African nations have prepared a draft resolution at the U.N.?s top human rights body that singles out the United States and would launch intense international scrutiny of systemic racism against people of African descent in the wake of recent high-profile killings of blacks by American police.
At least three Indian soldiers, including a senior army officer, were killed in a confrontation with Chinese troops along their disputed frontier high in the Himalayas where thousands of soldiers on both sides have been facing off for over a month, the Indian army said Tuesday.
The number of people in the U.K. claiming job-related benefits increased by a monthly 23.3% in May to 2.8 million, according to official figures released Tuesday that likely underestimate the heavy toll on the labor market of the coronavirus lockdown.
Whether it’s German tourists basking in Spain?s sunshine or Parisians renewing their love affair with their city, Monday?s border openings between several European nations and the jettisoning of more restrictions offered Europeans a taste of pre-coronavirus life ? a life they will never again take for granted.
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