Pakistan announced Tuesday it would resume vaccinations against polio next week, months after the drive against this crippling children's disease was halted because the novel coronavirus had overwhelmed the country’s health system.
The trial of an alleged Islamic extremist charged with policing a brutal Islamic regime in Timbuktu after al-Qaida linked rebels overran the historic Malian desert city in 2012 opened Tuesday at the International Criminal Court in The Hague.
Huawei Technologies reported Tuesday that its revenue grew 13.1% in the first half of the year compared with a year earlier, despite sanctions from the U.S and challenges from the coronavirus pandemic.
The British government is reportedly poised to backtrack on plans to give Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei a limited role in the U.K.'s new high-speed mobile phone network, a decision with broad implications for relations between the two countries.
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