Authorities in Bangladesh have confirmed the first death of a Rohingya refugee from the coronavirus, as infections rise in sprawling camps where more than 1 million Rohingya Muslims have been living since fleeing from neighboring Myanmar.
Hours after a carefully orchestrated declaration by President Donald Trump to send out the military and ?dominate the streets,? American cities were engulfed in more violence and destruction that overshadowed peaceful protests demanding justice after generations of racism.
The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. COVID-19 causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death.
South American countries at the epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic are choosing to reopen even as case numbers rise, ignoring the example set by Europe in which nations waited for the worst to pass.
Reigniting a bitter row between key U.S. allies, South Korea on Tuesday said it will reopen a complaint filed with the World Trade Organization over Japan?s tightened controls on technology exports to its companies, blaming Tokyo for an alleged lack of commitment in resolving mutual grievances.
Hong Kong’s leader on Tuesday criticized the ?double standards? of foreign governments over national security, pointing to the current unrest in the United States as an example of how attitudes differ when protests hit home.
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