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Global Lockdown Tightens as Coronavirus Deaths Increase

Global lockdown tightens as coronavirus deaths mount

WASHINGTON – Blockages aimed at stopping the march of the coronavirus pandemic have spread worldwide as the epidemic in the United States has continued to accelerate with a death toll of 3,000. Despite streaks of hope in devastated Italy, harsh measures that have confined two-fifths of the world’s population to …

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Number of COVID-19 Cases in US Exceeds Italy and China


WASHINGTON – The United States is now the world leader in the number of confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases. There are nearly 86,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19 virus in the United States – about 16% of the world total of 532,000 – according to Johns Hopkins University. This places it in …

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US Designates 20 Individuals, Entities on Iran

US designates 20 individuals, entities on Iran

WASHINGTON – The United States on Thursday appointed 20 people and entities to support the Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard (QGC) Force (IRGC-QF) to violate Iraqi sovereignty and exploit its economy. “Some of these people help provide the financial support that allows the CGRI-QF to transfer lethal aid to Iranian-backed terrorist …

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Two US Congress Members Test Positive for Corona


FLORIDA, USA – On Wednesday, two American lawmakers, including a representative from Florida, became the first members of Congress to announce that they have tested positive for the new coronavirus. The office of Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart said in a statement that “not long ago, he was informed that he had …

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Trump Suspends Travel from Europe for 30 Days, Except UK


WASHINGTON – US President Donald Trump has announced that the United States will temporarily suspend most trips from the European Union, while the country is dealing with the spread of the coronavirus and the White House grappling with the gravity of the situation. The restrictions, which would start on Friday …

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