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US Calls for Release of Millions of Religious Prisoners During Pandemic


WASHINGTON – The United States on Thursday called on governments around the world to release millions of religious prisoners amid the coronavirus pandemic. Sam Brownback, United States Ambassador General for International Religious Freedom, told reporters that millions of religious minorities behind bars for practicing their religion should be released because …

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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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