24 February 2020


Nine countries close borders with Iran over coronavirus fears (45)
Iranian couple wearing protective masks to prevent contracting a coronavirus walk at Grand Bazaar in Tehran, Iran February 20, 2020. (File photo: WANA/Reuters) Matthew Amlôt, Al Arabiya English Monday, 24 February 2020 Nine countries bordering Iran and across the region have closed their borders to the country as the deadly coronavirus continues its spread throughout the Islamic Republic.
Russian military to conduct observation flight over Turkey (8)
By News Desk - 2020-02-24 Russian Su Fighter Jets Russian inspectors will perform an observation flight over Turkey in the framework of the Open Skies Treaty, Head of the Russian Defense Ministry's National Nuclear Risk Reduction Center Sergey Ryzhkov said. "The observation flight over the territory of Turkey will be performed on February 25-28, 2020 from the Open Skies airfield of Eskisehir.
Police move in on blockade in Tyendinaga, Ont., take protesters into custody (5)
Solarina Ho Writer @shtweet Contact SHARE TORONTO - A large number of Ontario Provincial Police vehicles and officers moved in on a Mohawk blockade adjacent to a railway in Tyendinaga, Ont., outside Belleville Monday morning, after supporters of the Wet'suwet'en hereditary chiefs remained in place despite a midnight deadline to clear the area in order to avoid a police investigation and potential charges.
DP World, partner acquire terminal in Canada (4)
DUBAI, 0 hours, 45 minutes ago DP World, a leading enabler of global trade, and one of the world's largest port operators, announced today it has completed the acquisition of Fraser Surrey Docks in Canada from Macquarie Infrastructure Partners (MIP) alongside its partner Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ). This acquisition complements DP World's footprint in Canada, which also
Canadian police move to clear indigenous protest in Ontario (4)
By ROB GILLIES TORONTO (AP) - Canadian police moved on Monday to clear an indigenous rail blockade in Ontario that has crippled freight and passenger rail traffic in most of eastern Canada for nearly three weeks. Ontario Provincial Police arrested some protesters on Tyendinaga Mohawk territory near Belleville, Ontario, east of Toronto. Demonstrators have set up blockades in British Columbia, Ontario, Alberta
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