18 August 2022


Lack of help for Tigray crisis is due to skin color, WHO chief suggests (5)
World Health Organization Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus - himself an ethnic Tigrayan - said the situation caused by the ongoing conflict in his home country of Ethiopia is worse than any other humanitarian crisis in the world. (Salvatore Di Nolfi / Associated Press) By MARIA CHENG and CARA ANNA Associated Press Aug.
WHO slams 'unimaginable cruelty' inflicted on Tigray (5)
Author: AFP Update: 17.08.2022 18:44 The Tigray conflict has unleashed a deep humanitarian crisis, say aid experts / © AFP/File The World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday branded the "man-made catastrophe" in Ethiopia's Tigray region the "worst disaster on Earth" - and slammed global leaders for overlooking the humanitarian crisis. WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said "unimaginable cruelty" was being
Kenya's Ruto Says 'no Time To Waste' After Vote Win (1)
Mohammad Ali (@ChaudhryMAli88) Published August 18, 2022 | 01:10 AM Nairobi, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 18th Aug, 2022 ) :Kenya's president-elect William Ruto vowed Wednesday that his new administration would be transparent, saying there was no time to waste in meeting the "huge expectations" of Kenyans. His comments came as controversy continued to swirl around the election body that declared Ruto the winner of the closely-fought August 9 poll
Anger as US court says teen not 'mature' enough for abortion (2)
Author: AFP Update: 18.08.2022 02:05 Abortion rights activists rally in Miami in June 2022 after the US Supreme Court struck down the right to abortion / © AFP/File An appeals court in Florida has upheld a ruling that a 16-year-old girl is not "sufficiently mature" enough to get an abortion - a decision that sparked the ire of some US lawmakers. Two months after the Supreme Court overturned nationwide access to the
CCTV+: Xi visits northeast China's Liaoning, stressing industrial restructuring, flood control USA - English (1)
News provided by CCTV+ Aug 17, 2022, 03:15 ET Share this article BEIJING, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ - Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday afternoon inspected the city of Jinzhou, northeast China's Liaoning Province, stressing importance of accelerating industrial restructuring and taking solid measures for flood control. Continue Reading Xi, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central
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