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May 20, 2021

Israel and Hamas agree to a cease-fire

The Israeli government and Hamas said they had agreed to a cease-fire late Thursday after 11 days of violence that saw over 200 Palestinians and 12 […]
May 20, 2021

Vaccines Effective Against Variants But Overseas Travel Not Safe – WHO

Progress against the coronavirus pandemic remains “fragile” and international travel should be avoided, the World Health Organization’s Europe director warned on Thursday (May 20), but stressed […]
May 20, 2021

World’s largest iceberg, nearly four times size of New York City, forms in Antarctica

A giant slab of ice almost four times the size of New York City has sheared off from the frozen edge of Antarctica into the Weddell Sea, becoming […]
May 20, 2021

Cross Rivers governor Ayade dumps PDP for APC

Cross Rivers State Governor Ben Ayade has dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Aayde announced his decision on Thursday […]
May 20, 2021

Israel-Gaza conflict: attacks ease after Biden calls for ‘significant de-escalation

Israel and Palestinian militants halted their fire for several hours early on Thursday as efforts to reach a truce appeared to gather momentum, a day after […]
May 20, 2021

Nancy Pelosi Calls On World Leaders To Boycott China 2022 Olympics

US House Speaker, Nancy Pelosi has slammed China’s human rights violations against the Uighurs and other ethnic minorities, calling for a boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympics in […]
May 20, 2021

Texas governor signs law that bans abortion as early as 6 weeks

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has signed a bill that bans abortion as early as six weeks into pregnancy, in what abortion rights advocates have called one […]
May 20, 2021

U.S. House Democrats offer resolution blocking $735 million Israel weapons sale

Democratic U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday introduced a resolution seeking to block a $735 million sale of precision-guided weapons to Israel, a symbolic response to conflict between […]

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