Violence spreads in US as Trump faces anger for ordering force - AFP - newsheadline247.com
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Violence spreads in US as Trump faces anger for ordering force

Foreign By AFP Violence and looting spread early Tuesday to more US cities as President Donald Trump faced heated criticism for using force outside the White House to dispel peaceful demonstrators against racial injustice. Once-in-a-generation protests have brought a multiracial and overwhelmingly peaceful coalition into the streets for the past week but each night has Read more

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WHO suspends trial of hydroxychloroquine as COVID-19 treatment

“The decision on suspending enrolment for trials using hydroxychloroquine was “a temporary measure” By AFP The World Health Organization said Monday it had “temporarily” suspended clinical trials of hydroxychloroquine as a potential treatment for COVID-19 being carried out across a range of countries as a precautionary measure. The decision came after the publication last week Read more

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EU backs WHO after Trump pull-out threat

By AFP The European Union backed the World Health Organisation and multilateral efforts to fight the coronavirus on Tuesday after US President Donald Trump threatened to quit the global agency. “This is the time for solidarity, not the time for finger pointing or for undermining multilateral cooperation,” European foreign affairs spokeswoman Virginie Battu-Henriksson told reporters. Read more