The Trump administration will announce on Friday that the US is closing its southern border with Mexico in an effort to slow the spread of the coronavirus. “We’re looking at both our northern and our southern border,” said Chad Wolf, the head of homeland security.
The dad found a preparation sheet in his eight-year-old daughter’s room, listing all the ways she was getting ready to face coronavirus.
He shared a snap of the A4 document on his Facebook page, saying: “This is the reason why I need to stop talking quite so much about pandemics and the coronavirus part two – the eight-year-old edition.”
When Afghan villagers later complained about the death of the 25-year-old father of two, an Australian military investigation accepted the soldier’s claim that he killed the man lawfully in self defence.
The Australian Defence Force (ADF) said in a statement issued last night that the soldier had been identified and suspended from duty. In separate footage taken at the San Marco di Zingonia hospital in Bergamo, patients are seen lying on beds which are crammed into the corridor of the intensive care unit.
The video shows patients on ventilators in overcrowded rooms, showing how the crisis has overwhelmed even the high-quality health service in northern Italy.
Nirbhaya’s case caused outrage around the world, prompted a moment of reckoning for India over its endemic problem of sexual violence against women. However, while tougher new laws were introduced, including the death penalty for rape in some cases, the situation is widely regarded has having only got worse in India, with statistic showing a women is raped in India every 20 minutes. According to Thompson Reuters, India is the most dangerous place in the world to be a woman.
In November, the brutal gang rape and murder of a 27-year-old vet in Hyderabad, whose body was burned and dumped, once again caused a national scandal over the failure to tackle the issue of sexual violence.