China softens its position on the Corona virus, after protests and clashes with the police | Coronavirus pandemic news

China is softening its tone on the severity of COVID-19 and easing some coronavirus restrictions after anger over the world’s toughest pandemic restrictions sparked protests in several cities across the country, some of which led to clashes with police. With daily cases remaining near record levels even after a prolonged lockdown, China’s Vice Premier Sun … Read more

Coronavirus protests escalated in Guangzhou as China’s lockdown anger boiled over

SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) – People in Guangzhou, China’s manufacturing hub, clashed with white riot police wearing hazmat protective gear on Tuesday night, videos on social media showed, as frustration with strict COVID-19 rules boiled over. 19 three years later. epidemic. Clashes in the southern city constituted an escalation of protests In the commercial center of Shanghai, … Read more

Kherson: The Russians bombed the city of Ukraine only two weeks after its withdrawal

Kherson, Ukraine CNN – A slick of bloodstained water and a charred car wreck in Kherson As Russian shells swept into the city Thursday, killing four, according to local officials, and shattered any sense of calm. Russian President Vladimir Putin claims that he annexed this region, and that the people here are now Russian. But … Read more

Canada launches new Indo-Pacific strategy, focused on ‘disruptive’ China

OTTAWA (Reuters) – Canada on Sunday launched its long-awaited Indo-Pacific strategy, pledging more resources to deal with a “troubled” China as it works with the world’s second-biggest economy on climate change and trade issues. The 26-page document outlined spending of C$2.3 billion ($1.7 billion), including to bolster Canada’s military presence and cyber security in the … Read more

Wagner Group recruits from the Central African Republic abandoned in Ukraine

Abuja, Nigeria –The infamous Russian Wagner Group Have abandoned dozens of former Central African Republic (Central African Republic) in the Ukrainian region of Donbass after being conscripted to fight Vladimir Putin’s warTwo former combatants in the Central African Republic told The Daily Beast. CAR sources, which Wagner recruited after it quit the UPC rebel group … Read more

Ukraine remembers the Stalin-era famine as war rages on in Russia

Kyiv (Reuters) – Ukraine accused the Kremlin on Saturday of reviving Joseph Stalin’s “genocidal” methods, as Kyiv commemorated a Soviet-era famine that killed millions of Ukrainians in the winter of 1932-33. Holodomor Remembrance Day comes as Ukraine struggles to fend off invading Russian forces and deal with power outages caused by air strikes that Kyiv … Read more

The Russo-Ukrainian War at a Glance: What We Know on Day 276 of the Invasion | Ukraine

More than 6 million families in Ukraine are still affected by power outagesPresident Volodymyr Zelensky said, two days after Russia targeted strikes on the country’s energy infrastructure. As of this evening, power outages continue in most areas [of Ukraine] And in Kyiv. In total, more than 6 million subscribers,” Zelensky said in his evening address … Read more

Russia mounts its missile barrage on the restored Ukrainian city

Kherson, Ukraine – Natalia Khristenko’s body lay covered with a blanket in the hallway of her apartment building for hours throughout the night. City workers were at first too confused to take it back when they responded to a deadly barrage of attacks that rocked Ukrainesouth of Kherson. The 62-year-old had walked outside her home … Read more

South Korea’s president warns of a crackdown as truck drivers’ strike enters a second day

By Joo Min Park and Heekyeong Yang SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korean President Yoon Sok-yul warned that the government might intervene to end a nationwide strike by truck drivers, calling it an illegal and unacceptable move to take the national supply chain “hostage” during an economic crisis. Thousands of unionized truck drivers began their second … Read more