World Coronavirus: between reconfining or delaying, the executive hesitates on the measures to be adopted
WHO chief calls on Tanzania to combat Covid
The head of the World Health Organization on Sunday appealed to Tanzania to take "robust action" to combat Covid-19 in the country, where the president has long played down the virus. "This underscores the need for Tanzania to take robust action both to safeguard their own people and protect populations in these countries and beyond," he said in a statement.President John Magufuli has claimed coronavirus has been has fended off by prayer in Tanzania, and refused to take measures to curb its spread.
Ifestimated Monday that it was still necessary to hold "four to six weeks" against , in the meantime, it is rather a new tightening of measures which awaits part of the French . While hospital pressure remains strong, and a local reconfinement at the weekend has already been established in Dunkirk and part of the Alpes-Maritimes, a new health defense council must be held on Wednesday, before possible announcements by , Thursday. But the government, which multiplies the consultations, struggles to find the right measures.
England's legal limits on social contact set to end in June - hugs may be allowed from May
The prime minister has said England is going to start "reclaiming our freedoms" - with all legal limits on people's social contact set to end by 21 June. Unveiling his long-awaited roadmap for easing the country's third COVID-19 lockdown, Boris Johnson said he hoped the nation was on a "one-way road to freedom" after a "wretched year", declaring: "The end really is in sight."After schools reopen on 8 March, with some outdoor restrictions lifted by 29 March, Mr Johnson said the next step would be to reopen beer gardens and hairdressers in England from 12 April at the earliest.
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Faced with a high plateau of hospitalizations, deaths and contaminations, there are not many options left for the executive. Emmanuel Macron therefore asked his ministers to extol the effectiveness of the curfew everywhere, both to better show the interest of strengthening it until a possible confinement at the weekend, but also to explain that it is is the only option to avoid a blanket re-containment.Hidalgo refuses any confinement on the weekend
The other obsession of the executive, which changed gear a week ago by accepting local confinements, is that all these local measures are consistent from city to city. the other to avoid a domino effect in the event of uncontrolled initiatives.
Canada: Parliament recognizes a "genocide" against the Uyghurs, protests from China
© AFP PHOTO / PHILIPPE LOPEZ To support their demand, the Canadian deputies point in particular to "political and anti-religious indoctrination", "forced labor And "the destruction of cultural sites" suffered by the Uyghur Muslim minority in Xinjiang. On Monday February 22, Canadian deputies adopted a non-binding motion equating China's treatment of its Uyghur minority with "genocide". This angered Beijing, who called the motion a "malicious provocation".
Tuesday evening, the entourage of the Prime Minister confided to Europe 1 that no scenario was privileged, and that the consultations with the elected officials in the departments continue Wednesday. But beyond the official version, the first consultations still made it possible to guess the tracks envisaged by the government, in particular in Paris, where the prefect of police proposed to the town hall a reconfinement of the capital on the weekend., who fully understood that the idea came directly from the Élysée. The fact remains that one absolute certainty remains: we are heading towards new measures.
Phoebe Burgess puppy 'Banjo' - as Sam Armytage says goodbye on Sunrise .
They've both worked as journalists, both have home in the NSW Southern Highlands, and now Phoebe Burgess and Samantha Armytage have one more thing in common. In a post on Instagram on Wednesday, Phoebe, 31, shared that she'd adopted a Dachshund puppy named 'Banjo'.It's the same name Samantha, 44, gave to her beloved Labrador, who she regularly shares photos of on Instagram.