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Exclusive: U.S. warns governments, firms against aiding Iran fuel shipments to Venezuela - envoy

Saturday  00:06,   30 may 2020

Seeking to deter further shipments of Iranian fuel to Venezuela, the Trump administration has quietly warned foreign governments, seaports, shipping companies and insurers that they could face stiff U.S. sanctions if they aid the tanker flotilla,... >>>

Masks, attestation ... The new rules in Ile-de-France transport set this weekend

Saturday  00:05,   30 may 2020

© LP / Aurélie Ladet In order to maintain physical distance in Ile-de-France transport, half of the seats have been condemned in the trains, and around 5,000 police officers are mobilized to filter access to certain stations and stations. It is a... >>>

North Korea accuses U.S. of hurting its image with cyber threat warning

Friday  23:16,   29 may 2020

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea accused the United States of smear tactics on Friday after Washington renewed accusations last month that Pyongyang was responsible for malicious cyber attacks. © Reuters/Kevin Lamarque FILE PHOTO: Pictures of the... >>>

WWII aircraft discovered on English beach after 76 years

Friday  22:32,   29 may 2020

A British couple have found the wreckage of a crashed World War II fighter plane, believed to be a Bristol Beaufighter TF.X aircraft, on a beach in northeastern England. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) {... >>>

Trump announces US ‘terminating’ relationship with WHO

Friday  22:32,   29 may 2020

President Trump on Friday announced that the U.S. is "terminating" its relationship with the embattled World Health Organization (WHO) over its failure to enact reforms in the face of U.S. concerns over its handling of the coronavirus pandemic and... >>>

Trump tells administration to begin process of eliminating Hong Kong privileges

Friday  22:32,   29 may 2020

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he was directing his administration to begin the process of eliminating special treatment for Hong Kong in response to China plans to impose new security legislation in the territory. © Thomson Reuters U.S. >>>

Monkeys 'escape with coronavirus samples' after attacking lab assistant

Friday  21:25,   29 may 2020

A gang of monkeys attacked a laboratory assistant and escaped with a batch of coronavirus blood test samples, it has been reported. 1/3 SLIDES © Getty Monkeys get on a motorcycle to eat fruits from a box during a the lockdown in New Delhi 2/3 SLIDES >>>

WHO, 37 countries launch alliance to share tools to battle COVID-19

Friday  21:25,   29 may 2020

HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/WHO (UPDATE 1, PIX):UPDATE 1-WHO, 37 countries launch alliance to share tools to battle COVID-19While the push by mostly developing nations, called the COVID-19 Technology Access Pool, won praise from groups including Doctors... >>>

Petition calling for UK PM's aide to be sacked passes one million signatures

Friday  21:25,   29 may 2020

Petition calling for UK PM's aide to be sacked passes one million signaturesDominic Cummings travelled 400 km (250 miles) from London to the northern English city of Durham in March with his four-year-old son and his wife, who was sick with... >>>

Well-preserved Roman mosaic unearthed in Italian vineyard

Friday  21:05,   29 may 2020

SOAVE, Italy (AP) — Archaeologists have briefly revealed a well-preserved mosaic floor of an ancient Roman villa first discovered almost a century ago near the northern Italian city of Verona.   require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function... >>>

FOCUS 3 Hong Kong dispute unsettles European investors at the end of the month

Friday  20:10,   29 may 2020

* New edition of the trade conflict USA / China fears * "Jacobs" coffee provider with successful market debut * Tui cancels further trips - share breaks * Interactive graphic to spread the Coronavirus https://tmsnrt.rs/3aIRuz7 * Interactive graphic >>>

12-meter long fin whale washes up dead on UK beach

Friday  19:50,   29 may 2020

LONDON (AP) — Police have urged people to stay away from a 40-foot (12-meter) long whale, believed to be a juvenile, that washed up dead on a beach in southeast England. Images posted on social media show the giant mammal, thought to be a fin whale, >>>

Deconfinement in Pau: Bayrou "decided to lead a revolt" against Air France which offers only two flights to Paris

Friday  19:50,   29 may 2020

The company plans to resume its connection between Charles-de-Gaulle and Pau airports with two weekly flights to at the end of June, against nine flights before the coronavirus crisis © Mickaël Bosredon / 20 Minutes Air France airline COUP DE... >>>

Poor and black, northeast Brazil faces virus 'hurricane'

Friday  19:06,   29 may 2020

Brazil's northeast, a harsh place of arid land, cyclical drought and crushing poverty, is emerging as the next crisis zone in the coronavirus pandemic. As the virus surges in Brazil -- which now has the second-most cases in the world after the... >>>

India: Doctor Naqvi, a physiotherapist tested by the coronavirus

Friday  18:40,   29 may 2020

© RFI / Sébastien Farcis Saif Hassan Naqvi, physiotherapist-osteopath in the south of New Delhi, has resumed his practice wearing a full suit. New Delhi has started its deconfinement, most of the public transport works again, as well as most of the >>>