The Assad regime has not been forthcoming with information and if action is not taken, it could become a coronavirus hotspot.
The US Senate unanimously passed a $2-trillion bill aimed at helping unemployed workers and industries hurt by the coronavirus pandemic, as well as providing billions of dollars to buy urgently needed medical equipment.
Visions of regime change in China and Iran due to Covid-19 represent a strain of Western callousness.
The US trails far behind other countries that prioritise humanity over politics.
More than 18,500 people have died from Covid-19 globally, according to the Johns Hopkins pandemic tracker.
The global pandemic has led to a shift in international relations away from globalism.
Weinstein had arrived at Wende Correctional Facility, a maximum security prison east of Buffalo, New York, on Wednesday after being housed at New York City's Rikers Island jail.
Riot occurs at the Anuradhapura prison as inmates complained about authorities' decision to not allow visitors as a move to contain the coronavirus.
Botswana Wildlife Producers Association has now asked the government to extend the hunting season which was due to commence next month, after the coronavirus pandemic spread across the globe.
While the elderly and those with pre-existing medical conditions are the hardest hit by the virus, World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus warned that young people were also vulnerable.
Botched responses from governments have ranged from denial to disinformation while exacerbating a global leadership vacuum.
Neither the leaders of India, Pakistan nor Afghanistan have shown the domestic urgency or the regional diplomacy required to tackle the spread of Covid-19.
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