The attack was an eerie throwback to deadly attacks at schools in China over past years that prompted security upgrades and that authorities have blamed largely on people bearing grudges or who had unidentified mental illnesses.
Signs of mounting hunger are already being felt around the region, where desperate citizens are violating quarantines to go out in search of money and food and hanging red and white flags from their homes in a cry for aid.
A US-based civil rights group tells TRT World that the victim is a hero providing an essential service during this pandemic, and yet he was disrespected, attacked and humiliated as if he were a criminal.
Most of the country's 450-million-strong workforce in the informal economy have no means of reaching home and staying indoors for the 21 days of shutdown.
Most migrants have much more deeply-rooted reasons to leave everything behind and walk towards the unknown.
In a country that produces enough food to feed 10 times its population, around eight percent of Argentinians can hardly afford one meal per day.
German police have found no trace of a 100-kg Canadian coin since an elaborate late-night heist in March 2017 from the Bode Museum.
Vote counting continues after Zimbabweans participated in polls in which former leader Robert Mugabe was not on the ballot for the first time in the nation's nearly four-decade history.
Police set up checkpoints on roads leading from Arcahaie prison and detained several people without identity cards.
Turkish officials say the 38-year-old man who was shot by security officers outside of the Israeli embassy has no links to terror groups and no criminal record.
Two attacks in northwest Pakistan within hours of each other claimed by Jamaatul Ahrar (JA)
Israeli prime minister rebukes top general Yair Golan over his comments implicitly comparing Israeli society to Nazi Germany
Subscribe to our Youtube channel for all latest in-depth, on the ground reporting from around the world.
Copyright © 2020 TRT World.