By Nikolaj Skydsgaard and Jacob Gronholt-Pedersen. COPENHAGEN (Reuters) -Denmark on Wednesday became the first country to stop using AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine altogether, following news of its possible link to very rare blood clot cases, health authorities said ... .
US PresidentJoe Biden on Wednesday officially announced that American troops will return from Afghanistan on Sept. 11, saying "It is time to end the forever war." ... "We went to Afghanistan because of a horrific attack that happened 20 years ago, that cannot explain why we should remain there in 2021," said the president ... We were attacked ... .
Alexei Navalny filed a complaint from his Pokrov prison, east of Moscow. But not for the reasons one might imagine. As reported by French regional daily Sud Ouest, the historical opponent of Vladimir Putin, victim of an alleged poisoning in the summer of 2020, has filed a complaint on religious grounds ... His stated goal ... Clickfor original article.
PresidentJoe Biden is advancing controversial Trump-era plans to transfer $23.4 billion in sophisticated weaponry to the United Arab Emirates, a State Department spokesperson told HuffPost on Tuesday ― despite concerns from influential lawmakers and progressive activists, as well as the Biden administration’s promise to review the package ...U.S ... 1 ... 2.
(credit. ElenaLacey). Over the last few years, researchers have found a shocking number of vulnerabilities in seemingly basic code that underpins how devices communicate with the Internet ... They all would allow an attacker to either crash a device and take it offline or gain control of it remotely ... .
Haitian Prime MinisterJoseph Jouthe announced early Wednesday that he has resigned, as the country faces a spike in killings and kidnappings and prepares for an upcoming constitutional referendum and a general election later this year ...MinisterClaude Joseph has been appointed PM,” Moise tweeted in French ... Moise was re-elected a year later ... .
A report on the assessment of the Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine will be ready next week the European Medicines Agency (EMA) said today. It is reviewing very rare cases of unusual blood clots that occurred in the United States in people who got the vaccine ... Read More ... It is seen as particularly useful because it only involves one shot ... .
PARIS. France is sticking to its plan to give over-55s the Johnson & Johnson vaccine suspended in the US and over rare blood clots, a government spokesman said Wednesday ... That plan appeared to be in jeopardy after Johnson & Johnson said Tuesday it would delay rollout of the vaccine in Europe after it was suspended in the US ... Download ... .
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