Coronavirus updates: 14 other states have COVID-related illness in kids, Cuomo says

A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 295,000 people worldwide. More than 4.3 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according to data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University. The actual numbers are […]

UN says AIDS deaths could double in sub-Saharan Africa due to COVID-19

The number of deaths from AIDS-related illnesses in sub-Saharan Africa could double if HIV patients are deprived of healthcare due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the UN said on Monday, May 11. In a joint statement with the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), the World Health Organisation (WHO) warned that over 500,000 HIV sufferers […]

Pompeo says Iran is attempting to ‘foment terror’ amid coronavirus outbreak

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday that Iran is trying to “foment terror” while the world struggles to get a grip on the coronavirus pandemic, a report said. The AFP reported that Pompeo made the comment during a stop in Israel where he is expected to meet with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to discuss, […]