Sudan’s Partners Pledge almost $2Bn but Is it Enough? — Global Issues

The Sudan Partnership Conference, which took place via teleconference, pledged $1.8 billion to support the transitional government as well as facilitating access to loans and partial or total debt relief by some countries. Courtesy: CC by 2.0/Nina R by Reem Abbas (khartoum) Friday, June 26, 2020 Inter Press Service KHARTOUM, Jun 26 (IPS) – This […]

EU to welcome travellers from approved countries, U.S. unlikely to make the cut

BRUSSELS — European Union envoys are close to finalizing a list of countries whose citizens will be allowed to enter Europe again, possibly from late next week, EU diplomats confirmed Saturday. Americans are almost certain to be excluded in the short term due to the number of U.S. coronavirus cases. The envoys were expected to […]

Florida counties fight coronavirus surge by closing beaches, mailing out masks

Amid rising numbers of coronavirus cases in Florida, all beaches in Miami-Dade County will be closed for the July 4 weekend, the county’s top executive said Friday. Beaches and parks will also be off-limits for public viewing of fireworks, Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez said in a statement. “Fireworks displays must be viewed from […]