Kenosha, a city of 100,000 on the Wisconsin-Illinois border about 60 miles north of Chicago, was braced for renewed protests ahead of the charges, with concrete barricades and metal fencing surrounded the Kenosha County Courthouse and plywood protecting many businesses. The Common Council on Monday night unanimously approved an emergency resolution giving the mayor the power to impose curfews, among other things, and Gov. Tony Evers activated 500 National Guard troops to assist. … [Read more...] about No charges against Wisconsin police officer who shot Jacob Blake
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"African countries are so desperately in need of a vaccine, not because of the health implications, but because of the economic implications," said Moore. "We'll soon be living in a two-tier world, where Western countries will be opening the door after vaccinating their populations and developing countries, especially in Africa, will lack access to the rest of the world." … [Read more...] about China keeps promising its African allies that coronavirus vaccines for the continent are a priority. But where are they?
Cambodia has secured doses for 3.2 million people under the COVAX initiative, but no details have been released on when those will arrive. Additional doses will be ordered from unspecified vaccine providers, said the prime minister, according to national press agency Agence Kampuchea Press. … [Read more...] about What we know about Asia Pacific’s Covid-19 vaccines