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Covid 19 coronavirus: How did the airport worker get Covid 19? Chris Hipkins with the latest
Covid-19 Response Minister Chris Hipkins is providing the latest update at 1pm on the Auckland airport worker who tested positive yesterday despite being fully vaccinated. He will be accompanied by Dr Caroline McElnay, the director of public health, and ...

Middle East states dominate list of top executioners in 2020 - Amnesty
Iran, Egypt, Iraq and Saudi Arabia follow China in Amnesty's list of who executes the most people.

Chad's President Idriss Deby killed in frontline clashes with rebels, state TV reports
Chad's long-serving President Idriss Deby has died from injuries suffered on the frontline, an African diplomatic source told CNN on Tuesday.

Bennett scores two goals, Knight makes 33 saves in NHL debut
Sam Bennett scored two goals and Spencer Knight made 33 saves in his NHL debut to lift the Florida Panthers over the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-1 on Tuesday night.

Punching through turmoil: Pro boxer helps medical staff cope
PARIS (AP) — Hassan N’Dam, former middleweight boxing champion of the world, wanted to repay the French hospital that cared for his father-in-law through his bout with COVID-19.

👉 A major cyber attack under way. A sophisticated state-based actor is targeting all levels of Australian government and a range of... via Hvper.com
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Idriss Déby: Chad's future rocked by president's battlefield death