In a May 6 report, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention surveyed 54 state and territorial health departments for data on confirmed COVID-19 infections in all correctional facilities – local jails, state prisons and federal prisons and detention centers. Thirty-seven of those agencies provided data between April 22-28, reporting just under 5,000 inmate cases.
“We prayed that we can rise up, put a stop to this calamity to allow us to return back to our homes,” said 44-year-old evacuee Annie Villanueva. “A lot of families like us want to be together in our own homes and stand up.”
【“W】【e 】【re】【gr】【et】【 t】【he】【 s】【ud】【de】【n 】【re】【si】【gn】【at】【io】【n 】【an】【no】【un】【ce】【me】【nt】【 o】【f 】【Pr】【im】【e 】【Mi】【ni】【st】【er】【 A】【be】【, 】【wh】【o 】【ha】【s 】【le】【ft】【 m】【an】【y 】【me】【an】【in】【gf】【ul】【 a】【ch】【ie】【ve】【me】【nt】【s 】【as】【 J】【ap】【an】【’s】【 l】【on】【ge】【st】【-s】【er】【vi】【ng】【 p】【ri】【me】【 m】【in】【is】【te】【r,】【 a】【nd】【 h】【as】【 a】【ls】【o 】【es】【pe】【ci】【al】【ly】【 p】【la】【ye】【d 】【a 】【la】【rg】【e 】【ro】【le】【 f】【or】【 d】【ev】【el】【op】【me】【nt】【 i】【n 】【So】【ut】【h 】【Ko】【re】【a 】【an】【d 】【Ja】【pa】【n’】【s 】【bi】【la】【te】【ra】【l 】【re】【la】【ti】【on】【s.】
【In 20】【09 th】【e U.N】【. est】【ablis】【hed t】【he co】【urt i】【n Lei】【dsche】【ndam,】【 a su】【burb 】【of Th】【e Hag】【ue, N】【ether】【lands】【, whi】【ch ho】【uses 】【numer】【ous i】【ntern】【ation】【al co】【urts,】【 to e】【nsure】【 it c】【ould 】【opera】【te se】【curel】【y and】【 inde】【pende】【ntly.】【 The 】【“hybr】【id” c】【ourt’】【s rul】【es ar】【e bas】【ed on】【 Leba】【nese 】【crimi】【nal l】【aw an】【d int】【ernat】【ional】【 law,】【 and 】【judge】【s are】【 a mi】【x of 】【Leban】【ese a】【nd in】【terna】【tiona】【l mag】【istra】【tes.】
【“W】【e 】【ne】【ed】【 t】【o 】【se】【nd】【 a】【 m】【es】【sa】【ge】【 o】【f 】【fi】【rm】【ne】【ss】【, 】【an】【d 】【no】【t 】【we】【ak】【ne】【ss】【,”】【 s】【ai】【d 】【Se】【na】【to】【r 】【Ji】【m 】【Ri】【sc】【h,】【 t】【he】【 R】【ep】【ub】【li】【ca】【n 】【ch】【ai】【rm】【an】【 o】【f 】【th】【e 】【Se】【na】【te】【 F】【or】【ei】【gn】【 R】【el】【at】【io】【ns】【 C】【om】【mi】【tt】【ee】【.】
In a joint statement read out by the Turkish and Russian foreign ministers, the two sides said the secure corridor would stretch 6 km (3.7 miles) to the north and 6 km to the south of the M4 highway. They said their defense ministers would agree on the parameters of the corridor within seven days.
“We urge you all to reduce your cost levels to a minimum level to ensure safe operations,” KLM Chief Financial Officer Erik Swelheim wrote in a message to executives first reported by Dutch news agency ANP. “Only ‘must-do’ expenditure is allowed.”
【In 】【a f】【res】【h r】【oun】【d o】【f s】【tim】【ulu】【s, 】【Pri】【me 】【Min】【ist】【er 】【Sco】【tt 】【Mor】【ris】【on 】【on 】【Wed】【nes】【day】【 pr】【omi】【sed】【 gr】【eat】【er 】【spe】【ndi】【ng 】【on 】【def】【enc】【e i】【n a】【 bi】【d t】【o g】【row】【 th】【e c】【oun】【try】【’s 】【mil】【ita】【ry 】【and】【 su】【ppo】【rt 】【4,0】【00 】【job】【s.】<
In a July 30 letter seen by Reuters, EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell cited the coronavirus pandemic and the nomination of President Donald Trump’s hawkish Latin America adviser Mauricio Claver-Carone as reasons to postpone the planned Sept. 12 vote until after March.
In a gesture to further boost investor confidence, the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) said on Wednesday it will help foreign-invested firms resume work and expand sectors in which foreign investment is encouraged.