Month: March 2021

Naval Officer Busted Selling Top NATO Secrets to Russia for Just $6K – The Daily Beast

ROME—Italian secret service agents backed by Carabinieri military police swooped in on a clandestine meeting in a Roman parking garage early Wednesday morning just as an Italian navy officer named as Walter Biot was handing a secret dossier of Italian state secrets and classified NATO documents to a Russian spy who had a reportedly paltry …

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Defense takes aim at bystanders in George Floyd case – POLITICO

“As the crowd grew in size, seemingly so too did their anger,” Nelson said in his opening statement on Monday. “And remember, there’s more to the scene than just what the officers see in front of them. There are people behind them, there are people across the street, there are cars stopping, people yelling. There …

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France to close schools, ban domestic travel as virus surges – Fox News

French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday announced a three-week nationwide school closure and a month-long domestic travel ban, as the rapid spread of coronavirus infections ramped up pressure on hospitals. In a televised address to the nation, Macron said efforts are needed as “the epidemic is accelerating.” “We’re going to close nursery, elementary and high schools …

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Swiss hostage in Mali: Remains of missionary identified – Yahoo News

Béatrice Stöckli (seen here in 2012) was held by an affiliate of al-Qaeda The remains of a Swiss woman held hostage for more than four years in Mali have been found and identified, the Swiss foreign ministry says. Béatrice Stöckli was a Christian missionary in Timbuktu when she was kidnapped by jihadists in 2016. A …

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U.S. braces for potential fourth COVID-19 wave as variants spread, especially among youth – CBS This Morning

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Iceland volcano: photographer runs away as lava flows towards him – Guardian News

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You and the Algorithm: It Takes Two to Tango – medium.com

In a recent article for The Atlantic, Adrienne LaFrance compared Facebook to a Doomsday Machine: “a device built with the sole purpose of destroying all human life.” In the Netflix documentary The Social Dilemma, the filmmakers imagine a digital control room where engineers press buttons and turn dials to manipulate a teenage boy through his …

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Canada pauses AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine for under 55 – Fox News

TORONTO – Canada on Monday suspended the use of the Oxford-AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine for people under age 55 following concerns it might be linked to rare blood clots. The National Advisory Committee on Immunization had recommended the pause for safety reasons and the Canadian provinces, which administer health in the country, announced the suspension Monday. …

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Brazil closes out deadliest month of pandemic by far – FRANCE 24

Issued on: 31/03/2021 – 19:26 Advertising Read more Rio de Janeiro (AFP) Brazil closed out its deadliest month of the coronavirus pandemic by far on Wednesday as a surge of Covid-19 patients overwhelmed hospitals, forcing doctors to make agonizing decisions over whom to give life-saving care. With 57,606 Covid-19 deaths from March 1 to 30, …

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China Media Warns Japan Against Siding With U.S. Over Taiwan – Newsweek

A Communist Party newspaper says Japan faces “grave” consequences—including countermeasures by Beijing—if it sides with the United States over the question of Taiwan’s security in the face of an increasingly assertive China. Japan’s Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga and President Joe Biden will together stress the importance of stability in the Taiwan Strait following their summit …

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