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Polish women interrupt religious services to protest against the ban on abortion

Sunday marked the fourth day of protests after the Polish Supreme Court ruled on Thursday that abortion due to fetal defects is unconstitutional, meaning that the only circumstances in which resolution is legal are cases of rape, incest. or when the mother’s life is in danger. The ruling sparked furious demonstrations that spilled over the weekend in cities including Warsaw, …

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Crew safe, 7 detained after a British special forces tanker raid

LONDON (AP) – Seven illegal immigrants hijacked when British naval special forces stormed an oil tanker in the English Channel have been arrested on suspicion of hijacking, police said Monday. Hampshire police said the men, believed to have come from Nigeria, were being held in several police stations on charges of “seizing or controlling a ship by the use of …

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The latest: WHO says national blockades can be avoided

GENEVA – The World Health Organization says national blockades could be avoided to fight the latest wave of coronavirus cases if people are willing to make sacrifices and “if everyone does their part”. In a press conference on Monday, Maria Van Kerkhove, WHO’s technical lead on COVID-19, said she hoped countries would use other tools to disrupt transmission, including strengthening …

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Coronavirus real-time updates: Rural areas in the United States see case numbers rise

October 26, 2020 at 10:35 am EDT Fox News president and prominent personalities said to quarantine after possible post-debate exposure Of Sarah Ellison and Kim Bellware Eight days into a presidential election, the Fox News president and key members of the network’s election team were told to quarantine after being exposed to someone who tested positive for the coronavirus. Until …

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The latest: cities in England under stricter restrictions

The great city of Warrington is the latest part of England to be put under stricter restrictions as part of a three-tier system to slow the spread of the coronavirus The last one: the city of England is subject to stricter restrictions by The Associated Press The Associated Press LONDON – The large city of Warrington is the latest part …

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Chilean president hails “triumph” as voters withdraw from eliminating dictatorship-era constitution

Preliminary results late Sunday showed Chileans overwhelmingly supported drafting a new constitution. With nearly 87% of the votes counted, more than 78% voted in favor of the measure, according to the country’s electoral service. A new government charter was a central call for vigorous anti-government demonstrations on economic inequality that erupted last year. “This triumph of democracy should fill us …

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The United States is threatening to destroy Iranian missiles shipped to Venezuela

EXCLUSIVE: The United States is warning that it will destroy potential long-range Iranian missile shipments delivered to the Maduro regime in Venezuela, a senior administration official tells Fox News. “The transfer of long-range missiles from Iran to Venezuela is not acceptable to the United States and will not be tolerated or permitted,” said Elliott Abrams, State Department Special Representative for …

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German police investigate arson against major infectious disease institute’s coronavirus response

Authorities in Berlin are investigating what appeared to be an arson attack on the German Institute for Infectious Diseases that was driving the country’s response to the coronavirus pandemic. Police said a security guard witnessed several people around 2:40 local time throwing bottle-based incendiary devices at the facade of the Robert Koch Institute (RKI), located in Berlin’s Tempelhof neighborhood, according …

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Gunmen attack a school in Cameroon, killing several children

At least seven children died and 12 were injured in the accident, according to Reuters. Cameroonian Prime Minister Joseph Dion Ngute said nine students died and condemned a “vile act of wickedness”. “I bow to the memory of these innocent kids” he tweeted on Sunday. “I urge all Cameroonians to firmly oppose these acts of atrocity. The Republic will not …

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