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Mexico surpasses France in coronavirus death toll

A police officer surveys a closed road in the city center after amenities and businesses were closed for the second time this weekend due to congestion in recent days as the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues, in Mexico City, Mexico July 4, 2020. REUTERS / Carlos Jasso MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico reported 523 more coronavirus deaths on Saturday, pushing its …

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United Arab Emirates orders government shake-up when coronavirus strikes economy | News

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has announced a broad restructuring of the government on Sunday for more “agile and speedy” decision-making amid the coronavirus pandemic, merging government entities and appointing new finance and industry ministers. The head of Abu Dhabi’s national oil company ADNOC, Sultan al-Jaber, was appointed Minister of Industry and Advanced Minister of Technology and Abdullah al-Marri was …

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France will not ban Huawei, but encourages 5G telecom to avoid it: report

PARIS (Reuters) – The head of the French cybersecurity agency ANSSI said it would not be a total ban on using Huawei’s equipment in the rollout of the French 5G telecommunications network, but that it was pressuring French telecoms to avoid switching to it Chinese company. FILE PHOTO: The Huawei logo is depicted at IFA’s Consumer Technology Fair in Berlin, …

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USA, China speeds up South China Sea tension with new military exercises

USS Nimitz and USS Ronald Reagan are now in the South China Sea for military exercises, a US Navy official confirmed to Fox News. “The purpose is to show an unequivocal signal to our partners and allies that we have committed to regional security and stability,” said the CEO. George Wikoff to the Wall Street Journal, which was the first …

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Fire at Iran’s nuclear plant in Natanz caused significant damage | News

A fire that broke out at Iran’s nuclear plant Natanz last week caused significant damage that could slow the development of advanced centrifuges, an Iranian nuclear worker said on Sunday. No one was injured in the mysterious leaves last Thursday at the site, said Behrouz Kamalvandi, spokesman for Iran’s Atomic Energy Organization. Iran’s highest security body on Friday said the …

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Iran nuclear power: Natanz fire caused “significant” damage

Image copyright @aeoinews caption Iran’s Atomic Energy Organization released a photo allegedly showing the damaged building A fire that broke out on Thursday at an important Iranian nuclear plant has caused “significant damage,” a spokesman for Iran’s nuclear agency said. He said the cause of the fire at the Natanz enrichment site had been determined, but gave no details. The …

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US COVID-19 Deaths Nearly 130,000; Florida and Texas report zip code: NPR

People visit Jacksonville Beach on Saturday in Jacksonville Beach, Florida. Coronavirus cases are spiking in states including Florida, Texas and Arizona. Sam Greenwood / Getty Images hide the caption switch the caption Sam Greenwood / Getty Images People visit Jacksonville Beach on Saturday in Jacksonville Beach, Florida. Coronavirus cases are spiking in states including Florida, Texas and Arizona. Sam Greenwood …

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