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G7 launches $600 billion infrastructure plan to counter China | News

The G7 Global Infrastructure and Investment Partnership will help fund infrastructure projects in developing countries. The leaders of the Group of Seven (G7) countries have pledged to raise $600 billion in private and public funds over five years to fund infrastructure in developing countries and the older, multitrillion-dollar Belt and Road project. against China. US …

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Senators urge direct US involvement in Abu Akleh murder case | News

Veteran Al Jazeera journalist was killed by Israeli troops on May 11 while reporting in Jenin. Twenty-four United States senators have called on President Joe Biden to ensure direct Washington involvement in the investigation into the… murder of Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh by Israeli forces. US lawmakers’ latest appeal comes after the Biden …

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Afghanistan earthquake: ‘What do we do if another disaster strikes?’ Afghans face crises on all fronts

CNN † Aid groups scrambled to help victims of a… powerful earthquake that shook eastern Afghanistan, killing more than 1,000 people in an area ravaged by poor infrastructure, while the country faces severe economic and hunger crises. The slow response, exacerbated by international sanctions and decades of mismanagement, has affected people who work in the …

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Afghanistan earthquake: ‘What do we do if another disaster strikes?’ Afghans face crises on all fronts

CNN † Aid groups scrambled to help victims of a… powerful earthquake that shook eastern Afghanistan, killing more than 1,000 people in an area ravaged by poor infrastructure, while the country faces severe economic and hunger crises. The slow response, exacerbated by international sanctions and decades of mismanagement, has affected people who work in the …

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Covid: Omicron subvariants BA.4 and BA.5 escape antibodies from vaccination and previous infection, studies suggest

CNN † Omicron subvariants According to new data from researchers at Harvard Medical School’s Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, BA.4 and BA.5 appear to escape antibody responses in both people who have had a previous Covid-19 infection and those who have been fully vaccinated and boosted . However, Covid-19 vaccination is still expected to provide …

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