Daily Archives: November 16, 2020

EU aid to PA may be used to fund more than teacher salaries – report

By | 2020-11-16T23:53:55+00:00 November 16th, 2020|Middle East|

In the May announcement, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas declared that the PA is "absolved" of all security agreements and understandings between Israel and the PLO.

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Palestinian Authority seen losing control of the coronavirus pandemic

By | 2020-11-16T22:12:50+00:00 November 16th, 2020|Middle East|

Experts blame government for lack of strategy and planning – while citizens couldn’t care less about safety measures

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Bus driver attacked by passenger after forgetting to open back door

By | 2020-11-16T20:22:52+00:00 November 16th, 2020|Israel|

Birani reportedly suffered a head injury and was rushed to the Carmel Medical Center in Haifa, where he received medical treatment.

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Moderna says its COVID vaccine is 94.5 percent effective at preventing infection

By | 2020-11-16T17:09:33+00:00 November 16th, 2020|Health|

A key advantage of Moderna's vaccine is that it does not need ultra-cold storage like Pfizer's, making it easier to distribute ■ Israel has already signed deal for one million vaccine doses

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Qatar FM: Normalization with Israel undermines Palestinian statehood

By | 2020-11-16T16:47:39+00:00 November 16th, 2020|Middle East|

The UAE, Bahrain and Sudan broke with decades of Arab policy that had demanded Israel first cede land to the Palestinians to form their own state before establishing relations.

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Trump coronavirus adviser slammed for telling residents to ‘rise up’ against new restrictions

By | 2020-11-16T15:10:24+00:00 November 16th, 2020|Health|

Whitmer, a Democrat who was recently the target of a foiled kidnapping plot, warned that without aggressive action, Michigan could soon suffer 1,000 COVID-19 deaths per week

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Sweden limits public gatherings to eight people to fight pandemic

By | 2020-11-16T14:55:44+00:00 November 16th, 2020|Health|

Sweden has drawn international attention for its unorthodox response to the pandemic, shunning lockdowns and instead relying on voluntary measures

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