While some wealthy Western nations have already inoculated millions of people, many African states have struggled to secure doses and have yet to administer a single shot.
While the US outbreak is ebbing, Brazil is facing its worst phase of the epidemic yet, pushing its hospital system to the brink of collapse.
"Things are moving in the right direction, and we have had positive signals this week and especially in the last few days," a French diplomatic source said.
"The channel remains suspended due to the risk of incitement to violence."
There are currently about 5,200 National Guard troops around the building. The mission was set to end on March 12.
"We will fight the junta in any way we can. Our ultimate goal is to remove the junta system from the roots."
The lawsuit seeking a variety of damages, including triple damages for anticompetitive conduct.
The whereabouts of Navalny, 44, had been a mystery since he left jail in Moscow.
The gambling industry, which thrives on air travel and large groups of people in close proximity, has been one of the hardest hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.
The ruling was remarkable in this mostly Roman Catholic country where euthanasia is illegal.