All data will be kept anonymous, with no no location or personal information collected. Prime Minister Trudeau announced today that they will be introducing a nation-wide mobile app for COVID-19 contract tracing. And if you have been in contact with anyone who tested positive, you will also be notified. Already 97 per cent of cases are contacted within 24 hours.
French politicians are calling the vandalism of two statues of Charles de Gaulle an insult to the nation, as their president visits London to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the French Resistance. But a similar broadcast four days later on the same network reached a wider audience and went a long way to establishing de Gaulle as his country's leader in-exile.
China , where the disease first publicly emerged in December previous year, has been cracking down on a fresh outbreak in the capital Beijing . The Center for Disease Control said it has provided the sequences to the World Health Organization and the GISAID Initiative that helps disseminate such information around the world.
Beijing today slammed a new USA law that would sanction Chinese officials over the mass incarceration of Uighurs and other Muslim minorities, saying it "maliciously attacks" China's policy in the Xinjiang region . The sanctions move is likely to deliver a fresh blow to the already tense US-China relations. Congress sent the Uyghur Human Rights Policy Act of 2020 to Trump in May.
More than half of those cases, the department states , were reported from Los Angeles County , while 600 of the cases represented test results from an earlier testing period. "As Californians venture into our communities more, wearing face coverings is another important way we can help protect one another", she said. Under Newsom's rule, Californians must wear masks or face coverings in any room or enclosed area where individuals, other than those in one's own household, are unable to ...
Police later said they had arrested and charged a 24-year-old man with murder. The officers were attempting to pull over a vehicle at around 10:30 a.m. Officers in pursuit of the suspect will be armed, he said. He says a firearm has been recovered. Eight schools were placed into lockdown during the day, but it was later lifted.