Working in favor of Trump is Russia , which Evanina said views Biden negatively due to the Obama administration's stance on Ukraine and support of the Russian opposition. That investigation is being led by Senator Ron Johnson of Wisconsin, the chairman of Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee. "Although China will continue to weigh the risks and benefits of aggressive action, its public rhetoric over the past few months has grown increasingly critical of the ...
The head of the trade group Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, Stephen Ubl, said Trump had created "even more barriers" to innovation and efforts to develop a vaccine for COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus .
Republicans have been unable to unify behind any plan, but one floated proposal rang in at a more modest $1 trillion and omitted Democratic priorities like state funding and election aid. Deadlocks on aid to states and local governments and renewing supplemental unemployment benefits are blocking the way to agreement. The HEALS Act would replace 70 percent of what someone made before getting laid off , instead of the $600 check, according to Sen.
Protesters gathered in central Beirut clashed with security forces. Now at the time of writing this 140 people are dead, 5,000 have been injured, and 80,000 children have been displaced according to estimations from UNICEF . Some nooses were also set up along the bridges outside the Port. Turkey's top officials will visit Lebanon's capital on August 8 following a massive deadly explosion shaking Beirut this week, according to Turkish authorities.
Chief Executive Carrie Lam took to Facebook to say that the USA got her address wrong, listing the official address of her chief deputy instead. Since Hong Kong's transfer from British control in 1997, Hong Kong has maintained semiautonomous rule from China in a model known as "one country, two systems".
Gamaleya of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation", the foreign affairs office said in a statement. The WHO chief also said that the Covid-19 pandemic cannot be defeated in a divided world and hoped that the U.S. "Any vaccine.(or medicine) for this goal should be, of course, going through all the various trials and tests before being licensed for roll-out", he said.