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Boris calls up Afghanistan and Iraq war veteran Brigadier Phil Prosser to lead charge against COVID (source — www.dailymail.co.uk) 07/01/2021 18:43:55

Brigadier Phil Prosser, the commander of the 101  Logistic Brigade, will lead soldiers distributing the drugs across the country in a bid to get the lockdown eased as soon as possible.

Revealed: The Countries That Won’t Get Enough Of The Covid Vaccine (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 09/12/2020 20:42:40

Sixty-seven of the world’s poorest countries will only be able to vaccinate a tenth of their population against Covid-19 in 2021 as rich countries hoard jabs, new research has revealed.Yet despi...

Revealed: The Places That Won’t Get Enough Of The Covid Vaccine (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 09/12/2020 20:42:40

Sixty-seven of the world’s poorest countries will only be able to vaccinate a tenth of their population against Covid-19 in 2021 as rich countries hoard jabs, new research has revealed.Yet despi...

No masks or social distancing: Afghanistan battles second wave of Covid with few tools (source — www.telegraph.co.uk) 04/12/2020 22:52:29

Brisbane Heat cricketer Mujeeb Ur Rahman tests positive to coronavirus (source — www.abc.net.au) 04/12/2020 11:40:22

Brisbane Heat cricketer Mujeeb Ur Rahman tests positive for coronavirus while in hotel quarantine in Queensland after returning from Afghanistan last week.

One rule for SAS, another for Dan (source — www.heraldsun.com.au) 29/11/2020 05:46:34

Whether it’s COVID-19 or Afghanistan, the truth must be pursued.

What You Need To Know About The Row Over The UK's Aid Budget (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 25/11/2020 12:50:54

Malala Yousafzai has joined calls urging the government not to cut the overseas aid budget in Wednesday’s Spending Review.The 2014 Nobel Peace Prize winner is the latest figure to speak out agai...

UN issues $100m emergency funding and calls for global effort to avert famine (source — www.theguardian.com) 18/11/2020 15:28:27

Organisation says money pledged is ‘not enough’ and warns of potential for huge number of child deathsThe UN has earmarked $100m (£75m) in emergency funding for seven countries deemed at risk of famin...

Trump Is Already Creating National Security Chaos For Biden (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 11/11/2020 23:08:27

President Donald Trump remains commander in chief for only more 10 weeks, until President-elect Joe Biden takes office in January. But during that time, Trump is in a position to make destabilising fo...

Covid-19: 822 new cases, 769 recoveries, two deaths today -Health DG (Updated) (source — www.thesundaily.my) 11/11/2020 14:00:00

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia recorded 822 new Covid-19 cases and two deaths in the past 24 hours, taking the cumulative number of cases to 42,872, said Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdulla...

Helpful information

How to prevent coronavirus disease and stop the spread of germs
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue immediately in the trash.
  • Avoid touching your face - nose, mouth and eyes.
  • Clean and desinfect frequently touched surfaces and objects. You can use sanitizer gel for this. Buy here one.
  • Stay home when you are sick except to get medical care
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Use sanitizer gel if you haven’t got access to water.
Coronavirus symptoms
Common symptoms:
  • Respiratory symptoms
  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • Breathing difficulties
In more severe cases:
  • Pneumonia
  • Severe acute respiratory syndrome
  • Kidney failure
  • Death