White House Goes Public with Attacks on Trump Virus Chief
Tensions between the White House and Dr. Anthony Fauci, the government’s top infectious diseases expert, are spilling into the open as officials openly attack the doctor for his public health advice during the coronavirus pandemic.
UN Rapporteur Blames US President for Downturn in Global Press Freedom
US President Donald Trump’s administration has mounted a four-year “onslaught” against the media that has had a powerful negative impact on press freedom globally, the UN rapporteur for free expression stated.
Several arrested as pro-cop demonstrators clash with BLM supporters in NY
At least two protesters have been arrested as pro-cop demonstrators clashed with Black Lives Matters supporters in New York City for the second day in a row.
Counter-Protester Splatters Red Paint over Black Lives Matter Mural Just Days After It Debuted Outside Trump Tower
A public artwork on Manhattan's Fifth Avenue has been damaged just days after the commission by the City of New York was completed.
US disregard for law, diplomacy threat to own, global security
Iran FM:
On the anniversary of the 2015 nuclear deal, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif of Iran draws attention to the US’s unilateral withdrawal from the accord in defiance of international law, saying Washington’s “contempt for law and diplomacy” poses a security threat both to America itself and the entire world.
UN Report Proves Illegal Nature of US Assassination of General Soleimani
Iranian FM:
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said that the recent report issued by UN Special Rapporteur Agnes Callamard on the assassination of former IRGC Quds Force Commander Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani proved the illegality of the act.
Trump Virus Chief Says of Coronavirus: We Haven't Even Begun to See End of It Yet
Coronavirus is “clearly the most challenging” public health crisis he’s ever dealt with – including HIV, Ebola, Anthrax and Zika, Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert, said during a webinar with Stanford School of Medicine on Monday.
US created Daesh, other terrorist groups, to advance own imperial agenda: Analyst
The United States has created the Daesh terrorist group, along with other terrorist outfits, to advance its own imperial agenda, says an American political analyst.
UK selling spyware to 17 repressive regimes, including Saudi Arabia, Bahrain
Britain is providing more than a dozen repressive regimes around the world with wiretaps, spyware and other telecommunications interception equipment likely to be used to spy on dissidents, according to public records.