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Two executions in the US suspended for lack of a firing squad
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Two executions in the US suspended for lack of a firing squad

A superior court of the state of South Carolina He suspended two executions on Wednesday until prisoners have the option to choose between being killed by electrocution or by firing squad.A new law requires prisoners sentenced to death to choose between the two methods if drugs for lethal injections are not available.The United States registers 600,941 deaths and 33,507,963 infections due to coronavirusChinese epidemiologist says investigation into the origin of COVID-19 should move to the USThe question from a CNN journalist that irritated Biden at the end of the summitBut as the prison authorities have not yet formed a firing squad, the court stopped the executions.Inmates Brad Sigmon and Freddie Owens were to be executed this month.Sigmon, 63, was due to be executed on Friday. He has ...
BBC apologizes for broadcasting interview of Diana speaking badly of Carlos
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BBC apologizes for broadcasting interview of Diana speaking badly of Carlos

Former director general of the BBC chain Tony Hall expressed this Tuesday his "deep regret" to Prince William for the "pain" caused by interviewing his mother, Diana of Wales, after revealing the fraudulent tactics used by journalist Martin Bashir to obtain the exclusive.ALSO READ: Stevens Joseph fulfills his dream after being booted from TVN a month ago The Duke of Cambridge recently issued a statement harshly criticizing the station by the methods that Bashir resorted to, such as false bank documentation, and the psychological effect suffered by the princess after the interview, issued in 1995.Speaking today before the House of Commons Digital, Culture, Media and Sports committee, Hall - in charge of an inquiry into Bashir's work in 1996 - said he has not spoken directly to the duke, s...
What is the “sea mucus” that is spreading off the coast of Turkey and is causing havoc
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What is the “sea mucus” that is spreading off the coast of Turkey and is causing havoc

A thick, slimy layer of mucous matter is spreading along the Sea of ​​Marmara, near Istanbul, damaging marine life and the Turkish fishing industry.Sea mucus, or marine mucilage, is a natural green sludge that forms when algae are overloaded with nutrients as a result of hot weather and water pollution.Turkish spies "kidnap" in Kenya the nephew of Fethullah Gülen, Erdogan's arch enemyTurkish President Calls Israel a "Cruel Terrorist" State After Jerusalem RiotsMore than 200 detainees in Turkey on May DayIt was first found in Turkey in 2007, but it has also been found in the Aegean Sea near Greece.Experts say it is due to pollution and climate change."A real catastrophe"The marine mucilage currently covering large areas of the Sea of ​​Marmara, which connects the Black Sea with the Aegean S...
The covid investigator who was attacked and lives under threat from a far-right sniper
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The covid investigator who was attacked and lives under threat from a far-right sniper

For nearly three weeks, the chief virologist of Belgium He has been locked up in a safe house with his wife and 12-year-old son, surrounded by a military device to ensure their protection.Many scientists around the world have been under threat from the COVID-19 pandemic, but the case of Professor Marc Van Ranst is one of the most serious.Belgium: police disperse crowd celebrating end of curfew in Brussels due to coronavirusFamous Belgian brewers prepare for the reopening of the terracesBelgium closes its borders to travelers from Brazil, India and South Africa to prevent the spread of variants of the coronavirusHe has been threatened by a soldier linked to the extreme right, Jürgen Conings, who has waged a kind of "revenge" against virologists and the confinements imposed in response to th...
How is the innovative nuclear reactor “Natrium” that Bill Gates and Warren Buffett will build in the US?
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How is the innovative nuclear reactor “Natrium” that Bill Gates and Warren Buffett will build in the US?

"A turning point for the energy industry."That was the presentation this week by the founder of Microsoft and patrons Bill Gates of his new pilot project with billionaire investor Warren Buffett: a new model of a patented nuclear power plant under the Natrium name."More people will die": Bill Gates' warning to rich countries amid the coronavirus pandemicBill Gates left Microsoft during investigation into "inappropriate" romantic relationshipCoronavirus: Bill Gates' forecast on when and how it will return to normalIt will be built in Wyoming, the United States, the state with the largest coal production in the country, and is part of Gates' goal to promote renewables and the fight against climate change.And it is that, although these two concepts may sound antagonistic -nuclear and renewabl...
Peru becomes the country with the highest per capita mortality rate in the world due to coronavirus
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Peru becomes the country with the highest per capita mortality rate in the world due to coronavirus

Deaths by covid-19 in Peru they are more than double the amount recorded up to now.Authorities reported this Monday that in the South American country more than 180,000 people have died by coronavirus, which is 2.5 times more than the figure that was had of almost 70,000.Vaccine Tourism: Directions, Websites, and Tips in a Guide to Getting Doses in the USEcuador requested 18 million doses of the Sputnik V vaccine from RussiaThe overflow of deaths from coronavirus does not give truce to UruguayThis also places Peru as the country with the highest per capita death rate in the world in the pandemic.The new number is consistent with the so-called “excess deaths,” a measure of how many more people are dying compared to trends in previous years.The president of the Council of Ministers Violeta ...
Peru becomes the country with the highest per capita mortality rate in the world due to coronavirus
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Peru becomes the country with the highest per capita mortality rate in the world due to coronavirus

Deaths by covid-19 in Peru they are more than double the amount recorded up to now.Authorities reported this Monday that in the South American country more than 180,000 people have died by coronavirus, which is 2.5 times more than the figure that was had of almost 70,000.Vaccine Tourism: Directions, Websites, and Tips in a Guide to Getting Doses in the USEcuador requested 18 million doses of the Sputnik V vaccine from RussiaThe overflow of deaths from coronavirus does not give truce to UruguayThis also places Peru as the country with the highest per capita death rate in the world in the pandemic.The new number is consistent with the so-called “excess deaths,” a measure of how many more people are dying compared to trends in previous years.The president of the Council of Ministers Violeta ...
“We will never normalize this situation”: outrage in Barcelona over the increase in homophobic attacks
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“We will never normalize this situation”: outrage in Barcelona over the increase in homophobic attacks

In Catalonia, in the northeast of Spain, there is an increase in homophobic attacks, according to a gay rights group in the region.The Observatory Against Homophobia (OCH) made a wake-up call after the city of Barcelona was the scene of incidents during the weekend, in which five gay men were injured in three separate attacks.King Felipe VI of Spain receives the vaccine against COVID-19 in his old turnDominican dictator Rafael Leonidas Trujillo was assassinated 60 years agoHitman wanted in Colombia for more than 100 homicides is arrested in MadridDuring the most serious of them, a man had to be rushed to the hospital and needed facial surgery this Sunday after he and his friends were attacked on a beach.Police are investigating but no people have been arrested, local media reported.Local a...
How was the “forgotten genocide” of Namibia, committed by Germany and recognized a century later
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How was the “forgotten genocide” of Namibia, committed by Germany and recognized a century later

It will not be easy to heal the deep and ancient wounds left by Germany in Namibia of what is now regarded as a genocide perpetrated by colonial forces.This Friday, after more than 100 years, Berlin officially recognized the atrocities it committed during the colonial-era occupation of Namibia and offered the African country a sum of money as compensation.A politician named Adolf Hitler won an election in NamibiaMore than 7,000 dead seals found on a beach in Namibia | PHOTOS"We have a month waiting to go home": The drama of more than 100 Peruvians stranded in AfricaBut how do you compensate for destruction of an entire society? What price can you put?Germany agreed to pay more than $ 1 billion."In light of Germany's historical and moral responsibility, we will apologize to Namibia and th...
COVID-19: How did the theory of the origin of the coronavirus in a Wuhan laboratory go from “conspiracy” to being investigated?
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COVID-19: How did the theory of the origin of the coronavirus in a Wuhan laboratory go from “conspiracy” to being investigated?

For months it was viewed as a conspiracy theory, but now the idea that the new coronavirus may have arisen in a laboratory in China begins to be considered by USA as something that cannot be ruled out.SIGHT: Chile: new cases of coronavirus soar above 8,000 againOn Wednesday, the president of the United States, Joe Biden, ordered the intelligence services to redouble their efforts to investigate the origins of the pandemic of COVID-19.WHO: "The pandemic will end when 70% of the world is vaccinated"They reached the top of Everest, despite having coronavirusMore than 50 countries ask WHO for explanations for sexual abuseAnd that order includes examining the theory that it came from a laboratory in Wuhan, something that a report from March of the World Health Organization (WHO) concluded th...