Friday, 14th August Daily Roundup
Here’s a quick summary of what has happened around the world over the last 24 hours, brought to you exclusively by British Herald.
As recent data reveals that the rise in coronavirus infections has levelled off, Prime Minister Boris Johnson ordered the resumption of the reopening of England’s economy.
Soon after the government announced that it would impose a 14-day quarantine on travellers from across the Channel because of the increase in coronavirus infections, Britons were hurrying to get back from France , during summer holidays.
Opposition politician Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya of Belarus called for more peaceful protests, urging supporters to sign an online petition seeking recounting of the presidential vote.
Paris and Marseille were declared high-risk zones for coronavirus by the French government. This allows the authorities to impose localised restrictions to stem the spread of infections.
In a historic move, Israel and the United Arab Emirates announced that both nations will normalise diplomatic relations and forge new deals. The new move is likely to remould Middle East politics.
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