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August 4, 2020
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Asia

Indonesia records 1,519 new coronavirus infections

JAKARTA (INDONESIA) – Indonesia recorded 1,519 new coronavirus infections on Sunday, thereby bringing the total to 111,455, according to data from the country’s COVID-19 task force. The data also indicated that it led to 43 new COVID-19 related deaths, bringing the toll to 5,236. (Photos syndicated via Reuters)This story has been edited by BH staff […]
Sport

Football player Diaz tests positive for COVID-19

MANCHESTER CITY (UK) – Real Madrid forward Mariano Diaz is detected with COVID-19, the Spanish champions said on Tuesday. This has channeled doubts on his participation in their Champions League tie at Manchester City next week. Real said that the squad had undergone tests on Monday. Diaz, despite being in “perfect health”, would be self-isolating […]
World

COVID leads to khat shortage in Somalia

MOGADISHU (SOMALIA) – 22-year-old Sharif Ahmed from Mogadishu tried to attack his relatives and neighbours, which lead him to a psychiatric hospital in handcuffs. The endless civil war is not making him restless, but not getting to have his hands on the narcotic leaf khat that he has been chewing on since he was 15 […]
Europe

Russia records 6,615 new coronavirus cases

MOSCOW (RUSSIA) – Russia recorded 6,615 new coronavirus cases, taking its nationwide tally of infections to 727,162, on Sunday. The country’s coronavirus crisis response centre said 130 people had died from COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, taking the death toll to 11,335. Russia said 501,061 people have recovered from the virus. (Photos syndicated via […]