Tuesday, 1st September 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.
A spokesman of Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Britain will keep its quarantine policy under review. However, he did not comment on media reports that Portugal will be added to the list of high-risk countries due to rising number of infections there.
Britain’s government will launch a media campaign this week asking people to return to their workplaces, echoing Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s calls to get economy back in shape.
The United States said a new bilateral economic dialogue is being established by them with Taiwan. This initiative was aimed at strengthening ties with Taipei and extending support to it amid a rise in pressure from Beijing.
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said that Ankara is open to negotiations with Athens as long as Greece is open too in order to resolve the deadlock over exploration rights in the Mediterranean.
Europe can live with COVID-19 without a vaccine by effectively managing outbreaks with localised lockdowns, according to the World Health Organization’s director for the region.
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