New cases of police abuse reported in Paris

Humiliations, homophobic and racist insults, deprivation of food and water, denial of medical assistance … The list of harassment is long and alarming, especially when all of them would have occurred in the cells of the Paris High Court, and were carried out by members of law enforcement. Outraged by the inaction of his superiors, Amar Benmohamed, Brigadier General of the Judicial Police, decided to denounce this reality by offering his testimony to the newspaper ‘StreetPress’. His story adds to …

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Coronavirus.- The coronavirus pandemic adds 204,600 new cases and exceeds 648,000 deaths.

07/25/2020 25 July 2020, Netherlands, Amsterdam: Protesters wear face masks as they raise their fists during a black live matters protest against police brutality and racial injustice. Photo: Ana Fernandez / SOPA Images via ZUMA Wire / dpa INTERNATIONAL POLICY Ana Fernandez / SOPA Images via ZU / DPA Accumulates more than 16 million infected, with India setting a new daily record, with 50,000 positives, and with the US adding another 55,000 MADRID, 27 (EUROPE PRESS) The pandemic of the …

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Europe: How the number of cases remained low even after the reopening – La Tercera

When western European countries began to emerge from confinement this spring (boreal), this move was expected to be followed by an increase in cases. When months have passed and even when Europeans go to bars, restaurants and fill the beaches, this scenario has not happened yet. As a rise in cases forces several states in the United States to reimpose restrictions, the reopening of Europe will – largely – according to plan. This is due in large part to marked …

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New restrictions due to increased cases in Eastern Europe

BUDAPEST (AP) – Eastern European countries are facing increasing waves of coronavirus infections, leading to unrest in Serbia, mandatory wearing of face masks in Croatia, and travel bans or quarantines imposed in Hungary. The new restrictions are implemented when The World Health Organization reports that daily infections worldwide topped 228,000 last week and the United States confirmed more than 66,600 new cases on Friday, another record, according to Johns Hopkins University. Deaths from the virus are on the rise in …

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New restrictions due to increased cases in parts of Europe

BUDAPEST – Eastern European countries are facing increasing waves of coronavirus infections, leading to riots in Serbia, mandatory wearing of face masks in Croatia, and travel bans or quarantines imposed in Hungary. The new restrictions are implemented when the World Organization de la Salud reports that daily infections worldwide exceeded 228,000 last week and the United States confirmed more than 66,600 new cases on Friday, another record, according to Johns Hopkins University. Deaths from the virus are increasing in the …

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Chile registers a drop in daily cases of COVID-19

By EVA VERGARA, Associated Press Updated 3:02 pm CDT, Wednesday, July 1, 2020 Workers push a coffin with the remains to Rodrigo Herrera, who died of complications from COVID-19, in a Catholic cemetery in Santiago, Chile, on Tuesday, June 30, 2020. Herrera’s family was unable to attend the funeral because they were infected with COVID-19. (AP Photo / Esteban Felix) less Workers push a coffin with the remains to Rodrigo Herrera, who died of complications from COVID-19, in a Catholic …

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Study in a complete Italian town finds that 40% virus cases were asymptomatic

Archive image of members of the Italian Army wearing face masks while checking a driver’s permission to enter the Turano Lodigiano red light area, closed due to the coronavirus outbreak in northern Italy, in Turano Lodigiano, Italy. February 26, 2020. REUTERS / Yara Nardi / ArchiveLONDON, Jun 30 (Reuters) – A study of coronavirus infections that covered almost the entire population of VĂ², a confined town in northern Italy, found that 40% of the infections showed no symptoms, suggesting that …

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Illegal parties across Europe raise fears about rising COVID-19 cases

Months of confinement and isolation on the European continent have given way to improvised and illegal parties, raising fears of an increase in cases of COVID-19. While many people are simply looking for some fun after months of bans at festivals, discos and parties, such massive gatherings have added to fears that a second deadly wave of infections could affect the whole of Europe. In Portugal, the government said on Thursday it would tighten restrictions in several areas of Greater …

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