Syringe vaccine

AstraZeneca downgrades the effectiveness of its vaccine to 76% after the U.S. questioned the...

Pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca on Wednesday downgraded the efficacy of its COVID-19 vaccine from 79% to 76% in an updated U.S. study after U.S. authorities urged it to revise the initial data. The results, very similar...
Benjamin Netanyahu

Political chaos in Israel: fourth election in two years

With the dissolution of the Knesset last week, Israel is heading for its fourth election in two years. Alternate Prime Minister Benny Gantz justified his vote along with the opposition by Benjamin Netanyahu's refusal...

Transnistria, Putin’s next target?

The Kremlin has a detachment of 1,500 troops in the Russian-speaking separatist region, which declared its independence from Moldova in 1990 Among the "frozen conflicts'' of the former Soviet Union, a long, narrow strip of...
Earthquake in Afghanistan

Earthquake in Afghanistan

More than 1,000 killed and 1,500 injured in 5.9 earthquake in Afghanistan More than 1,000 people have been killed in an earthquake in eastern Afghanistan, the largest natural disaster since the Taliban came to power....
Downing Street London

“Partygate” report puts Boris Johnson in a corner

Sue Gray, the second permanent secretary of the Cabinet Office, does not name any specific individuals or directly criticize any politicians, as expected. However, she stresses that there were "failures of leadership and judgment"...
Taipei Taiwan

Taiwan and China clash over U.S. troops on the island

Taiwan's president confirmed the presence of a small number of U.S. troops to help train the island's military, provoking a strong reaction from China. Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen confirmed for the first time Thursday that...
Juan Guaido

Venezuelan opposition changes strategy and will run in November election

A change of direction in the Venezuelan opposition's strategy. After accumulating years of frustration in their attempts to remove Nicolás Maduro from power, the four main opposition parties, including that of Juan Guaidó, have...
Antigen test

Omicron spreads across the U.S. and the country prepares for new restrictions

An estimated 73 percent of those infected are now infected with the new variant, with the states of Washington and Florida being the most affected and with thousands of trips planned for the coming...
Boris Johnson's farewell

Boris Johnson’s farewell

"Hasta la vista, baby": Boris Johnson's striking farewell to the UK Parliament The still Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Boris Johnson, has faced this Wednesday the last session of questions at the head of...
Russia attack Lviv

Russian attack on Lviv

Russia attacks for the first time Lviv, 70 km from Poland and a destination for thousands of refugees Several missiles hit an aircraft repair plant in the western Ukrainian city of Lviv, destroying its building,...