Daily Archives: December 19, 2020

Britain Imposes Tougher Coronavirus Lockdown Measures

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson imposed new coronavirus lockdown measures in England Saturday, reversing initial plans to ease restrictions during the holiday season after a new strain of the coronavirus was detected in the country. “I know how mu…

UN Report: Ukrainian Measures to Slow COVID-19 Are Inadequate

GENEVA – A report submitted to the U.N. Human Rights Council criticizes Ukraine’s handling of the COVID-19 pandemic and warns that the Russian-backed conflict in eastern Ukraine threatens efforts to curb the pandemic. The report, which assesses the imp…