Pfizer / BioNTech soon expects data on shot protection against new COVID-19 variant

Pfizer / BioNTech soon expects data on shot protection against new COVID-19 variant

Looking for signs that warrant a vaccine redesign BioNTech says it understands the experts’ concerns BioNTech, Pfizer in an attempt to establish a relaunch routine FRANKFURT, Nov 26 (Reuters) – BioNTech SE (22UAy.DE) said on Friday that they expect more data on a worrying new coronavirus variant discovered in South Africa within two weeks to … Read more

China conducted ‘combat readiness patrol’ when US lawmakers visited Taipei

China conducted ‘combat readiness patrol’ when US lawmakers visited Taipei

Flags of Taiwan and USA are placed for a meeting in Taipei, Taiwan March 27, 2018. REUTERS / Tyrone Siu / File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up TAIPEI, Nov. 26 (Reuters) – China’s military carried out “combat readiness” patrols in the Strait of Taiwan on Friday as a … Read more

China conducted ‘combat readiness patrol’ when US lawmakers visited Taipei

China conducted ‘combat readiness patrol’ when US lawmakers visited Taipei

Flags of Taiwan and USA are placed for a meeting in Taipei, Taiwan March 27, 2018. REUTERS / Tyrone Siu / File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up TAIPEI, Nov. 26 (Reuters) – China’s military carried out “combat readiness” patrols in the Strait of Taiwan on Friday as a … Read more

Dow falls above 2% as new virus variant scares investors

Dow falls above 2% as new virus variant scares investors

A street sign for Wall Street was seen outside the New York Stock Exchange in Manhattan, New York City, USA December 28, 2016. REUTERS / Andrew Kelly Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up Travel, banks, energy stocks lead to declines Pfizer hits record highs Dow eyes worst day since October … Read more

‘Go through. Go, ‘Lukashenko told migrants at the Polish border

‘Go through.  Go, ‘Lukashenko told migrants at the Polish border

Lukashenko says he will not force migrants to return home Two flights with returned migrants arrive in Iraq Two more flights are scheduled for 26-27. November Poland reports unrest in detention centers BRUZGI, Belarus / MOSCOW, November 26 (Reuters) – Belarusian leader Alexander Lukashenko told migrants stranded on the border with Poland on Friday that … Read more

Zelenskiy says Ukraine is thwarting coup plots involving Russians; The Kremlin denies the role

Zelenskiy says Ukraine is thwarting coup plots involving Russians;  The Kremlin denies the role

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy attends news briefing following Ukraine-EU summit in Kiev, Ukraine on 12 October 2021. REUTERS / Valentyn Ogirenko / File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up KYIV, Nov. 26 (Reuters) – President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said on Friday that Ukraine had unveiled a plan to overthrow his … Read more

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister in the front line with the army in the Afar region – state-affiliated television

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister in the front line with the army in the Afar region – state-affiliated television

NAIROBI, November 26 (Reuters) – Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed is at the forefront of the army fighting rebel Tigrayan forces in the northeastern Afar region, state-affiliated Fana Broadcasting reported on Friday. Abiy was wearing military fatigue and spoke to the television station in Afaan Oromo and Amharic language, according to the broadcast. Reuters could … Read more

WHO meets to designate a new variant, warns against travel measures

WHO meets to designate a new variant, warns against travel measures

WHO convenes expert meeting to evaluate the B.1.1.529 variant Warns countries against imposing travel restrictions “This is one to see, I would say we are concerned” – WHO expert GENEVA, NOVEMBER 26 (Reuters) – The World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday warned countries against the rapid imposition of travel restrictions on the new B.1.1.529 variant … Read more

WHO warns against imposing travel restrictions due to new variant

A logo is pictured at the World Health Organization (WHO) headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, June 25, 2020. REUTERS / Denis Balibouse / File Photo GENEVA, NOVEMBER 26 (Reuters) – The World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday warned countries against the rapid imposition of travel restrictions on the new B.1.1.529 variant of COVID-19, saying they should … Read more

France extends COVID-19 booster shots to all adults

A doctor talks to a patient at a coronavirus vaccination center (COVID-19) in Ancenis-Saint-Gereon, France, on November 17, 2021. REUTERS / Stephane Mahe Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up PARIS, Nov. 25 (Reuters) – France said Thursday it would make COVID-19 booster shots available to all adults, tighten rules on … Read more