Belarus: More than 1,000 arrested in fresh protests, NGO says
Police in Belarus use stun grenades and tear gas to break up a demonstration as weekly protests against President Alexander Lukashenko continue
International pressure mounted Tuesday on #Ethiopia's warring parties to cease fighting and protect civilians in #Tigray. The fighting has already driven more than 40,000 people into #Sudan. FRANCE 24's Bastien Renouil reports. The number of new coronavirus infections in France jumped more than 20,000 in one day for the first time since the start of the pandemic, health ministry data showed on Friday. The U.S. recorded more than 79,000 new cases of Covid-19 on Friday. It comes amid fresh feelings of pain from health care workers and a Idaho hospital announcing it has temporarily stopped admitting children. Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson says that as of midday Wednesday, more than 100,000 ballots still needed to be counted in Detroit, Grand Rapids, Flint, Kalamazoo and other smaller jurisdictions.