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Al Jazeera 21 May 2020

Hydroxychloroquine global trials: Drug to be tested on UK health workers


An anti-malaria drug made famous by US President Donald Trump will now be trialled on front-line health workers in Europe, Africa, Asia and South America.
This comes as many European nations are trying to navigate a way out of coronavirus lockdown restrictions.

Al Jazeera's Assed Baig reports.

Last week, nearly 40 missing and endangered children were rescued by U.S. federal and state agents in the U.S. state of Georgia from a sex trafficking ring.

Recently, more scrutiny has been placed on the crisis of human trafficking, especially for children who end up in the sex trafficking industry. What are the causes that put so many children and adults in danger? And how can people better understand human trafficking?

Kathleen Kim, associate dean for Equity and Inclusion and a professor of Law at Loyola Marymount University, discusses human trafficking, the causes behind the crisis and what is being done to save people from the dangerous industry.
Congressman Swalwell discusses the ongoing threat of foreign interference in the 2020 election after being briefed on it yesterday, and says a new statement by the administration's election czar puts a false equivalency to threats from China, Iran, and Russia. Aired on 07/24/2020.
In a shocking allegation, a young man is accused of terrorizing his neighbors with the single-minded goal of becoming famous on TikTok. Video shows 18-year-old Zachary Latham, a New Jersey National Guardsman, went viral after posting videos of him harassing his neighbors, the Durham family - taunting and harassing them. When husband Timmy Durham went to confront Latham, saying he nearly ran one of their kids over, the exchange allegedly ended with Latham stabbing 52-year-old Timmy to death.
The head of the US Postal Service has told a senate committee that mail-in ballots will be delivered on time ahead of the November election.
Postmaster General Louis Dejoy has faced criticism for making changes to the service that have caused mail delays.
Democrats accuse him of being President Donald Trump's accomplice in trying to suppress the vote.
Al Jazeera's Heidi Zhou-Castro reports.

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