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Ethiopian Workers Are Forced to Return Home, Some With Coronavirus

Ethiopian Workers Are Forced to Return Home, Some With Coronavirus

Ethiopian Workers Are Forced to Return Home, Some With Coronavirus Ethiopian Workers Are Forced to Return Home, Some With Coronavirus ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Unemployed and shunned as possible coronavirus carriers, Ethiopian migrant laborers are returning home by the thousands, placing a huge strain on Ethiopia’s poorly equipped medical system. More than 30,000 workers have re-entered Ethiopia since mid-March, according …

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Under Pressure, Brazil’s Bolsonaro Forced to Fight Deforestation

Under Pressure, Brazil’s Bolsonaro Forced to Fight Deforestation

Under Pressure, Brazil’s Bolsonaro Forced to Fight Deforestation Under Pressure, Brazil’s Bolsonaro Forced to Fight Deforestation RIO DE JANEIRO — A year ago, as fires engulfed the Amazon, President Jair Bolsonaro of Brazil reacted to criticism from abroad with indignation: “The Amazon is ours,” he said, arguing that the fate of the rainforest was for his country to decide. Much …

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Trump forced states into ‘sick Hunger Games’ to get coronavirus equipment, Illinois governor says

Trump forced states into ‘sick Hunger Games’ to get coronavirus equipment, Illinois governor says

Trump forced states into ‘sick Hunger Games’ to get coronavirus equipment, Illinois governor says Trump forced states into ‘sick Hunger Games’ to get coronavirus equipment, Illinois governor says The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Illinois governor JB Pritzker has criticised the federal government for making states fight …

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Supreme Court says presidential electors may be forced to support winner of popular vote

Supreme Court says presidential electors may be forced to support winner of popular vote Supreme Court says presidential electors may be forced to support winner of popular vote Supreme Court says presidential electors may be forced to support winner of popular vote | The Independent States can make members of the presidential electoral college honour the results of the popular …

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Eritreans Sue E.U. Over Use of Forced Labor Back Home

Eritreans Sue E.U. Over Use of Forced Labor Back Home

Eritreans Sue E.U. Over Use of Forced Labor Back Home Eritreans Sue E.U. Over Use of Forced Labor Back Home BRUSSELS — A Netherlands-based group of Eritreans sued the European Union on Wednesday, demanding it cease financing a project in the east African dictatorship that uses forced labor, the lawyer representing the group said, the first test of an effort …

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Trump news – live: Fauci defies president to warn lifting lockdown too soon could trigger ‘uncontrollable’ outbreak as Pence forced to keep distance after exposure

Trump news – live: Fauci defies president to warn lifting lockdown too soon could trigger ‘uncontrollable’ outbreak as Pence forced to keep distance after exposure

Trump news – live: Fauci defies president to warn lifting lockdown too soon could trigger ‘uncontrollable’ outbreak as Pence forced to keep distance after exposure Trump news – live: Fauci defies president to warn lifting lockdown too soon could trigger ‘uncontrollable’ outbreak as Pence forced to keep distance after exposure Dr Fauci contradicts Trump on ending coronavirus lockdown Donald Trump …

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The frenzy over Adele’s weight loss has forced me to confront my own issues with body image

The frenzy over Adele’s weight loss has forced me to confront my own issues with body image

The frenzy over Adele’s weight loss has forced me to confront my own issues with body image The frenzy over Adele’s weight loss has forced me to confront my own issues with body image Adele is currently the number one trend in the UK on Twitter. What had she done to warrant this attention amid a pandemic? A new single, perhaps, …

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Schools forced to ask parents for money for classroom resources as funding cuts continue to bite

Schools forced to ask parents for money for classroom resources as funding cuts continue to bite

State school headteachers are asking parents to donate money in order to provide vital classroom resources and repair crumbling buildings. One school leader is even planning a skydive to raise funds for pupils, while a number of schools across the country are being forced to send children home at lunchtime on Fridays. Ahead of today’s Budget, schools have warned Boris Johnson that …

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