Posts Tagged ‘closure’

This week Pike River Mine families were again denied proper closure

As the families of 29 Pike River Mine victims are denied yet again the closure of knowing what happened to their loved ones and why, and particularly of recovering their bodies … in reviewing this crime, consider again the information contained in the book written by investigative writer Dr Jacob Cohen (see pdf download at […]

COVID-19 forces closure of iconic beaches in Rio de Janeiro and Miami

Rio de Janeiro’s iconic beaches were closed to the public on Saturday for the first time since they reopened in July 2020, as authorities are looking to curb a recent spike in numbers of hospitalisations with the health system already working at full capacity. On Friday, municipal Health Secretary Daniel Soranz announced the new restrictions […]

Jews Vanish From Iraq, but Still Have No Closure

Iraqi Jews leaving Lod airport in Israel on their way to the Ma’abara transit camp, 1951. Photo: Israeli Government Press Office. JNS.org – The oldest Jewish Diaspora in the world, that of Iraq, edged closer to extinction on March 15, with the death of 61-year-old Dhafer Fouad Eliyahu — an orthopedic surgeon at al-Wasiti Hospital […]

‘I do not feel closure’: Woman who accused Olympics coach Geddert of sexual assault speaks out after his death

Former gymnast Sarah Klein was relieved when she found out that former Olympics coach John Geddert was facing charges for human trafficking and sexual assault, but has said reports of his suicide following the charges were “devastating”. Speaking to NBC News, Ms Klein claimed Mr Geddert “physically, verbally, emotionally and psychologically abused” her from around […]

As every Jewish holiday, Israel imposes closure on Palestinians in the West Bank for Purim

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12-year-old Egyptian girl teaches neighbors during school closure

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Closure of branches and simplifying of menus: Israel’s post-COVID café industry

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Israel hits 2 million vaccinated with 1st dose; police to up closure enforcement

Israel on Thursday marked the milestone of having inoculated 2 million people with the first dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine, as the country pushed forward with the national vaccination drive amid record daily infections. The person declared as the two-millionth Israeli to get the first dose was a kindergarten teacher from the central city […]

WATCH: Antifa Forces Portland Bookstore Closure over Journalist’s Forthcoming Book

Antifa demonstrators forced a prominent Portland, Oregon, bookstore to close for the past two days. Antifa wants the establishment to not sell a forthcoming book by a local conservative journalist that details “Antifa’s radical plans to destroy democracy.” Antifa protesters assembled outside Powell’s Books on Monday and demanded the store not sell a book by […]

Lockdown lite: Closure sees patchy compliance, has little impact on traffic

The first day of Israel’s third national lockdown saw traffic on the country’s roads reduced by barely half the amount seen during the previous two closures, while public buses were just as packed as usual, apparently due to reduced service. There also appeared to be patchy compliance with the lockdown among businesses, some of which […]

‘I share your weariness’: French PM reveals curfew & continued closure of cultural venues as Covid rates still too high

France will replace its current stay-at-home lockdown with a curfew of 8pm, including on New Year’s Eve, and keep cultural venues closed from December 15, amid unshakably high Covid-19 infections, PM Jean Castex has said. The government had earlier said that the ban on theaters, museums and cinemas re-opening and orders for people to stay […]

Last orders in Budapest before closure of bars and restaurants as virus cases soar

Bars and restaurants have closed for 30 days from 11 November in Hungary, one of the countries hardest-hit by COVID-19 in terms of overall mortality rates. In Budapest, people enjoyed final drinks and meals on the eve of the new restrictions. Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán announced the new restrictions, which took effect at midnight […]

Street shops reopen after long closure, but some businesses succumb to virus

Tens of thousands of street-front stores reopened Sunday, as the government further eased lockdown restrictions in place to stem the coronavirus pandemic. Stores opened for business with a maximum of four customers allowed inside at a time, and in compliance with virus regulations including social distancing and the wearing of masks. Many owners expressed relief […]

Printers in China Face Fines, Arrest and Closure for Publishing Christian Material

Photo Credit: Thing King Bad/Pixabay (Barnabas Fund) — The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) is stepping up enforcement of its ban on the printing of Christian and other religious material by threatening printers and reprographics businesses with closure, and owners and staff with large fines or imprisonment. The manager of a print business in Luoyang city, […]

Officials mull Temple Mount closure as Old City declared a COVID-19 ‘red zone’

The National Security Council is convening Sunday to consider closing the Temple Mount holy site to worshipers as the country mulls new measures to reduce the infection rate of the coronavirus, Channel 12 reported. The decision is sensitive. Israeli security control over the site, which is administered by the Muslim Waqf and overseen by the […]

Protests call for closure of migrant detention centre in Marseille

Dozens of people descended on a migrant detention centre in the French city of Marseille on Saturday, demanding its closure. Undocumented migrants are being held in the administrative detention centre (CRA), where several have begun a hunger strike. Most of the demonstrators are immigrant rights activists from Solidaires, Education Without Borders Network, or El Manba, […]

Schools in West Bank settlement defy closure order for Israel’s coronavirus hot spots

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Israel’s tax, land measures force closure of Palestine’s iconic church

Press TV – In a rare move, church leaders in Palestine have closed the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in the Old City of Jerusalem al-Quds to express dissent against new Israeli tax measures and a proposed property law which they say is an attack on Christians in the Holy Land. In a press conference […]

Single Payer Could Stop The Rural Hospital Closure Crisis

Single Payer Could Stop The Rural Hospital Closure Crisis Above Photo: In 2015, Novant Health made the decision to close down Franklin Medical Center, in Louisburg. Taylor Sisk. America’s rural hospitals are closing down at an alarming rate. According to the North Carolina Rural Health Research Program, there were seventy-two rural hospital closures between 2010 and 2016, close to […]

Activists celebrate closure of Israeli settlement builder’s New York store

Nora Barrows-Friedman Activism and BDS Beat 10 January 2018 A Madison Avenue diamond store owned by Israeli billionaire and settlement profiteer Lev Leviev shut its doors late last year. The closure is being celebrated by activists who held creative, holiday-themed protests against Leviev’s companies for years. A former Leviev employee, who was at the epicenter […]

Watch: 50 years of closure in Gaza

Maureen Clare Murphy Rights and Accountability 27 November 2017 Israel’s siege and consecutive military assaults have wrought unprecedented and acute hardship and suffering on Gaza’s two million Palestinian residents over the past decade. But the closure of Gaza is an Israeli policy that dates back to the beginning of the occupation in 1967, as a […]

50k+ passengers affected by Bali airport closure over volcanic ash in airspace (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

As many as 100,000 people should evacuate expanded danger zone around Bali volcano, the Indonesian disaster agency said on Monday. An estimated 59,000 passengers were affected after Denpasar Ngurah Rai International Airport canceled 445 flights (196 international and 249 domestic) on early Monday morning after the alert level for Mount Agung volcano was raised to […]

Mozambican authorities ordered closure of three mosques over alleged Islamist terrorism links

nsnbc : Following an attempted armed uprising by Islamists on October 5 – 6 in Mocimboa, the Mozambican government has ordered the closure of […]

RT provider shut down amid Israeli raids & closure of Palestinian media

Eight Palestinian media organizations, which Israel suspects of distributing and broadcasting materials inciting terrorism, were raided in a joint operation of the IDF, the Israel Security Agency security (Shin Bet) and Civil Administration operating in the West Bank on Tuesday night. The military also closed broadcasting stations including Pal Media, one of the biggest Palestinian […]

BREAKING NEWS: Beijing Orders Closure of North Korean Firms in China – Official

People rest at a park near Beijing’s central business area © Jason Lee / Reuters RT| All North Korean companies have been ordered to stop doing business in China, AFP reports citing an unnamed Chinese official. After the UN Security Council passed new sanctions two weeks ago, the Chinese Commerce Ministry said North Korean firms and […]

South Kyrgyzstan struck by strong 6.3-magnitude earthquake

     A strong 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck southern Kyrgyzstan on Sunday, the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said. The quake was registered at 11:17 GMT at the depth of 12 miles. It hit some 75 miles southeast from the Central Asian nation’s second largest city of Osh, with a population of 200,000. Tremors were felt wide […]

Settler runs over sheep flock belonging to Palestinian, killing 25

Violence / Detentions — West Bank, Jerusalem Israeli settler runs over Palestinian shepherd’s flock of sheep, kills 25 JERICHO (Ma‘an) 10 June — An Israeli settler ran over a flock of sheep belonging to a Palestinian shepherd near the al-Zubeidat village in the occupied West Bank district of Jericho on Friday, causing the death of […]

Nigerian president doesn’t want Cameron corruption apology… just all the country’s money back

Nigerian president doesn’t want Cameron corruption apology… just all the country’s money back RT | May 11, 2016 Nigerian leader Muhammadu Buhari used a keynote speech at a major anti-corruption conference in London to blast Prime Minister David Cameron for calling the African country “fantastically corrupt.” The conference, which is currently underway, was meant to address […]

Will Open Internet Survive EU’s Ambiguous Net Neutrality Legislation?

Print Friendly Above Photo: Backbone Campaignvia Flickr Last year the EU Parliament passed Net Neutrality legislation that was largely an ambiguous mixed bag. The coming weeks will determine which way it goes. The open Internet (or Net Neutrality for the nerds) is in a precarious state in the European Union. That may sound familiar as EU decision-makers are also […]

Trump: Nomination in Sight

Donald Trump’s landslide victory in yesterday’s Republican state primaries yesterday has upturned all predictions and put him within clear sight of winning the party’s nomination—and possibly even the presidential election. The vote also confirmed that Trump has managed to mobilize a large number of white previous non-voters—which if maintained at the same rate seen […]

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