Daily Archives: September 23, 2020

Covid: Boris Johnson warns of tougher measures if new rules are flouted

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBoris Johnson said that collective health depends on “individual behaviour” The government has warned of “tougher measures” if people do not follow the latest coronavirus restrictions. In a television broadcast on Tuesday night, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said “we must reserve the …

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China is escalating its punishment diplomacy

Just two days before President Xi Jinping was scheduled to speak to Chancellor Angela Merkel last week, China blocked all pork imports from Germany. The ostensible reason was the death of a single German wild boar from African swine fever, a disease already endemic in China. But some analysts jumped …

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