The development comes as the United States recently began averaging more than 100,000 new confirmed cases per day again, according to a New York Times database, for the first time since February.
The West is reluctant to risk a direct military confrontation with Russia, and the world’s food distribution network is already creaky because of pandemic-related supply disruptions.
Gaffe or not, President Biden’s latest remark on Taiwan is consistent with his administration’s new policy.
Data from the federal government showed last year’s increase was the first since 2014, and followed a sharp drop in 2020, the first full year of the coronavirus pandemic.
Ursula von der Leyen, the European Commission president, said Russia has targeted Ukrainian grain supplies and blocked its food exports, while hoarding Russia’s own food stores to use as “blackmail.”
NATO is stronger than Russia, alliance chief says; Moscow looks ready to sever ties with the West – CNBC
NATO is stronger than Russia, alliance chief says; Moscow looks ready to sever ties with the West CNBC At Davos, Kerry cites progress on China-US climate group The Associated Press Davos meets amid sunshine and war Reuters World faces a turning point, Ukraine’s Zelenskiy warns leaders at Davos Reuters Davos is dead Al Jazeera English
CFL’s Calgary Stampeders investigating reports that a player was involved in brawl at Newark airport with airline employee – CNN
CFL’s Calgary Stampeders investigating reports that a player was involved in brawl at Newark airport with airline employee CNN United Airlines fires worker who allegedly slapped ex-NFL player ABC News Former NFL player arrested after allegedly brawling with United Airlines employee: reports Fox News Alec Baldwin: Ex-NFL player in viral fight with United employee ‘is guilty of workplace…
Social media stocks plunge on Snapchat warning CNN Snap plunges 30% after CEO warns company will miss revenue and earnings estimates, slow hiring CNBC Snap plunge hits sentiment, euro gains FXStreet SNAP crashes 40% and drags down SOCL and other related ETFs Seeking Alpha Dow tumbles more than 400 points on Tuesday as the sell-off resumes on Wall Street CNBC
As monkeypox panic spreads, doctors in Africa see a double standard The Washington Post Monkeypox Isn’t Looking Like a Covid-Sized Threat Bloomberg Monkeypox Outbreak I Cases expected to rise in the US and Europe as community transmission spreads SABC News Monkeypox isn’t looking like a Covid-19-sized threat Deccan Herald Monkeypox found in three new countries, as scientists look for…
Active shooter at Uvalde elementary school in custody, police say KSAT San Antonio Uvalde, Texas elementary school reports ‘active shooter’ Fox News Active shooter reported at Texas elementary school New York Post Uvalde Consolidated ISD on lockdown after reports of active shooter at elementary school KPRC Click2Houston Active shooter on the loose at Texas elementary school as campus is…