Two French soldiers dead, one injured following explosion in Mali

Two French military personnel were killed while on an operation in Mali on Saturday when an improvised explosive device destroyed their armoured vehicle, the French Presidency said. According to the statement, a third soldier was injured in the blast, which took place in the Tessalit region of Northern Mali. The soldiers were part of France’s… Read More Two French soldiers dead, one injured following explosion in Mali

Australia to receive first batch of AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine in January 2021

Australia will receive the first doses of an AstraZeneca and Oxford University COVID-19 vaccine in January 2021 if trials prove successful, after Canberra agreed a deal to purchase a second potential vaccine, Prime Minister Scott Morrison will say on Monday. Australia said in August it had signed a preliminary agreement with AstraZeneca for enough doses… Read More Australia to receive first batch of AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine in January 2021

One dead, several injured following series of stabbings in UK

One man was killed and seven people were injured, two of them seriously, in a series of stabbings in the city of Birmingham, central England, early on Sunday, police said. “We can now confirm that we have launched a murder investigation following last night’s events,” West Midlands Police said. “A man has died and another… Read More One dead, several injured following series of stabbings in UK