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Asia Today: Australia’s Victoria state imposes curfew

The premier of Australia’s hard-hit Victoria state has declared a disaster among sweeping new coronavirus restrictions across Melbourne and elsewhere from Sunday night By The Associated Press August 3, 2020, 1:30 AM 5 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article MELBOURNE, Australia — The premier of Australia’s hard-hit Victoria state has declared a… Read More »

The virtual commemoration of the European Holocaust Memorial Day for Sinti and Roma on August 2, 2020

Heidelberg, Germany | A virtual commemoration event for the 500,000 murdered Sinti and Roma in Nazi-occupied Europe is the focus of this year’s activities on the occasion of the European Holocaust Memorial Day for Sinti and Roma on 2 August. On this day, we commemorate the last 4,300 Sinti and Roma who were murdered by… Read More »

Case of Ontario man who ignored COVID-19 quarantine order shows challenges of crucial contact tracing

Article content continued The public-health department of Peel region west of Toronto said Wednesday it typically manages to reach contacts within 24 to 48 hours of a case being identified. At the peak of the pandemic the unit had 237 staff doing contact tracing, though that number had dwindled to 190 by the end of… Read More »