US senator tested positive for coronavirus

 A first US senator has tested positive for coronavirus, his team announced Sunday, even as Congress and the White House are negotiating a huge economic recovery plan to cope with the pandemic. “Senator Rand Paul tested positive for Covid-19. He is feeling well and is in quarantine, ”wrote a member of his team on Twitter, adding […]

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Coronavirus: call for total lockdown in Bangkok to avoid an Italian scenario

Thailand, so far relatively spared, is experiencing a sharp increase in the number of coronavirus cases, especially in Bangkok. Schools, bars and shopping centers have closed, but some are calling for martial law and complete containment of the capital’s estimated 10 million residents. This kingdom identified Sunday 188 additional people contaminated with COVID-19, the largest daily […]

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COVID-19: police response and large fines in Ontario

The police can now intervene in Ontario by distributing heavy fines to enforce certain measures decreed in the wake of the recent declaration of health emergency in this province, in order to counter the spread of COVID-19. “Although voluntary compliance is always preferred, under the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act, there are consequences for […]

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20 MARCH – The latest developments in the coronavirus pandemic

Events are jostling in Quebec and internationally due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Here you will find all the news related to this crisis that is hitting governments, the economy and the population.                            LAST BALANCE SHEET | 9:55 p.m. PLANETARY  Confirmed cases: 272,351                                          Dead: 11,310                                          Recovered: 87,965                                                  CANADA  1087 cases in Canada                                                                                139 in Quebec         12 dead […]

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COVID-19: the Pentagon’s secret plans and Canada

For the first time in modern US history, the Pentagon has just received secret orders to prepare to assume “government continuity” if the coronavirus crisis creates situations that prevent civilian authorities from exercising their responsibilities and ensuring internal security. According to Newsweek , the Defense Secretary, Mark Esper, signed on 1 st February of secret directives ordering the US […]

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