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Geronimo – Long Legal Battle Ends With the Death of a British Alpaca
The eight year old alpaca Geronimo, owned by a veterinary nurse, was finally put down four years after testing positive for bovine tuberculosis, a disease that attacks the respiratory system in cattle. For the protection...
Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett (2nd-R) listens as Health Minister Nitzan Horowitz (C) speaks during a visit to a Maccabi healthcare maintenance organisation outlet in a vaccine acceptance public relations photo in Tel Aviv on June 29, 2021. Horowitz was caught on a hot mic by Channel 12 TV telling a peer the country’s vaccine passport system is for the purpose of pressuring vaccine acceptance and is not being properly enforced across the country
Israeli Health Minister Caught on Live Mic, Says Vaccine Passports Exist to ‘Influence’ the Hesitant
Israel’s Minister of Health told a peer in response to a question about the country’s Green Pass vaccine passport that the country’s pandemic problem is attributable to the unvaccinated and the purpose of the passport...
Leader of the French nationalist party "Les Patriotes" (The Patriots) Florian Philippot (C) leads the march during a demonstration against the Green Pass vaccine passport segregation system in Paris on September 11, 2021. More than 120,000 French hit the streets for the 9th week in a row, calling for a return to normal life.
9 Weeks and Counting: 120,000 French Demonstrate Against Vaccine Passports
While the United States and the English speaking world focused on the solemn 20th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorism attacks, in France, the date marked the ninth consecutive week of massive protests against vaccine passport...
The UK is planning to raise the National Insurance tax to meet the demands of social care.
For Sustaining Social Security, UK Plans to Raise Taxes, Low Income Groups Most Affected
The British government is planning to raise individual taxes to fund the National Health Service (NHS) and social care reforms. If the plans materialize, the Tory Party’s 2019 election manifesto promising not to raise taxes...
An illustration picture shows a smartphone screen displaying a COVID-19 vaccine record on the National Health Service (NHS) app in London on May 18, 2021.
10 Downing Street Party Asked for Vaccine Passports, Tory MPs Displeased
Boris Johnson reportedly asked Tory Members of Parliament (MPs) to bring their Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) passports or provide a recent negative test result to attend a party at his residence on 10 Downing Street....
Sweden has banned Israeli travelers due to the country's high rate of COVID-19 infections.
After Portugal, Israeli Travelers Now Banned in Sweden Despite High Vaccination Rate
Sweden has announced a ban on travelers from Israel, despite the fact that the Middle East nation is one of the world’s most vaccinated countries. As of Sep. 5, 68.44 percent of Israel’s population has...
Children have been facing increased stress during the pandemic, especially with lockdowns.
Loneliness and Lockdowns: UK Sees Record Rise in Antidepressant Prescriptions to Children
A record number of youngsters in the UK are being prescribed antidepressants by the National Health Service (NHS). There has been a steep rise in mental health issues, especially among children and youngsters over the...
The European Union has recommended the imposition of a travel restriction on Americans.
European Union Recommends Banning American Travelers
The European Union (EU) has recommended its member states institute travel bans on visitors from the United States due to its high number of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases. In addition to America, five more...
Sadaat, who used to be a minister in Afghanistan, now makes a living delivering food in Germany.
Afghan Ex-Minister Now a Refugee Delivering Food in Germany
A few years ago, Sayed Ahmad Shah Sadaat was a minister in the Afghanistan government. But now, the Oxford graduate works as a food delivery man in Leipzig, Germany. Sadaat is actually quite content about...