Palestinians threatened to sever all ties with Israel and the United States

The head of the Palestinian Authority, Mahmoud Abbas, said his administration would sever all relations, including security cooperation, with Israel and the United States because of disagreement with the plan for a peaceful settlement of the Middle East conflict proposed this week by US President Donald Trump, writes Radio Liberty. ...

Brexit took place: Britain officially withdrew from the European Union

On the night (Central European time) from January 31 to February 1 (at 18:00 on January 31 in New York), 188 weeks after the Brexit referendum, Britain formally left the European Union. Preparations for the time of release during the day were in London ...

Quarantine of a cruise ship with 6000 passengers: results of a coronavirus check appeared

More than 6000 people were quarantined on an Italian cruise ship in the port city of Civitavecchia because of fears that two passengers might be infected with a coronavirus, USA Today recalls. According to the publication, on January 31, sick passengers were diagnosed, and quarantine was lifted. Passengers ...

About the panic and actions of the authorities: what our people living in China say about the coronavirus

What is the current situation with the 2019-nCoV coronavirus outbreak in China: are people in a panic, are they planning to evacuate? Journalists of Voice of America talked with three Ukrainians living in Wuhan, Shanghai and Lanzhou. Monika Rustamova, a Kharkiv woman, came to Wuhan on exchange to teach ...

6000 people trapped on a cruise ship due to Chinese coronavirus

More than 6000 people could not get off the cruise ship in the Italian port city of Civitavecchia, because it was quarantined because of fears that two Chinese passengers might be infected with coronavirus. About it writes The Guardian. Preliminary tests showed that passengers didn’t ...

Stuck in China due to a virus, an American spoke about the situation at the epicenter of the epidemic

Coronavirus, from which more than 130 people have already died in China, has become an obstacle for many foreigners on their way home. People cannot leave the country or are forced to leave their relatives in China for the safety of children. This is stated in the video "Voices ...

Airbnb is looking for 5 people to go on a free two-month 'environmental vacation' in the Bahamas

Airbnb is looking for five people who are ready to give up everything they do and go on a free two-month trip to the Bahamas, where they will help with environmental projects in this country. This is written by CNBC. Those who will be selected to participate in the "creative ...

US Embassy in Iraq shelled Katyusha rockets: there are victims

At least one missile hit the US Embassy in Baghdad, Iraq - this happened on Sunday evening, January 26, Fox News was confirmed by a senior US official. Near the embassy, ​​five more such missiles fired from the Katyusha missile fell. “The situation in ...

A plane crashed in Afghanistan: more than 100 people could be on board

A plane crashed in the province of Ghazni in eastern Afghanistan. This was reported by the Afghan television channel 1TV, citing a representative of the provincial governor, writes the BBC. According to preliminary data, more than 80 people were on board the aircraft. Such data leads the publication Tolo News, noting that ...

American - funny, Russian - unfriendly: how foreigners perceive accents of English

According to a new study, many Americans worry about how they sound when traveling abroad, Travel + Leasure writes. But they should not worry - most often the American accent is perceived as friendly, unlike the Russian one. Although, for example, in Italy, the emphasis of the inhabitants ...

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