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Sudan: Watching Out for Sudan Coup Implications

Two-and-a-half years after the ouster of long-time dictator General Omar al-Bashir in a popular revolution in April 2019, Sudan has yet again undergone another military coup. On October 25 military authorities put cabinet ministers and members of the transitional civilian government under arrest, placed Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok under house arrest, fired governors, shut down…

Canada watching COVID-19 surge in India closely, but country-specific travel restrictions ‘only go so far’: Tam

OTTAWA — The country’s chief public health officer says given COVID-19 variants are no longer unique to specific countries and are spreading quickly across the globe, Canada is sticking by its universal approach to travel restrictions. Dr. Theresa Tam told reporters on Wednesday that imposing targeted restrictions on travellers coming from countries including India and…