Abandoning Afghanistan Now, amid Humanitarian Crisis, Would Be ‘Historic Mistake’, Special Representative Tells Security Council

Urgent steps must be taken to address the looming humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan and stave off economic collapse, speakers in the Security Council said today, as delegates expressed concern about the recent uptick in terrorist attacks and reports of human rights violations. “To abandon the Afghan people now would be a historic mistake — a mistake that has been made […]

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Tunisia’s soccer League 1 – Group B – Day 6: US Monastir defeat O Beja (2-1) and take the lead

Union Sportive Monastirienne defeated Olympique de Beja (2-1) at a Tunisia’s soccer League 1 Group B day-6 game played on Thursday afternoon: Group B Thursday, November 18 Monastir: US Monastir 2 Idris Mhirssi 28′, Roger Aholou 62′ O Béja          1   Amine Jaballah 64′ Soliman: AS Soliman      1 Mohamed Ali Ben Hammouda (76′- pen.) CS Chebba      0 Rades: C Africain      1 […]

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Latest on worldwide spread of coronavirus

A subvariant of Delta that is growing in Britain is less likely to lead to symptomatic COVID-19 infection, a coronavirus prevalence survey found, adding that overall cases had dropped from a peak in October. DEATHS AND INFECTIONS EUROPE * The UK Health Security Agency said children aged between 12 and 15 should delay getting a COVID-19 vaccine if they’ve recently […]

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190 investment operations approved in Zaghouan (APIA)

The Agency for the Promotion of Agricultural Investments (APIA) approved 190 investment operations in the agricultural sector in the governorate of Zaghouan during the past period of 2021. The investments are estimated at 3.28 million dinars, APIA local director Samir Marzouk indicated to TAP. In the same vein, 118 investment operations worth 1.2 million dinars, including 450 thousand dinars in […]

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COVID-19: Medenine logs 5 more infections in past 24h

Five more COVID-19 infections were logged in Medenine governorate from 416 tests in the past 24 hours, Preventive Healthcare Director Zayed El Anz said to TAP on Wednesday. 368,432 COVID-19 vaccine shots were administered in the region till November 17, the official pointed out.   Source: Tap News Agency

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COVID-19: Nabeul reports 21 more infections

The governorate of Nabeul reported 21 more COVID-19 infections from 240 tests, up by 7.8%, bringing the caseload to 50,154, including 48,567 recoveries and 1,436 deaths since the outbreak of the pandemic. In a statement to TAP on Thursday, Preventive Health Director in Nabeul Omar Sellimi said that the region currently counts 151 virus carriers. 15 COVID patients are staying […]

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