South Africa bans booze, again

South Africa reimposes a ban on alcohol sales and a night time curfew as the country suffers a rapid rise in cases of COVID-19. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/ … Read more South Africa bans booze, again

South Africa reimposes alcohol ban, curfew as coronavirus cases spike

South Africa will reimpose a ban on the sale of alcohol and a nighttime curfew to reduce pressure on its hospitals as coronavirus infections rise rapidly, President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Sunday. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality … Read more South Africa reimposes alcohol ban, curfew as coronavirus cases spike

South Africa reinstates night-time curfew to curb coronavirus surge

With 12,000 new daily cases, South African President Cyril Ramaphosa says the country is facing a coronavirus storm worse than any seen before. The president has reinstated a night-time curfew across the nation, and a ban on alcohol sales, barely six weeks after previous measures were lifted. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 … Read more South Africa reinstates night-time curfew to curb coronavirus surge

South Africa imposes booze ban to stem lockdown violence

South Africa has reintroduced restrictions, including a ban on alcohol sales and a return of a night-time curfew, in Cape Town and other parts of the country amid a spike in coronavirus cases. FRANCE 24 correspondent Emsie Ferreira says the ban on alcohol in particular has been unpopular, but not unexpected. Subscribe to France 24 … Read more South Africa imposes booze ban to stem lockdown violence

South Africa Bans Alcohol Again as Covid-19 Spread Hastens

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa read the riot act to those flouting rules aimed at curbing the spread of the coronavirus, as he reinstated a ban on liquor sales to reduce alcohol-related hospital admissions. Many South Africans are failing to wear face masks in crowded spaces, attending large public gatherings and having “drinking sprees,” in … Read more South Africa Bans Alcohol Again as Covid-19 Spread Hastens

Serbia protests over coronavirus crisis management puts president Vucic under pressure

In Serbia, protestors gathered for the second night outside of the parliament in Belgrade, as well as in other parts of the government, aiming their anger on the government, accusing the president of putting his own interest before those of the country when handling the coronavirus crisis. Aleksandar Vucic could backtrack on plans to reimpose … Read more Serbia protests over coronavirus crisis management puts president Vucic under pressure

Serbia protests over coronavirus pandemic management turn violent

In Serbia, protestors gathered for the second night outside of the parliament in Belgrade, as well as in other parts of the government, aiming their anger on the government, accusing the president of putting his own interest before those of the country when handling the coronavirus crisis. Aleksandar Vucic could backtrack on plans to reimpose … Read more Serbia protests over coronavirus pandemic management turn violent

Belgrade Unrest | Serbian capital rocked by violent protests as country reimposes curfew

The Serbian capital has been gripped by violence for a second day, as anger over the decision to re-introduce lockdown measures brought thousands of protesters to the streets of Belgrade Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com … Read more Belgrade Unrest | Serbian capital rocked by violent protests as country reimposes curfew

Serbia: Protests against lockdown continue for second night

Serbia’s government is set to announce new coronavirus restrictions after the president said a weekend curfew may not go ahead. Thousands of people protested across Belgrade for a second night over the government’s handling of the pandemic. Al Jazeera’s Alexi O’Brien reports. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – … Read more Serbia: Protests against lockdown continue for second night

Serbia President Wavers on Covid-19 Curfew After Violent Protests

Serbia’s President Aleksandar Vucic appeared to backtrack on a plan to impose a virus lockdown in Belgrade this weekend after the announcement of a 59-hour curfew triggered violent street protests. Vucic accused what he called “opponents” at home and abroad of instigating violence to weaken his country’s position ahead of European Union-brokered talks with Kosovo … Read more Serbia President Wavers on Covid-19 Curfew After Violent Protests

Coronavirus: Belgrade protesters storm Serb parliament over curfew – BBC News

Police and protesters have been hurt in riots that broke out outside the National Assembly in the Serbian capital Belgrade. The protests began peacefully on Tuesday evening and included students and families, angered by a decision to re-impose a weekend curfew because of a rise in coronavirus infections. Protesters broke into the assembly, prompting police … Read more Coronavirus: Belgrade protesters storm Serb parliament over curfew – BBC News

Demonstrators storm Serbian parliament over coronavirus lockdown

Thousands of protesters stormed Serbia’s Parliament, angry about tough coronavirus restrictions. President Aleksandar Vucic put a weekend curfew back in place after the country’s worst day yet of the pandemic, with 13 deaths. After Vucic’s statement, several thousand people began gathering in front of the parliament in Belgrade’s central square. About two hours before midnight … Read more Demonstrators storm Serbian parliament over coronavirus lockdown

Thousands protest in Belgrade as Serbia reimposes Covid-19 curfew

Serbian police fired tear gas as thousands of protesters flooded into Belgrade on Tuesday night, angry at the return of a weekend coronavirus curfew.  Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://f24.my/youtubeEN Like us on Facebook: … Read more Thousands protest in Belgrade as Serbia reimposes Covid-19 curfew

‘Spectacular Incompetence’ Deals Blow to Virus Response, Larry Summers Says

Former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers says the U.S. government’s mishandling of the coronavirus epidemic has dealt a heavy blow to the country’s self-confidence and global standing. “The United States, once a can-do nation, will have one of the worst records in dealing with a threat that faced everybody around the world,” the former Obama and … Read more ‘Spectacular Incompetence’ Deals Blow to Virus Response, Larry Summers Says

Coronavirus Daily Wrap: Everything You Need to Know for Thursday

For the second day in a row, daily Covid-19 infections in the U.S. topped 50,000 after 56,800 new cases were reported Thursday, jumping the most since May 9 as all but 10 states showed an upswing in cases.  The CDC on Thursday forecast as many as 160,000 people could die from the virus by July 25, … Read more Coronavirus Daily Wrap: Everything You Need to Know for Thursday