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US becomes first country to record 2,000 daily coronavirus deaths, as number of cases tops half a million – Evening Standard, Standard.co.uk

US becomes first country to record 2,000 daily coronavirus deaths, as number of cases tops half a million – Evening Standard, Standard.co.uk

The latest headlines in your inbox The US has become the first country to record 2,000 coronavirus-linked deaths in a single day. There were 2,108 deaths announced among Covid-19 patients in the past 24 hours, data from Johns Hopkins University's tracker shows. According to the tracker, the death tollin the US stands at 18,777, just short of Italy's total of 18,849,…

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In a first, U.S. slaps sanctions on Russian white supremacists – POLITICO, Politico

In a first, U.S. slaps sanctions on Russian white supremacists – POLITICO, Politico

In addition to the group, the administration placed individual sanctions on its leaders — Stanislav Anatolyevich Vorobyev, Denis Valliullovich Gariev and Nikolay Nikolayevich Trushchalov — by adding them to the list. “These designations are unprecedented,” Sales said. “This is the first time the United States has ever designated white supremacist terrorists, illustrating how seriously this…

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In a first, State Department designates Russian white supremacists as global terrorists – CNN, CNN

In a first, State Department designates Russian white supremacists as global terrorists – CNN, CNN

(CNN)For the first time in history, the US State Department has named a white supremacist organization as Specially Designated Global Terrorists.Nathan Sales, the department's coordinator for counterterrorism, announced Monday the designation of the Russian Imperial Movement (RIM) and three of its leaders: Stanislav Anatolyevich Vorobyev, Denis Valliullovich Gariev, and Nikolay Nikolayevich Trushchalov. Sales described RIM…

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