The FRN Daily News Brief 2020-07-07


This Daily FRN News Brief is a summary of 3, articles about Eurasia, Finance, Headline-News, Switzerland, China, India, Crime, Isis, Mena, Syria, Turkey.

Tags in this brief: Coronavirus Fraud, Crisis, Economy, Lockdown, Unemployment, China, Geopolitics, India, Ladakh, Military, Hasaka, Imperialism, NATO, Neo-Ottomanism, Syria, Terrorism, Turkey, War Crimes.

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UN Labor Agency: Lockdown Cost Global Economy 400mln Full-Time Jobs, Consequences to Last Beyond 2030

Published 2020-07-07 17:30:38 by Drago Bosnic in Eurasia, Finance, Headline-News, Switzerland

Geneva, Switzerland – Global working hours are expected to have plummeted by 14 percent in the second quarter of 2020 as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown, according to the International Labour Organization (ILO). The fall is equivalent to 400 million full-time job losses globally in the second quarter, based on a standard 48-hour working week. The ILO previously projected a 10.7 percent fall in working hours, or 305 million job losses, for the period, RT reported. According to the report, the Americas were the most affected region, with an estimated 18.3 percent drop in working hours, or 70… Continue ->

Tags: Coronavirus Fraud, Crisis, Economy, Lockdown, Unemployment

DE-ESCALATION: China, India Agree to Complete Troop Pullback from Disputed Border

Published 2020-07-07 17:00:32 by Drago Bosnic in China, Eurasia, Headline-News, India

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BEIJING/NEW DELHI – China and India agreed to ensure a complete disengagement of troops in the disputed border areas as soon as possible, the foreign ministries of both countries confirmed on Monday. India’s Ministry of External Affairs said Indian National Security Advisor Ajit Doval and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi discussed the situation by telephone on Sunday, engaging in a “frank and in-depth exchange of views” and agreeing to the prompt disengagement of border troops along the Line of Actual Control in place since the Sino-Indian War of 1962, Sputnik reported. According to an Indian readout of the agreed-upon measures,… Continue ->

Tags: China, Geopolitics, India, Ladakh, Military

Turkish Invaders, Allied Terrorists Cut Off Drinking Water to a MILLION People in Syria’s Hasaka

Published 2020-07-07 16:30:09 by Drago Bosnic in Crime, Eurasia, Headline-News, Isis, Mena, Syria, Turkey

Hasaka, Syria – Invading Turkish military troops and their terrorist allies have once again cut off drinking water supplies to about a million people living in and around the northeastern Syrian city of Hasaka by stopping a border water pumping station, a report said. In an interview with Syria’s official news agency, SANA on Sunday, Director General of Hasaka Water Company Mahmoud al-Ukla said that Turkish occupation soldiers and Ankara-baked terrorists stopped Alouk Water Station on Saturday evening and barred workers of the station from entering the facility. The major water station is located in the vicinity of the border… Continue ->

Tags: Hasaka, Imperialism, NATO, Neo-Ottomanism, Syria, Terrorism, Turkey, War Crimes

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