Hundreds of protesters on the Greek island of Lesbos yesterday threw stones at police who responded with tear gas, stun grenades and rubber bullets, an AFP photographer said, on a second day of demonstrations against the construction of new migrant camps.
More than 200,000 members of a religious sect were being checked for coronavirus symptoms by South Korean authorities yesterday, as US commanders reported the first case among American forces in the country.
Democratic White House hopefuls rounded on leftist frontrunner Bernie Sanders at a feisty debate on Tuesday, attacking him as too extreme for American voters and a flawed challenger to President Donald Trump.
The Philippine government has barred Filipinos from travelling to South Korea, where cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) have risen. The country also barred the entry of travellers coming from the North Gyeongsang province of South Korea.
Bangladesh is reconsidering a plan to relocate Rohingya refugees to a flood-prone island located hours by boat from its coast, junior minister for disaster management and relief Enamur Rahman told Reuters on Wednesday.