US strategy to fight the coronavirus includes booster jabs, free home testing and new requirements for travellers.
Newham, in east London, is home to a large ethnic minority community, and has suffered significantly in previous waves.
The Omicron variant
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Mexico says US agreed to its concerns over policy that forces asylum seekers to wait in Mexico for US court hearings.
US, EU, UK and Canada announce new sanctions on Belarus
Sanctions on Belarusian entities and individuals come amid ongoing pressure campaign on President Alexander Lukashenko.
Brazil enters into recession as post-COVID recovery falls flat
Extreme weather, high interest rates, inflation and unemployment all derailed Brazil’s post-pandemic recovery.
US-listed Chinese firms must disclose ownership, audits: SEC
The rule advances a process that could lead to more than 200 companies being kicked off US exchanges.
Biden urges booster jabs amid concerns over Omicron variant
US president announces plan to increase vaccinations, provide millions of free COVID tests, and tighten travel rules.
From: Inside Story
The European Union’s infrastructure strategy is seen as a challenge to China’s Belt and Road Initiative.