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Acting Navy secretary offers to resign over handling of coronavirus crisis

"I do not think Captain Brett Crozier is naive nor stupid," Modly said in an apology issued on Monday amid calls for his removal.

By REUTERS
07/04/2020
Taliban chief negotiator Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar (front) leaves after peace talks with Afghan sen
Taliban breaks off prisoner exchange talks with Afghan government

A spokesman for the government said it would continue working on the prisoner release plan.

By REUTERS
07/04/2020
Granddaughter of Robert F. Kennedy found dead near Chesapeake Bay

The search for her son Gideon will continue Tuesday, though authorities presume that he is dead.

By ZACHARY KEYSER , JERUSALEM POST STAFF
07/04/2020
Vigilance urged as outbreak shows signs of leveling off in New York

Governors of New York, New Jersey and Louisiana pointed to tentative signs on Monday that the coronavirus outbreak may be starting to plateau.

By REUTERS
07/04/2020
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani speaks during the cabinet meeting in Tehran, Iran, March 4, 2020
Schizophrenic US policy on Iran undermines Soleimani's liquidation

Any lifting of sanctions, as suggested by the administration, is likely to result in smuggling and abuse by the Iranian authorities

By IRINA TSUKERMAN
06/04/2020
Coronavirus: Ventilators bound for Barbados allegedly seized by US

Multiple countries have acused the Trump administration of unfairly acquiring equipment necessary for fighting the ongoing coronavirus outbreak through 'wild west methods.'

06/04/2020
Thousands march in St. Petersburg in support of rebels in eastern Ukraine
US to label white supremacist group as terrorist for first time

'This is the first time the United States has ever designated white supremacists as terrorists, and this illustrates how seriously this administration takes the white supremacist terrorist threat.'

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
06/04/2020
The Fellowship has contacted thousands of seniors in order to map the urgent needs and is coordinati
IFCJ takes extraordinary measures to help Israel fight coronavirus

The current crisis has forced American Jewish organizations to focus tremendous additional resources on the severe and growing needs facing their communities and their vital networks of institutions.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
06/04/2020
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani speaks during the cabinet meeting in Tehran, Iran, March 4, 2020
US policy on Iran undermines the message of Soleimani's liquidation

Particularly welcome was the strong position against Iran's nuclear ambitions and regional hegemony.

By IRINA TSUKERMAN
06/04/2020
Basij volunteer sprays disinfectant as he sanitizes bus station, amid coronavirus fears in Iran
Iranian official calls for probe into US role in creation of coronavirus

'The US has been always [been] accused of having a role, either intentionally or accidentally, in the biological events, like the (outbreak of) Ebola'

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
06/04/2020
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