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by | October 05, 2020 | 12:14

That is, a Trans-Tasman travel bubble will deliver more Australians to NZ than it will Kiwis to our shores, delivering a net negative to local tourism. Right now, New Zealand's borders are closed to worldwide travelers under restrictions put in place to limit the spread of the coronavirus. Its reported deaths are low for a country with almost 1.4 billion people and more than 6.3 million cases of coronavirus infection, but experts say it may not be counting many deaths.

by | October 05, 2020 | 12:21

In a recent interview, Mr Wallace joked with the president about his "mean tweets" attacking the anchor as a "Mike Wallace wannabe" who will never be like his father. Scully will be in the chair for the second presidential debate on October 15. Trump campaign communications director Tim Murtaugh said in a statement sent to The Epoch Times: "These are not the moderators we would have recommended if the campaign had been allowed to have any input".

by | October 05, 2020 | 12:48

The missing official's brother met with foreign press later Tuesday and issued a plea to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for return of the dead body, while denying his sibling meant to defect to the North. What All Kim Jong-un Said In Apology? In them, Kim Jong-un said he understood "more than anyone the kind of pressure and hardship" required to overcome the pandemic and damage from recent typhoons.

by | October 03, 2020 | 10:08

Trump said in a tweet . Iranian state television announced Trump had the virus, an anchor breaking the news with an unflattering image of the U.S. He also suggested she may have contracted it from well-wishing supporters. The first lady said in a tweet that she and her husband "are feeling good".

by | October 03, 2020 | 09:45

Ms Hicks was a campaign spokeswoman during Mr Trump's candidacy before becoming communications director in his White House . Over the years, she has developed a reputation for knowing and understanding him better than most advisers. Trump held a large campaign rally with thousands of people in Tulsa, Oklahoma in June. "I feel bad for my colleagues who are supposed to be on Air Force One and in the pool tomorrow".

by | October 03, 2020 | 10:46

In the meantime, we will begin our quarantine process!" Trump later tweeted that he and the first lady will begin isolating until they receive their results. President Donald Trump announced early Friday that he and his wife both tested positive for the coronavirus , an extraordinary development coming months into a global pandemic and in the final stretch of his reelection campaign in which he has flouted experts' guidance on preventing the disease's spread.

by | October 03, 2020 | 11:13

US President Donald Trump on Friday announced that he and his wife Melania have tested positive for the novel coronavirus . Hope Hicks , a former White House communications director who returned to the administration as a counsellor to Mr Trump earlier this year, travelled to and from this week's presidential debate in Cleveland, Ohio with him.

by | October 03, 2020 | 10:22

The US President confirmed the news and added that he along with his wife Melania Trump have taken the test and while they wait for the tests, they have begun quarantine process. Mr Biden replied to this claim and others made by his rival, saying: "Here's the deal, the fact is that everything he's saying so far is simply a lie".

by | October 03, 2020 | 10:11

To date, Hicks is the closest aide to Trump to contract the illness - spending significant time with him in the Oval Office and on the campaign trail - but she is not the first White House employee to do so. " The president takes the health and safety of himself and everyone who works in support of him and the American people very seriously ", deputy White House press secretary Judd Deere said in a statement that did not address Ms.

by | October 03, 2020 | 10:40

Counselor to the President Hope Hicks , left, arrives at the White House in Washington , late Monday, Sept. 21, 2020, after attending rallies in OH with President Donald Trump . "And you get close to them - and things happen". Trump is not the only major world leader known to have contracted the virus. After news of her positive test broke, Trump suggested without evidence that the virus had been transmitted to Hicks during hugs from law enforcement or military personnel .

by | October 03, 2020 | 09:22

We will begin our quarantine and recovery process immediately. US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump have tested positive for coronavirus . "And when they come over to you, it's hard to say, 'stay back, stay back.' You know, it's a tough kind of a situation, it's a awful thing", he said. Trump has also faced criticism for downplaying the threat of the virus and his perceived reluctance to wear a mask.

by | October 03, 2020 | 09:58

Hope Hicks walks to Air Force One to depart Washington with President Donald Trump and other staff on campaign travel to Minnesota from Joint Base Andrews, Maryland, U.S., September 30, 2020. The news was reported by numerous worldwide news publications before Trump took to Twitter and confirmed the same. This is the first time that Trump is quarantining after coming in contact with someone with COVID-19.

by | October 03, 2020 | 09:28

President Donald Trump appeared in public Friday evening for the first time since being stricken by COVID-19, boarding his Marine One helicopter for a flight to a military hospital as the virus that has killed more than 205,000 Americans spread to the highest reaches of the US government.

by | October 03, 2020 | 10:42

President Donald Trump appeared in public Friday evening for the first time since being stricken by COVID-19, boarding his Marine One helicopter for a flight to a military hospital as the virus that has killed more than 205,000 Americans spread to the highest reaches of the US government.

by | October 03, 2020 | 08:56

Bloomberg News first reported that Hicks had tested positive for the virus . Mr Trump on Twitter: "Tonight, @ FLOTUS and I tested positive for COVID-19". After Hicks was diagnosed, Trump tweeted that he and Melania were waiting on test results. And it stands as the most serious known public health scare encountered by any sitting American president in recent history.

by | October 03, 2020 | 10:28

It was only late Thursday that Trump confirmed media reports about Hicks while giving an interview to Fox News . Terrible. The First Lady and I are waiting for our test results. "She is as smart and thoughtful as they come, a truly great person", Mr Trump said. There was no immediate comment from the Biden campaign on whether the former vice president had been tested since appearing at the debate with Trump or whether he was taking any additional safety protocols.

by | October 03, 2020 | 10:14

Hope Hicks , a top adviser to President Donald Trump , has tested positive for the coronavirus and is experiencing symptoms, a source familiar with the matter said on Thursday. The White House tests aides and anyone else who comes into contact with the president daily. She was isolated from other passengers aboard the plane, the person said.

by | October 03, 2020 | 08:59

The development almost a month ahead of the US Presidential elections could alter the course of the polls dramatically. Treasurys are rallying after the president's positive COVID-19 test. We've done a great job. And you get close. Days later, Mr Trump spoke in front of hundreds of people on the South Lawn of the White House at a signing ceremony for diplomatic accords between the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Israel.

by | October 03, 2020 | 10:31

The White House has issued a new schedule for Trump's activities on Friday that did not include his planned trip to Florida. At one point, Trump mocked his opponent for his frequent wearing of masks, when questioned on his distrust of their efficiency.

by | October 03, 2020 | 08:59

Mr. Trump confirmed to Fox News host Sean Hannity earlier in the evening that Ms. At the first lady also, we spend a lot of time with Hope and others. Soon after it was confirmed, many took to Twitter and reacted - in their own manner - to the news. Vice President Mike Pence and his wife Karen, as well as Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who is traveling overseas and plans to head to Japan and other Asian countries, all tested negative.

by | October 03, 2020 | 10:36

Nagorno-Karabakh is officially a territory of Azerbaijan , but Baku lost control of the region after a war in the early 1990s that claimed 30,000 lives. Pashinyan also talked to Russian President Vladimir Putin. And while both sides make exaggerated claims about their military campaigns, the mounting death toll on the Nagorno Karabakh side seems to tell its own story.

by | October 03, 2020 | 08:49

Her positive test was first reported by Bloomberg News on Thursday evening. Vice President Mike Pence and Second Lady Karen Pence have both tested negative for COVID-19 following President Donald Trump's positive test, a Pence spokesman said Friday.

by | October 03, 2020 | 10:37

A Russian journalist with the independent Dozhd TV channel was reported to have safely reached a bomb shelter. Al Jazeera also learned that the total number of civilians killed on Tuesday rose to 9 in Azerbaijan and 2 in Armenia, bringing the total number of deaths to 95.

by | October 03, 2020 | 10:24

News of Hicks' positive test quickly propelled her name to the top of the Twitter trends, as a flurry of pundits rushed to politicize the story, such as CNN " national security analyst " Sam Vinograd, who said it only proved the White House refuses to " do what's necessary to protect its own staff ", while wishing Hicks a " speedy recovery ".

by | October 03, 2020 | 09:34

Azerbaijan's defence ministry also said the fighting was ongoing, and both sides claimed to have inflicted heavy losses. Al Jazeera also learned that the total number of civilians killed on Tuesday rose to 9 in Azerbaijan and 2 in Armenia, bringing the total number of deaths to 95.

by | October 03, 2020 | 09:56

Azerbaijan's defence ministry also said the fighting was ongoing, and both sides claimed to have inflicted heavy losses. Al Jazeera also learned that the total number of civilians killed on Tuesday rose to 9 in Azerbaijan and 2 in Armenia, bringing the total number of deaths to 95.

by | October 03, 2020 | 10:30

Confirmed deaths have risen to 127 including civilians, with both sides claiming to have inflicted heavy losses on the other. It was not possible to independently confirm the report. President Vladimir Putin also discussed the matter with French counterpart Emmanuel Macron, with both leaders calling for an immediate end to the fighting.

by | October 03, 2020 | 10:01

In a tweet Friday morning, Biden said he and his wife "send our thoughts to President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump for a swift recovery". Trump tweeted earlier: " Hope Hicks , who has been working so hard without even taking a small break, has just tested positive for Covid 19 ".

by | October 03, 2020 | 08:46

First Lady Melania Trump has also tested positive, he said, adding they will start the quarantine process immediately. If symptoms, such as trouble breathing, get worse, the CDC says to seek emergency medical care immediately. On September 30, when Biden and Trump participated in the first debate in OH, the former questioned the incumbent's handling of the pandemic, suggesting that he should have brought Republicans and Democrats together to form a strategy.

by | October 03, 2020 | 09:08

Confirmed deaths have risen to 127 including civilians, with both sides claiming to have inflicted heavy losses on the other. A Russian journalist with the independent Dozhd TV channel was reported to have reached a bomb shelter safely.

by | October 03, 2020 | 08:46

Both Azerbaijan's Aliyev and Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan vowed to continue fighting on Tuesday, their armies claiming to have dealt heavy blows to enemy forces. It prompted calls for a ceasefire from all around the globe. And there are reports of Turkish-backed Syrian rebel fighters being recruited last month to assist Azerbaijan.

by | October 03, 2020 | 08:52

Armenia and Azerbaijan have been locked for decades in a territorial dispute over Karabakh and have blamed each other for sparking fierce clashes that erupted on Sunday and have since caused almost 100 confirmed deaths. French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday (2 October) demanded that Turkey explain what he said was the arrival of jihadist fighters in Azerbaijan - and urged North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to face up to its ally's actions.

by | October 03, 2020 | 09:49

An Armenian government source said they were in grave condition. Turkey and Azerbaijan have both denied the reports or that Turkey is interfering militarily in the conflict. Pakistan warns that conflict could compromise peace and security of the entire region and urged Armenia to stop its military action. On Wednesday, Azerbaijan released footage of what it said had destroyed two "enemy" tanks, and said an Armenian battalion had fled the area around Tonashin.

by | October 03, 2020 | 08:54

An Armenian defence ministry spokeswoman said the Armenian Sukhoi Su-25 warplane had been on a military assignment when it was downed by an F-16 fighter jet owned by the Turkish air force. "We also call on the leaders of Armenia and Azerbaijan to commit without delay to resuming substantive negotiations, in good faith and without preconditions, under the auspices of the OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs".

by | October 03, 2020 | 08:54

What do global powers say? "We do believe that Russian Federation has a major role in the Caucasus and is capable of using political methods to put an end to the bloodshed", Toganyan said . The fighter said volunteers were gathering in the Hawar Kilis area near the Syria-Turkey border awaiting transportation. What is happening on Earth? Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry said Armenian forces started shelling the town of Tartar last week, damaging "civilian infrastructure" and wounding ...