Tag archive for ‘halt’
By admin On Tuesday, December 22nd, 2020

Beijing urges Washington to halt crackdown as Trump signs bill that could kick Chinese firms off US exchanges

The Chinese Foreign Ministry has blasted US President Donald Trump after he signed a bill that would see Chinese firms removed from US stock exchanges unless they adhere to American auditing standards. Speaking More...

By admin On Monday, November 30th, 2020

‘Moral cost is too high’: Legendary war reporter Martin Bell calls on UK to halt Saudi arms sales over civilian bombing in Yemen

Former British war reporter and lawmaker Martin Bell said the UK must stop selling arms to Saudi Arabia because the desert kingdom’s military coalition is indiscriminately bombing civilians in its war with Houthi More...

By admin On Monday, November 30th, 2020

Farmers hit with water cannon and tear gas as Indian police try to halt protest march on Delhi (VIDEO)

Indian police have been deployed in large numbers across the states of Haryana and Uttar Pradesh to stop thousands of farmers reaching Delhi in a huge demonstration against agricultural market reforms. Officers More...

By admin On Thursday, November 12th, 2020

UK hit by ‘highly infectious’ bird flu as govt declares national prevention zone to halt spread

British health chiefs confirmed a “highly infectious” bird flu outbreak in England on Thursday as the government declared a national prevention zone, echoing similar drastic action taken by other European nations. The More...

By admin On Saturday, November 7th, 2020

‘Disgraceful and illegal’: Israel West Bank destruction blasted by Irish government as EU & UN call for halt to demolitions

Ireland’s Foreign Minister has slammed Israel for destroying 70 buildings, including family homes, in the West Bank. The “reprehensible acts” have left 73 Palestinian people homeless, including 41 children. Simon More...

By admin On Saturday, October 17th, 2020

EU states call on Israel to halt settlement construction in the West Bank as the plan violates intl law

Britain, France, Germany, Italy and Spain condemned Tel-Aviv’s plans to build over 4,900 new settler homes in the occupied West Bank, urging Israel and Palestine to resume a “credible dialogue.” “The More...

By admin On Friday, August 14th, 2020

Belarus Opposition Leader Tikhanovskaya Calls on Authorities to Halt Violence and Engage in Dialogue

Over the past several days Belarus has been rocked by protests. The unrest began after the results of the presidential vote showed incumbent president, Alexander Lukashenko, had secured his sixth term with over More...

By admin On Saturday, June 27th, 2020

Detroit Fiat Chrysler workers halt production for second day to demand COVID-19 protection

The mounting struggles by workers against the back-to-work drive highlight the immense power of the working class in the fight to halt the deadly pandemic and the corporate-government attack on jobs and living standards. World More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 9th, 2020

IBM wants to keep facial recognition technology away from police and halt development altogether

Following the mass anti-police protests sweeping the world, IBM’s CEO has said the company will stop developing and researching facial recognition tech and reconsider selling it to law enforcement. In a letter More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 29th, 2020

Khashoggi fiancee calls for halt to Saudi takeover of Newcastle United

Khashoggi fiancee calls for halt to Saudi takeover of Newcastle United Hatice Cengiz said deal would tarnish reputation of English football and make it complicit in cover-up of journalist’s murder  More...