WHO: True COVID-19 death toll estimated at 14.9m

In this Oct 18, 2020 file photo, families of COVID-19 victims who passed away in New York nursing homes gather in front of the Cobble Hill Heath Center in the Brooklyn borough of New York, to demand New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo's apology for his response to nursing homes clusters during the pandemic. (PHOTO […]

Russia bans 500 Americans from entry

This March 10, 2022 photo shows the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia. (PHOTO / XINHUA) MOSCOW – An additional 500 American citizens, including former US President Barack Obama, have been indefinitely barred from entering Russia, the Russian Foreign Ministry announced on Friday. Among the newly blacklisted are significant figures, officials, lawmakers, experts and heads of military-industrial […]

Nigerian police rescue 2 US consulate staff members

A Nigerian police officer stops a car at a security checkpoint in Awka, Nigeria, on Feb 26, 2023. (PHOTO / AFP) LAGOS — Two US consulate employees who were kidnapped by gunmen in Nigeria's southern state of Anambra have been rescued by the police, a police spokesperson said on Friday. The rescue mission was carried […]

Bosnia sets sights on Europe for halal food exports

In this file photo dated April 30, 2020, Bosnian baker Suad Aljovic picks-up freshly prepared traditional flat bread "Somun", in a bakery in old town, Sarajevo. (PHOTO / AFP) SARAJEVO — Bosnia hopes that its geographic position will help it increase exports of its halal certified food products to European markets, where the number of […]

PizzaDAO Celebrates Third Annual Global Pizza Party

PHILADELPHIA, PA, May 20, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – PizzaDAO, a global pizza co-op and pizza party planner, is excited to announce its third annual Global Pizza Party on Monday, May 22, 2023, expecting more than 10,000 attendees at pizza parties in over 100 major cities. PizzaDAO’s 3rd Annual Global Pizza Party – […]

UN calls for more global efforts to reduce disaster risk

In this file photo dated Aug 10, 2022, a silhouette of a firefighter is pictured during a wildfire in Manteigas, central Portugal. (PHOTO / AFP) UNITED NATIONS – The UN warned Thursday that insufficient global progress in disaster risk reduction is jeopardizing the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals, and called for more concerted efforts to address […]

America’s coercive diplomacy and its harm

Contents Introduction I. The United States' coercive diplomacy has a notorious record II. The United States has many means of coercive diplomacy III. The United States' coercive diplomacy endangers the whole world Conclusion Introduction The United States is used to accusing other countries of using great power status, coercive policies and economic coercion to coerce […]