Colombia president says security forces to lift road blockades

Colombia president says security forces to lift road blockades
Trucks are seen blocking a road during a protest against the tax reform of President Ivan Duque's government in Zipaquira, Colombia May 3, 2021. REUTERS/Herbert VillarragaRoad blockades connected to weeks of anti-government protests in Colombia will be lifted by security forces in coordination with mayors and provincial governors, President Ivan Duque said on Monday.The sometimes… Read More

Russian IT firm Softline targeting IPO in autumn 2021 -sources

Russian IT firm Softline targeting IPO in autumn 2021 -sources
Russian tech company Softline is planning its initial public offering (IPO) for as soon as this autumn, two financial market sources told Reuters, as Russian firms seek to raise cash for further expansion.The IT solutions and services provider, which has customers in 55 countries and works with international vendors including Microsoft (MSFT.O) and Google (GOOGL.O),… Read More

Fact Check-U.S. Census did not confirm that ‘millions less voted in the 2020 election than official results’ showed

Fact Check-U.S. Census did not confirm that ‘millions less voted in the 2020 election than official results’ showed
Posts saying that the United States Census Bureau reported that 4 million fewer people voted in the 2020 election than official results are false. A report released this year by the bureau that shows numbers of individuals who reported whether they voted or not was misinterpreted. The report does not show official numbers but rather… Read More

Tanzanian experts say COVID-19 vaccines safe, recommend joining COVAX

Tanzanian experts say COVID-19 vaccines safe, recommend joining COVAX
Tanzanian President Samia Suluhu Hassan (C) arrives to address a joint Parliament session of Kenyan Members of Parliament and Senators in Nairobi, Kenya, May 5, 2021. REUTERS/Monicah Mwangi/File PhotoExperts appointed by Tanzania's new president have declared COVID-19 vaccines to be effective and recommended joining the COVAX facility that shares the inoculations, in the latest sign… Read More

Croatian KFOR troops under same rules as other NATO troops in Kosovo

Croatian KFOR troops under same rules as other NATO troops in Kosovo
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg attends a news conference with Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic (unseen) after their bilateral meeting at the Nato Alliance's headquarters in Brussels, Belgium May 17, 2021. John Thys/Pool via REUTERSNATO sought on Monday to assuage Serbian concerns over the deployment of Croatian troops to Kosovo, stressing they were bound by exactly… Read More

U.S. security adviser talks with Israeli counterpart, Egypt amid crisis

U.S. security adviser talks with Israeli counterpart, Egypt amid crisis
FILE PHOTO: White House National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan delivers remarks during a press briefing inside the White House in Washington, U.S., February 4, 2021. REUTERS/Tom BrennerWASHINGTON (Reuters) - White House national security adviser Jake Sullivan spoke with his Israeli counterpart and the Egyptian government amid the ongoing Israeli-Palestianian crisis, he said in a post… Read More

Russian IT firm Softline targeting IPO in autumn 2021 -sources

Russian IT firm Softline targeting IPO in autumn 2021 -sources
Russian tech company Softline is planning its initial public offering (IPO) for as soon as this autumn, two financial market sources told Reuters, as Russian firms seek to raise cash for further expansion.The IT solutions and services provider, which has customers in 55 countries and works with international vendors including Microsoft (MSFT.O) and Google (GOOGL.O),… Read More