What is Strep A, the common bacterium that killed 6 children in the UK?

What is Strep A, the common bacterium that killed 6 children in the UK?

London CNN — UK health officials are advising parents and schools to monitor Strep A infections following the recent deaths of six children. With Covid-19 restrictions such as masking and social distancing no longer needed in the UK, infections such as Strep A are spreading more easily, with cases increasing over the past month. Also … Read more

Biden’s trial balloon to Putin on Ukraine seems to be bursting fast

Biden’s trial balloon to Putin on Ukraine seems to be bursting fast

WASHINGTON, Dec 2 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden has sent a trial balloon to President Vladimir Putin in a bid to determine whether Russia, after months of battlefield losses and stalled gains, is ready to end its invasion of Ukraine. It seemed to appear quickly. Biden has avoided speaking to Putin since the Russian leader … Read more

Putin open to talks, diplomacy on Ukraine, Kremlin says

Putin open to talks, diplomacy on Ukraine, Kremlin says

Putin open to discussions on Ukraine Russia will not withdraw from Ukraine The Kremlin adopts an accommodating tone Biden says he’s ready to talk to Putin on conditions MOSCOW, Dec 2 (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin is open to talks on a possible settlement of the conflict in Ukraine and believes in a diplomatic solution, … Read more

Ukraine says Russia is withdrawing forces from river towns opposite Kherson

Ukraine says Russia is withdrawing forces from river towns opposite Kherson

Kyiv: Russia withdraws some troops from Oleshky, neighboring towns Intense trench warfare in the east as winter sets in Kyiv mayor says stock up on food and warm clothes EU tentatively agrees oil price cap KHERSON, Ukraine, Dec 1 (Reuters) – Ukraine’s military said on Thursday that Russia had withdrawn troops from towns on the … Read more