Morning News Brief: Bolton's claim on Trump's China link, WHO on hydroxychloroquine and more

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, India Published: Jun 18, 2020, 08:14 AM(IST)

WHO director-general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus (file photo). Photograph:( AFP )

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Trump sought Jinping's help for 2020 re-election, says Ex-NSA John Bolton


US President Donald Trump tried to get China's Xi Jinping to help him secure re-election, ex-National Security Adviser John Bolton's claims in new book.

Donald Trump aware of India-China face-off: White House


Amid the escalating tensions between India and China on the border, the Trump administration has said that the US president is aware of it and Washington is monitoring the situation. 

WHO halts hydroxychloroquine trial for COVID-19 over lack of 'proven benefit'


The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Wednesday that testing of the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine in its large multi-country trial of treatments for COVID-19 patients had been halted after new data and studies showed no benefit.

'That '70s Show' actor Masterson charged with multiple rapes


US actor and Scientologist Danny Masterson has been charged with raping three women at his home in the Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles prosecutors said Wednesday.

David Luiz takes blame after Manchester City defeats Arsenal


David Luiz has taken the blame for Arsenal's 3-0 defeat to Manchester City, but insists he wants to extend his contract at the club.

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