Morning News Brief: Israel develops key Covid antibody, Sudan bans female genital mutilation and more

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, India Published: May 06, 2020, 08:57 AM(IST)

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US accuses Beijing of aggressive behaviour in South China Sea

The novel coronavirus that broke out in China's Wuhan in December, 2019 has infected more that 3.5 million in the world, and killed 2,50,000. READ MORE

Israel makes 'significant breakthrough' in developing antibodies for COVID-19

The researchers have wrapped up the development phase and moved to patent and mass produce the potential treatment. READ MORE

Women hail victory as Sudan moves to ban genital cutting

The practice has long been viewed, especially in rural communities, as a "rite of passage" for girls and a way to preserve their chastity. READ MORE

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