Morning news brief: Storm Amanda hits El Salvador, 40 US cities under curfew and more

WION Web Team
New Delhi, India Published: Jun 01, 2020, 08.47 AM(IST)

A person holds a banner reading "Justice for George Floyd", as crowds gather to protest after the death of George Floyd in Washington DC United States Photograph:( AFP )

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Two Pak High Commision officials caught spying; declared persona non grata by India

Abid Hussain and Tahir Hussain, working in the visa section of the Pakistan High Commission, were nabbed while they were engaged in an unwanted anti-India activity. READ MORE

Curfew imposed in 40 cities including Washington DC as protests spread in US

40 cities have imposed curfews and approximately 5,000 National Guard members have been activated in 15 states and Washington, DC with another 2,000 prepared to activate if needed. READ MORE

At least 10 killed as Tropical Storm Amanda hits El Salvador, Guatemala

El Salvador witnessed all the fatalities and its President Nayib Bukele declared a state of emergency for 15 days. READ MORE

Pangolins found to carry Coronavirus strains

Hundreds of protesters rally in London, Berlin over U.S. death

 

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