Morning News Brief: US to have coronavirus vaccine, IS exploits lockdown and more!

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, India Published: May 04, 2020, 08:17 AM(IST)

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US will have coronavirus vaccine by end of year, says Trump

President Donald Trump on Sunday said the United States will have a coronavirus vaccine by the end of this year. READ MORE

Bolsonaro tells rally Brazil lockdown destroying jobs

Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro railed against the country's lockdown Sunday in a speech to thousands of anti-confinement demonstrators as the number of confirmed COVID-19 infections passed 100,000, with more than 7,000 deaths. READ MORE

Islamic State exploits virus, political crisis to boost Iraq attacks

Islamic State group remnants in Iraq are exploiting a coronavirus lockdown, coalition troop withdrawals and simmering political disputes to ramp up deadly attacks, according to analysts and intelligence officials. READ MORE

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