Vaccination against Covid-19 for young adults in French Guiana attracts Brazilians – 03/31/2021 – World

Guyana’s “vaccinódromo” has just opened in Cayenne, the capital of the overseas department that borders the state of Amapá. The issue is dealt with prominently by the information portal of France Info, because the local Regional Health Agency (ARS) is taking advantage of advertisements for the delivery of thousands of doses of anti-Covid-19 vaccines to … Read more

Russian opponent goes on hunger strike, calls for medical treatment in prison – 03/31/2021 – Worldwide

Russian opponent Alexei Navalni, imprisoned since January, announced on Wednesday (31) that he had gone on a hunger strike until he could receive adequate medical treatment for severe back and leg pain. Last week, he reported that officials at the IK-2 correctional colony, where he is being held 100 km from Moscow, had denied access … Read more

On the 200th anniversary of the end of the Inquisition, a new Jewish museum protocol is signed in Portugal – Ora Pois

On the occasion of the 200th anniversary of the end of the Holy Inquisition in Portugal, a movement considered decisive for broad religious freedom in Portuguese territory, the protocol for the creation of a new museum that will tell the story of the Jews in the country has been signed. Baptized Tikva, which means “hope” … Read more

Ernesto wins administrative position at Itamaraty while Bolsonaro decides on new role – 03/31/2021 – Worldwide

Withdrawn from the post of chancellor after strong pressure from the center and from businessmen, former minister Ernesto Araújo received this Wednesday (31) a post of subordinate to the administrative sector of Itamaraty. According to interlocutors, the idea is that he remains in office until President Jair Bolsonaro (without a party) decides his fate: if … Read more

House Committee invites new Chancellor to speak on foreign policy in pandemic – 03/31/2021 – Worldwide

The Committee for Foreign Affairs and National Defense of the Chamber of Deputies approved on Wednesday (31) an invitation to Chancellor Carlos Alberto França, replacing Ernesto Araújo, to speak about the orientations of foreign policy in the pandemic and in the field of the defense. France were confirmed on Monday (29) to replace Ernesto Araújo … Read more

Spanish Prime Minister appoints new government team made up of a majority of women – 03/31/2021 – World

The Spanish Prime Minister, the Socialist Pedro Sachéz, moved his government on Tuesday (30) after the announcement of the surprise departure of Pablo Iglesias, the leader of the radical left party Pode, one of its deputies. He will be replaced by Yolanda Díaz, which means that the government is made up of four female vice-presidents. … Read more

With DNA editing, Brazilians are making headway in transplanting pig organs to humans – 03/31/2021 – Science

Using DNA editing techniques, Brazilian researchers have taken important steps to enable the transplantation of pig organs to humans. They were able to remove bits of genetic material that could cause rejection or disease in patients given tissue from pigs. The first goal is to conduct kidney transplants, which could significantly reduce the transplant queue … Read more