Who fights for stillbirths?

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), fetal death is defined as “the death of a product of conception before the expulsion or complete extraction of the mother’s body, regardless of the duration of the pregnancy. “. That said, in Latin America, as in the rest of the world, most fetal deaths are preventable, as … Read more

Dictatorship forces plane to land in Belarus, arrests blogger – 23/05/2021 – Worldwide

In a cinematic maneuver, the Belarusian dictatorship hijacked a Ryanair plane to Greece from Lithuania on Sunday (23). The operation involved a false suspicion of explosives on board and the escort of the Boeing 737-800 by a fighter jet. According to opponents, the operation was led by dictator Alexandr Lukachenko, to arrest Roman Protassevich, 26, … Read more

What would you say to the Pope after a joke, about Brazilians having no salvation? – 05/26/2021 – Reading panel

On Wednesday (26), after the end of the general audience at the Vatican, Father João Paulo Souto Victor, of the Diocese of Campina Grande (PB), met Pope Francis and asked the Brazilians for a blessing. In a relaxed manner, the pontiff smiled and pulled: “You have no salvation. You drink a lot of cachaça and … Read more

By reestablishing ties with Palestinians, Biden administration risks angering Israel – 26/05/2021 – World

The U.S. foreign minister arrived at the Palestinian government headquarters on Tuesday (25) with promises to provide additional assistance, reopen a U.S. consulate in Jerusalem and rebuild ties broken by the previous administration to favor Israel. With the painful memory of the death and destruction engendered by 11 days of war between Israel and Hamas … Read more

Germany move closer to UK to contain Indian variant lead – 23/05/2021 – Nelson de Sá

Opening the weekend, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Handelsblatt and other Germans pointed out that the UK is now a “virus variant zone”, with British entry into Germany “strictly limited”. He also appeared at the head of the New York Times, “Germany vetoing most who travel from the UK”. The problem is “the variant first discovered in … Read more

The end of unipolarity

No dimension of diplomacy against the pandemic seems as structuring as the advance of China in Latin America. After reaching 1 million deaths and with only 3% of the population vaccinated, the region depends almost entirely on the economic lever and health cooperation promoted by Beijing to have a chance to emerge from the crisis. … Read more

With the worsening of the regional scenario, China vaccinates nearly 15 million per day against Covid – 23/05/2021 – World

Used to presenting superlative figures to the world, regardless of the field, China has again stunned in recent days with the number of Covid vaccines applied, which already exceeds half a billion. Even more than the volume, what impressed is the frantic acceleration of vaccination at the Asian giant. Last week, from Sunday (16) to … Read more