28 September 2020 Security News
Other Security News
- Owner of Bitcoin Exchange Convicted of Racketeering Conspiracy for Laundering Millions of Dollars in International Cyber Fraud Scheme US Dept. of Justice 28 Sep 2020 -- A Bulgarian national was found guilty today for his role in a transnational and multi-million dollar scheme to defraud American victims through online auction fraud.
COVID-19 Pandemic News
- Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) - Weekly Epidemiological Update WHO 28 Sep 2020
- Novel coronavirus "happened naturally": WHO chief People's Daily 28 Sep 2020 -- The World Health Organization (WHO) has reiterated the natural origin of the novel coronavirus.
- Worldwide Coronavirus Cases Cross 32.88 Million, Death Toll at 992,953 SPA 28 Sep 2020 -- More than 32.88 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 992,953 have died, according to a Reuters tally.
- Most countries failing to protect women from COVID-19 economic and social fallout UN News 28 Sep 2020 -- The COVID-19 pandemic is "hitting women hard", but most nations are failing to provide sufficient social and economic protection for them, the head of the UN gender empowerment agency said on Monday.
- U.S. Reports 49,871 New Confirmed COVID-19 Cases, 853 Deaths SPA 28 Sep 2020 -- The United States of America reported today 49,871 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 853 death cases.
- U.S. Reports 49,871 New Confirmed COVID-19 Cases, 853 DeathsNigeria reports 136 new cases of Novel Coronavirus SPA 28 Sep 2020 -- Nigeria reported today 136 new cases of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and three deaths.
- Remarks by President Trump in an Update on the Nation's Coronavirus Testing Strategy The White House 28 Sep 2020
- President Trump's Letter to America's Governors The White House 28 Sep 2020
- DOD and HHS Award $20 Million Contract to On Demand Pharmaceuticals to Develop Domestic Production of Critical Pharmaceutical Ingredients DoD 28 Sep 2020 -- On September 28, the Department of Defense (DOD), in coordination and on behalf of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), signed a $20 million contract award with On Demand Pharmaceuticals (ODP) to develop a domestic production capability for critical active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) and final formulated medicines using their proprietary Pharmacy on Demand technology.
- 200,000 dead as Trump vilifies science, prioritizes politics People's Daily 28 Sep 2020 -- In a conversation overheard by an Associated Press reporter, U.S. President Donald Trump was describing how he'd just publicly rebuked one of his top scientists â€“ Dr. Robert Redfield, a virologist and head of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
- State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts California Department of Public Health 28 Sep 2020
- Childcare centers reopen as strict COVID-19 restrictions eased in Australia's hardest-hit state Global Times 28 Sep 2020 -- Childcare centers reopened for all children as Australia has made a progress in its fight against a second wave of COVID-19 infections with strict restrictions in Melbourne eased on Monday.
- Chinese mainland reports no new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases People's Daily 28 Sep 2020 -- No new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases were reported Sunday across the Chinese mainland, the National Health Commission said Monday.
- UK could face "third wave" of coronavirus, government adviser warns People's Daily 28 Sep 2020 -- Britain could face a third wave of coronavirus and lockdown restrictions will not solve the problem, a British government scientific adviser warned Sunday.
- Netherlands tightens coronavirus rules amid second wave SPA 28 Sep 2020 -- The Dutch government on Monday announced a raft of new restrictions to slow a second wave of coronavirus infections, including earlier closing times for bars and restaurants and limited travel between major cities, Reuters reported.
- COVID-19 infects Indian troops, may sway border situation Global Times 28 Sep 2020 -- Chinese observers and netizens believe mass COVID-19 infections in the Indian army, including its border troops, may sway the border situation, as more than 10,000 of its border troops have caught the virus.
- India's COVID-19 recoveries higher than number of new cases: health ministry Global Times 28 Sep 2020 -- The number of recovered COVID-19 cases in India has been higher than the number of fresh cases registered over the past nine consecutive days, confirmed an official in the federal health ministry on Sunday.
- Official: COVID-19 kills 190 more in Iran IRNA 28 Sep 2020 -- Iran's Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said on Monday that some 190 more Iranians have died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 25,779.
- Health Ministry: 455 New Confirmed Coronavirus Cases Detected, 44,112 Lab Tests Conducted, in Saudi Arabia SPA 28 Sep 2020 -- The Ministry of Health announced in a statement here today that 455 new confirmed cases of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been reported, in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, bringing the total number to 333,648 cases, including 11,090 active cases undergoing treatment.
- Three new imported cases of COVID-19 reported in Taiwan CNA 28 Sep 2020 -- Taiwan reported three new imported cases of COVID-19 on Monday, two of them involving Philippine nationals and one involving a Taiwanese man returning from Indonesia, raising the total number of infections to 513 since the outbreak began.
- Turkey's local COVID-19 vaccine studies complete animal trial phase: minister People's Daily 28 Sep 2020 -- Two local potential vaccine studies in Turkey for the novel coronavirus have finalized their animal trial phase, Turkish Industry and Technology Minister Mustafa Varank said on Sunday.
- Myanmar Fights COVID-19 in Biggest City And in War Refugee Camps Radio Free Asia 28 Sep 2020 -- Health workers fighting a coronavirus resurgence across Myanmar face serious sanitation problems in the country's largest city and a military conflict that is pushing fresh waves of refugees into overcrowded refugee camps in Rakhine state, straining threadbare resources, doctors and relief workers said.
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