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According to an article by news.sky.com there has been a recent spike in coronavirus cases in South Korea. South Korea had recently opened schools and lifted the lockdowns they had put in place earlier in the year to control the coronavirus. Now many schools around the nation’s capitol of Seoul will close again to try...
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Coronavirus cases and deaths have been steadily growing across Latin America in recent weeks. These countries are dealing with this crisis with fewer resources. As cases mount in Chile, the government is unsure of how much longer their hospitals will be able to handle new patients with the virus. If the spread of the virus...
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This is a stark reminder that death is certain for all men and many in China have never heard the gospel.
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A report from the International Society for Civil Liberties & Rule of Law claims that at least 620 Christians have been killed so far during 2020. For years now, Boko Haram (an Islamic terrorist organization in West Africa) and Muslim herdsmen have been killing Christians in rural Nigeria. According to this same report, it is...
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Though COVID-19 has left an indelible mark on the Argentine economy, it’s pending bankruptcy was in the works long before the arrival of the virus. In the country’s 200 years of independence, it has declared bankruptcy eight times (this looming one being the ninth), and it will soon hold the record for the largest national...
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By Chestley Howell, OGTC Intern No one was prepared for COVID-19. As countries are overwhelmed by the invisible virus, many nations have put on a front when pressed about details in their fight against COVID. China changed its figures to look as if there were not as many people infected. Mexico hid its number of...
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Written by Courtney Mathos, OGTC Intern On May 2, 2020, a 5.4 magnitude earthquake hit the island of Puerto Rico, with aftershocks registering as high as 4.9. This crisis happened just a few months after a prior earthquake in January and amid a quarantine to lower the cases of COVID-19. Due to the damage from...
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According to an article by the Wall Street Journal troops from India and China exchanged words, blows at pass in northeastern Sikkim state. Tensions were high and blows were exchanged, but military leaders from both sides stepped in to stop the fighting. India and China currently dispute several border areas. In places they both claim...
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