The UN's top rights body Monday agreed to a request from African countries to urgently debate racism and police brutality this week following unrest in the US and beyond over George Floyd's death.
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As the 43rd session of the UN Human Rights Council resumed after breaking in March over the coronavirus pandemic, council president Elisabeth Tichy-Fisslberger's suggestion to hold the debate on Wednesday afternoon was met with no objections from any of the 47 council members, and passed by consensus.
A suburban Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot a Black man during a weekend traffic stop accidentally drew her firearm instead of a stun gun, the city’s police chief said Monday. Although rare, a string of similar incidents has happened in recent
George Floyd's death sparked nationwide protests demanding a reckoning with institutional racism that have sometimes resulted in clashes with police, but many officers took a less aggressive stance over the weekend when demonstrations were overwhelmingly peaceful.
Beyonce made an impassioned appeal for justice Monday in the case of Breonna Taylor, the African American woman shot dead by plainclothes police as she slept at home, calling for criminal charges against the officers involved.
They also seized the car that caused the accident through the vehicle tracking systems and smart cameras that monitor all vehicles roaming the emirate.
The drugs were cleverly hidden inside bags of a well-known breakfast cereal.
Living and investing in Shurooq's projects not only mean choosing a place to reside but also embarking on a unique, comprehensive, and enriching lifetime experience that promotes health and quality of life, said the Chairperson of Sharjah Investment and Development Authority.
The Emiri Decree stipulates that the Board of Directors of the Sharjah Social Security Fund is formed, headed by Abdullah Sultan Muhammad Al Owais, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry