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The hospitals where Covid-19 sufferers wait for others to die before they can be put on a respirator

This is the situation in government-controlled parts of Syria, where medics say the coronavirus pandemic has reached crisis levels with health workers and facilities overwhelmed by the surge of cases across the country in recent weeks. The Syrian Health Ministry has only confirmed 112 Covid-19 deaths in the country since March, with a total of […]

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Judges were warned about dangerous cargo stored at the Beirut port. Here’s how they responded

The information adds to a growing body of evidence, including emails and public court documents, that officials had been notified about a shipment of thousands of tons of ammonium nitrate — described by one Russian analyst as a “floating bomb” — that is linked to Tuesday’s catastrophic explosion in the seaside capital. After the explosion, […]