About: KibriaAhmad

Kibria Ahmad
Bio: I write on international politics, conflicts, economy, and other multifarious social issues.

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South African Variant Can ‘Break Through’ Pfizer Vaccine, Israeli Study

Posted on: 11 Apr 2021

The new COVID-19 variant discovered in Australia can “breakthrough” Pfizer/BioNTech’s coronavirus vaccine to some extent, a real-world data study in Israel found. However, the study’s prevalence in the country is relatively low, and the research has not been peer-reviewed yet. The Israeli study, which was released on Saturday, compared nearly four hundred people who had tested positive for the respiratory disease, two weeks or more after receiving one or two shots of the vaccine, against the same number of uninoculated patients with the coronavirus. More: Pfizer Coronavirus Vaccine 91% Effective…

Iran Reports Electrical Incident At Natanz Nuclear Site, No Casualties

Posted on: 11 Apr 2021

An accident caused by the electrical power problem at Natanz underground nuclear facility in Iran on Sunday, a state-controlled media channel reported. The development comes a day after Tehran launched a new advanced centrifuge for uranium enrichment on the site. “The incident did not cause victims or contamination,” said the spokesman for Iranian Atomic Energy Organization Behrouz Kamalvandi, adding that “electricity was affected at Natanz facilities”, located in the desert in the province of Isfahan. More: Parties To Iran Nuclear Talks See Progress Despite Clash On Sanctions The U.S. Welcomes…

Lloyd Austin Makes First Israel Visit By Biden Official, Iran On Agenda

Posted on: 11 Apr 2021

Lloyd Austin, the US Secretary of Defense, arrived in Israel on Sunday, marking the first visit by a senior representative of the new Biden administration, whose policy on Tehran has worried the incumbent Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his government. Austin was due to meet the premier and his coalition partner Defense Minister Benny Gantz, during his historic two-day visit, which US authorities said would include talks about America’s ammunition supplies to this longtime ally. More: Lloyd Austin Mission To Deepen India-US Ties, Urged To Raise Russia Deal Joe…

Bitcoin Above $60,000 Again On Talk Of Reduced Supply

Posted on: 11 Apr 2021

Bitcoin rose above $60,000 to approach the highest record on weekends, breaking out of a strict range of two weeks and driven by talks about the new supply of constrained new supplies against evidence of broader adoption of the Cryptocurrency. The largest and most famous Cryptocurrency in the world reached $61.222.22 on Saturday, the highest in more than a month. It was slightly lower at $59,907 at 0500 GMT on Sunday. Bitcoin (BTC) gained 116% from a low of $27,734 in January, reaching the $60,000 march last month. But soon…

Donald Trump Tells Republican Donors He’ll Help Win Congress In 2022

Posted on: 11 Apr 2021

Former President Donald Trump vowed to help the Republicans win seats in Congress in 2022 elections but attacked two top party figures, the Senate minority leader Mitch McConnell and former Vice President Mike Pence, at a donor retreat on the weekend. At dinner at the Mar-a-Lago Club for the Republican National Committee Donor in Palm Beach, Florida, Trump explained that he is still irked at his inability to keep the White House despite losing to President Joe Biden November 3 elections. More: Donald Trump Fails To Sign Economic Relief Bill…