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What Covid coverage gets wrong

The Spectator 03 Dec 2022
The news comes from a Food Standard Agency laboratory study carried out using credible methods ... In defence of Lady Susan Hussey. But the final paragraph of the study’s discussion page hints that something is not quite right. ... In their report of the study, does the BBC put this study into the context of transmission? No.

Covid-19's impact on the immune system, and how this may affect subsequent infections

RNZ 03 Dec 2022
Professor Barry was part of a study published in January that, over six months, measured the different types of immune cells in people who were hospitalised with the Delta variant ... Similar studies have found other immune cell populations don't bounce back quickly either.

Leonardo event in Brussels on the role of European Defence between innovation and sustainability

Eagle-Tribune 02 Dec 2022
“Every euro that is put into the defence sector generates 1.4 euros of economic benefits in other activities, what we call extended benefits ... Among the speakers also Bastian Giegerich, Director of Defence and Military Analysis, at The International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) in London, took the floor.

Countering violent extremism: Durable solution depends on articulating political tools, appropriate strategy

Urdu Point 02 Dec 2022
ISLAMABAD, Dec 2 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 2nd Dec, 2022 ) .UAE National Defence College, ... Policy, programming and the challenge of capacity building," whereas Professor at Peace and Conflict Studies, National Defence University, Dr Arshi Saleem Hashmi was the discussant.

Irabor Calls for Concerted Action to Tame Ungoverned Spaces

This Day 02 Dec 2022
The defence chief, who spoke at an international conference themed ... Building Resilience in Democratic Institutions”, hosted by the Centre for Strategic Research and Studies of the National Defence College, said there was an urgent need to take steps to tackle the challenge posed by ungoverned spaces..

Vladimir Putin's Ukraine plan that even his military didn't know of, revealed

Hindustan Times 02 Dec 2022
A British defence and security think tank revealed details of Moscow's pre-invasion plan for Ukraine, based on captured Russian documents apparently signed off by Vladimir Putin. Russia had planned to take over Ukraine in 10 days and annex it by August, the Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies (RUSI) said ... Read more ... ....

Ukraine's foreign legion rocked by allegations of corruption and weapons disappearing

The National 02 Dec 2022
A dozen members of the International Legion of Territorial Defence have accused their commanders of misappropriation of light weapons, small arms and military equipment ... The paper, made public by the Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies (Rusi), show that Russia had drawn up a “kill list”.

Dr Joshua stresses for political will, planning in defeating terrorism and extremism

Urdu Point 01 Dec 2022
Dr Arshi Saleem Hashmi, Professor at Peace and Conflict Studies, at National Defence University, was the discussant ... Dr Snider's scope of study was Malaysia, Indonesia and the Philippines, as he shed light upon extremism and terrorism tendencies in the region ... With a case study on ...

Vaccine Mandates 20 Years Ago Vs Today – History Repeating Itself?

Principia Scientific 01 Dec 2022
This year, thousands of military members from the navy, air and space force, and coast guard filed class action lawsuits against the government’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate issued by the Department of Defence ... Some studies are saying that the second and third doses of the vaccine can elevate risks for myocarditis in young service members.

The History of Laws Against Cruelty to Animals

Sydney Criminal Lawyers 01 Dec 2022
But it should be said that, to this very day and even in places like our very own state of New South Wales, laws against animal cruelty are subject to a very broad range of exceptions and defences, and are often rarely enforced ... There are many defences to animal cruelty charges ... Again, duress and necessity are defences to this charge.

Dubious green funds are rampant in America

Economist 01 Dec 2022
But it’s not the entire cart that’s rotten,” points out Alex Edmans, a finance professor at London Business School and the editor of the study. \nAmerican fund managers might argue, in their defence, that they are trying to help dirty companies get greener rather than simply ...

Don’t be an Ass (mule) this festive season

Independent online (SA) 01 Dec 2022
What are Money Mules? ... Case Study ... She added that claiming that you were not aware of the crime may not suffice as ignorance of the law and ignorance is not a valid defence. Additionally, as noted from the case study above, acting as a money mule has the confirmed likelihood of damaging one’s credit and financial standing. Other common scams..

Seagrass can reduce coastal erosion by 70%

Open Access Government 29 Nov 2022
We already know that their long canopies serve as breakwaters but, now we can show that their root mats also bind together the underwater sand dunes, effectively reinforcing them,” says Eduardo Infantes, a Marine Biologist at the University of Gothenburg and the lead author of the study.

Highly Decorated US Military Officer Resigns and Sacrifices Pension in Protest to Vaccine Mandate

The Exposé 29 Nov 2022
When Secretary of Defence Lloyd Austin issued the order mandating the mRNA “vaccine,” Miller issued a strong rebuttal.

Naval expert warns on 'increasingly probable' offshore wind farm terror drone strikes

Recharge 29 Nov 2022
Study by Polish Navy officer Tomasz Chyła urges use of air defence systems and patrol vessels to guard against sabotage in wake of Nord Stream gas pipeline strike ....

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