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Facebook To Restore News Sharing Services In Australia 

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Facebook announced that it will be restoring all news pages in Australia after the platform and Australian government agreed to certain changes within the media coding that would grant greater control over what appears on the platform from both parties.

Two Journalists Receive Two Years In Prison For Live-Streaming Belarus Protest 

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Journalists Darya Chultsova, 23, and Yekaterina Andreyeva, 27, have been sentenced to two years in prison for live-streaming a demonstration in Belarus.
Coronavirus Vaccine in Bottles

Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine Proven To Reduce Symptomatic Covid-19 In Real World

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Researchers in Israel this week announced that Pfizer-BioNTech’s Covid-19 vaccine has appeared to reduce symptomatic coronavirus infections by more than 90% in the real world now that more and more populations are receiving their doses. 

Lying About High-Risk Travel In England Can Get You Up To 10 Years In Prison 

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England announced new Covid-19 travel and border policies this Tuesday that state anyone arriving in the country and found to have lied about a recent trip to a country on the British government's travel ban list could face up to 10 years in prison.
Doctor Holding Coronavirus Vaccine Syringe

Covid-19 Vaccine Delays Are Hindering Europe’s Pandemic Recovery

Pfizer and AstraZeneca are receiving backlash from the European Union over vaccine delivery delays that are slowing down the continent’s recovery from Covid-19.

Health officials in Europe are threatening legal action against the two vaccine makers as a means of introducing export controls on doses. AstraZeneca has already announced that it will not be able to deliver as many vaccine doses as they initially promised, according to EU officials, who are now claiming that the developers are putting the governments rollout plans at a major disadvantage. Read more…