US media reported that an Alaska Airlines plane had to return to its take-off airport, after one of the passengers on board became aggressive and threatened to kill all other passengers.
According to the "businessinsider" Alaska Airlines flight (422) departed from Seattle-Tacoma Airport after 11 pm local time, heading to Chicago, according to data from FlightRadar24's tracking website.
About 20 minutes after takeoff, a passenger on board made suspicious moves and became "very aggressive, physically aggressive," an airline spokesman told Business Insider.
But the flight crew and many passengers, including a police officer, managed to control the reckless passenger, whose identity has not been revealed.
The plane was forced to return to Seattle-Tacoma Airport, and upon landing, the police arrested the man, and he was taken to the King County Security Center, where he was interrogated, without further details.
Source: Business Insider
He urged the Vice-President of the Russian Security Council, former Prime Minister, Dmitry Medvedev, not to "suspend all sins" of the World Health Organization, considering it an important element in the fight against the Corona virus.
"This platform is necessary to fight the epidemic caused by the coronavirus," Medvedov said. "As for the extent of its work, management, and procedures, this can be discussed later."
Medvedev, who is also the head of the ruling "United Russia" party, stressed during an international round table with the participation of the leaders of the parliamentary parties on the subject of "security cooperation during the COVID-19 epidemic", that the situation with the Corona virus epidemic requires effective cooperation between countries, on The level of governments, health authorities, scientific institutions, private services and international organizations. "
He said: "I am thinking here, first and foremost, of the World Health Organization, and unfortunately, it also suffered during the epidemic, because a separate political campaign unfolds around it, and it is in my opinion a mistake, as we must all fight this epidemic together, and the success of this organization However, it is impossible to suspend all sins with her neck and dismantle her work, as we say in our country. "
Medvedev concluded, "Otherwise, the international community will not have a platform to cooperate in this field."
The United States withdrew in this important United Nations organization, and cut funding to it, against the backdrop of President Donald Trump accusing the organization of complicity with China and covering it up to reveal information about the start of the coronary virus outbreak last December.
The Ukrainian authorities did not exclude the continuation of the quarantine in the capital Kiev because of the outbreak of the Corona virus, a year and a half, if the infection rates continue at the same current rate.
The head of the Governmental Authority for Consumer Protection, Oleg Ruban, said on Tuesday: "At the present time, the rate of injuries has maintained a high frequency, and there is no room now to talk about easing quarantine procedures, and to what extent these measures can be extended after July 31, depends on the rate of injuries ".
With these indicators, Ruban noted, Kiev will likely remain in adaptive quarantine for a year and a half.
On March 12, the Ukrainian authorities imposed quarantine measures in the country aimed at tackling the virus, which was later extended until July 31.
According to the latest figures and statistics, Ukraine recorded 54.7 thousand cases of coronavirus, 1.4 thousand people died, and 27.1 thousand recovered.
Dmitry Peskov, a spokesman for the Russian president, said that the pen used by Vladimir Putin is not an information guide, but rather for writing with it, and nothing more, commenting on the growing interest in this pen.
Peskov commented on the journalists' questions about whether the Kremlin pays attention to the fact that the pen that appeared in Putin's hands during recent meetings has become an occasion not only for jokes, but also for serious analyzes, and whether this deserves the attention of the Russians?
Piskov explained: "The answer is simple, do not bother with a specific news feed, and do not bother yourself with other ideas. The president uses the pen for writing and doing nothing more."
The British government announced today, Tuesday, that it will not use any communications equipment owned by the Chinese company "Huawei" to build 5G networks in the country by the year 2027.
The British National Security Council, headed by Prime Minister Boris Johnson, decided to ban the acquisition of the Chinese company's equipment from the end of this year, and also ordered the withdrawal of all Huawei equipment by 2027.
And Britain had imposed last January restrictions on the use of "Huawei" equipment in 5G networks so as not to exceed 35%, in addition to keeping it away from the sensitive elements of communication networks.
According to "Telegraph", the conservative legislators put pressure on Prime Minister Boris Johnson to accelerate the abandonment and disposal of "Huawei" equipment by 2023.
It is noteworthy that some Western countries, especially the United States, imposed restrictions on the use of "Huawei" equipment and technologies in 5G networks, calling the company a threat to its national security.
Washington has urged its European allies to dispose of "Huawei" equipment, accusing this telecommunications technology company of leaking sensitive information to the Chinese authorities, while "Huawei" rejected the accusations.
The Russian Ministry of Defense said that a group of its fighters took off to intercept American and Norwegian reconnaissance aircraft over the Black Sea and Barentsov Sea.
The Russian Ministry of Defense said, in a statement issued on Tuesday, that its means to monitor airspace today targeted air targets over the waters of the Black Sea and the Barentsovo Sea were heading towards the borders of the Russian state.
The statement added, "It was determined that the air targets that were flying towards the borders of the Russian state are a P-3C Orion reconnaissance plane belonging to the Norwegian Air Force (over the Barentsovo Sea), and two P-8A Poseidon and RC-135 reconnaissance aircraft of the United States Air Force. , And the US Air Force MQ-9A Reaper Drones (over the Black Sea). "
The Russian Ministry of Defense stated that "fighters from the strength of the air defense forces patrol the northern fleet and the southern military circle took off, in order to identify and intercept air targets."
The ministry pointed out that "Russian fighters accompanied the reconnaissance planes and the droning plane from a safe distance," stressing that "it was not allowed to penetrate the borders of the Russian state," while stressing that the flight was carried out in accordance with international rules for the use of airspace.
South Korea's health authorities said that one out of every 3 patients in the country suffering from severe coronavirus had improved their health after being treated with the anti-retroviral drug Remdicever.
She added that more research is needed to determine whether the improvement is really due to the drug or other factors, such as patient immunity and other treatments.
Kwon Joon Wook, deputy director of the Korean centers, said that the condition of 9 patients has improved, while the situation of 15 others has not changed, while the condition of three patients has worsened.
He added that more analysis is needed to infer the usefulness of Remdecifer.
The remedifier has been leading global endeavors to treat the Corona virus, after the intravenous drug has shortened recovery times in clinical trials in the United States.
Many countries, including South Korea, added the drug to the list of treatments for the illness caused by the Coronavirus. No treatment has received formal approval yet.
On Saturday, the Korean Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced the results of 27 patients who had been treated with presidivir in various hospitals.