Missing Highlands walker writes name in snow to aid mountain rescue teams

Missing Highlands walker writes name in snow to aid mountain rescue teams

With no mobile phone signal for miles around, one walker in the Scottish Highlands had no other choice but to leave clues in the snow as to his whereabouts. Mountain rescue teams had started a search for a 40-year-old man who was unable to reach Aviemore as planned on Sunday due to treacherous weather conditions, … Read more

Lockdown planned after Covid enters Tonga along with disaster aid

Lockdown planned after Covid enters Tonga along with disaster aid

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — Tonga will enter a lockdown Wednesday evening after finding coronavirus infections in two port workers helping distribute aid arriving in the Pacific nation after a volcanic eruption and tsunami. The urgent announcement by Prime Minister Siaosi Sovaleni appeared to confirm fears that accepting the aid following the disaster last month could … Read more

White House is working to aid Afghan refugees resettling within the U.S.

White House is working to aid Afghan refugees resettling within the U.S.

IE 11 is not supported. For an optimal experience visit our site on another browser. Now Playing White House is working to aid Afghan refugees resettling within the US 08:09 UP NEXT Humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan as dozens of Americans remain trapped 02:28 Afghanistan faces humanitarian crisis as millions freeze, starve 01:27 US military releases … Read more

Germany cracks down on coronavirus aid fraud

Germany cracks down on coronavirus aid fraud

German authorities have pledged to crack down on coronavirus fraud amid mounting evidence that scammers, many of them based in Eastern Europe, are hijacking the country’s generous aid program for companies affected by the disease. pandemic. Hubertus Heil, Minister of Labor, said that all potential scammers will be investigated and prosecuted. “Most people will behave … Read more