The Education Secretary has warned parents that they could be fined if they do not send their children back to school. However Headteachers signal they will defy orders to fine parents, claiming such punishments would be “counterproductive”.
A US court has issued a summons for the Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman after a lawsuit was filed by a former Saudi intelligence agent who was allegedly targeted in a prevented assassination attempt.
At least 14 prisoners and detainees have died from likely COVID-19 complications after uncontrolled outbreaks of the disease at Egyptian prisons and detention centres, according to a report published by Human Rights Watch.
The demonstrators demanded an “apology and compensation” from the UAE authorities for being deceived by Emirati company Black Shield Security Services after they were promised ordinary security jobs but were then forced to serve as Haftar’s militia instead.