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There is an attack in Boulder, Colorado, which is on the agenda of the United States. US President Joe Biden has called for rapid arms reform in the country. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Vladimir Putin had given the first dose of one of three vaccines made in Russia. Speaking on the anniversary of the start of coronavirus quarantine in Britain, Prime Minister Boris Johnson acknowledged that “there are things he wants to do differently” in the fight against the epidemic.
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The Guardian | Boris Johnson admits to regretting the first year of the epidemic, but rejects the call for an investigation
Speaking on the anniversary of the beginning of coronavirus quarantine in Britain, Prime Minister Boris Johnson acknowledged that “there are things he wants to see differently in the fight against the epidemic.” Remembering the 126,000 people who died in the epidemic in the UK yesterday, Johnson reiterated calls for an investigation into the government’s steps to combat the epidemic, saying “the necessary lessons will be learned at the right time.”
Times | Ziller called 125 thousand people who lost their lives
The UK held commemorative events for 126,000 people who died of Covid-19 in the first year of a quarantine decision to fight the coronavirus epidemic. The royal family also thanked the health workers fighting the epidemic in the frontline on the day dedicated to the memory of those who lost their lives.
New York Times | Atlanta and Boulder: 18 deaths a week
Washington Post | A city mourns again after the massacre
The New York Times noted that 8 people were killed in an armed attack on 3 massage parlors in Atlanta, USA on March 16, and 10 people were killed in a market in Boulder on Monday. The newspaper published photos of the people killed in Boulder. The photo in the caption shows people leaving flowers in front of the market where the attack took place. The Washington Post reported that the attack stemmed from laws within the city.
U.S. President Joe Biden has called for rapid arms reform in the country. After ordering the White House flags to be lowered once, the U.S. leader urged members of Congress to draft and pass a gun reform bill immediately.
Biden called on Congress to address the vulnerabilities exploited by malicious people in the history-scanning system and to ban offensive weapons. Biden will also have to deal with two research projects that have been approved by the Senate but have not yet been put on the agenda.
In a statement on the subject, Biden said, “I can’t wait an hour or even a minute before taking smart steps to save people’s lives.”
Moscow Times | Kremlin: Putin is being vaccinated with a Russian coronavirus
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Vladimir Putin had received the first dose of one of three vaccines made in Russia. Peskov said Putin was feeling well and would be fully operational on Wednesday. The Moscow Times noted that although Putin often praised Russian vaccines, he was one of the last world leaders to be vaccinated.
Le Monde | Presidential Elections: Crack on the Republican Front
Presidential elections in France are less than a year old. Pre-election polls suggest that more than half of voters from the left-wing Socialist Party, Flexible France and the European Environmental Green Party will not form a bloc against Marine le Pen’s National Front party. In the first round of the three polls, Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron were ahead in the second round. Le Pen’s re-emergence of power against Macron was said to be due to his disappointment in choosing an episode with Macron.
Al Jazeera | Netanyahu, who is leading the elections in Israel, may have difficulty forming a government
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s party is looking ahead to the unofficial results of Israel’s fourth general election in two years. On the other hand, Netanyahu’s party said that Likud may have difficulty in gaining a majority to form a government. Although the 120-member Israeli parliament is expected to win 31-33 seats, Netanyahu may need the support of former Nationalist Defense Minister Naftali Bennett to form a government.