Today, China rejected the second phase of an investigation into the origin of the coronavirus by the World Health Organization. The WHO this month proposed a second phase of studies into the origins of the coronavirus in China.
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The highly contagious delta variant is fueling an aggressive third wave of coronavirus infections across South Africa. The country's death toll has climbed to more than 67,000. DW's Christine Mhundwa reports from Johannesburg.
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Dozens of people have been arrested after violence and looting erupted in South Africa. Unrest centred on KwaZulu-Natal, where ex-president Jacob Zuma is in jail, and in the economic capital Johannesburg.
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Shops were looted, a section of the M2 highway was closed and stick-wielding protesters marched through the streets of Johannesburg on Sunday (July 11), as sporadic acts of violence following the jailing of former South African President Jacob Zuma spread to the country's main economic hub. Emily Wither reports.
Stuart Hogg will seek advice from Alun Wyn Jones ahead of Saturday’s clash with the Sigma Lions after being named British and Irish Lions captain for the first fixture on South African soil.Jones was ruled out of the tour by a dislocated shoulder and while Conor Murray has been appointed as his permanent replacement, it is Hogg who leads the Lions into their Johannesburg opener.A rollercoaster end to the club season saw Hogg demoted to the bench in the closing stages of Exeter’s Gallagher Premiership title push, but the Scotland skipper is now thrust into the Lions starting XV at the earliest opportunity.
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