Israel seals borders and Morocco bans flights as Omicron Covid fears rise
Red-listing of 50 African countries and use of phone monitoring technology among measures approved by IsraelCoronavirus - latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverage. Israel is barring entry to all foreign nationals and Morocco is suspending all incoming flights for two weeks, in the two most . . .
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'He's missing': anxious wait in Calais camps for news on Channel victims
In northern France, friends and relatives of those who died in the tragic crossing on Wednesday are desperate for answers On Saturday Gharib Ahmed spent five hours outside the police station in Calais, desperately waiting for news. It was so cold. There was no answer, he said.
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UK and France playing 'blame game' after Channel deaths, say Labour
Shadow foreign secretary Lisa Nandy says joint policies needed to prevent more dying in Channel crossings The UK and France are engaging in a blame game over people making perilous Channel crossings in small boats, Labour has said, rather than sitting down together to try to work out a way to . . .
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