SOMNIA - Spotlight on Military News and International Affairs

Friday, 25 September 2020 - Updated at 0730 hrs EDT

Canadian News

CBC News
Commander of Canadian Army orders Canadian soldiers to call out racism in the ranks

National Post
Federal government announces plan to file some people's taxes for them

CBC News
Ontario sees 409 new COVID-19 cases

Global News
Wearing a mask may reduce how sick you get from coronavirus

National Post
COVID-19 vaccines are being developed at record pace

CBC News
RCMP faces criticism over mask policy for bearded front-line officers

CBC News
Ottawa prepares to squeeze big U.S. tech firms over loss of revenue for Canadian news outlets

CBC News
Why stock markets are up 44% amid the worst economic contraction in history

The Ottawa Citizen
Defence Watch

Directorate of History and Heritage
Significant Dates in Canadian Military History

Ottawa Researchers
Today in Canadian History: September 25

Canadian Commentary

International News

The Associated Press
Bus-size asteroid to zoom by Earth, ducking below satellites

ABC News
NASA pledges to land woman on moon by 2024

Reuters News Agency
Firefighters wrest control over half of massive California wildfire

BBC News
California wildfire trend 'driven by climate'

The Associated Press
Violence at Portland protest escalates to firebombs

The Associated Press
California is ready to pull the plug on gasoline-powered vehicles

BBC News
Breonna Taylor: Why it's hard to charge US police over shootings

Reuters News Agency
U.S. coronavirus cases surpass seven million as Midwest outbreak flares up

The Associated Press
Hacked software provider won’t say if ransomware involved - More

The Associated Press
Russian pleads not guilty in foiled Tesla ransomware plot

US-CERT Alert
Federal Agency Compromised by Malicious Cyber Actor

Reuters News Agency
Top U.S. Republicans pledge peaceful transition as Trump sows election doubts - More

Reuters News Agency
Democrats prepare bill limiting U.S. Supreme Court justice terms to 18 years

Reuters News Agency
Explainer: 'Naked' ballots loom over U.S. election, as Trump blasts mail-in voting

ABC News
US attorney in Pennsylvania investigating 'small number of mail-in ballots' found in trash

Reuters News Agency
Trump jeered as he visits Ginsburg's casket at U.S. Supreme Court

Reuters News Agency
Trump signs U.S. healthcare EOs that may have little impact

The Associated Press
Trump niece files suit saying family cheated her of millions - More

The Associated Press
Fight over Trump tax returns goes to appeals court — again

VOA News
House Holds Hearing on USAGM - More

The Associated Press
DOJ expected to file antitrust action vs. Google

The Associated Press
Judge says 2020 census must continue for another month

Reuters News Agency
Facebook suspends fake Russian accounts, warns of U.S. election hack-and-leak threat

Bloomberg Green
Disease-Spreading Ticks Keep Marching North as Weather Stays Warmer

Reuters News Agency
Teenage British activist stages climate protest on Arctic ice floe

The Associated Press
Greta Thunberg and youth climate protests make a return

The Associated Press
Stuck at sea: Nations urged to help virus-stranded mariners

BBC News
How worried should we be about deadly cyber-attacks?

BBC News
UK sees highest number of coronavirus cases since mass tests began

CBC News
A return to a restricted life: How England is dealing with a COVID-19 surge

The Associated Press
London officer shot dead while detaining suspect at Croydon station

The Associated Press
Assange ‘binge-watched’ suicide of ex-Bosnian Croat general

The Associated Press
Four wounded in knife attack in Paris, suspect arrested

Reuters News Agency
Europe regulator sees November lifting of Boeing 737 MAX flight ban

The Associated Press
MiG-21 crashes near Serbia's border with Bosnia - More

Reuters News Agency
Madrid authorities extends partial lockdown in the region

The Associated Press
Migrants accuse Greece of pushing them back out to sea

RFE/RL
Mystery Over Russian’s Suspected Poisoning Deepens With New FBI Records

Reuters News Agency
Iran, Russia discussing joint production of COVID-19 vaccine: agencies

The Associated Press
India’s daily new virus cases on declining trend

The Associated Press
Chinese company says coronavirus vaccine ready by early 2021

Reuters News Agency
Britain, in rare rebuke of China at U.N. rights forum, voices concern on Hong Kong, Xinjiang

The Associated Press
Australian think tank finds 380 detention camps in Xinjiang

The Associated Press
North Korea apologizes over shooting death of South Korean - More

The Associated Press
Coronavirus has stranded 25 people from Easter Island in Tahiti for six months

Reuters News Agency
The ventilators never came: How graft hampered Brazil's COVID-19 response

The Associated Press
Thieves steal business jet in Mexico, crash in Guatemala - More - More

The New York Times
On This Day: September 25 - More - More - Photos

Agence de Presse Reuters
Deuxième nuit de tensions à Louisville après le non-lieu accordé à deux policiers blancs

Radio-Canada
Le Sénat américain unanime sur l'importance d'une transition pacifique du pouvoir

Radio-Canada
New York tente de se remettre en marche

Agence de Presse Reuters
Un policier britannique tué par balle dans le sud de Londres - Plus

Agence de Presse Reuters
Brexit : La France rejette des « intimidations » britanniques, selon le Financial Times

Agence de Presse Reuters
Coronavirus : Plus de 16.000 nouvelles contaminations en France, un record - Plus

Agence France-Presse
Quatre blessés à l'arme blanche à Paris près des anciens locaux de Charlie Hebdo - Plus

Le Figaro
DGSE : les révélations du général Gomart

Le Figaro
Cinq expressions vieillottes qui nous viennent du Québec

Agence de Presse Reuters
Dîner dans le ciel, un concept belge qui s'adapte au virus

Agence France-Presse
COVID-19 : l'Union européenne durcit les restrictions

La Tribune
Rafale en Grèce : un contrat de 2 milliards d'euros pour Dassault Aviation et MBDA

L’Express
Turquie-Grèce : comment le conflit en Méditerranée orientale s'est internationalisé

Agence de Presse Reuters
Coronavirus : Les contaminations en Russie au plus haut depuis juin

Agence de Presse Reuters
Coronavirus : Plus de 86.000 cas supplémentaires en Inde

The Associated Press
Un organisme répertorie 380 centres de détention secrets en Chine

Agence de Presse Reuters
La Corée du Nord exprime ses regrets pour la mort d'un fonctionnaire du Sud

International Commentary

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