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It seemed in late March, when the coronavirus had become more widespread, that we would have a considerable reduction (in violence, unfortunately, it didn't turn out that way.

Lopez Obrador

Found on Reuters
3 hours ago

World

Under the supervision of the health ministry, all those low-risk economic activities will resume from Saturday except in Tehran, two thirds of all Iranian government employees will work out of the office from Saturday...The decision does not contradict stay at home advice by the health authorities.

President Hassan Rouhani

Found on Reuters
3 hours ago

World

Some other countries or some other individuals may talk about the fact that we could magically stop everything for two weeks and it will all go away: that's not an honest assessment in our view.

Health Minister Greg Hunt

Found on Reuters
3 hours ago

World

We are increasingly confident that if people continue to adhere to what we've been asking them to do we can prevent a situation like we've seen in many other countries in the world.

Chief Medical Officer Brendan Murphy

Found on Reuters
3 hours ago

World

While compliance has been generally strong, there are still some I would charitably describe as idiots.

Premier Jacinda Ardern

Found on Reuters
3 hours ago

World

How is a woman who wants to report violence supposed to move? With the lockdown (she) can only contact the anti-violence centers when she goes to the pharmacy or buys food.

Valeria Valente

Found on Reuters
16 hours ago

World

We're seeing a drastic fall in calls by women because they have less freedom in this situation of forced confinement.

Chiara Sainaghi

Found on Reuters
16 hours ago

World

We must establish control over the situation, we cannot head in to a situation where we get complete chaos. No one has tried this route, so why should we test it first in Sweden, without informed consent?

Cecilia Soderberg-Naucler

Found on Reuters
17 hours ago

World

It is important to have a policy that can be sustained over a longer period, meaning staying home if you are sick, which is our message, locking people up at home won't work in the longer term.

Anders Tegnell

Found on Reuters
17 hours ago

World

Locking people up at home won't work in the longer term, sooner or later people are going to go out anyway.

Anders Tegnell

Found on Reuters
17 hours ago

World

As a result (of sanctions), the ability of my colleagues and I to provide the health, logistical and other essential infrastructure necessary to combat the disease has been drastically reduced. We experience this loss every day, and it can be counted in people that would not have died.

Tehran Mayor Pirouz Hanachi

Found on Reuters
17 hours ago

World

This isnt a humanitariangift or aid, from Chinas perspective, its business.

Zdenek Hrib

Found on FOX News
1 day ago

World

I refused, and I told him that here we dont throw out guests we invited, so the ambassador rushed out himself.

Zdenek Hrib

Found on FOX News
1 day ago

World

We must not delude ourselves that a slowdown of the spread may lead us to slow down the measures of social distancing that we have adopted.

Silvio Brusaferro

Found on FOX News
1 day ago

World

When I do have a couple of good hours, I'm still trying to do help with procurement for the state [ of New York ] because they really are fighting state by state, which is so stupid, to get the equipment that they need, so, I don't know how I got it and most people don't, Anderson Cooper, and we are so far behind on testing. We're telling ourselves these lies about testing. We're nowhere near where we need to be.

Chris Cuomo

Found on CNN
2 days ago

World

Funeral homes in Wuhan reopened on March 23, you saw a lot of people waiting in line because over the two months of lockdown in Wuhan, apart from the coronavirus deaths, there have been about 10,000 people who died of other reasons.

Lu Shaye

Found on FOX News
2 days ago

World

Some U.S. officials just want to shift the blame, actually, we dont want to fall into an argument with them, but faced with such repeated moral slander by them, I feel compelled to take some time and clarify the truth again.

Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying

Found on FOX News
2 days ago

World

(This) may result in a massive humanitarian crisis. This is a danger both for refugees hosted in certain countries outside the EU and for those living in unbearable conditions on the Greek islands.

Leila Bodeux

Found on Reuters
3 days ago

World

The conditions are far from ideal but I should also point out that Greece is dealing with this problem basically on its own... We haven't had as much support from the European Union as we wanted.

Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis

Found on Reuters
3 days ago

World

It is urgently needed to evacuate migrants out of the Greek islands to EU countries.

Leila Bodeux

Found on Reuters
3 days ago

World

Without massive testing, we wouldn't have found this cluster, other regions which report low cases are the same - maybe if they did more tests they would find more.

Ridwan Kamil

Found on Reuters
3 days ago

World

Our campaign now, my input to all of Indonesia, is rapid tests, rapid tests, massive tests, until we're sure that it's indeed low.

Ridwan Kamil

Found on Reuters
3 days ago

World

Imagine these two multiplying to thousands coming home to their hometowns and villagers.

Ridwan Kamil

Found on Reuters
3 days ago

World

People are getting really desperate, from 50 to 100 calls per day, we are now receiving calls in the thousands.

Maya Terro

Found on Reuters
3 days ago

World

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