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Pakistan plunged into darkness

Pakistan plunged into darkness

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Pakistan plunged into darkness
A major power outage left almost the entire country without electricity. The authorities are trying to start up the Tarbela power plant

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The largest ozone hole in the history of mankind has disappeared

The largest ozone hole in the history of mankind has disappeared

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The largest ozone hole in the history of mankind has disappeared
Although 2020 was a difficult year for many (if not for all), it did bring at least one piece of good news - the largest hole in the history of observations of the ozone hole has closed

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World poverty rises for the first time in 22 years

World poverty rises for the first time in 22 years

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World poverty rises for the first time in 22 years
The world's poverty rate rose for the first time in 22 years. This was stated by UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres

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Arab countries decided to lift the blockade from Qatar

Arab countries decided to lift the blockade from Qatar

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Arab countries decided to lift the blockade from Qatar
Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain, and Egypt decided to restore relations with Qatar three and a half years later

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A tourist went to a party while on holiday and was fined $13,000

A tourist went to a party while on holiday and was fined $13,000

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A tourist went to a party while on holiday and was fined $13,000
The tourist escaped from quarantine to a party while on holiday in Australia and was fined $13,000. In court, the traveler confessed to all violations and pleaded guilty

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The number of cases of coronavirus infection in the world exceeded 80 million

The number of cases of coronavirus infection in the world exceeded 80 million

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The number of cases of coronavirus infection in the world exceeded 80 million
The number of cases of coronavirus infection in the world has exceeded 80 million. This is evidenced by the Johns Hopkins University data presented on December 26

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The number of people vaccinated is approaching three million

The number of people vaccinated is approaching three million

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The number of people vaccinated is approaching three million
More than 2.7 million people have already received coronavirus vaccinations in six countries. Almost half of them are US citizens