White House plate is full: Minnesota, Hong Kong, South China Sea, corona-crisis, Twitter war, and the list goes on…
Update: In a stunning change after President Trump initially pushed G7 leaders to go ahead with an in-person meeting at the White House and Camp David as early as June for the sake of “normalization”, promptly rebuffed by German Chancellor Angela Merkel – who indicated Saturday she would not attend while citing the still raging pandemic – the president told reporters aboard Air Force One later in the day that he’ll postpone till September.
The Starship SN4 prototype, built by Elon Musk’s SpaceX company for interplanetary flights, has blown up after an engine test in Texas. It’s already the third prototype to explode this year.
Top official blames rise on atmosphere of ‘euphoria and complacency’ with Israelis ignoring social-distancing rules, says decision on closing some schools will be made Saturday.
Earlier, representatives of Western states in Serbia accused Russia and China of attempts to expand their influence during the pandemic.