Spy chief widely seen behind killing of Iran’s nuclear weapons chief is a trusted Netanyahu loyalist, and his preferred choice to steer Israel through the coming regional chaos.
Mohsen Fakhrizadeh was shot dead in his car by 12 highly-trained assassins in the city of Absard, near Tehran. The killers – which included a pair of snipers – formed 62-person group of plotters, reports have revealed. Detail have been revealed by Iranian journalist Mohamad Ahwaze who obtained leaked information.
High-risk groups, mostly health care workers and individuals with comorbid conditions, will likely receive the first available doses from mid-December. Most major developed-market economies aren’t expecting to make meaningful progress in inoculating their populations until later into the second half of Q2.
Vaccinating billions of people to prevent a disease with a 99% survival rate for people under 70 — all based on clinical trial efficacy analysis of less than 200 COVID-19 cases involving patients with coughs and unreliable PCR tests with significant false positive rates — is not the triumph of science.