Justice for Elijah McClain
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Justice for Elijah McClainThe Colorado governor has ordered a reinvestigation into the death of Elijah McClain, a young black man stopped by police while walking home from his local store last year. He died of a heart attack after being pinned down and injected with ketamine. Police were cleared of murder charges. Officers are also under investigation for taking inappropriate photos near his memorial.Trump and Putin’s Support SlippingDonald Trump is increasingly under attack for reports that he did not act upon hearing that Russia offered bounties to the Taliban to kill US soldiers. Putin’s popularity within Russia is also at an all-time low, especially amongst younger people.Iran Issues Trump Arrest WarrantIran has issued an arrest warrant for the US President over the killing of Iranian general Qasem Soleimani in January. America dismissed it as a ‘political stunt’.Corona In Haiti SlumsOfficials in Haiti are concerned over an apparent coronavirus outbreak in the nation’s slums, where social distancing and following hygiene guidelines can be impossible. 1 in 5 people in Latin America and the Caribbean live in slums, and cases across the region have tripled in the last month.