10 years in prison and huge fines for breaking new COVID travel rules – Wales Online

Health Secretary for England Matt Hancock has unveiled tough new rules for anyone who wants to come into the UK - including the potential for people to be jailed for up to 10 years. Mr Hancock, speaking in the House of Commons on Tuesday, said he made 'no apologies' for how tough the new punishments …

DC new normal: razor-tipped wire fences and armed soldiers – If it looks like martial law?

After rioters attacked the Capitol, D.C. residents adapt to the imposing security measures that have taken over their home. Some residents on Capitol Hill have rallied behind the thousands of National Guard members stationed nearby, bringing them wagons full of snacks and hot coffee to express gratitude for their service. Other locals have gone to …

Citing pandemic, Greece bans freedom of assembly – AP

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece’s center-right government on Tuesday imposed a weeklong ban on public protests attended by more than 100 people, angering left-wing political opponents. The decision announced by the police as part of a campaign to contain the coronavirus pandemic carries fines of up to 3,000 euros ($3,650) for individuals involved in organizing …