Japan begins COVID-19 vaccination in ‘first major step’ to halt pandemic

Japan launched its COVID-19 inoculation drive on Wednesday, administering the Pfizer-BionTech vaccine to Tokyo hospital workers, as Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga attempts to beat the odds and host the Olympics … Read More

Myanmar doctors stop working to protest coup d’etat as UN considers response

According to the newly formed Myanmar Civil Disobedience Movement, 70 hospital and medical department staff in 30 towns across Myanmar will protest the coup that expelled elected leader Aung San … Read More