U.S. exempts aid groups from blacklisting of Yemen's Houthis - Yahoo News

by news.yahoo 01/19/2021

The United States has exempted various aid groups, including the United Nations and the Red Cross, from Yemen-related sanctions, according to a notice posted to the U.S. Department of Treasury website on Tuesday. The exemptions to the blacklisting of Yemen's Houthis aim to allow aid groups to support humanitarian projects, democracy building, education and environmental protection, according to the notice.


In a fundraising campaign to support a fellow Lutheran church school, The Evangelical Lutheran School of Aszód, a school of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Hungary has raised USD 2,700 for the Evangelical Lutheran School of Hope in Ramallah, Palestine an Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land school.


Staff reports HANCOCK COUNTY -- The county added 146 COVID-19 cases over the weekend, raising its total to 6,425. After reporting deaths from the novel coronavirus for four days in a row, Hancock County did not report any over the weekend, keeping that total at 97. The county added 467 COVID-19 tests Monday, bringing that