An envelope addressed to the White House contained a substance identified as ricin, a deadly poison, several media outlets reported on Saturday, citing a federal official briefed on the matter.
The U.S. military’s Joint Chiefs of Staff have gone into selfquarantine after the Coast Guard’s No. 2 tested positive for the novel coronavirus following a toplevel meeting at the Pentagon last week, U.S. officials said on Tuesday.
Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said the actions of Turkey and Azerbaijan amounted to a “terroristic attack” over NagornoKarabakh that formed part of the continuation of Armenian genocide.
Shares in Japanese telecoms giant Nippon Telegraph & Telephone, or NTT, fell Tuesday on news it is preparing for a takeover of its mobile phone carrier NTT DoCoMo.