California uses text alert to ask millions of residents to stay home – de facto martial law

LOS ANGELES - California authorities sent a cellphone text alert Tuesday to two major regions of the nation’s most populous state to tell millions that the coronavirus is spreading rapidly…

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British Army’s Information Warfare Unit will be deployed to tackle anti-vaccine protests | Daily Mail

Leaked documents revealed soldiers are already monitoring cyberspace The British Army's Information Warfare Unit will tackle anti-virus propaganda It comes amid a rise in the number of anti-lockdown protests around…

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France under virtual martial law with new lockdown – 100,000 police – military mobilized

PARIS (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday ordered stringent restrictions on people’s movement to slow the spread of the coronavirus, and said the army would be drafted in…

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Entire Slovakia population under C19 military  testing – gov’t won’t say if it’s mandatory

A moment ago, at an extraordinary meeting, the government adopted a resolution entrusting the Armed Forces with the preparation of an operation called Joint Responsibility. The Minister of Defense Jaroslav…

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Military and police patrol the deserted streets of Melbourne | The Guardian

Thirty-six hours after Australia’s toughest Covid lockdown started, Josh Taylor ventured onto eerily empty streetsSource: 'Very dead': army and police patrol the deserted streets of coronavirus-stricken Melbourne | Australia news…

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Australian ‘state’ to deploy military, impose hefty fines to enforce virus lockdown – Reuters

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia’s second-most populous state Victoria said on Tuesday military personnel will be deployed to enforce COVID-19 isolation orders, with anyone caught in breach of those rules facing…

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Portland – unidentified, masked, camouflaged, federal officers arrest people with no probable cause and whisked away in unmarked cars – AP

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Federal officers’ actions at protests in Oregon’s largest city, hailed by President Donald Trump but done without local consent, are raising the prospect of a constitutional…

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