COVID-19 daily round up of Catholic news. 18th August 2020

UK

Asian British citizens are up to FIVE times more likely to catch coronavirus than white people, official data reveals

http://dailym.ai/3ayrIh8

Britons are now more likely to die from some types of cancer than they were 15 because of delays caused by the coronavirus pandemic

http://dailym.ai/3l352L5

Commonwealth

Teen pregnancies soar as Kenya’s girls fall victim to sexual assaults during COVID-19 lockdown

https://bit.ly/3kPFCjT

Europe

Spain bans smoking in public nationwide and closes nightclubs and late-night bars as coronavirus cases hit 3,000 a day in worsening ‘second wave’

http://dailym.ai/3h3w9mC

USA

Archdiocese of Denver and local Colorado government to carry out corporal works of mercy during pandemic and beyond

https://bit.ly/315bOaU

Nevada Governor fines banned church for holding service In opened casino

https://bit.ly/2PZQMEm

World

Controversial South Korean pastor strongly criticised for leading thousands of followers to a rally in Seoul on Saturday as COVID-19 cases spike

https://bit.ly/2Q5H0R4

And finally, another Christian meme