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Intellibrief –  India –  Black fungus alert after COVID 19 as total cases continue to decline but numbers remain high, after Tauktae alert for cyclone to hit the Eastern Coast. Sri Lanka looks for global investors in Colombo Port City. Nepal heading for elections? 4000 to 6000 refugees from Myanmar in India – UN. Afghanistan district falls to Taliban, fourth after May 1. Global – Israel Hamas approval of cease fire by Israel cabinet, needs confirmation


  • Laghman’s district falls to Taliban, Gov’t forces retreated
  • Discussions Continue Over Supreme State Council: Saadati
  • US General to Recommend Post-Pullout Plan for Afghanistan


  • Vaccine Purchase: Health ministry did a ‘lousy job’
  • Rozina In Jail: ‘Leaked video delays bail’ Hearing put off till Sunday


  • Key Myanmar Pro-Democracy Parties Refuse to Meet With Regime’s Election Body
  • Myanmar Junta Troops ‘running wild’ in Mandalay Region
  • Estimated 4,000-6,000 refugees from Myanmar sought safety in India: UN


  • President calls on parties to stake claim to govt per Article 76 (5), by Friday
  • Devkota elected NA member, UML candidate ‘Badal’ suffers two setbacks in a day
  • SC scraps appointment of non-MP ministers, seven including Home Min Thapa relieved


  • ‘Time to say enough’: FM Qureshi asks UNSC to issue call for an end to Israeli violence

Sri Lanka

  • Colombo Port City Project Company invites local and global investors to explore investment opportunities


  • Indian refiners set to curb spot buying to make room for Iranian oil
  • Indian Coast Guard initiates extensive pre-emptive measures on Eastern coast
  • India & Oman renew MoUs on military cooperation & maritime issues
  • PM interacts with state and district officials on the COVID-19 situation
  • Daily Recoveries Outnumber Daily New Cases for 7th Consecutive Day
  • India faces black fungus epidemic as cases climb
  • Assam: ULFA-I announces release of ONGC employee after CM Sarma’s appeal

Note – Trends are as sourced from the media of respective countries and have not been edited, the content is the sole responsibility of the providers and not that of Security Risks Asia

Regional Strategic Trends & Intellibrief – 21 May
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S R Monitor
about 25 days ago
Updated about 25 days ago