in an attempt to: ~しようとして、~しようと企てて

unrest  () 〔人の心の〕不安、心配、動揺

locust  () バッタ、イナゴ


For the first time, the number of new coronavirus cases out side of China has risen more than the number of new cases in mainland China.

Pakistan closes schools in Sindh province to enable testing for the coronavirus.

In Japan, the government is closing all schools stating March 2 in an attempt to contain the virus.

In New deli police guard against new unrest after at least 32 people were killed in resent crashes between Hinds and Muslims.

And, U.N. official warn of hunger in East Africa as locusts continue attacking crops.

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