ニュースの中での Defy

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The Guardian
· Nigerian forces accused of torture and illegal detention of children – report  
“From mass, unlawful detention in inhumane conditions, to meting out beatings and torture and allowing sexual abuse by adult inmates – it defies belief that children anywhere would be so grievously harmed by the very authorities charged with their protection,” she said.
Malay Mail
· Police: 33 nabbed at Ipoh pubs for flouting CMCO  
IPOH, May 27 — A total of 33 individuals, including three women, who were drinking in two pubs were arrested by police for defying the conditional movement control order (CMCO) last night.
The China Post
· Venezuela’s apparent respite from COVID may not last long  
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Defying dire predictions, Venezuela so far seems to have avoided the coronavirus wave striking much of South America.
The New York Times
· What Is the Stock Market Even for Anymore?  
With the economy in free fall, the resilience of share prices defies the misfortunes of most Americans.
The Guardian
· Jimmy Fallon apologizes for wearing blackface in resurfaced SNL sketch  
Virginia’s governor, Ralph Northam, defied calls to step down last year after a picture resurfaced from his medical school yearbook page that showed a person in blackface standing next to a person in a Ku Klux Klan costume.
The China Post
· Muslims celebrate major holiday amid curfews, virus fears  
In Sudan, which has reported more than 3,600 cases and 146 deaths, thousands of people gathered for prayers in mosques and open areas, defying a curfew and other restrictions imposed by authorities, local media reported.
Vox
· How South America became a coronavirus epicenter  
Widespread poverty may worsen these problems as the poorest residents struggle to pay for care or defy stay-at-home policies in search of food and funds.
The New York Times
· Visit These Science-Fiction Worlds to Make Sense of Our Own  
“Foundryside” introduced the magical technology of “scriving,” writing glyphs and sigils on objects in order to make them behave in ways that defy physical reality.
Vox
· There’s a lot riding on Wednesday’s SpaceX launch  
Just this year — which, keep in mind, is even half over — Musk has vowed in a tweet to sell his possessions, after which he tweeted, “My gf … is mad at me.” Musk also said the price of his own company’s stock was “too high,” named his new child X Æ A-Xii, repeatedly downplayed the coronavirus pandemic, and forced his Tesla employees to work through it — even defying government orders to reopen a factory early.
FRANCE 24
· Between old and new empires, Hong Kong’s fate exposes stakes in Covid-19 era  
Defying Covid-19 social distancing measures, protesters took to the streets in Hong Kong on Sunday as law enforcement officials braced for further unrest as the security bill makes its way through an unprecedented legislative process.