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Strong Views and ‘Close to the Boss’: How U.S. Envoy Reshaped a Conflict

Strong Views and ‘Close to the Boss’: How U.S. Envoy Reshaped a Conflict

Strong Views and ‘Close to the Boss’: How U.S. Envoy Reshaped a Conflict Strong Views and ‘Close to the Boss’: How U.S. Envoy Reshaped a Conflict Previous administrations, he said, had struggled merely to bring the Palestinians to the bargaining table. Waiting for the Palestinians to agree to talks before moving forward gave them a veto over the process, Mr. …

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‘I Miss Home’: In Tigray Conflict, Displaced Children Suffer

‘I Miss Home’: In Tigray Conflict, Displaced Children Suffer

‘I Miss Home’: In Tigray Conflict, Displaced Children Suffer ‘I Miss Home’: In Tigray Conflict, Displaced Children Suffer UM RAKUBA, Sudan — The Um Rakuba refugee camp is filling again, stifling in the afternoon sun in eastern Sudan, and there are children everywhere. Two boys peeped from behind a white tent marked with the blue insignia of the United Nations …

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Ethiopia Claims Victory in Tigray Conflict After Shelling Restive Region’s Capital

Ethiopia Claims Victory in Tigray Conflict After Shelling Restive Region’s Capital

Ethiopia Claims Victory in Tigray Conflict After Shelling Restive Region’s Capital Ethiopia Claims Victory in Tigray Conflict After Shelling Restive Region’s Capital ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopia claimed victory in its conflict with the restive region of Tigray on Saturday, after a daylong series of artillery strikes against the regional capital, a city of half a million people. With communications …

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Do You Have a Conflict of Interest? This Robotic Assistant May Find It First

Do You Have a Conflict of Interest? This Robotic Assistant May Find It First

Do You Have a Conflict of Interest? This Robotic Assistant May Find It First Do You Have a Conflict of Interest? This Robotic Assistant May Find It First “Peer reviewers cannot pick up every mistake in scientific papers, so I think we need to look for different solutions that can help us in increasing the quality and robustness of scientific …

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Conflict in Ethiopia’s Tigray Region Widens as Missiles Are Fired at Airports

Conflict in Ethiopia’s Tigray Region Widens as Missiles Are Fired at Airports

Conflict in Ethiopia’s Tigray Region Widens as Missiles Are Fired at Airports Conflict in Ethiopia’s Tigray Region Widens as Missiles Are Fired at Airports ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Two airports in a state that neighbors Tigray, where Ethiopian troops are fighting local forces, were the targets of rocket fire late on Friday, the government said, as an 11-day conflict in …

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Ethiopia’s Leader Reshuffles Top Security Officials Amid Tigray Conflict

Ethiopia’s Leader Reshuffles Top Security Officials Amid Tigray Conflict

Ethiopia’s Leader Reshuffles Top Security Officials Amid Tigray Conflict Ethiopia’s Leader Reshuffles Top Security Officials Amid Tigray Conflict CAIRO — Ethiopia’s prime minister reshuffled his country’s security services on Sunday, days after he ordered a military offensive in the northern Tigray region, edging the country toward a potential all-out civil war. Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed replaced the head of intelligence …

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A New Front Opens in the Russia-Ukraine Conflict: Borscht

A New Front Opens in the Russia-Ukraine Conflict: Borscht

A New Front Opens in the Russia-Ukraine Conflict: Borscht A New Front Opens in the Russia-Ukraine Conflict: Borscht BORSHCHIV, Ukraine — The roadside cafe is called Borscht, advertised with a gigantic beetroot red sign, leaving little doubt what people around here like to eat. The fields are planted with beets. The town is named Borshchiv, which means “belonging to borscht.” …

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​Why Is Conflict Erupting Again Between Armenia and Azerbaijan?

​Why Is Conflict Erupting Again Between Armenia and Azerbaijan?

​Why Is Conflict Erupting Again Between Armenia and Azerbaijan? ​Why Is Conflict Erupting Again Between Armenia and Azerbaijan? MOSCOW — A simmering, decades-long conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh erupted in late September into the worst fighting the area had seen since a vicious ethnic war in the 1990s. Skirmishes have been common for years along …

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Trump, Coronavirus, Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict: Your Tuesday Briefing

Trump, Coronavirus, Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict: Your Tuesday Briefing

Trump, Coronavirus, Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict: Your Tuesday Briefing Trump, Coronavirus, Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict: Your Tuesday Briefing (Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. We’re covering President Trump’s departure from the hospital, Britain’s huge data-entry mistake and Kamala Harris’s disco-dancing days in Canada. President Trump leaves the hospital Three nights after arriving at Walter Reed National Military Medical …

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​Why Is Conflict Flaring Again Between Armenians and Azerbaijan?

In Nagorno-Karabakh, New Risks in an Old Ethnic Conflict

​Why Is Conflict Flaring Again Between Armenians and Azerbaijan? ​Why Is Conflict Flaring Again Between Armenians and Azerbaijan? MOSCOW — Fighting broke out a week ago in Nagorno-Karabakh, a breakaway region in Azerbaijan with an Armenian majority, setting off alarms about the risks of a wider war that might draw in Russia, Turkey and Iran. The conflict had simmered for …

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