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‘There Is No Safe Area’: In Kabul, Fear Has Taken Over

‘There Is No Safe Area’: In Kabul, Fear Has Taken Over

‘There Is No Safe Area’: In Kabul, Fear Has Taken Over ‘There Is No Safe Area’: In Kabul, Fear Has Taken Over KABUL, Afghanistan — In Kabul’s uncertain present, fear and dread intertwine in a vise. Fear has become a way of life. “When you’re in the car you feel fear, when you are walking you feel fear, and when …

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As Virus Resurges in Africa, Doctors Fear the Worst Is Yet to Come

As Virus Resurges in Africa, Doctors Fear the Worst Is Yet to Come

As Virus Resurges in Africa, Doctors Fear the Worst Is Yet to Come As Virus Resurges in Africa, Doctors Fear the Worst Is Yet to Come The coronavirus killed far fewer people in Africa than in Europe and the Americas, leading to a widespread perception that it was a disease of the West. Now, a tide of new cases on …

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We Should Be Able to Use Apps Without Fear of Government Surveillance

We Should Be Able to Use Apps Without Fear of Government Surveillance

We Should Be Able to Use Apps Without Fear of Government Surveillance We Should Be Able to Use Apps Without Fear of Government Surveillance Wave hello to our On Tech editor, Hanna Ingber, who picked a few faves. Some of the hammer poems were submitted by professional writers. Thank you for all of them. — Sadjectives The Cold Cheeseburger of …

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911 Call Spurs Fear and Evacuation, but Montreal Police Report No Threat

911 Call Spurs Fear and Evacuation, but Montreal Police Report No Threat

911 Call Spurs Fear and Evacuation, but Montreal Police Report No Threat 911 Call Spurs Fear and Evacuation, but Montreal Police Report No Threat MONTREAL — Armed police officers converged Friday on the Montreal offices of Ubisoft, a French video game company, in response to a 911 call, and dozens of people were evacuated, but no threat was found and …

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Syria Seeks Return of Refugees, but They Fear Leader’s Wrath

Syria Seeks Return of Refugees, but They Fear Leader’s Wrath

Syria Seeks Return of Refugees, but They Fear Leader’s Wrath Syria Seeks Return of Refugees, but They Fear Leader’s Wrath BEIRUT, Lebanon — The Syrian government hosted a lavish conference in the capital, Damascus, this week aimed at trying to get the more than six million refugees who fled the country’s civil war to come home. They have been blocked …

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Peru’s Merino Stokes Anger, Fear in a Traumatized Country

Peru’s Merino Stokes Anger, Fear in a Traumatized Country

Peru’s Merino Stokes Anger, Fear in a Traumatized Country Peru’s Merino Stokes Anger, Fear in a Traumatized Country A devastating pandemic, the deepest economic crisis on record, and now, the fourth president in five years. Exhausted by this year’s turmoil, Peruvians woke up Tuesday to yet another shock. This time, it was one of their leaders’ making: The country’s deeply …

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As Hong Kong Law Goes After ‘Black Sheep,’ Fear Clouds Universities

As Hong Kong Law Goes After ‘Black Sheep,’ Fear Clouds Universities

As Hong Kong Law Goes After ‘Black Sheep,’ Fear Clouds Universities As Hong Kong Law Goes After ‘Black Sheep,’ Fear Clouds Universities HONG KONG — When Harry Wu, a professor of medical humanities at the University of Hong Kong, gave a lesson last fall about doctors’ responsibilities in society, he focused on a real-world example: the volunteer medics treating protesters …

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On Afghan Highways, Even the Police Fear the Taliban’s Toll Collectors

On Afghan Highways, Even the Police Fear the Taliban’s Toll Collectors

On Afghan Highways, Even the Police Fear the Taliban’s Toll Collectors On Afghan Highways, Even the Police Fear the Taliban’s Toll Collectors KABUL, Afghanistan — When the long-haul trucker drives past this hilltop police outpost in southern Afghanistan each week, he knows exactly what to do. The officers toss down a box tied to a length of rope and like …

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1.8m young people fear homelessness as unemployment figures jump

Around 60 per cent of those newly out of work – some 300,000 of the 500,000 people who have lost jobs since March – are aged 16-24

1.8m young people fear homelessness as unemployment figures jump 1.8m young people fear homelessness as unemployment figures jump Almost two million young people are frightened they won’t have a safe place to stay if they lost their main source of income, according to new figures from Centrepoint that coincide with soaring unemployment figures. The number of people out of work …

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Fear the Beard (Sweat): These N.B.A. Workers Keep the Court Dry

Fear the Beard (Sweat): These N.B.A. Workers Keep the Court Dry

Fear the Beard (Sweat): These N.B.A. Workers Keep the Court Dry Fear the Beard (Sweat): These N.B.A. Workers Keep the Court Dry LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — In the opening game of the N.B.A. finals last week, LeBron James of the Los Angeles Lakers toppled to the court after drawing a foul. As soon as he went down, two people …

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