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Kenya Blocks Private Covid Vaccine Imports on Fear of Fakes

Kenya Blocks Private Covid Vaccine Imports on Fear of Fakes

Kenya Blocks Private Covid Vaccine Imports on Fear of Fakes Kenya Blocks Private Covid Vaccine Imports on Fear of Fakes Kenya has canceled the private importation and distribution of Covid-19 vaccines, citing the need to safeguard against the possible introduction of fake doses and to ensure “greater transparency and accountability.” Licenses given to private hospitals and clinics to administer the …

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Fear and Hostility Simmer as Ethiopia’s Military Keeps Hold on Tigray

Fear and Hostility Simmer as Ethiopia’s Military Keeps Hold on Tigray

Fear and Hostility Simmer as Ethiopia’s Military Keeps Hold on Tigray Fear and Hostility Simmer as Ethiopia’s Military Keeps Hold on Tigray The calm is deceptive. A stubbled crater attests to a recent artillery barrage, but with its bustling streets and shops, the highland Ethiopian city of Mekelle has an air of relative peace. Then the stories start spilling out. …

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Detroit Museum Tries to Change After Review Cites a Culture of Fear

Detroit Museum Tries to Change After Review Cites a Culture of Fear

Detroit Museum Tries to Change After Review Cites a Culture of Fear Detroit Museum Tries to Change After Review Cites a Culture of Fear The Detroit Institute of Arts is taking steps to improve its workplace culture following a critical review by outside investigators who said they had fielded employee complaints of retaliation by the director whose autocratic leadership style, …

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Health Care Workers on the Frontline Face a Year of Risk, Fear and Loss

Health Care Workers on the Frontline Face a Year of Risk, Fear and Loss

Health Care Workers on the Frontline Face a Year of Risk, Fear and Loss Health Care Workers on the Frontline Face a Year of Risk, Fear and Loss Gabrielle Dawn Luna sees her father in every patient she treats. As an emergency room nurse in the same hospital where her father lay dying of Covid last March, Ms. Luna knows …

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Arrest of Opposition Leader in Georgia Raises Fear of Growing Instability

Arrest of Opposition Leader in Georgia Raises Fear of Growing Instability

Arrest of Opposition Leader in Georgia Raises Fear of Growing Instability Arrest of Opposition Leader in Georgia Raises Fear of Growing Instability MOSCOW — Major opposition parties in the South Caucasus nation of Georgia vowed on Wednesday to boycott Parliament until the government releases a prominent opponent detained recently. The instability adds yet another country to a growing list of …

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Disabled Apartment Owners Fear Fire Traps in Aftermath of Grenfell Disaster

Disabled Apartment Owners Fear Fire Traps in Aftermath of Grenfell Disaster

Disabled Apartment Owners Fear Fire Traps in Aftermath of Grenfell Disaster Disabled Apartment Owners Fear Fire Traps in Aftermath of Grenfell Disaster LONDON — Like many across England, Sarah Rennie has lost sleep worrying about her building catching fire, especially since inspectors discovered that the high-rise is wrapped in a flammable material similar to the one that fueled the deadly …

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To Fight or Hide: Fear Grips Myanmar With Military Back in Charge

To Fight or Hide: Fear Grips Myanmar With Military Back in Charge

To Fight or Hide: Fear Grips Myanmar With Military Back in Charge To Fight or Hide: Fear Grips Myanmar With Military Back in Charge The red balloons rose over an anxious city. They floated by the hundreds above the golden spire of Sule Pagoda in Yangon, the commercial capital of Myanmar, and drifted over an avenue where, more than a …

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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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