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Pope Francis Makes Christmas Appeal for Nations to Share Covid-19 Vaccines

Pope Francis Makes Christmas Appeal for Nations to Share Covid-19 Vaccines

Pope Francis Makes Christmas Appeal for Nations to Share Covid-19 Vaccines Pope Francis Makes Christmas Appeal for Nations to Share Covid-19 Vaccines ROME — Pope Francis on Friday called on world leaders, businesses and international organizations to help ensure that the most vulnerable and needy have access to newly developed coronavirus vaccines. Instead of speaking to the tens of thousands …

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Alarmed by reports of new coronavirus strain, nations close doors to Britain.

Alarmed by reports of new coronavirus strain, nations close doors to Britain.

Alarmed by reports of new coronavirus strain, nations close doors to Britain. Alarmed by reports of new coronavirus strain, nations close doors to Britain. Britain, struggling to contain an outbreak of what officials said was a more contagious variant of the coronavirus, found itself increasingly cut off from the world on Monday as nations raced to ban travelers from the …

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Morocco Joins List of Arab Nations to Begin Normalizing Relations With Israel

Morocco Joins List of Arab Nations to Begin Normalizing Relations With Israel

Morocco Joins List of Arab Nations to Begin Normalizing Relations With Israel Morocco Joins List of Arab Nations to Begin Normalizing Relations With Israel WASHINGTON — Morocco has agreed to a rapprochement with Israel in return for American recognition of the kingdom’s sovereignty over a long-disputed territory, under a deal announced on Thursday that gives President Trump another diplomatic victory …

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How One of the Most Stable Nations in West Africa Descended Into Mayhem

How One of the Most Stable Nations in West Africa Descended Into Mayhem

How One of the Most Stable Nations in West Africa Descended Into Mayhem How One of the Most Stable Nations in West Africa Descended Into Mayhem After wresting huge swaths of territory from government control in Burkina Faso’s north, those motorbike-riding jihadis have spread south toward Ouagadougou. In August, the main political parties voted to change the electoral code, allowing …

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Distrust of China Jumps to New Highs in Democratic Nations

Distrust of China Jumps to New Highs in Democratic Nations

Distrust of China Jumps to New Highs in Democratic Nations Distrust of China Jumps to New Highs in Democratic Nations SYDNEY, Australia — Xi Jinping celebrates China’s battle against the coronavirus as a success. But in the United States and other wealthy democracies, the pandemic has driven negative views of China to new heights, a survey published on Tuesday showed. …

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Boris Johnson, United Nations, Climate Change: Your Wednesday Briefing

Boris Johnson, United Nations, Climate Change: Your Wednesday Briefing

Boris Johnson, United Nations, Climate Change: Your Wednesday Briefing Boris Johnson, United Nations, Climate Change: Your Wednesday Briefing (Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. We’re covering the U.S.-China rivalry at the U.N., the United Kingdom’s new virus restrictions and the certainty of decades of climate disasters. Britain at a ‘perilous turning point,’ Johnson says …

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U.S. Presses Other Muslim Nations to Establish Ties With Israel

U.S. Presses Other Muslim Nations to Establish Ties With Israel

U.S. Presses Other Muslim Nations to Establish Ties With Israel U.S. Presses Other Muslim Nations to Establish Ties With Israel WASHINGTON — The Trump administration sought on Tuesday to test the waters to determine if it can persuade other Arab and Muslim countries to establish full diplomatic relations with Israel after a breakthrough agreement by the United Arab Emirates to …

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U.S. Heads to United Nations to Demand ‘Snapback’ of Sanctions Against Iran

U.S. Heads to United Nations to Demand ‘Snapback’ of Sanctions Against Iran

U.S. Heads to United Nations to Demand ‘Snapback’ of Sanctions Against Iran U.S. Heads to United Nations to Demand ‘Snapback’ of Sanctions Against Iran WASHINGTON — The Trump administration will formally demand on Thursday that the United Nations punish Iran with bruising sanctions for violating an agreement to limit its nuclear program — a deal from which the United States …

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Scams jump 66 per cent during lockdown as fraudsters take advantage of nation’s uncertainty

Scams jump 66 per cent during lockdown as fraudsters take advantage of nation's uncertainty

Scams jump 66 per cent during lockdown as fraudsters take advantage of nation’s uncertainty Scams jump 66 per cent during lockdown as fraudsters take advantage of nation’s uncertainty Fraudsters have cashed in on the coronavirus lockdown and exploited the nation’s uncertainty during the pandemic with a flood of scams, figures from Barclays show. Frauds, which could involve anything from travel, …

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Live Coronavirus Updates: Nations Scramble to Fend Off Outbreaks

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Sends Two Million Hydroxychloroquine Doses to Brazil

Live Coronavirus Updates: Nations Scramble to Fend Off Outbreaks Live Coronavirus Updates: Nations Scramble to Fend Off Outbreaks ‘It’s always going to be with us’: How the world is learning to live with the pandemic. China is testing restaurant workers and delivery drivers block by block. South Korea tells people to carry two types of masks for differing risky social …

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