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Vaccinated Tourists Could Soon Be Allowed to Visit Again, E.U. Says

Vaccinated Tourists Could Soon Be Allowed to Visit Again, E.U. Says

Vaccinated Tourists Could Soon Be Allowed to Visit Again, E.U. Says Vaccinated Tourists Could Soon Be Allowed to Visit Again, E.U. Says BRUSSELS — The European Union took a crucial step on Monday toward reopening its borders to vaccinated travelers after the bloc’s executive released a plan for allowing journeys to resume after more than a year of stringent coronavirus …

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Smithsonian Museums Will Reopen in May (Yes, You Can Visit the Pandas)

Smithsonian Museums Will Reopen in May (Yes, You Can Visit the Pandas)

Smithsonian Museums Will Reopen in May (Yes, You Can Visit the Pandas) Smithsonian Museums Will Reopen in May (Yes, You Can Visit the Pandas) If you live in D.C., you’re this close to the return of in-person panda peeping at the National Zoo. The weather is getting warmer. More people are being vaccinated. And now, in the latest sign of …

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Will Japan Confront China? A Visit to Washington May Offer a Clue.

Will Japan Confront China? A Visit to Washington May Offer a Clue.

Will Japan Confront China? A Visit to Washington May Offer a Clue. Will Japan Confront China? A Visit to Washington May Offer a Clue. TOKYO — As he visits Washington this week, it would seem as if Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga of Japan could take a victory lap. Mr. Suga is the first foreign leader to be invited to the …

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At Least 10 Killed in Protests Against Modi’s Visit to Bangladesh

At Least 10 Killed in Protests Against Modi’s Visit to Bangladesh

At Least 10 Killed in Protests Against Modi’s Visit to Bangladesh At Least 10 Killed in Protests Against Modi’s Visit to Bangladesh DHAKA, Bangladesh — At least 10 people were killed and dozens injured in protests against a visit by Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India to Bangladesh as part of celebrations for the country’s 50th anniversary. Clashes between protesters …

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Modi’s Visit to Bangladesh Sets Off Violent Protests

Modi’s Visit to Bangladesh Sets Off Violent Protests

Modi’s Visit to Bangladesh Sets Off Violent Protests Modi’s Visit to Bangladesh Sets Off Violent Protests DHAKA, Bangladesh — At least four people were killed and dozens injured in violent protests in Bangladesh on Friday, set off by the arrival of Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India to mark 50 years since Bangladesh gained independence. The deaths occurred in the …

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U.S. Defense Secretary Makes Secret Visit to Afghanistan

U.S. Defense Secretary Makes Secret Visit to Afghanistan

U.S. Defense Secretary Makes Secret Visit to Afghanistan U.S. Defense Secretary Makes Secret Visit to Afghanistan KABUL, Afghanistan — Defense Secretary Lloyd J. Austin III landed in Afghanistan’s capital Sunday morning, becoming the first member of President Biden’s cabinet to set foot in the country that is home to America’s longest war. The United States is tentatively set to withdraw …

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Get Outside and Safely Visit a National Park

Get Outside and Safely Visit a National Park

Get Outside and Safely Visit a National Park Get Outside and Safely Visit a National Park Expansive vistas, serene lakes, abundant wildlife and good old fresh air — what’s not to love about national parks? So many Americans have taken refuge in parks during the pandemic that 15 of them set recreation visitation records in 2020. All of the parks …

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Biden Cancels Visit to Emergent Facility After Times Report on Its Tactics

Biden Cancels Visit to Emergent Facility After Times Report on Its Tactics

Biden Cancels Visit to Emergent Facility After Times Report on Its Tactics Biden Cancels Visit to Emergent Facility After Times Report on Its Tactics WASHINGTON — President Biden on Monday canceled a visit to a coronavirus vaccine plant run by Emergent BioSolutions after The New York Times published a lengthy investigation into how the company gained outsize influence over the …

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Pope Francis Begins Visit to Iraq, in ‘Duty to a Land Martyred’ [Video]

Pope Francis Begins Visit to Iraq, in ‘Duty to a Land Martyred’ [Video]

Pope Francis Begins Visit to Iraq, in ‘Duty to a Land Martyred’ [Video] Pope Francis Begins Visit to Iraq, in ‘Duty to a Land Martyred’ [Video] BAGHDAD — Pope Francis made an audacious return to the world stage in the midst of the pandemic on Friday when he became the first leader of the Roman Catholic church to visit Iraq, …

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Pope’s Planned Visit to Iraq, Amid Pandemic, Raises Questions of Timing

Pope’s Planned Visit to Iraq, Amid Pandemic, Raises Questions of Timing

Pope’s Planned Visit to Iraq, Amid Pandemic, Raises Questions of Timing Pope’s Planned Visit to Iraq, Amid Pandemic, Raises Questions of Timing VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis has said that he has canceled trips during the pandemic because “in conscience I cannot provoke gatherings,” but that the only thing that would stop him from becoming the first pope to visit …

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