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China Places Over 22 Million on Lockdown Amid New Covid Wave

China Places Over 22 Million on Lockdown Amid New Covid Wave

China Places Over 22 Million on Lockdown Amid New Covid Wave China Places Over 22 Million on Lockdown Amid New Covid Wave When a handful of new coronavirus cases materialized this month in a province surrounding Beijing — apparently spread at a village wedding party — the Chinese authorities bolted into action. They locked down two cities with more than …

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2 Hurricanes Devastated Central America. Will the Ruin Spur a Migration Wave?

2 Hurricanes Devastated Central America. Will the Ruin Spur a Migration Wave?

2 Hurricanes Devastated Central America. Will the Ruin Spur a Migration Wave? 2 Hurricanes Devastated Central America. Will the Ruin Spur a Migration Wave? QUEJÁ, Guatemala — By the time they heard the slab of earth cracking off the mountain, it was already burying their neighbors. So the people of Quejá — the lucky ones — ran out of their …

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Brazil’s Bolsonaro suffers wave of defeats in mayoral races Brazil President vote Jair Bolsonaro Marcelo Crivella

Brazil Elections

Brazil’s Bolsonaro suffers wave of defeats in mayoral races Brazil President vote Jair Bolsonaro Marcelo Crivella Brazil’s Bolsonaro suffers wave of defeats in mayoral races Brazil President vote Jair Bolsonaro Marcelo Crivella President Jair Bolsonaro suffered big losses in Brazil s just-completed municipal elections, with only five mayoral candidates he supported winning their races and none of them in the …

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Peru president’s ouster sparks wave of youth-led protests Peru Congress screen President President

APTOPIX Peru Political Crisis

Peru president’s ouster sparks wave of youth-led protests Peru Congress screen President President Peru president’s ouster sparks wave of youth-led protests Peru Congress screen President President University student Yessenia Medina was trying to concentrate on her virtual psychology class when a stunning headline popped up on her screen: Peru’s Congress had voted to oust the nation’s popular president. Furious, the …

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European Union Tries to Counter Anti-L.G.B.T.Q. Wave in Hungary and Poland

European Union Tries to Counter Anti-L.G.B.T.Q. Wave in Hungary and Poland

European Union Tries to Counter Anti-L.G.B.T.Q. Wave in Hungary and Poland European Union Tries to Counter Anti-L.G.B.T.Q. Wave in Hungary and Poland BRUSSELS — The European Union on Thursday unveiled policies intended to strengthen the rights of L.G.B.T.Q. people, proposals that appear aimed particularly at right-wing governments in Hungary and Poland that have promoted discrimination. The moves, drawn up by …

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India’s Coronavirus Infections Drop. A Second Wave May Loom.

India's Coronavirus Infections Drop. A Second Wave May Loom.

India’s Coronavirus Infections Drop. A Second Wave May Loom. India’s Coronavirus Infections Drop. A Second Wave May Loom. NEW DELHI — Two months ago, India looked like a coronavirus disaster zone. Reported infections neared 100,000 a day, deaths were shooting up, and India seemed ready to surpass the United States in total recorded cases. Today, India’s situation looks much different. …

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Indigenous Colombians, Facing New Wave of Brutality, Demand Government Action

Indigenous Colombians, Facing New Wave of Brutality, Demand Government Action

Indigenous Colombians, Facing New Wave of Brutality, Demand Government Action Indigenous Colombians, Facing New Wave of Brutality, Demand Government Action Protesters descended by the thousands on Colombia’s capital, Bogotá, this week, horrified by a brutal wave of violence sweeping the country, one so intense that mass killings have taken place every other day on average. Most traveled hundreds of miles, …

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Will a Half-Step by Macron Be Enough to Blunt France’s Second Wave?

Will a Half-Step by Macron Be Enough to Blunt France’s Second Wave?

Will a Half-Step by Macron Be Enough to Blunt France’s Second Wave? Will a Half-Step by Macron Be Enough to Blunt France’s Second Wave? PARIS — France thought it had beaten the coronavirus. Its comeback in a roaring second wave left the government scrambling this week for a half-measure that underscored its ugly choices. The French president, Emmanuel Macron, highlighted …

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Europe, Which Thought It Had Coronavirus Tamed, Faces Second Wave

Europe, Which Thought It Had Coronavirus Tamed, Faces Second Wave

Europe, Which Thought It Had Coronavirus Tamed, Faces Second Wave Europe, Which Thought It Had Coronavirus Tamed, Faces Second Wave LONDON — From France to Russia, from Britain to the Czech Republic, European leaders are confronting a surge in coronavirus cases that is rapidly filling hospital beds, driving up death tolls and raising the grim prospect of further lockdowns in …

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‘Eventually, slowly, it comes back’: The U.S. Northeast sees signs of a second wave.

‘Eventually, slowly, it comes back’: The U.S. Northeast sees signs of a second wave.

‘Eventually, slowly, it comes back’: The U.S. Northeast sees signs of a second wave. ‘Eventually, slowly, it comes back’: The U.S. Northeast sees signs of a second wave. The Northeastern United States, devastated by the coronavirus in the spring and then held up as a model of infection control by the summer, is now seeing the first inklings of what …

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