UAE says Chinese vaccine 86% effective, offers few details

The United Arab Emirates says a Chinese coronavirus vaccine tested in the federation of sheikhdoms is 86% effective, though it released few details

UAE says Chinese vaccine 86% effective, offers few details
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Iraqis slowly rebuild Mosul, with little aid from government

Iraqis slowly rebuild Mosul, with little aid from government
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The Iraqi city of Mosul remains for many the symbol of the Islamic State ...

  • Wed, 09 Dec 2020 01:26:23 -0500

Indonesia conducts regional election during pandemic

Indonesia conducts regional election during pandemic
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Indonesia is holding previously postponed regional elections despite concerns about doing so amid the ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 22:06:26 -0500

Amid virus surge, life goes on at Mexico City's main market

Amid virus surge, life goes on at Mexico City's main market
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As the coronavirus slams Mexico City, it is business as usual at the city’s ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 17:08:39 -0500

French prosecutors seek jail in Sarkozy corruption trial

French prosecutors seek jail in Sarkozy corruption trial
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French prosecutors have requested two years of prison and a two-year suspended sentence for ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 14:50:07 -0500

Netanyahu rival bolts party to launch leadership challenge

Netanyahu rival bolts party to launch leadership challenge
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The leading rival of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu inside the ruling Likud party says ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 14:35:05 -0500

Protesters demonstrate against el-Sissi's visit to France

Protesters demonstrate against el-Sissi's visit to France
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French protesters and human rights activists have demonstrated outside the National Assembly in Paris ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 14:32:29 -0500

Russia to establish navy base in Sudan for at least 25 years

Russia to establish navy base in Sudan for at least 25 years
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Russia has signed an agreement with Sudan to establish a navy base in the ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 14:22:32 -0500

France to build new nuclear-powered aircraft carrier

France to build new nuclear-powered aircraft carrier
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France will build a new, nuclear-powered aircraft carrier to replace its Charles de Gaulle ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 11:57:48 -0500

Polish priest apologizes for defense of disgraced priest

Polish priest apologizes for defense of disgraced priest
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A popular Polish priest has apologized for a sermon in which he defended a ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 11:30:28 -0500

Protesters to demonstrate against el-Sissi's visit to France

Protesters to demonstrate against el-Sissi's visit to France
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French protesters and human rights activists are gearing up to stage a demonstration outside ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 11:22:11 -0500

Europe to revive international night train links

Europe to revive international night train links
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Four European rail companies have announced they plan to boost the continent’s network of ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 10:34:25 -0500

Dutch health authority reports 'worrying rise' in infections

Dutch health authority reports 'worrying rise' in infections
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The Dutch public health institute has reported what it calls a “worrying rise" in ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 09:40:32 -0500

UAE owner of Israeli club says 'door open' to Arab players

UAE owner of Israeli club says 'door open' to Arab players
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The Emirati businessman who has bought a stake in the controversial Israeli soccer club ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 08:52:45 -0500

Impatience rises as aid still blocked to Ethiopia's Tigray

Impatience rises as aid still blocked to Ethiopia's Tigray
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Impatience is rising as humanitarian officials say they still don’t have access to Ethiopia’s ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 07:51:10 -0500

As infections rise, European Central Bank prepares stimulus

As infections rise, European Central Bank prepares stimulus
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The European economy should get another boost from the European Central Bank on Thursday

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 07:18:45 -0500

German broadcast fee raise blocked after political standoff

German broadcast fee raise blocked after political standoff
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A German state governor has moved to block a small rise in the amount ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 07:06:24 -0500

Pope makes surprise early morning prayer visit in rainy Rome

Pope makes surprise early morning prayer visit in rainy Rome
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Pope Francis has made a surprise early morning visit to the Spanish Steps in ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 06:57:24 -0500

Blasts badly damage 2 Polish supermarkets in the Netherlands

Blasts badly damage 2 Polish supermarkets in the Netherlands
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Police say two Polish supermarkets in the Netherlands have been badly damaged by explosions

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 06:55:31 -0500

Avalanche warnings, power cuts after snowfall in Austria

Avalanche warnings, power cuts after snowfall in Austria
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Authorities in Austria have issued avalanche warnings for the east of the country as ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 05:36:41 -0500

Top Saudi diplomat on 1st Sudan visit since al-Bashir ouster

Top Saudi diplomat on 1st Sudan visit since al-Bashir ouster
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Sudan's official news agency says Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister has arrived in the capital ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 05:06:14 -0500

UK-EU talks near collapse ahead of Johnson Brussels trip

UK-EU talks near collapse ahead of Johnson Brussels trip
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Britain and the European Union  say talks on a free-trade deal are teetering on ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 04:36:29 -0500

Iran's Supreme Court upholds journalist's death sentence

Iran's Supreme Court upholds journalist's death sentence
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Iran’s Supreme Court has upheld the death penalty of a once-exiled journalist over his ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 03:35:42 -0500

Thai activists report to police over lese majeste charges

Thai activists report to police over lese majeste charges
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Four leaders of Thailand’s pro-democracy movement have reported to police to acknowledge charges that ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 02:54:56 -0500

India farmers intensify protest against new laws with strike

India farmers intensify protest against new laws with strike
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A nationwide strike called by thousands of Indian farmers protesting new agriculture laws has ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 02:01:40 -0500