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UN Asks for $35 Billion in Life-Saving Humanitarian Aid for 2021

UN Asks for $35 Billion in Life-Saving Humanitarian Aid for 2021

The United Nations appealed Tuesday for a record $35 billion to provide life-saving humanitarian support for 160 million people next...

Most European Governments to Ease Pandemic Rules Over Christmas Holiday, But Fearfully

Most European Governments to Ease Pandemic Rules Over Christmas Holiday, But Fearfully

All Europeans want is a merry and bright Christmas season, just like the ones they used to know. And under...

EU Leader Hopes COVID-19 Vaccinations Start in December

EU Leader Hopes COVID-19 Vaccinations Start in December

The European Union said Tuesday it could be vaccinating citizens against COVID-19 by the end of the month if medical...

UN Appeals for $35 Billion for Global Aid in 2021

UN Appeals for $35 Billion for Global Aid in 2021

The United Nations appealed Tuesday for a record $35 billion to provide life-saving humanitarian support for 160 million people next...

Facebook, Google ‘Zones Without Human Rights’ in Vietnam, Amnesty Says

Facebook, Google ‘Zones Without Human Rights’ in Vietnam, Amnesty Says

Facebook and Google are becoming “zones without human rights” in Vietnam, Amnesty International warned Tuesday, accusing the tech giants of...

Turkey-Backed Rebels Attack Syrian Town, Displacing Residents

Turkey-Backed Rebels Attack Syrian Town, Displacing Residents

Recent attacks by Turkey-backed rebels have caused another round of displacement in Syria, where dozens of families have left their...

Greek Monastery Seeks Return of Stolen Religious Objects from Bulgaria

Greek Monastery Seeks Return of Stolen Religious Objects from Bulgaria

Leading clerics and monks in Greece are urging the state to take legal action against Bulgaria in a bid to...

France Faces Public Resistance to COVID Vaccine

France Faces Public Resistance to COVID Vaccine

As French authorities prepare to roll out their COVID immunization strategy this week, they face skepticism in a country where...

Biden Presidency, Economic Realities Spur Turkey-Saudi Rapprochement

Biden Presidency, Economic Realities Spur Turkey-Saudi Rapprochement

Turkey’s relations with Saudi Arabia appear to be thawing after years of regional rivalry, with both countries’ leaders pledging to...

In France, Public Resistance to COVID Vaccine

In France, Public Resistance to COVID Vaccine

As French authorities prepare to roll out their COVID immunization strategy this week, they face skepticism in a country where...

Biden, Economic Realities Spur Turkey-Saudi Rapprochement

Biden, Economic Realities Spur Turkey-Saudi Rapprochement

Turkey’s relations with Saudi Arabia appear to be thawing after years of regional rivalry, with both countries’ leaders pledging to...

French Police Charged in Beating, Racial Abuse of Black Man

French Police Charged in Beating, Racial Abuse of Black Man

Four French police officers have been charged in connection to the beating and racial abuse of a black music producer,...