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U.S. Returns Over 900 Confiscated Artifacts to Mali

More than 900 artifacts intercepted in an illegal shipment have been returned to the government of Mali, U.S. officials said…

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China’s Influence Looms Over Blinken’s Africa Visit

ABUJA, Nigeria — When Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken drove into Nigeria’s capital Abuja from the airport on Thursday,…

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Cambodia’s reopening is propelled by vaccinations.

Cambodia reopened for fully vaccinated tourists from overseas this week without quarantine after a nationwide campaign succeeded in achieving one…

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Mass Detentions of Civilians Fan ‘Climate of Fear’ in Ethiopia

NAIROBI, Kenya — The family was startled awake by a loud bang in the middle of the night on the…

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Your Tuesday Briefing

We’re covering the virtual summit between Biden and Xi, India’s decision to welcome vaccinated tourists and Japan’s recent economic struggles…

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Blinken Heads to Africa as U.S. Tries to Avert Ethiopia Disaster

WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken is scheduled to depart on Monday for a five-day swing to Africa,…

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Afghan College Students Find a New Life, and Safety, in Iraq

SULAIMANIYA, Iraq — As the Taliban closed in on the Afghan capital, Kabul, in August, what had been a privileged…

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The Crypto Capital of the World

KYIV, Ukraine — A buccaneering 37-year-old educated in a British private school, Michael Chobanian is fluent both in English and…

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Who Is Aleksandr G. Lukashenko? Here’s What You Need to Know.

He has touted ice hockey, vodka, saunas and tractor-driving as remedies for Covid. He sent a fighter jet to intercept…

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Germany debates imposing tighter rules as infections surge.

Germany’s state and federal politicians are scrambling to put new Covid rules in place as the country experiences record case…

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