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Bombs Kill at Least 3 in Eastern Afghanistan

Bombs Kill at Least 3 in Eastern Afghanistan

Witnesses said a series of three explosions that targeted Taliban vehicles in the capital of Afghanistan’s eastern Nangarhar province has left at least three dead and 20 wounded, No one immediately took responsibility for the attack Saturday in Jalalabad, but the increasingly violent ISIS group a

India Gives 25M Vaccine Doses on Modi's Birthday

India Gives 25M Vaccine Doses on Modi's Birthday

India gave out 25 million doses during a special COVID-19 vaccination drive organized on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s birthday. The campaign took place Friday as Modi turned 71.

France Says Australia-US Submarine Deal ‘Huge Mistake’

France’s ambassador to Australia has described as a “huge mistake” Australia’s surprise cancellation of a major submarine contract in favor of a US deal, as the diplomat prepared to leave the country in an unprecedented show of anger among the allies. French envoy Jean-Pierre Thebault delivered h

Council of Europe to Start Proceedings Against Turkey if Philanthropist Not Freed

Council of Europe to Start Proceedings Against Turkey if Philanthropist Not Freed

The Council of Europe said on Friday it would begin infringement proceedings against member state Turkey in November if philanthropist Osman Kavala is not released from prison in accordance with a European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) ruling. Osman Kavala, a businessman, has been in jail in Turke

EU’s Mediterranean States Urge Global Action to Fight Climate Crisis

EU’s Mediterranean States Urge Global Action to Fight Climate Crisis

Leaders of the EU’s bloc of nine southern European members said on Friday that urgent global action was needed to address a worsening climate crisis and build a sustainable future for the Mediterranean region. Leaders from Croatia, Cyprus, France, Greece, Italy, Slovenia, Malta, Portugal and Spai

China Reports 62 New Cases, 1 Billion Vaccinated

China Reports 62 New Cases, 1 Billion Vaccinated

China has reported another 62 cases of COVID-19, even as the number of Chinese citizens fully vaccinated has topped 1 billion. All but one of the cases was detected over the previous 24 hours in the eastern coastal province of Fujian in China’s latest outbreak of the delta variant, the National H

Biden Angers France, EU with New Australia, UK Initiative

Biden Angers France, EU with New Australia, UK Initiative

President Joe Biden’s decision to form a strategic Indo-Pacific alliance with Australia and Britain to counter China is angering France and the European Union.

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