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Brazil’s President Lula Is Staging a Comeback. Can He Bring the Country Along?

RECIFE, Brazil — The former shoe shine boy who rose to the presidency left office a little more than a…

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Italy announces new restrictions for the unvaccinated.

ROME — Trying to stem a resurgence in coronavirus infections and prevent closures affecting everyone, Italy announced new restrictions for…

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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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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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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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Italian Police Break Up Drug Smuggling Ring Tied to Calabria Mob

The Italian police announced Tuesday that they had broken up a drug-smuggling operation run by Calabria’s ’Ndrangheta mafia that spanned…

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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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