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12 Migrants Freeze to Death, Stripped by Greek Guards, Turkey Says

ISTANBUL — Twelve migrants died on Wednesday in Turkey, most of them found with little clothing in a freezing field…

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As Europe Returns Artifacts, Britain Stays Silent

LONDON — In 1984, Neil Kinnock, then leader of Britain’s opposition Labour Party, did something few politicians here have dared:…

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Pope, on Lesbos, Laments That for Migrants, ‘Little Has Changed’

LESBOS, Greece — Pope Francis returned Sunday to a refugee camp on the Greek island of Lesbos, the site of…

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E.U. Interpreter Says Greece Expelled Him to Turkey in Migrant Roundup

ATHENS — For years, Greek officials have denied complaints from human rights groups that the country’s border agents have brutalized…

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How Did Omicron, the New Covid-19 Variant, Get Its Name?

Markets plunged on Friday, hope of taming the coronavirus dimmed and a new term entered the pandemic lexicon: Omicron. The…

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3 Children and 1 Woman Drowned While Migrating Across the Aegean Sea

ATHENS — Three children and a woman drowned on Tuesday in the Aegean Sea after the bottom fell out of…

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On a Corfu Olive Farm, a Much Longed-For Reunion of Friends

To the uninitiated, Christina Martini and Apostolos Porsanidis-Kavvadias’s 18th-century farmhouse, with its whitewashed facade and green shutters ...

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Oedipus Takes to the Stages in Berlin

BERLIN — “The city reeks with death in her streets,” the chorus laments in Sophocles’ “Oedipus Rex.” Thebes is in…

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