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Malawi's new president urges all to root out corruptionMalawi’s newly elected President Lazarus Chakwera has been inaugurated Monday at small ceremony, following a last-minute change from a stadium event, in order to prevent the spread of the coronavirus
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Bus Driver Brain Dead After Attack Over MasksBus drivers in southwest France are refusing to work after a Sunday night attack left one of their colleagues brain dead. A police source says the driver, a man in his 50s, was attacked by a group of passengers in Bayonne and suffered severe head injuries after he reportedly refused...
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A member of the public waits to be tested for the coronavirus in Bujumbura, Burundi Monday, July 6, 2020. Burundi launched a campaign of mass screening for COVID-19 on Monday in the country's largest city Bujumbura, indicating that the new president Evariste Ndayishimiye is implementing policies to combat the spread of the disease. (AP Photo/Berthier Mugiraneza)
Burundi starts taking COVID-19 seriously, begins screeningBurundi launched a campaign of mass screening for COVID-19 on Monday, indicating that the new president is changing policies to more assertively combat the spread of the disease
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Man arrested in Germany after estranged wife killed on busPolice in southern Germany say a 37-year-old man has been arrested after allegedly stabbing his estranged wife to death on a public bus
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People enjoy the beach in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia Sunday, July 5, 2020. Thousands of vacation-goers in Russia and Ukraine have descended on Black Sea beaches to get a break from their coronavirus lockdowns since the pandemic is preventing residents of the two countries from traveling farther afield. (AP Photo/Artur Lebedev)
In Russia and Ukraine, no social distance on crowded beachesTens of thousands of vacation-goers in Russia and Ukraine have descended on Black Sea beaches to get a break from coronavirus lockdowns since the pandemic is preventing residents of the two countries from traveling farther afield
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Josep Borrell Fontelles, High Representative and Vice-President of the European Commission, left, and Turkey's Defense Minister Hulusi Akar speak during a joint press conference, in Ankara, Turkey, Monday, July 6, 2020. Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on Monday called on the European Union to be an "honest broker" in disputes between Turkey and EU member states France, Greece and Cyprus, warning that his country would be forced to "reciprocate" against any decisions the bloc takes against Ankara.(Turkish Defense Ministry via AP, Pool)
Turkey calls on EU to be 'honest' in dispute with membersThe Turkish foreign minister has called on the European Union to be an “honest broker” in disputes between Ankara and EU member states France, Greece and Cyprus
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FILE - In this file photo dated Thursday, May 7, 2020, Britain's Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab arrives at 10 Downing Street, in London. Raab on Monday July 6, 2020, announced targeted economic sanctions against individuals and organizations from Russia, Saudi Arabia, Myanmar and North Korea under new U.K. powers to punish human-rights offenders.(AP Photo/Alberto Pezzali, FILE)
UK sanctions Russians, Saudis under new Magnitsky powersBritain has announced economic sanctions against individuals and organizations from Russia, Saudi Arabia, Myanmar and North Korea under new U.K. powers to punish human-rights offenders
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Dalai Lama Marks 85th Birthday in a Big WayIf you've been anxiously waiting for the Dalai Lama's first album to drop, your wait is over (and the album can help you with some of that residual anxiety). Inner World debuts Monday, on the occasion of the Buddhist spiritual leader's 85th birthday, leaving him on track to "[make] a...
Newser8 hours ago
FILE - In this May 11, 2020 file photo, a medical worker wears a mask and face shield at the entrance of the SERMESA hospital in Managua, Nicaragua. While the Pan-American Health Organization urges Nicaragua to take more aggressive measures against the coronavirus pandemic and neighboring countries warily eye its outbreak, President Daniel Ortega’s increasingly authoritarian government seems more focused on hiding the virus than treating it. (AP Photo/Alfredo Zuniga, File)
During pandemic, Nicaraguan doctors face political pressureInside Nicaragua’s public hospitals, the walls are plastered with political propaganda, ruling-party activists ensure no information leaks out, and doctors were once forbidden from wearing masks
The Associated Press9 hours ago
File---Picture taken June 24, 2020 shows the Wirecard logo at the headquarters of the payment service provider in Aschheim, Germany.  (Sven Hoppe/picture-alliance/dpa via AP, file)
Second executive arrested in Wirecard scandal in Germany German prosecutors say a second executive with bankrupt payments company Wirecard has been arrested on suspicion of serious fraud
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Kenyans protest cop who allegedly killed man over sanitizerResidents of a small town in western Kenya set fire to a police station and damaged several vehicles after a police officer allegedly killed a man over a dispute about hand sanitizer
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FILE - In this Dec. 1, 2018, file photo, Indians participate in a health awareness run to mark World AIDS Day in Hyderabad, India. New numbers on the global AIDS epidemic show some big successes such as fewer deaths and new infections. But there are also some tragic failures: Only half of children with HIV, the virus that causes the disease, are getting treatment. UNAIDS, a United Nations agency, reported last year's numbers Monday, July 6, 2020, at the start of an international AIDS conference. (AP Photo/Mahesh Kumar A., File)
AIDS report: Kids are lagging and COVID-19 is harming careNew numbers on the global AIDS epidemic are showing some big successes, but also some tragic failures
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