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Russia orders troop pullback, but keeps weapons near Ukraine

By VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV, MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s defense minister on Thursday ordered troops back to their permanent bases following massive

J&J vaccine ‘pause’ latest messaging challenge for officials

By CANDICE CHOI, NEW YORK (AP) — Confronted with rare cases of blood clots potentially linked to Johnson & Johnson’s

Biden opening summit with ambitious new US climate pledge

By ELLEN KNICKMEYER and CHRISTINA LARSON, WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden will open a global climate summit with a

India reports global record of 314K new coronavirus cases

By ASHOK SHARMA, NEW DELHI (AP) — India reported a global record of more than 314,000 new infections Thursday as

The Latest: New study shows COVID vaccines effective

By The Associated Press, NEW YORK — Health officials have released more evidence that COVID-19 infections in fully vaccinated people

What Three Economists Taught Us About Currency Regimes

Apr 21, 2021, JEFFREY FRANKEL, CAMBRIDGE – A generation of great international economists is passing from the scene. Richard Cooper

Myanmar refugee crisis brewing as turmoil hits economy

By ELAINE KURTENBACH, BANGKOK (AP) — Aid workers and activists are warning Myanmar’s political upheavals risk causing a regional refugee

Public art display in Nashville promotes social justice

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A large-scale public artwork composed of giant sheets of jute sacks will be on display at

Officials: Hunger-striking Navalny to go to prison hospital

By DARIA LITVINOVA, MOSCOW (AP) — Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who is in the third week of a hunger

Jailed Navalny to be moved to a hospital in another…

By DARIA LITVINOVA, MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian state penitentiary service said Monday a decision has been made to transfer

India’s capital to lock down amid devastating virus surge

By AIJAZ HUSSAIN and ANIRUDDHA GHOSAL, NEW DELHI (AP) — New Delhi imposed a weeklong lockdown Monday night as an

UK’s Johnson cancels India trip as its virus cases surge

By JILL LAWLESS, LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has called off a trip to New Delhi amid

Bangladesh court allows police to question Islamist leader

By JULHAS ALAM, DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A court in Bangladesh on Monday allowed police to continue to question an

Japan seeks release of Japanese journalist held in Myanmar

By MARI YAMAGUCHI, TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s government said Monday it is asking Myanmar to release a Japanese journalist who

Egypt says 11 killed in train crash north of Cairo

By SAMY MAGDY, CAIRO (AP) — A passenger train derailed Sunday north of Cairo, killing at least 11 people, Egyptian

Navalny’s team calls protests amid reports of failing health

By JIM HEINTZ, MOSCOW (AP) — Activists for imprisoned Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny on Sunday called for massive protests

Indian vaccine maker asks US to ease export curbs

By ANIRUDDHA GHOSAL, NEW DELHI (AP) — The chief executive of Serum Institute of India, the world’s largest maker of

Iran starts enriching uranium to 60%, its highest level ever

By JON GAMBRELL, DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran began enriching uranium Friday to its highest-ever purity that edges

Blinken in Afghanistan to sell Biden troop withdrawal

By MATTHEW LEE, KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan on

US troop pullout will leave behind an uncertain Afghanistan

By KATHY GANNON, ISLAMABAD (AP) — The Biden administration’s surprise announcement of an unconditional troop withdrawal from Afghanistan by Sept.