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Coronavirus World Updates – The New York Times, Nytimes.com

Coronavirus World Updates – The New York Times, Nytimes.com

A Chinese health official suggested that some labs had destroyed coronavirus samples. Greek beaches open. And the moving of begging children to their villages raises virus fears in Nigeria.Right NowThe Diamond Princess cruise ship, the site of an early coronavirus outbreak, left Yokohama, Japan, on Saturday after three months docked at the port.ImageCommuters in Milan…

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Live Coronavirus World Updates – The New York Times, Nytimes.com

Live Coronavirus World Updates – The New York Times, Nytimes.com

Gulf states’ reliance on vast numbers of foreign workers is being shaken. Europe braces for clashes over cutting emissions and reopening economies. Right NowThree young children have died in New York of a mysterious, toxic-shock inflammation syndrome with links to the coronavirus. The illness has been reported in Europe as well. ImagePartitions at dining-hall tables…

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Coronavirus World Updates – The New York Times, Nytimes.com

Coronavirus World Updates – The New York Times, Nytimes.com

Will reviving the European economy mean dropping plans to cut emissions? South Korea’s capital closed bars and nightclubs after finding a new virus cluster.Right NowAt least six people died in Afghanistan when security forces opened fire on a protest calling for more economic help during coronavirus lockdowns.ImagePollution has dropped in many cities under lockdown. Here,…

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'His head wasn't in the world of reality': how the plot to invade Venezuela fell apart – The Guardian, Theguardian.com

'His head wasn't in the world of reality': how the plot to invade Venezuela fell apart – The Guardian, Theguardian.com

As get-rich-quick schemes go it was unusually complicated. Invade a foreign country you know little about. Abduct its president to the US. Collect a $15m bounty from the US government – and maybe an even bigger payoff from the people who then seize power. The plan to overthrow Venezuela’s president, Nicolás Maduro, and bundle him…

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From late lockdown to world travel hub, what could’ve caused UK to have Europe’s highest coronavirus death tol – the sun, thesun.co.uk

From late lockdown to world travel hub, what could’ve caused UK to have Europe’s highest coronavirus death tol – the sun, thesun.co.uk

BRITAIN has been labelled the sick man of Europe as it recorded more coronavirus deaths than any other nation across the continent. When the grim milestone was passed on Tuesday, Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab called it “a massive tragedy”. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates 7 The UK has…

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World shares subdued amid mixed earnings; oil falters – Reuters, Reuters

World shares subdued amid mixed earnings; oil falters – Reuters, Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Global shares struggled on Wednesday as mixed earnings, doubts about the easing of coronavirus lockdowns and simmering U.S.-China tensions cast a pall over markets. FILE PHOTO: The London Stock Exchange Group offices are seen in the City of London, Britain, December 29, 2017. REUTERS/Toby MelvilleOil prices ended an extended winning streak on…

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Coronavirus World Updates – The New York Times, Nytimes.com

Coronavirus World Updates – The New York Times, Nytimes.com

President Trump says the U.S. is pouring billions into its own effort to develop a vaccine. And in Russia, three medical workers who complained about the government’s response have fallen from buildings.Right NowTen players in Germany’s top soccer league were found to have the virus, raising questions about plans for resuming games. ImagePresident Trump participating…

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“I'm starving now”: World faces unprecedented hunger crisis amid coronavirus pandemic – cbs news, cbs news

“I'm starving now”: World faces unprecedented hunger crisis amid coronavirus pandemic – cbs news, cbs news

It's Friday morning in Alexandra township – a poor neighborhood on the outskirts of South Africa's largest city, Johannesburg – and dozens of people are gathered in a field outside a food distribution point, hoping today might be the day they get something to eat. "If you're hungry, it's easy to get sick from stress…

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