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Greek PM rides high in opinion polls after one year in office

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis has completed a year in office riding high in opinion polls, his reputation further enhanced…

Sudan: Growing protests against insecurity in central Darfur

Thousands of protesters in Sudan have been staging a sit-in outside the administrative headquarters in the town of Nertiti, central…

Australia: Melbourne heads back into coronavirus lockdown

Nearly five million Melbourne residents will be put under another lockdown after coronavirus cases surged in Australia’s second-largest city. From…

Serbia’s Sandzak residents warn of ‘apocalypse’ over coronavirus

Residents of Serbia’s Sandzak have raised alarm over the number of coronavirus patients in the southwestern region’s hospitals amid a rising…

Burundi’s new coronavirus policy: Mass testing in Bujumbura city

Burundi has launched a campaign of mass testing for the coronavirus in the country’s largest city, in a significant shift…

Lam defends security law as Hong Kong police granted new powers

Hong Kong’s leader Carrie Lam has said China’s new national security law does not spell “doom and gloom” for the…

Ex-Panama president’s sons charged with bribery, money laundering

Ricardo, second left, and Luis Enrique – sons of former Panamanian President Ricardo Martinelli – are seen with their lawyers…

Canadian PM to skip US-Mexico meeting in Washington, DC

Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, seen here speaking in the House of Commons in Ottawa, said he would be attending…

Kentucky author sues to stop university from removing 1930s mural

Award-winning Kentucky writer Wendell Berry and his wife sued the University of Kentucky on Monday to try to stop the…

Turkey threatens ‘response’ if EU imposes sanctions

Turkey will respond if the European Union imposes further sanctions on Ankara, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Monday after…