UN launching donor conference amid fears of famine in Yemen

The United Nations is launching an appeal for countries to fund its response.
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Intruder raises questions about Mexican president’s security

An intruder burst into Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador's daily morning news conference, approached...
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US youth testifies he stabbed Italian officer in defense

A young American on trial in Rome for the slaying of an Italian police officer...
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Israel’s high court says non-Orthodox converts are Jews

Israel's Supreme Court has delivered a major blow to the country's religious establishment, ruling that...
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German Social Democrats unveil program for September vote

Germany's Social Democrats, traditionally the country's main center-left party, have unveiled an election program that...
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UN: At least 18 killed by Myanmar forces in several cities

Scores of students and other demonstrators were hauled away in police trucks.
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El Salvador vote could strengthen president’s rule

Elections are seen as referendum on whether to break the congressional deadlock.
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Purim celebrations threaten fresh virus outbreak in Israel

Israelis celebrated the Jewish holiday in violation of coronavirus restrictions.
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US is ‘gravely concerned’ by reports of abuses in Ethiopia

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said the U.S. is “gravely concerned by reported atrocities...
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UN warns of mass famine in Yemen ahead of donor conference

A U.N. humanitarian agency has warned that more than 16 million people in Yemen would...
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