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The presence of Saeb Erekat in a Jerusalem hospital has sparked a debate.

Lebanon names Saad Hariri as prime minister, almost one year after he resigned

After a year of economic collapse, the coronavirus and calls for change, Lebanon is bringing back its old prime minister.

Huawei’s new smartphone could be its last, as U.S. sanctions clamp down on access to chipsets

Analysts say Huawei’s smartphone chip supply is dwindling, limiting its sales despite surging patriotic demand at home.

What’s reopened and what’s still restricted in 16 cities around the world

Post correspondents and contributors check on the progress of reopening from lockdowns in cities across Europe, Asia, Africa and Latin America.
"Vote while you float": NASA astronauts weigh in from orbit.
Luis Arce, Evo Morales’s former finance minister, will confront the coronavirus and its economic destruction amid deepening polarization.
The movement to end police brutality in Africa’s most populous country has become a global phenomenon.
Protesters and opposition leaders are calling for the army to withdraw from politics.
Lockdowns are crude, but they are the best weapon some nations have.
The six-week lockdown could result in 150,000 people losing their jobs, the deputy prime minister said.
Oxford, AstraZeneca and Brazil’s National Health Surveillance Agency said the vaccine trial should continue.
The pontiff’s remarks came in a new documentary and were quoted by the Catholic News Agency. They represent his clearest stance to date on a contentious issue inside the Roman Catholic Church.
The weeks-long demonstration against police brutality took a violent turn Tuesday night.
In a new documentary, Francis says same-sex couples should be “legally covered."
The teacher, attacked and beheaded last week, was posthumously granted the Légion d’Honneur.
In Hong Kong, Ottawa and beyond, researchers are unlocking knowledge about the coronavirus by studying wastewater and fecal matter.
Visas to Pakistan have been unavailable for months, so thousands turned up to obtain one.
Police said they are investigating attacks that took place this month.
Who holds the origins of beet soup? Depends on who you ask. And where you ask it.
Hyrine Mita found a new light in her life where she least expected it: a garbage dump.
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Health officials in Africa say the rollout of rapid diagnostic tests for COVID-19 could be a “game changer” for their fight against the coronavirus
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India’s government says talks next week with U—S— Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Secretary of Defense Mark Esper in New Delhi will cover “all bilateral, regional and global issues of mutual interest.”
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The Albanian Parliament has passed a resolution joining global efforts to combat anti-Semitism
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U.K. Treasury chief Rishi Sunak has announced increased help for bars, pubs and restaurants that have seen business collapse because of COVID-19 controls, saying that even businesses that remain open face profound economic uncertainty
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U.S. allies in Europe and Canada have increased defense spending for a sixth consecutive year but most of them will still fail to achieve a NATO spending ambition by the target date of 2024
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