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US to restrict travel from 8 African countries over new virus variant

US to restrict travel from 8 African countries over new virus variant

Restrictions to take effect on Monday

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US president commemorates American-Indians’ National Day of Mourning
26.11.2021

US president commemorates American-Indians’ National Day of Mourning

In letter to leader of Wampanoag tribe, US president says Thanksgiving Day is not ‘day of celebration’ for everyone

Coronavirus, Christmas aside, American Thanksgiving returns Thursday
25.11.2021

Coronavirus, Christmas aside, American Thanksgiving returns Thursday

Often overlooked holiday gets its day in oven

Moving Colombia's peace forward is 'moral obligation,' says UN chief
25.11.2021

Moving Colombia's peace forward is 'moral obligation,' says UN chief

5 years have passed since peace accord between Colombia and former rebel group FARC was signed

Biden says Ahmaud Arbery guilty verdicts 'not enough,' urges unity
25.11.2021

Biden says Ahmaud Arbery guilty verdicts 'not enough,' urges unity

'We must recommit ourselves to building a future of unity and shared strength,' says US president

US jury finds 3 white men guilty of Ahmaud Arbery's murder
24.11.2021

US jury finds 3 white men guilty of Ahmaud Arbery's murder

Travis McMichael, Gregory McMichael and William 'Roddie' Bryan, Jr. found guilty by jury of 25-year-old Black man's murder