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Ethiopian Amhara refugee 8-month pregnant Blaines Alfao Eileen, right, sits with Tigray refugee 25-year-old Lemlem Haylo Rada, holding her one-month old baby who was born on a street as she fled, at Um Rakuba refugee camp in Qadarif, eastern Sudan, Monday, Nov. 23, 2020. Ethiopia's government is again warning residents of the besieged capital of the embattled Tigray region as the clock ticks on a 72-hour ultimatum before a military assault, saying "anything can happen." (AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty)
'We just ran': Ethiopians fleeing war find little reliefNearly 40,000 people have fled the Ethiopian government’s offensive in the defiant Tigray region
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Ugandan supporters of opposition presidential candidate Bobi Wine protest his arrest and call for his release and an end to police brutality, outside the Ugandan High Commission in Nairobi, Kenya Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020. The death toll from protests over the arrest of Ugandan opposition presidential hopeful and musician Bobi Wine has risen to seven, Ugandan police said Thursday, as a second day of demonstrations began. (AP Photo)
Uganda death toll after opposition leader's arrest up to 45The death toll from last week’s protests over the arrest of Ugandan opposition presidential hopeful and musician Bobi Wine has risen to 45, police say, with more than 800 people arrested
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FILE - In this file photo dated Monday, June 8, 2020, passengers wearing face masks arrive at London's Heathrow Airport. The two-week quarantine period that travelers arriving in England from a destination not on the British government’s coronavirus safe list could be cut to just five days if they test negative for COVID-19. The change to the quarantine rules, which was announced Tuesday Nov. 24, 2020, and comes into force on Dec. 15, has been long-awaited by the travel industry, one of the worst-hit sectors during the pandemic. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)
England to cut travel quarantines to 5 days with testsJust in time for holiday travelers, England is cutting the two-week quarantine facing people arriving from regions not on Britain’s coronavirus safe list, reducing it to as little as five days if they test negative for COVID-19
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Paris police under fire for forcing migrants from tent campParis police are under government orders to explain themselves after officers were filmed tossing migrants out of tents while evacuating a makeshift camp in the French capital
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Construction cranes are located at various construction sites at Bakenhafen and Ueberseequartier in Hafencity in Hamburg, Germany, Monday, Nov. 16, 2020. In the background you can see the striking roof silhouette of the Elbe Philharmonic Hall. (Christian Charisius/dpa via AP)
German business confidence down for 2nd consecutive monthA closely watched survey shows that business confidence in Germany, Europe’s biggest economy, fell for a second consecutive month in November as a resurgence of coronavirus infections led to partial shutdowns across the continent
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UK telecom companies face big fines under new security lawBritish telecom companies face hefty fines if they don’t comply with strict new security rules under a new law proposed to Parliament on Tuesday
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An elderly Afghan man sits in the sun on a cold day in Istalef district of Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)
UN, partners seek funds for Afghanistan at donors conferenceTop officials including the U.N. secretary-general and U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo were taking part in a largely virtual pledging conference for Afghanistan, the latest effort to drum up aid and support for a country where Taliban fighters are making inroads against the government
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Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike speaks during a news conference in Tokyo, Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2020. Koike remains firm about being able to safely hold the Olympics next year despite growing concerns about Japan's recent resurgence of COVID-19 infections. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
Tokyo governor: Japan can host Olympics despite virus spikeTokyo Governor Yuriko Koike remains firm about being able to safely host the Olympics next year despite growing concerns about Japan’s recent resurgence of COVID-19 infections
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Are dining tents a safe way to eat out during the pandemic? AP Illustration/Peter Hamlin
Are dining tents a safe way to eat out during the pandemic?Outdoor dining tents are popping up outside restaurants during the pandemic, but experts say not all setups are equal
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