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Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny is out of a coma, hospital says

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Berlin Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny is out of a medically induced coma, the German hospital where he is being treated said in a statement on Monday. Navalny "is being weaned off mechanical ventilation" an...

Ukrainian church leader who called Covid-19 ‘God’s punishment’ for same-sex marriage tests positive for virus

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A prominent Ukrainian church leader who previously said the Covid-19 pandemic was "God's punishment" for same-sex marriage has tested positive for the virus. Patriarch Filaret, head of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church...

Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny posts picture from hospital bed after poisoning

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Moscow Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny has posted a photograph of himself on his hospital bed in Berlin, weeks after he was poisoned and fell critically ill. Navalny is pictured alongside his family in the ...

Only the US has more coronavirus cases than India. But unlike Trump, its leader seems immune from criticism

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India is in crisis. Its economy has crashed, with the largest slump on record decimating millions jobs. Its already fragile healthcare system is buckling under the weight of soaring coronavirus cases. With more than...

More than 240 schools in US are named after a Confederate leader. About half serve majority Black or nonwhite students

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Thousands of children across the US attend schools that bear the names of Confederate leaders who fought to preserve slavery and White supremacy in America. More than 240 schools across the US are named in honor of ...

Alabama State to rename a residence hall that had honored a former governor — a one-time KKK leader

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Alabama State University (ASU) is the latest entity to remove the name of a controversial figure from its building. The university removed the name of former Alabama governor Bibb Graves from a residence hall on We...

UK’s Labour Party suspends former leader Jeremy Corbyn after anti-Semitism report

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Britain's main opposition Labour party has suspended its former leader Jeremy Corbyn, in a stunning development that followed the release of a damning report by the UK's human rights watchdog. The Equality and Human...

Turkmenistan’s authoritarian leader unveils huge golden dog statue in the capital

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Turkmenistan's longtime leader has unveiled a giant gilded statue of a dog on a busy traffic circle in the capital Ashgabat. Depicted standing proudly on a plinth, the gold-coated canine is an Alabai, a Turkmen-bred ...

Western Sahara independence leader declares the end of a 29-year-old ceasefire with Morocco

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The leader of the Western Sahara's independence movement has vowed to end a 29-year-old ceasefire with Morocco, citing recent Moroccan border operations as a provocation. Brahim Ghali, leader of the independentist P...

Peru’s Congress appoints new leader amid political crisis

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Peruvian lawmaker Francisco Sagasti is set to become the country's next interim president as violence, protest and political crisis grip the South American nation. On Monday, Sagasti was appointed as the new head o...

South Korean leader of online sexual blackmail ring sentenced to 40 years

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The South Korean leader of an online sexual blackmail ring that targeted minors and young women was sentenced to 40 years in jail on Thursday, marking the end of an explosive criminal case that sparked outrage acros...

A militia leader — also a former sheriff’s deputy — is convicted for bombing a Minnesota mosque

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The founder of a terrorist militia -- also a former Illinois sheriff's deputy -- was found guilty on hate crime charges for bombing a Minnesota mosque in 2017. A federal jury convicted Michael Hari this week for hi...

The Mississippi home of civil rights leader Medgar Evers is now a national monument

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The Mississippi home of slain civil rights leader Medgar Evers is now a national monument. The Medgar and Myrlie Evers Home National Monument in Jackson is the 423rd unit of the National Park System, Interior Secret...

Putin says if Russia wanted to kill opposition leader Navalny, it would have ‘finished’ the job

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Moscow Russian President Vladimir Putin claimed Thursday that opposition politician Alexey Navalny "is enjoying the support of the US special services," adding that if Russian special services had wanted to kill him ...

Proud Boys leader arrested for allegedly burning Black Lives Matter banner at DC church

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The leader of the Proud Boys, Henry "Enrique" Tarrio, was arrested Monday in Washington, DC, for allegedly burning a Black Lives Matter banner taken from a Black church last month during protests in the city after a...

Arnold Schwarzenegger says Trump is a ‘failed leader’ and urges unity after Capitol siege

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In a call for unity following Wednesday's siege of the US Capitol, former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger said President Donald Trump will be remembered as the worst President in US history and urged Americans...

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