Covid-19 global updates: Canada could open to vaccinated U.S. tourists as soon as August, Trudeau says – The Washington Post

Why?The Washington Post is providing this news free to all readers as a public service.Follow this story and more by signing up for national breaking news email alerts.Canada could reopen its borders to vaccinated travelers from all countries by early September, and possibly welcome immunized Americans as soon as mid-August, the office of Prime Minister […]

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Armenia and Azerbaijan in new border crisis – Eurasianet

Azerbaijani forces advanced significantly into territory along the border with Armenia this week, sparking a security crisis in which Russia – Armenia’s treaty ally and the broker of the ceasefire agreement between the two sides – has taken a conspicuously passive role.The details of precisely what happened remain unclear, but Armenia says that Azerbaijani forces […]

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CBP Announces February 2021 Operational Update – Customs and Border Protection

CBP Announces February 2021 Operational Update  Customs and Border Protectionsource

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NHRC issues notices to Centre, Assam, Mizoram on border clash – Telegraph India

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) issued notices to the Centre, Assam and Mizoram over the deadly border clash between the two Northeastern states in July, stating that “grave violation of human rights” took place.Acting on a complaint by one Md Injamul Haque of Assam, the NHRC on Sunday issued notices to the Union home […]

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Israel strikes after Gaza border clashes – Ballarat Courier

Israeli aircraft have struck Hamas sites in Gaza in an escalation of hostilities after earlier cross-border gunfire seriously injured an Israeli soldier and wounded 41 Palestinians, including two critically.The injuries came during a Gaza protest organised by the enclave’s Islamist rulers Hamas and other factions in support of Jerusalem, where Palestinian clashes with Israeli police […]

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Ethiopia-Sudan Border Dispute Raises Stakes for Security in the Horn – Council on Foreign Relations

United States How the U.S. Patrols Its Borders Backgrounder by Amelia Cheatham, Claire Felter and Zachary Laub April 12, 2021 Hong Kong Hong Kong’s Freedoms Backgrounder by Lindsay Maizland and Eleanor Albert February 17, 2021 Afghanistan The Taliban in Afghanistan Backgrounder by Lindsay Maizland September 15, 2021 China CFR Welcomes Carl Minzner September 9, 2021 […]

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Northeast border disputes killed 157 people since 1979 – The Hindu

Data-mining by a New Delhi-based rights group has revealed 157 people have been killed in border disputes across the northeast since 1979. The conflicts till the Assam-Mizoram flare-up on July 26 have also left 361 people injured and 65,729 displaced. The Assam-Nagaland border has been the most violent with 136 of the 157 reported deaths. […]

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Tunisian president says country being run by 'mafia' – Arab News

Tunisian president says country being run by ‘mafia’  Arab Newssource

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Border Patrol Spent $2 Million On Google Maps For A Massive Surveillance Tool – Forbes

For every person who enters America, a profile is drawn up and a determination made on their risk to national security. It’s the same for any cargo or packages. And it’s all done using a tool known as the Automated Targeting System (ATS). This decades-old technology helps border staff decide whether or not you or […]

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This Is Life in Rural Afghanistan After the Taliban Takeover – The New York Times

AdvertisementSupported byAfghanistan DispatchSince the Taliban takeover, much of Afghanistan’s countryside has seen a big drop in violence after 20 years of fighting. “It has been a long time now since a bullet hit our homes.”Photographs and Text by Jim HuylebroekCHAK-E WARDAK, Afghanistan — Sixty bone-rattling miles southwest of Kabul, remnants of America’s longest war are […]

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