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US intelligence officials say Iran and Russia obtained voter registration information to interfere in election

Trump’s team is pushing for a debate on foreign policy. That could backfire.

The world is worried about the coronavirus. It’s equally concerned about climate change.

Everywhere basic income has been tried, in one map

Europe’s new Covid-19 wave, explained

A gruesome murder in France rekindles the country’s debate on free speech and Islam

The US is plagued by long voting lines. Here’s how other countries do it better.

Democrats want to rebuild the State Department. They’re deeply divided over how.

Thailand’s protest movement gains momentum amid a government crackdown

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern wins historic reelection

The EU and the UK still haven’t reached a post-Brexit agreement. What’s next?

The 4 simple reasons Germany is managing Covid-19 better than its neighbors

Russia and China will join the UN Human Rights Council. The US should too.

What Trump got right — and wrong — with North Korea, explained by a former intel official

North Korea has unveiled new weapons, showing Trump failed to tame its nuclear program

Why Covid-19 cases are surging in the UK

Kyrgyzstan’s political crisis, explained

How Joe Biden could reorient foreign policy around climate change

171 countries are teaming up for a Covid-19 vaccine. But not the US.

Fareed Zakaria on how Biden and Trump see the world

Armenia and Azerbaijan’s fight over Nagorno-Karabakh, explained in 500 words

The conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan, explained

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How colorized photos helped introduce Japan to the world

Top chemical weapons watchdog group confirms Alexei Navalny was poisoned with a nerve agent

Top US military officials are going into quarantine after exposure to Covid-19

America has never grappled with its racist past. Could Germany be a model?

The long and public reckoning that followed the Holocaust shows a path forward for a United States that desperately needs to confront its demons.

Best wishes and barbs: World leaders react to Trump testing positive for the coronavirus

3 of the world’s most powerful Covid-19 deniers have gotten the virus

Did America’s top spy release Russian disinformation to help Trump?

The Trump administration already made huge refugee cuts. It’s making more.

How Vienna’s opera houses are staying open in the pandemic

Exclusive: New poll shows few Americans approve of Trump’s handling of North Korea

The world already had low views of the US due to Trump. The debate didn’t help.

Pope Francis refused to meet with Mike Pompeo so as not to boost Trump

What Trump’s taxes tell us about his foreign entanglements

The promise and peril of the EU’s new asylum plan

Concentration camps and forced labor: China’s repression of the Uighurs, explained

China’s commitment to become carbon neutral by 2060, explained

How to fix Lebanon’s political crisis

At the UN, China’s Xi showed he understands the system better than Trump