After ignoring warnings, Israeli ultra-Orthodox hit by virus

BNEI BRAK, Israel — Early this week, the streets of the central Israeli city of.

Dutch leader proposes EU fund for nations hit hard by virus

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte has proposed a multibillion-euro (dollar) European Union fund to help.

AP Week in Pictures, Middle East

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Iran's parliament says speaker Ali Larijani has tested positive for the new coronavirus and is in quarantine

Iran’s parliament says speaker Ali Larijani has tested positive for the new coronavirus and is.

Russia’s Putin orders non-working month to curb coronavirus

President Vladimir Putin has ordered most Russians to stay off work until the end of.

Pakistan court overturns conviction in death of Daniel Pearl

KARACHI, Pakistan — A Pakistani court on Thursday overturned the murder conviction of a British.

South African cops storm Cape Town church to expel migrants

South African police wearing riot gear have forced their way into a church in central.

With business vaporizing, Europe focuses on avoiding layoffs

As both COVID-19 cases and unemployment rise across Europe, governments and the European Union are.

Africa faces an ‘existential threat’ as virus cases spread

JOHANNESBURG — Some African countries will have more than 10,000 coronavirus cases by the end.

UK vows to ‘massively’ increase virus testing amid criticism

Political opponents, scientists and even usually supportive newspapers are lambasting British Prime Minister Boris Johnson.