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Signs New Treaty with Canada, UK Shows Interest in Arctic Region

The British Navy will begin exercises aboard the Canadian icebreaker in a new agreement reflecting Britain’s growing interest in military capability developments taking place in the Arctic or Arctic region. The UK is the latest country to focus on the north, while climate change has opened up the region to …

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UN Secretary General Shows New Envoy for Myanmar

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Monday (25/10) announced the appointment of Noeleen Heyzer from Singapore as his new special envoy to Myanmar. Heyzer will replace Switzerland’s Christine Schraner Burgener, who will step down on Sunday after three and a half years in the position. Schraner Burgener has spent the …

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Powell’s Death from COVID Shows Importance of Vaccination

The death of former secretary of state Colin Powell Monday from complications from COVID-19 shows why more people need to be vaccinated, health experts say. Powell’s struggles with cancer and his advanced age put him in the category most vulnerable to COVID-19, the disease caused by the deadly coronavirus. Experts …

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