Alice Fordham

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In Lebanon, Some Turn To Beloved Local Saint For Solace And Protection From COVID-19

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

St. Charbel is revered for his healing miracles. "He gives us faith and strength, especially in this time of sickness," says a pilgrim visiting his tomb. "He is the only cure, in my opinion."

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Syria Confirms 1st Case Of COVID-19

Monday, March 23, 2020

State media in Syria on Sunday reported the country's first coronavirus case. The number of cases is likely higher because war-torn Syria faces challenges in its response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The Challenges Of Preparing For Coronavirus In Syria

Friday, March 20, 2020

"We're scared of coronavirus and we don't know what God has written for us," says an aid worker. "The precautions being taken here are very little and very weak."

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Russia And Turkey Agree To Syria Cease-Fire, But Idlib's Agony Is Far From Over

Thursday, March 05, 2020

Turkey and Russia agreed to the cease-fire after Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met on Thursday in Moscow.

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In Colombian City Of Cali, A Legacy Of Salsa Music — And A Tangled History To Match

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

The city of Cali, Colombia, is known for great salsa music — and, in the past, deadly drug cartels. The two are not entirely separate.

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Trump Visits Scotland As Scots Plan Protests

Saturday, July 14, 2018

President Trump is expected to visit one of his golf resorts in Scotland after his meeting with British Prime Minister Theresa May. Scots are planning protests.

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A Recap Of The Contentious NATO Summit

Thursday, July 12, 2018

President Trump says the NATO alliance is "very strong," appearing to reverse his earlier criticism of the organization after meeting other NATO leaders in Brussels.

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Trump Talks NATO In News Conference

Thursday, July 12, 2018

President Trump wrapped up his appearance at a NATO summit in Brussels with an unscheduled news conference.

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Trump Says Allies To Increase Military Spending

Thursday, July 12, 2018

President Trump held in impromptu news conference in Brussels.

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Trump's 2nd Day At The NATO Summit

Thursday, July 12, 2018

We have an update on President Trump's visit to the NATO summit after he berated NATO allies for not spending enough on their militaries.

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'We Need To Take A Stand': U.K. Protesters Mobilize For Trump's Visit

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

President Trump arrives in the U.K. after a bitter NATO summit. Demonstrators will be waiting for him.

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'No One Wants To Look Like Trump's Poodle': NATO Allies Gear Up For Brussels Summit

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Trump has shown he has no qualms about upending established policies or pacts with global partners, and has explicitly tied security issues to trade and economic ones. That's making allies nervous.

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NATO Worries How Seriously The U.S. Takes The Alliance's Role

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

On the eve of the NATO summit, European leaders brace for more prodding from President Trump about their level of defense spending and threats to reduce the U.S. military footprint on the continent.

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U.K.'s Theresa May Orders Retreat To Finalize Brexit Terms

Friday, July 06, 2018

With less than a year before the U.K. leaves the European Union, Prime Minister Theresa May takes her cabinet on a retreat, hoping to agree on a approach to negotiating the terms of Brexit.

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British Police Investigate 2 New Cases Of Deadly Nerve Agent Poisoning

Thursday, July 05, 2018

British police say two people who fell ill Saturday were poisoned by the same nerve agent used to attack an ex-Russian spy in a nearby town in March. It's unclear if the new victims were targeted.

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2 More In Britain Sickened By Nerve Agent Used Against Ex-Russian Spy

Wednesday, July 04, 2018

British police say a couple who were found gravely ill on Saturday had been poisoned with the same nerve agent that was used in an attack earlier this year on a former Russian spy and his daughter.

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As Brexit Drags On, Airbus Workers In North Wales Worry About Jobs

Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Britain is no closer to a post-Brexit trade plan and manufacturers like Airbus are threatening to leave, endangering hundreds of thousands of jobs.

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Ireland Votes To Legalize Abortion

Saturday, May 26, 2018

Ireland voted on Saturday to repeal the country's ban on abortion.

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Polls Show Likely Abortion Law Change In Ireland

Saturday, May 26, 2018

Ireland has one of the strictest abortion laws in the world. Pro-abortion-rights groups have campaigned for decades to repeal the country's Eighth Amendment. Now voters have decided.

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Thousands Of Irish Expats Return Home To Vote In Abortion Referendum

Friday, May 25, 2018

The people of Ireland vote Friday in a referendum that could change the country's strict abortion laws. The issue has sharply divided the nation, with thousands of Irish expats flying home to vote.

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