Wednesday, December 8, 2021
We’re covering tests of Pfizer’s booster vaccine against the Omicron variant and a new chapter in Germany after 16 years under Angela Merkel.Pfizer says its booster protects against OmicronPfizer and BioNTech said Wednesday that...
BRUSSELS — Ukraine presents NATO with a dilemma many years in the making — one the alliance, itself, helped create.In 2008, NATO — an American-led alliance explicitly created to counter the Soviet Union —...
JOHANNESBURG — The children had gone to the hospital for various reasons: One had jaundice, another malaria. A third had a broken bone. But once they were admitted, they all tested positive for the...
Justo Gallego Martínez was born into an agricultural family in Mejorada del Campo on Sept. 20, 1925. At 27, he joined a monastery in the northern province of Soria, but was ordered to leave...
BRUSSELS — The European Union on Wednesday proposed new measures that would allow it to punish parties seeking to influence its political policies through economic pressure, like trade restrictions or the boycotting of European...
LONDON — Prime Minister Boris Johnson of Britain on Wednesday announced major new restrictions to curb the spread of the coronavirus, urging people to work from home and introducing a vaccine passport...
Chief of Defense Staff Gen. Bipin Rawat died along with his wife, Madhulika Rawat, the IAF said via Twitter. He had been in the post for almost two years.The helicopter, which had a crew...
WARSAW — This summer, as Polish guards repelled migrants trying to cross their country’s eastern border with Belarus, one man who slipped furtively into Poland received a warm but top-secret welcome.Unlike the desperate people...
LONDON — For a week, Prime Minister Boris Johnson of Britain has denied damaging claims that his staff broke lockdown rules by holding a party last Christmas when such festivities were banned under government-imposed...
BERLIN — It was vintage Angela Merkel: The woman who has dominated European politics for the better part of two decades handed over her office to the next German chancellor, thanked her staff, then...