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    US infections surge, Europe reopens

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 01:05am on July 05, 2020

    Another record number of cases on Saturday overshadows the start of the US Independence Day weekend, with beaches closed from coast to coast and officials...

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    US under siege as pandemic grows

    Agence France-Presse . Miami | Updated at 12:42am on July 04, 2020

    The United States posted a record 53,000 new coronavirus cases as the deadly pandemic accelerated across the Americas, but its slowdown in Europe led Britain...

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    PIA suspended in Europe over fake pilot licence scandal

    Agence France-Presse . Karachi | Updated at 10:49pm on July 01, 2020

    Regulators have barred Pakistan International Airlines from the European Union for six months after the state-run carrier grounded nearly a third of its pilots for...

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    WHO warns of Europe virus upsurge

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:11am on June 26, 2020

    France reopened the Eiffel Tower to tourists on Thursday after three months of closure because of the coronavirus, ramping up attempts to return to normality...

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    Latin America cases pass 2m

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 12:46am on June 22, 2020

    Spain reopened its borders with France on Sunday, getting rid of one of the most potent symbols of Europe’s battle against the coronavirus, as infections...

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    Global toll rises to 4,33,493

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:23am on June 16, 2020

    The novel coronavirus has killed at least 4,33,493 people since the outbreak emerged in China last December, according to a tally from official sources compiled...

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    Sevilla win in La Liga return

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 11:12am on June 12, 2020

    Sevilla beat local rivals Real Betis 2-0 as La Liga returned after three months away on Thursday, becoming the second of Europe’s five major leagues...

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    Italy reopens to Europe

    Agence France-Presse . Rome | Updated at 10:14pm on June 03, 2020

    Italy reopened to travellers from Europe on Wednesday, three months after the country went into coronavirus lockdown, with all hopes pinned on reviving the key...

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    Bangladesh police arrest three for luring people to Europe

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:35am on June 02, 2020

    Law enforcement agencies said on Monday they have arrested at least three people for alluring some of the 37 Bangladeshi youths to travel to war-torn...

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    World COVID-19 cases top 6 million

    Agence France-Presse . Brasília, Brazil | Updated at 10:56am on May 31, 2020

    The number of coronavirus cases worldwide topped six million Sunday as Brazil registered another record surge in daily infections and divisions deepened on how to...