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We’re covering a crisis in India’s second coronavirus wave, and a stealth arms race building between the Koreas. India’s cases spiral Delhi enacted a weeklong citywide lockdown on Monday, as coronavirus infections and deaths in India reported new daily records and several local governments announced they were facing shortages of oxygen, I.C.U. beds and treatments. […]

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Piling on charges in Myanmar. By Melina Delkic Good morning. We’re covering new charges against Myanmar’s deposed leader, China’s new digital currency and the ugly divorce between Britain and the E.U. New charges and resistance in Myanmar As the military rulers in Myanmar escalated a crackdown on protests, new charges were brought against Daw Aung […]

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A terrorism suspect, disguised as a refugee. By Natasha Frost Good morning. We’re covering a German far-right terrorism suspect, a register for Spaniards who refuse the vaccine and a united front of former enemies in Tigray. The double life of Franco A. For 16 months during the height of the migrant crisis in Europe, Franco […]

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South Korea scrambles to contain a third wave. By Melina Delkic and Dani Blum Good morning. We’re covering new restrictions in Seoul, China’s strategy for dealing with the world and charges in Singapore for a man holding up a smiley face sign. South Korea tightens restrictions The Seoul city government will close nightclubs and ban […]

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New Zealand restrictions, TikTok, Supreme Court: Here’s what you need to know. By Melina Delkic Good morning. We’re covering New Zealand’s lifting of coronavirus restrictions, the battle over a Supreme Court seat in the U.S. and a creative attempt to stop littering in Thailand. New Zealand ends most pandemic restrictions Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced […]