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EU Signs $800-Billion COVID-19 Recovery Fund

European Union leaders Friday signed an $814-billion package of grants and low-interest loans intended to help the bloc’s member nations recover from the record recession brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.

2 Million Children in Yemen Could Fall Victim to Malnourishment

Almost 2.3 million of Yemen’s children under the age of five are projected to fall victim to acute malnutrition in 2021, United Nations agencies warned Friday.

US to Reverse Terrorist Designation of Yemen’s Houthi Rebels

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Friday that he would revoke designations of Yemen’s Houthi movement as a terrorist group.
Blinken said in a statement the group would no longer be designated a foreign terrorist organization or a...

Mexico’s President Supports Biden Decision to Stop New Border Wall Construction

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said Friday he approves of U.S. President Joe Biden's decision to stop new construction of the border wall between the two countries.