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Morocco imposes Ramadan curfew, despite vaccine success

Apr. 07, 2021 19:24 PM EDT

RABAT, Morocco (AP) — Moroccan authorities decided Wednesday to enforce a night-time curfew during the holy month of Ramadan because of a recent rise in COVID-19 cases, as scientists announced the discovery of a new, local variant of the virus. Many Moroccans voiced...

Israelis gather for Passover, celebrating freedom from virus

Mar. 27, 2021 04:36 AM EDT

JERUSALEM (AP) — A year ago, Giordana Grego's parents spent Passover at home in Israel, alone but grateful that they had escaped the worst of the pandemic in Italy. This year, the whole family will get together to mark the Jewish feast of liberation and deliverance from the pandemic. ...

Hungary pulls its ruling party out of EU's conservatives

Mar. 04, 2021 12:07 PM EST

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary’s governing party pulled out of its conservative group in the European Union’s legislature on Wednesday following years of conflict over the rule of law and European values. The right-wing Fidesz party has held a two-thirds majority...