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As COVID-19 cases reach a new high around the globe, the U.S. notably struggles to contain the virus.
Several provinces have released results of serology testing for COVID-19 antibodies.
FROM HUFFPOST CANADA
Weekly testing of pupils and teachers could be necessary in order to keep coronavirus transmission rates down, the children's commissioner says.
FROM HUFFPOST U.K.
Anti-government protests erupted in Beirut after a warehouse explosion killed at least 160 people and injured thousands.
The Duke of Sussex spoke with Rashad Robinson, activist and president of Color of Change, about the issue.
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Jahane Sanat had published an interview with an epidemiologist who said Iran's official COVID-19 figures account for only 5% of the real toll.
The U.S. on Friday imposed sanctions on 11 Hong Kong and Chinese officials whom it accused of curtailing political freedoms in the city.
The prominent democracy activist is the highest profile figure to be arrested so far under China's new security law.
The city of Minsk erupted in pro-democracy protests as critics question exit polls showing a strong victory for authoritarian incumbent Aleksander Lukashenko.