August 5, 2021

Headlines for July 7, 2021

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Haitian President Jovenel Moïse AssassinatedEric Adams Set to Become New York City's Next Mayor After Clinching PrimaryNikole Hannah-Jones Rejects Tenure at UNC, Heads to Howard University with Ta-Nehisi CoatesBiden Admin Extends Temporary Protected Status for YemenisPentagon Cancels $10 Billion Cloud Computing Contract with MicrosoftWhite House Quietly Hosts Brother of Mohammed bin SalmanLebanon on Brink of Economic Collapse as People Face Hunger, Poverty and Political UncertaintyFar-Right Israeli Gov't Fails to Renew Apartheid "Citizenship Law"Iran Hosts Intra-Afghan Talks Amid Taliban Advances, U.S. Withdrawal84-Year-Old Indian Priest and Activist Dies in Police CustodyIndigenous Land Defender Assassinated in ChiapasColombian Special Tribunal Accuses Soldiers of Killing 120 Civilians as Part of Drugs War140 Children Taken by Gunmen as Nigeria's Kidnapping Crisis MountsDutch Reporter Peter R. de Vries in Critical Condition After Being Shot on the StreetEU Bans Common Single-Use Consumer PlasticsHeat Wave May Have Killed 1 Billion Shellfish, Other Sea Creatures on Canadian Coast