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France to close nightclubs, discos amid surge in COVID infections

France to close nightclubs, discos amid surge in COVID infections

Premier Jean Castex calls on people to slow down on social interactions ahead of year-end holidays

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Karl Nehammer sworn in as Austria's new chancellor
06.12.2021

Karl Nehammer sworn in as Austria's new chancellor

Former interior minister, Austrian People's Party (OVP) member Nehammer becomes 3rd chancellor of country in 3 months

EU condemns jail sentence for Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Ky
06.12.2021

EU condemns jail sentence for Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Ky

EU foreign policy chief denounces 'politically motivated verdict,' calls for immediate release of political prisoners

Migrants struggle to survive under bridge in Paris
06.12.2021

Migrants struggle to survive under bridge in Paris

About 200 migrants including children from African states demand shelter as cold weather sets in

Germany’s chancellor-designate announces key Cabinet picks
06.12.2021

Germany’s chancellor-designate announces key Cabinet picks

Olaf Scholz names women to top posts in diverse, gender-balanced Cabinet

Turkey, Hungary enjoy good political, diplomatic ties: Turkish envoy
06.12.2021

Turkey, Hungary enjoy good political, diplomatic ties: Turkish envoy

Well-functioning cooperation mechanisms work as both countries support each other on int'l platforms, says ambassador