An obstetrician, she led a groundbreaking effort to put women’s rights to control all aspects of their lives at the heart of the global population debate.
António Guterres, the United Nations secretary general, witnessed grain shipments, one of his organization’s most concrete achievements.
António Guterres, the United Nations secretary general, visited Odesa, Ukraine, to witness the progress of a fragile agreement brokered by the U.N. and Turkey that freed up grain Russia had blockaded.
The United States is far from alone in facing pressure on its democratic norms and institutions.
A proposed visa ban has divided many Europeans, with some arguing it would increase pressure inside Russia and others questioning whether it plays into Kremlin claims of persecution by the West.
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