Peru announces return of total curfew on Sundays as cases surge; UN chief warns pandemic risks fomenting new conflicts.
Move comes as Greece-Turkey tensions rise after Ankara sends ship to prospect for oil and gas in disputed waters.
At least three died in police firing during protest against a Facebook post that allegedly insulted Prophet Muhammad.
US think-tank 38 North says recent images show vulnerability of country’s main nuclear facility to weather disruption.
Maha Vajiralongkorn urges ‘order and peace’ in the country as he swears in a new cabinet of Prime Minister Prayuth.
Greece records highest daily tally; New Zealand’s biggest city back to lockdown; Germany skeptical over Russian vaccine.
Democratic tandem delivers one-two punch on the performance of President Trump amid pandemic and economic downturn.
Chile faced one of the region’s fiercest coronavirus outbreaks, but rates have declined over the last two months.
Three men have been charged with threatening and intimidating women who have accused R&B singer R Kelly of abuse.
Escalating protests in Bolivia revive memories of last year’s violence, which led to the resignation of former President Evo Morales.
President Putin says his daughter inoculated with new vaccine that proved efficient during tests.
UN investigators say Facebook played a key role in spreading hate speech that fuelled the violence against Rohingya.