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Covid fears mount as Bangkok eyes tourists

Covid fears mount as Bangkok eyes tourists A worker cleans Don Mueang, one of the airports to reopen for fully vaccinated travellers on Monday. (Photo: Pattarapong Chatpattarasill) About 300,000 foreign tourists are expected to visit Bangkok in each of the next two months after the capital reopens, according to the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT).However,…

Brazil Coup Fears Rise as Thousands of Bolsonaro Supporters Flock to Capital…

Thousands of supporters of far-right Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro have descended on Brazil’s economic and political capitals, hoping to rally behind the embattled president, sparking fears of a military coup.Bolsonaro is expected to address packed Independence Day rallies in Brasilia and Sao Paulo on Tuesday. The president has called for support for his attacks on…

Revenge fears grow…

Kabul (AFP) The Taliban are going house-to-house searching for opponents and their families, according to an intelligence document for the UN that deepened fears Friday Afghanistan’s new rulers were reneging on pledges of tolerance. After routing government forces and taking over Kabul on Sunday to end two decades of war, the hardline Islamist movement’s leaders…

Putin ‘fears being killed like Gaddafi’…

VLADIMIR Putin is terrified of being killed like Libyan tyrant Gaddafi in a revolution as protests sweep Russia over the jailing of Alexi Navalny, a leading expert has said. Putin enemy Yuri Felshtinsky told The Sun Online the ongoing unrest has convinced the Kremlin strongman that more repression and killing of opponents is needed to…