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    Vaccine Checks Begin on German Trains, Trams and Buses

    Europe|German public transportation controllers start checking vaccine papers. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/11/24/world/europe/germany-public-transportation-vaccine.html A tram in Berlin in August. Public transportation passengers in Germany are now subject to spot checks of their vaccination status.Credit…Lynsey…

    U.K. Health Secretary Urges People to Get Boosters

    Europe|Britain’s health secretary urges people to get booster shots amid a surge. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/11/07/world/europe/uk-virus-surge-booster-shots.html Ten million Britons have received the booster vaccinations.Credit…Paul Ellis/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images Nov. 7, 2021Updated 5:01…

    More New York City workers get Covid shots as deadline nears, but tensions remain.

    Americas|More New York City workers get Covid shots as deadline nears, but tensions remain. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/10/30/world/americas/nyc-police-fire-vaccine-mandate.html Trash sits uncollected near a protest in Manhattan against a Covid-19 vaccine mandate for municipal…

    10 Republican-led States Sue Over Biden’s Vaccine Mandate

    World|Ten Republican-led states sue over Biden’s vaccination mandate for federal contractors. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/10/29/world/vaccine-mandate-states-sue.html A protest against vaccine mandates in August outside a hospital in Des Moines. The State of Iowa joined…

    Canadians Expect ‘Big Things’: Trudeau Swears In New Cabinet

    new video loaded: Canadians Expect ‘Big Things’: Trudeau Swears In New Cabinet transcript transcript Canadians Expect ‘Big Things’: Trudeau Swears In New Cabinet Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada laid…

    Covid Cases Rise in Some Caribbean Islands, W.H.O. Says

    World|New virus cases are rising on some Caribbean islands, the W.H.O. says. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/10/20/world/covid-caribbean-paho.html Covid-19 vaccination drives have gotten off to a slow start in some Caribbean nations. People waiting for…

    Protests Over Italy’s Covid ‘Green Pass’ Draw Only Scattered Crowds

    Europe|Protests fizzle as activists fail to galvanize the masses against the new mandate. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/10/15/world/europe/covid-italy-green-pass-protests.html Video transcript transcript Opponents of Italy’s Green Pass Stage Demonstrations Anti-vaccine activists and opponents of Italy’s…

    Rich Nations’ Buying Adds to Latin America’s Vaccine Shortage, W.H.O. Says

    Americas|With rich countries paying more for vaccines, the supply for Latin America is falling short, the W.H.O. says. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/10/06/world/americas/covax-vaccine-latin-america.html Residents wait outside a vaccination center in hopes of getting a…

    Most African Nations Fall Short of W.H.O. Target for Covid Vaccination

    Africa|Most African countries missed a target to vaccinate 10 percent of their people. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/09/30/world/africa/africa-covid-vaccine.html People wait to be vaccinated in Kampala, Uganda, Wednesday.Credit…Luke Dray/Getty Images Sept. 30, 2021, 12:32 p.m.…

    Bolsonaro’s Rejection of Covid Vaccine Creates Awkwardness in N.Y.

    Americas|Unvaccinated and defiant, Bolsonaro pushes back against criticism in his U.N. speech. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/09/21/world/americas/bolsonaro-covid-vaccine-un.html President Jair Bolsonaro of Brazil, center, outside his hotel on Monday in New York.Credit…Stefan Jeremiah/Reuters Sept. 21,…