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Iran Leader Pondering NYC Trip After Regime Threatened to Nuke US ‘Into Ruins’

Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi might attend next month’s United Nations General Assembly session in New York City — a revelation that comes only days after Iran’s state media implied a nuclear threat against the United States. Ali Bahadori-Jahromi, Iran’s primary spokesman, said that “preliminary planning” has begun for Raisi to meet with the UN General …

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UN health agency chief declares monkeypox a global emergency

LONDON (AP) – The expanding monkeypox outbreak in more than 70 countries is an “extraordinary” situation that qualifies as a global emergency, the World Health Organization chief said Saturday, a declaration that could spur further investment in treating the once-rare disease and worsen the scramble for scarce vaccines. A global emergency is WHO’s highest level …

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