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Biden warns Russian President Putin against military escalation on Ukraine border

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Biden-Putin meeting will delve into whether Russia plans to invade Ukraine

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As Russia-Ukraine tensions flare, Blinken is set to meet Russia's Lavrov

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Buildup of Russian forces along Ukraine's border that has some talking of war

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Russian officials move closer to shutting down a major human rights group

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Poland has accused Belarus and Russia of trying to use migrants to destabilize the EU

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Teafua Tanu is an islet of Tokelau used by residents of Fakaofo atoll as a Catholic cemetery. Over the past two decades, the territory of Tokelau has proved extremely vulnerable to climate change and rising sea levels owing, partly, to its being a small land mass surrounded by ocean, and its location in a region prone to natural disasters. Vlad Sokhin hide caption

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A Russian TV channel's slogan centered on optimism, but that didn't last long

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Europe is moving away from fossil fuels, after being dependent on Russia for decades

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The WHO says COVID cases in Europe have risen steadily over the past 5 weeks

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Russia battles highest COVID-19 infection and death rates since the pandemic's start

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A man wearing a face mask speaks on his phone in central Moscow on Wednesday. Yuri Kadobnov/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Russia hosts a delegation from Afghanistan and other countries for talks

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COVID-19 infections in Russia surge as well as the death toll

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