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AP Top Extended International Headlines at 11:52 p.m. EST

February 21, 2021 GMT

Riot police in Myanmar have shot dead two anti-coup protesters and injured several others as security forces increased pressure on popular revolt against the military takeover


A Moscow court has rejected Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny’s appeal of his prison sentence and another judge later has ordered him to pay a fine for defaming a World War II veteran

U.S. President Joe Biden’s first major foreign policy address since taking office has brought relief to many European capitals

The United Nations says Ethiopia’s embattled Tigray region faces a “very critical malnutrition situation” as vast areas where many people fled remain out of reach of aid


U.N. experts say American security contractor Erik Prince, a close ally of former President Donald Trump, violated the U.N. arms embargo against Libya along with three United Arab Emirates-based companies and their top managers during an operation to help a rebel military commander take the capital Tripoli

The 518-year-old Mona Lisa has seen many things in her life on a wall, but rarely this: Almost four months with no Louvre visitors

A health worker in Somalia’s capital says at least five soldiers were killed and more than a dozen people, mostly civilians, were wounded in violence related to protests over the country’s delayed election

The number of deaths in Texas due to the illness caused by the coronavirus increased by more than 200 while the number of people hospitalized with the virus declined

A fifth night of peaceful protests to denounce the imprisonment of a Spanish rap artist once more devolved into clashes between police and fringe group members who set up street barricades and smashed storefront windows in Barcelona

The Christ Church Cathedral was arguably New Zealand’s most iconic building before much of it crumbled during an earthquake 10 years ago