January 21, 2021
Biden Vows to Defeat COVID-19
U.S. President Joe Biden signs 10 executive orders to boost the country's COVID-19 response but warns of a difficult road ahead.
U.S. Backs COVID-19 Response
The U.S. returns to the World Health Organization and joins global efforts to provide vaccines to poorer countries; that reverses the Trump Administration's position.
Baghdad Suicide Attacks
ISIL claims responsibility for twin suicide bomb attacks in Iraq's capital that killed at least 32 people at a crowded market.
C.A.R. Imposes State of Emergency
The UN envoy to the Central African Republic asks for more peacekeepers as rebels try to surround the capital. They're angry about the president's reelection.