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Boosters will see Covid 'fade into the background', Oxford scientist says

Booster jabs will see Covid "fade into the background", an expert has said as the former vaccines minister hoped that the UK will become the major economy to shift from pandemic to endemic. Professor James Naismith of the Rosalind Franklin Institute and a biologist at Oxford University believes Britain is over the worst of Covid in terms of case nu...

Syrian military chief makes rare visit to Jordan to discuss border issues

By Suleiman Al-Khalidi AMMAN (Reuters) - Syria's defence minister visited Jordan on Sunday to discuss stability on their mutual border, the first such meeting since the Syrian conflict erupted a decade ago, officials said. The meeting comes after Syria's army reestablished control this month over Deraa, a city south of Damascus, in a Russian brok...

Colombia court rejects charging former army commander over extrajudicial killings

By Luis Jaime Acosta and Nelson Bocanegra BOGOTA (Reuters) - A court in Colombia has rejected a move by the attorney general's office to bring charges against a former army commander for his alleged responsibility in 104 extrajudicial killings because it does not have jurisdiction, it said on Tuesday. At the start of August the attorney general's...