The New Paper

April 30, 2021

The New Paper Weekly Recap: World

  • President Biden formally recognized the killing of over 1M Armenians by Ottoman Empire forces in the early 20th century as genocide (4/26)
  • The US, UK, and several other countries pledged support for India (4/26)
  • 82 people were killed in a fire at a hospital in Baghdad, Iraq (4/26)
  • India surpassed 200k reported coronavirus deaths (4/28)
  • 45 people were killed in a stampede at a religious festival in Israel (4/30)
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