The New Paper

May 21, 2021

The New Paper Weekly Recap: World

  • China landed a spacecraft on Mars for the first time (5/17)
  • A severe cyclone struck in India this week (5/18)
  • The WHO released a study on long working hours (5/18)
  • India surpassed 25M coronavirus cases (5/18)
  • The IEA released a report on achieving net-zero emissions by 2050 (5/19)
  • EU ambassadors approved a plan to begin lifting travel restrictions (5/20)
  • Israel and Hamas agreed to a ceasefire (5/21)
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