For now, countries are betting they can suppress hospital admissions and deaths without imposing more lockdowns, even as case numbers approach peak levels from last spring.
The poisoned Russian opposition leader plans to return to Russia, his spokeswoman says.
After hours of back-and-forth between Russian doctors and officials, Aleksei A. Navalny was flown to Berlin, where he is being treated at a research hospital.
Despite rules on masks and distancing, fears are growing that the end of the summer travel season will bring a wave of infections.
The decision came after a German medical team examined the prominent opposition leader and decided it was safe for him to travel.
The discovery of a Nazi symbol in the mosaic floor of a German museum has prompted bitter debate about its creator’s past and the institution’s role.
After plastic explosives and Nazi memorabilia were found at an elite soldier’s home, Germany worries about a problem of far-right infiltration at the heart of its democracy.
Why is America attacking the International Criminal Court with economic pressure?
But during the pandemic, a few countries liberalized their requirements, allowing at-home medical terminations.
In fits and starts, Europe is gradually reopening after months of lockdown. We’re driving more than 3,700 miles to document life on a continent where surreal moments now seem normal, and normality surreal.
Although declines in the numbers of new infections and deaths have brought relief in Europe’s major cities, there is uncertainty about how much people can now relax.
Experts said the new data suggest that cases could soar in many U.S. communities if schools reopen soon.