The US president will discuss troop withdrawal with his Afghan counterpart as the Taliban gain ground in Afghanistan. Biden is expected to pledge economic and humanitarian aid.
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The region was an exception in a year that saw global investment flows crash, hurting Africa's industrialization bid.
Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed claimed the delayed vote would be Ethiopia's "first free and fair election," even amid internal conflict and while not all of the country can vote.
Prime Minister Nicol Pashinyan's main challengers, the newly formed Armenia Alliance, lagged behind with 21% of the vote, according to the election commission.
Brazil is only the second country after the United States to surpass 500,000 deaths due to COVID-19.
Many countries are reporting fewer new coronavirus infections. But global data indicates that the COVID-19 pandemic is not quite over yet. DW sums up the current situation in three charts.
President Joe Biden's special envoy for North Korea Sung Kim said he hopes Pyongyang will respond positively to the US' offer to meet "anywhere, anytime, without preconditions."
Germany is keen to broaden the economic sanctions placed on Minsk as EU foreign ministers gather in Luxembourg. Heiko Maas has also called for renewed efforts over the Turkey refugee deal.
Laurel Hubbard's selection to New Zealand's squad for the Tokyo Olympics has opened a wider conversation on the participation of transgender athletes at major sporting events.
The USS Gerald R. Ford was subjected to a shock trial on Friday to test whether it was ready to be deployed. The aircraft carrier has a $13 billion price tag.
The reasons for the shutdown at the Bushehr nuclear power plant were not immediately clear. Officials warned of possible power outages as repairs are made.
Under the codename Operation Barbarossa, Nazi Germany launched its surprise attack against the Soviet Union.
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Manuel Neuer and the DFB will not face action after a UEFA investigation into the Germany captain's Pride armband. This follows insulting remarks about it by a far-right Alternative for Germany politician.
Italy have finished top of Group A after a 1-0 win over Wales, who reach into the last 16 nevertheless.
The world's oldest wine tourism route leads over 85 kilometers through a sea of vines in the Palatinate region.
Max Verstappen ended Lewis Hamilton's dominance at the Paul Ricard circuit to take the French GP.
An exhibition is set to open in Berlin dedicated to the 14 million German refugees from World War II.
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