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AP News in Brief at 6:04 a.m. EST

AP News in Brief at 6:04 a.m. EST.
January 23, 2022 5:05 AM

World

Seoul says it paid Iran’s delinquent UN dues to restore vote

Using Iranian bank funds freed from American sanctions, South Korea has paid Iran’s $18 million in delinquent dues owed to the United Nations.
January 23, 2022 4:57 AM
Talks with Taliban begin in Norway

World

Talks with Taliban begin in Norway

Three days of talks between a Taliban delegation led by acting Foreign Minister Amir Khan Muttaqi, the Norwegian government and several allied countries have started in Oslo amid a deteriorating humanitarian situation in Afghanistan.
January 23, 2022 4:55 AM
International aid reaches Tonga with clean water, supplies

World

International aid reaches Tonga with clean water, supplies

Aid flights from Australia, Japan and New Zealand carrying food, water, medical supplies and telecommunications equipment landed in Tonga over the weekend, as the Pacific nation grapples with the aftermath of an underwater volcanic eruption and tsunami.
January 23, 2022 3:46 AM

World

More than 100 dead or wounded in latest Yemen airstrike, Red Cross says

Updated January 23, 2022 3:31 AM

World

‘Lethal’ US military aid begins arriving in Ukraine

Updated January 23, 2022 3:31 AM

World

UK says Russia plotting to put pro-Kremlin leader in Kyiv

Updated January 23, 2022 3:31 AM

National

League of Women Voters threatens to sue Texas over shortage of voter registration cards

Updated January 23, 2022 3:31 AM

World

UK warns against nonessential travel to Ukraine

Updated January 23, 2022 3:31 AM

National Politics

Sen. Sinema censured by Arizona Democrats for standing by filibuster

Updated January 23, 2022 3:31 AM

National

Gunman in NY officer’s killing had argument with mother over diet before police were called, sources say

Updated January 23, 2022 3:31 AM

World

German Navy chief quits after favorable Russia remarks cause spat

Updated January 23, 2022 3:31 AM

World

Italy’s Berlusconi abandons presidency race, boosting Draghi’s chances

Updated January 23, 2022 3:31 AM