A Covid-19 vaccination card is filled out at a Walgreens in New York. The state became the first in the US  to launch a digital health certificate.  File photograph: Christopher Occhicone/The New York Times

So you have got the jab, where’s the proof? When you got the first dose of your vaccine, you received a vaccine record card which will show your name,(...)

Killing of journalist George Karaivaz:  At least 12 bullet casings were collected from the scene, a police official said.

Two gunmen on a motorbike shot and killed a prominent Greek crime journalist near his home in Athens on Friday. George Karaivaz, a veteran journalis(...)

A video frame grab taken from footage released by the Turkish presidency shows Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan receiving European Council president Charles Michel and president of European Commission Ursula von der Leyen at the presidential complex in Ankara. The Commission hit out at a diplomatic snub that left von der Leyen without a chair as male counterparts sat down at the meeting. Photograph: AFP via Getty Images

Was it a deliberate snub or a simple – if spectacular – failure of protocol? Either way, reactions to the awkward scene at the presidential palace in (...)

Only one of two visiting European Union chiefs were given a chair at the meeting in Ankara on Tuesday. Photograph: EPA

Turkey’s foreign minister responded on Thursday to a diplomatic mishap in which only one of two visiting European Union chiefs were given a chair at a(...)

Clearly caught off guard, Dr von der Leyen could be heard saying ‘ehm...’ and gesturing towards the seats, before taking her place on a sofa off to the side of the scene. Photograph: AFP via Getty

European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen was left without a chair in a meeting with Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan, in an incident s(...)

Taoiseach Micheál Martin says export bans would risk disrupting the production of the vaccines. Photograph: Julien Behal/PA

Taoiseach Micheál Martin has said he is “very much against” stopping vaccines being exported from the European Union, adding that it is “absolutely vi(...)

Vials of the Russian Sputnik V vaccine against Covid-19. Photograph: EPA

The Russian Ambassador to Ireland, Yuriy Filatov, has said his home country is ready to “help” vaccinate people in Ireland against Covid-19, but that (...)

European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen has ramped up the rhetoric this weekend, saying the EU has the power to ‘forbid’. Photograph:   Dursun Aydemir/Anadolu Agency/Bloomberg

Tensions are rising between the European Union and United Kingdom over threats from the European Commission to block vaccine exports out of the EU. U(...)

Women protesters clash with Turkish policemen in Istanbul: Turkey said domestic laws, not outside fixes, would protect women’s rights. Photograph: Bulent Kilic

European and US leaders denounced what they called Turkey’s baffling and concerning decision to pull out of an international accord designed to protec(...)

The one-way flow has left EU member states fuming, heaping severe pressure on EU Commission president Ursula von der Leyen, who is threatening an export ban on vaccine-producing countries who do not reciprocate.   Photograph: Thierry Monasse/Bloomberg

As Europe faces a fresh wave of Covid-19 infections, the European Union’s vaccine-purchasing strategy has come under fire as the US and UK surge ahead(...)

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