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  • End the Nobel Peace Prize

    Trolls are a Scandinavian invention, straight from the frigid sagas of Norse mythology, but Christian Tybring-Gjedde, a Norwegian parliamentarian, swears that he is not one. Observers of his antics this week could be forgiven for thinking otherwise. On Wednesday, he announced that he had nominated…
  • German Court Allows Berlin Protests against Coronavirus Curbs

    BERLIN/FRANKFURT—A German regional court gave the go-ahead for mass demonstrations planned on Saturday in Berlin against coronavirus curbs, ruling against the capital’s ban on such protests. Police, who deployed 3,000 officers to control crowds expected to reach 20,000, have prepared for possible violence as activists…