World roundup: August 16 2021
Stories from Israel-Palestine, Malaysia, Zambia, and more
In today’s global news:
Worldometer is tracking COVID-19 cases and fatalities.
The New York Times is tracking global vaccine distribution.
The Russian government mediated a ceasefire in Syria’s restive southern city of Daraa over the weekend that apparently collapsed almost before it went into effect. Rebels in the Daraa al-Bal…