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Henry Austin

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Henry Austin is a senior editor for NBC News Digital based in London.

Henry Austin is a senior editor for NBC News Digital based in London.


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Cease-fire talks advance in Egypt even as Israel threatens to invade Rafah

TEL AVIV — A high-level Hamas delegation arrived in Cairo on Saturday as months of stop-start talks for a cease-fire and hostage release deal appear to have reached a crucial stage, even as Israel continued to threaten a ground offensive in Gaza’s southern city of Rafah that United Nations officials have warned will worsen the civilian death toll and deepen the enclave’s humanitarian crisis.
39d ago

The comeback of Notre Dame: American builders help to restore iconic Paris landmark

Five years after the Notre Dame Cathedral burned down in Paris, France, the restoration work is almost complete. An American carpenter has been helping out.
41d ago

Stabbing rampage at Sydney mall leaves at least 7 dead, including attacker

Seven people are dead and others are in serious or critical condition after a stabbing rampage at a mall in Sydney, Australia, on Saturday, according to police.
41d ago

Stabbing rampage at Sydney mall leaves at least seven dead, including attacker

Seven people are dead, and others are in serious or critical condition after a stabbing rampage in a mall in Sydney, Australia, on Saturday, according to police.

Iranian special forces seize cargo vessel in a key shipping lane, state media reports

Iranian special forces seized a container ship near the Strait of Hormuz, a key shipping lane to the Persian Gulf, the state-run IRNA news agency reported Saturday.
54d ago

King Charles attends Easter Sunday service in Windsor; no Princess Kate after cancer diagnosis

King Charles III attended the Easter Sunday service at the chapel in Windsor Castle on Sunday — his first major event since he was diagnosed with cancer in February.
62d ago

Kate's cancer diagnosis sparks a wave of sympathy, and puts weeks of speculation in a different light

Kate, the Princess of Wales, drew public support after she announced that she was undergoing treatment for cancer.

Defying Biden, Netanyahu renews pledge to launch Rafah offensive

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivered a defiant message to President Joe Biden insisting his country’s forces should enter Gaza’s city of Rafah.

Biden walks back prediction of Monday cease-fire deal in Gaza: ‘Hopeful’ but ‘probably not’

President Joe Biden expressed skepticism a ceasefire could be struck in the Israel-Hamas war by Monday, as he had said he hoped would happen.
86d ago

Pope Francis taken to hospital after suffering from the flu

Pope Francis, who has been suffering from the flu, was taken to a hospital in central Rome after the papal audience Wednesday, the Vatican said.