World roundup: February 18 2022
Stories from Iraq, Ethiopia, Nicaragua, 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 Saudi-led coalition in Yemen says it destroyed a boat packed with explosives in the Red Sea on Friday. Yemeni rebels have outfitted similar vessels in the past in attempts to attack Saudi ports and/or threaten maritime traffic.