All the latest from the foreign desk at the @Guardian in London and all points north, south, east and west
Five Cuban generals dead in recent days – is the Covid spike to blame?
Dozens of migrants die in Libyan shipwreck as 2021 toll in area nears 1,000
Dozens die as migrant boat capsizes off Libya, as 2021 toll in area nears 1,000
‘The war has changed’: CDC paper warns Delta variant is far more transmissible
'Tit-for-tat': China's detention of Australian Cheng Lei is ringing alarm bells