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White House Says Nothing to Announce About Potential Biden, Putin Call

White House Says Nothing to Announce About Potential...

Washington (US), January 21: The White House does not have anything to announce on a potential call between new US...

Japan Wants to Boost Alliance With US Under Biden Presidency, Prime Minister Says

Japan Wants to Boost Alliance With US Under...

Tokyo (Japan), January 21: Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga told reporters on Thursday that he wanted to further boost the...

EU welcomes Libyan Political Dialogue Forum's approval of selection mechanism of executive authority

EU welcomes Libyan Political Dialogue Forum's approval of...

Tripoli (Libya), January 20: The EU Heads of Mission to Libya welcomed on Tuesday the approval by the Libyan Political...

Nigeria expects to receive 100,000 doses of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines soon: official

Nigeria expects to receive 100,000 doses of Pfizer...

Abuja (Nigeria), January 20: Nigeria is to receive 100,000 doses of the Pfizer vaccine by early February to combat the...

Amazon teams up with YELLOW, Georgia Tech to launch educational collaboration

Amazon teams up with YELLOW, Georgia Tech to...

San Francisco (US), January 20: Amazon, Pharrell Williams' education equity nonprofit YELLOW, and the Georgia Institute of Technology on Tuesday...

Ex-President Park tests negative for COVID-19 after being exposed to patient

Ex-President Park tests negative for COVID-19 after being...

Seoul (South Korea), January 20: Former President Park Geun-hye, now serving a 22-year prison term on corruption convictions, tested negative...

U.S. Texas to distribute largest COVID-19 vaccine this week: governor

U.S. Texas to distribute largest COVID-19 vaccine this...

Houston (US), January 20: U.S. state of Texas Governor Greg Abbott said on Tuesday that the largest shipment of COVID-19...

U.S. COVID-19 deaths surpass 400,000 on last day of Trump's presidency

U.S. COVID-19 deaths surpass 400,000 on last day...

Washington(US), January 20: The number of confirmed COVID-19 deaths in the United States surpassed the grim milestone of 400,000 on...

New virus cases rise from low plateau 1 year after COVID-19 outbreak

New virus cases rise from low plateau 1...

Seoul (South Korea), January 20: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases hovered around 400 for the third straight day Wednesday...

Iran's President Accuses Trump of Impeding Start of Mass Vaccination

Iran's President Accuses Trump of Impeding Start of...

Moscow (Russia), January 20: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday has accused US outgoing President Donald Trump of impeding Iran's...

Presidential Inaugural Committee Hosts Nationwide COVID-19 Memoria

Presidential Inaugural Committee Hosts Nationwide COVID-19 Memoria

Washington (US), January 20: Biden's inaugural events will start on Tuesday with a COVID-19 memorial and nationwide tribute in remembrance...

Humanitarian access to Ethiopia's Tigray still faces obstacles: UN

Humanitarian access to Ethiopia's Tigray still faces obstacles:...

United Nations, January 20: UN humanitarian access to Ethiopia's conflict-stricken Tigray region still faces obstacles, said the UN Office for...

Germany to Make Medical Face Masks Mandatory in Stores, Transport, Merkel Says

Germany to Make Medical Face Masks Mandatory in...

Berlin (Germany), January 20: Germany will make medical face masks mandatory in stores and public transport, German Chancellor Angela Merkel...

Blinken: Biden Administration to Engage With Russia 'Very Quickly' on Extending New START Treaty

Blinken: Biden Administration to Engage With Russia 'Very...

Washington (US), January 20: The incoming administration of President-elect Joe Biden plans to engage with Russia "very quickly" regarding extending...

Trump Orders US Cloud Services to Require Identification of Foreign Users

Trump Orders US Cloud Services to Require Identification...

Washington (US), January 20: US cloud services will soon be required to verify the identity of any foreign users due...

Venezuela's Foreign Ministry Calls Trump's Latest Sanctions Desperate Aggression

Venezuela's Foreign Ministry Calls Trump's Latest Sanctions Desperate...

Mexico City [Mexico], January 20: Venezuela condemned the publication by the US Department of the Treasury of new sanctions lists...

Chinese mainland reports 106 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases

Chinese mainland reports 106 new locally transmitted COVID-19...

Beijing (China) Jan 19: The Chinese mainland on Monday reported 118 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases, including 106 locally transmitted cases...

Xi confident of successful Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics

Xi confident of successful Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics

Beijing (China) Jan 19: Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, expressed his confidence...

Xi underscores developing China's winter sports by hosting Beijing 2022

Xi underscores developing China's winter sports by hosting...

Beijing (China) Jan 19: Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, has placed great emphasis...

Tokyo stocks advance in morning on bargain hunting, U.S. stimulus hopes

Tokyo stocks advance in morning on bargain hunting,...

Tokyo (Japan) Jan 19: Tokyo stocks advanced Tuesday morning with investors buying back bargains after the recent decline of the...

Iran, Turkey sign agreements to boost railway cooperation

Iran, Turkey sign agreements to boost railway cooperation

Tehran (Iran) Jan 19: The Railways of the Islamic Republic of Iran (RAI) company announced on Monday the signing of...

EU plans to start spending huge recovery fund in months

EU plans to start spending huge recovery fund...

Brussels (Belgium) Jan 19: The European Union (EU) plans to start raising and allocating in the next few months the...

Egyptian defense minister, Greek chief of staff discuss military ties

Egyptian defense minister, Greek chief of staff discuss...

Cario (Egypt) Jan 19: Egyptian Defense Minister Mohamed Zaki and the Chief of the Hellenic National Defence General Staff Konstantinos...

WHO pandemic review panel highlights effective multilateralism in COVID-19 response

WHO pandemic review panel highlights effective multilateralism in...

Geneva (Switzerland) Jan 19: A latest interim report by the Independent Panel for Pandemic Preparedness and Response highlighted effective multilateralism...

U.S. Vice President-elect Harris resigns from Senate

U.S. Vice President-elect Harris resigns from Senate

Washington DC (USA) Jan 19: U.S. Vice President-elect Kamala Harris formally resigned from the Senate on Monday, two days before...

South Carolina Senator Warns Against Using Impeachment Power to 'Vindicate Political Grievances'

South Carolina Senator Warns Against Using Impeachment Power...

Washington (US), January 18: Republican Senator Lindsey Graham sent a letter to Senate Democratic Leader Charles Schumer claiming that the...

Ethiopia's confirmed COVID-19 cases surpass 131,195

Ethiopia's confirmed COVID-19 cases surpass 131,195

Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), January 18: The Ethiopian Ministry of Health said Sunday the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in...