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Japan unilaterally cancels plan for talks between Moon, Suga: official

Japan unilaterally cancels plan for talks between Moon,...

Seoul (South Korea), June 14: Japan called off agreed-upon talks between President Moon Jae-in and Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga...

Rwanda capable of preventing third wave of COVID-19: health minister

Rwanda capable of preventing third wave of COVID-19:...

Kigali (Rwanda), June 14: Rwandan Minister of Health Daniel Ngamije on Sunday affirmed the central African nation's capacity to prevent...

UK PM says "selfish, nationalistic approaches" marred initial fight against COVID-19

UK PM says "selfish, nationalistic approaches" marred initial...

Falmouth/ Britain (UK), June 14: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Sunday admitted that "selfish and nationalistic approaches" had marred...

G7 pledges 870 mln COVID-19 vaccine doses, half to be delivered by end of 2021

G7 pledges 870 mln COVID-19 vaccine doses, half...

Geneva (Switzerland), June 14: Leaders of G7 countries have agreed in an agreement at their summit to share at least...

UK foreign secretary calls for "respect" from EU leaders on Northern Ireland: UK media

UK foreign secretary calls for "respect" from EU...

London (UK), June 14: British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has called for "a bit of respect" from the European Union...

Bennett sworn in as Israel's new PM, ending Netanyahu's 12-year rule

Bennett sworn in as Israel's new PM, ending...

Jerusalem (Israel), June 14: Naftali Bennett, leader of the right-wing Yamina (United Right) party, was sworn in as new Israeli...

WHO representative urges greater community participation to curb COVID-19 in Cambodia

WHO representative urges greater community participation to curb...

Phnom Penh (Cambodia), June 14: World Health Organization (WHO) Representative to Cambodia Li Ailan said Sunday that the Southeast Asian...

Algeria holds parliamentary elections with low turnout

Algeria holds parliamentary elections with low turnout

Algiers (Algeria), June 13: Algeria held on Saturday its parliamentary elections, with a turnout of only 14.47 percent by 4...

Poland further relaxes restrictions as COVID-19 cases drop

Poland further relaxes restrictions as COVID-19 cases drop

Warsaw (Poland), June 13: Poland will further ease COVID-19 restrictions from Sunday as infections are dropping across the country.

Biden Reportedly Refused to Hold Joint Presser With Putin to Avoid Helsinki Scenario

Biden Reportedly Refused to Hold Joint Presser With...

Moscoe (Russia), June 13: US President Joe Biden has decided to hold a separate press conference after a meeting with...

US's Biden, France's Macron Discuss Russia, China As Policy Priorities, White House Says

US's Biden, France's Macron Discuss Russia, China As...

Moscow (Russia), June 12: US President Joe Biden has exchanged with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron on a set of...

Moon joins G-7 summit, vows financial support for global vaccine supply

Moon joins G-7 summit, vows financial support for...

Cornwall/ Britain (UK), June 13: South Korean President Moon Jae-in attended a Group of Seven (G-7) summit Saturday and unveiled...

EU still not resuming review of Hyundai Heavy-Daewoo Shipbuilding merger

EU still not resuming review of Hyundai Heavy-Daewoo...

Seoul (South Korea), June 13: The European Union's (EU) antitrust regulator has not yet resumed its review of the proposed...

New virus cases back under 500 on fewer tests, vaccinations gaining traction

New virus cases back under 500 on fewer...

Seoul (South Korea), June 13: South Korea's daily new virus cases dropped below 500 Sunday for the first time in...

World Bank grants Morocco 100-mln-USD loan to handle environmental issues

World Bank grants Morocco 100-mln-USD loan to handle...

Rabat (Morocco), June 13: The World Bank approved a loan of 100-million-U.S. dollars to Morocco to strengthen its capacity of...

Palestine sees collective recovery from COVID-19: health minister

Palestine sees collective recovery from COVID-19: health minister

Ramallah (Palestine), June 13: Palestinian Minister of Health Mai al-Kaila announced on Saturday that Palestine has recently witnessed a collective...

U.S. should stop shilly-shallying by moving decisively to sanction-lifting: Chinese envoy

U.S. should stop shilly-shallying by moving decisively to...

Vienna (Austria), June 13: The United States should stop shilly-shallying by moving decisively to complete and thorough sanction-lifting, a Chinese...

Ukrainian president, NATO secretary-general discuss Ukraine's NATO membership

Ukrainian president, NATO secretary-general discuss Ukraine's NATO membership

Kiev (Ukraine), June 13: Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Friday held a phone conversation with Secretary-General of the North Atlantic...

Egypt complains to UN of Ethiopia's unilateral measures on filling of Nile dam

Egypt complains to UN of Ethiopia's unilateral measures...

Cairo (Eygpt), June 13: The Egyptian Foreign Ministry said on Saturday that Egypt has sent a letter to the UN...

Egyptian president, Saudi crown prince discuss regional issues, bilateral ties

Egyptian president, Saudi crown prince discuss regional issues,...

Cairo (Egypt) June 12: Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi and Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman discussed on Friday regional...

54 illegal immigrants rescued off southeast Tunisia

54 illegal immigrants rescued off southeast Tunisia

Tunis (Tunisia) June 12: Tunisian navy rescued 54 illegal immigrants of different African nationalities off the country's southeast coast, the...

Pakistan's budget focuses on CPEC, SDGs for economic development, employment, poverty reduction

Pakistan's budget focuses on CPEC, SDGs for economic...

Beijing (China) June 12: The government of Pakistan here on Friday proposed its financial budget for the next fiscal year...

China condemns so-called Hong Kong report by Britain

China condemns so-called Hong Kong report by Britain

Beijing (China) June 12: China strongly condemns and firmly opposes the so-called "Six-monthly Report on Hong Kong" published by the...

Senior Chinese diplomat holds phone conversation with U.S. secretary of state

Senior Chinese diplomat holds phone conversation with U.S....

Beijing (China) June 12: Yang Jiechi, a member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central...

Xi stresses ecological conservation, high-quality development on Qinghai-Tibet Plateau

Xi stresses ecological conservation, high-quality development on Qinghai-Tibet...

Beijing (China) June 12: Chinese President Xi Jinping stressed the need to always put the people first and advance reform...

Hyundai resumes operations of local plants after quarantine steps

Hyundai resumes operations of local plants after quarantine...

Seoul (South Korea), June 11: Hyundai Motor Co. said Friday it has resumed operations at its four domestic plants following...

Moon to visit Britain for G-7 summit, travel to Austria, Spain for bilateral meetings

Moon to visit Britain for G-7 summit, travel...

Seoul (South Korea), June 11: President Moon Jae-in will leave for Britain on Friday to attend an annual Group of...