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Kremlin says U.S. military aid to Ukraine potentially "very dangerous"

Kremlin says U.S. military aid to Ukraine potentially...

Moscow (Russia), September 3 : The Kremlin said on Thursday that U.S. plans to provide military assistance to Ukraine could...

U.S. Democratic senator voices opposition against 3.5 trln USD spending package

U.S. Democratic senator voices opposition against 3.5 trln...

Washington (US), September 3: U.S. Democratic senator Joe Manchin on Thursday expressed opposition against a 3.5-trillion-U.S. dollar spending package that...

UN Humanitarian Air Service resumes flights in Afghanistan

UN Humanitarian Air Service resumes flights in Afghanistan

United Nations, September 3: The UN Humanitarian Air Service (UNHAS), operated by the World Food Programme (WFP), is resuming flights...

Afghanistan shows deficiency in EU's strategic autonomy comes with price: top diplomat

Afghanistan shows deficiency in EU's strategic autonomy comes...

Brussels (Belgium), September 3: The European Union (EU) should combine its forces and strengthen, including capacity and will to act...

Ida-driven rain, flooding claim over 40 lives in U.S. Northeast

Ida-driven rain, flooding claim over 40 lives in...

Washington (US), September 3: Torrential rains, floods and tornadoes from storm Ida remnants claimed more than 40 lives across the...

Britain welcomes Libya's approval of Paris Agreement

Britain welcomes Libya's approval of Paris Agreement

Tripoli ( Libya) , September 2: The British embassy in Libya on Wednesday welcomed the decision of the Libyan House...

Mongolia logs record daily high of 3,805 COVID-19 cases

Mongolia logs record daily high of 3,805 COVID-19...

Ulan Bator (Mongolia), September 2 : Mongolia recorded the highest daily count of 3,805 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases over...

Afghan withdrawal exposes weakness in UK's ties with Western allies: lawmaker

Afghan withdrawal exposes weakness in UK's ties with...

London (UK), September 2 : A British lawmaker on Wednesday blasted the withdrawal of British troops from Afghanistan, saying it...

South African President invites investors to explore business opportunities

South African President invites investors to explore business...

Johannesburg (South Africa), September 2 : South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Wednesday invited investors to explore vast business...

Feature: A dream come true for Chinese Paralympian Zhu Dening

Feature: A dream come true for Chinese Paralympian...

Tokyo (Japan), September 1: One gold, one silver and a new world record. That's the performance Zhu Dening managed...

Ireland to lift most COVID-19 restrictions

Ireland to lift most COVID-19 restrictions

Dublin (Ireland), September 1: The Irish government has endorsed a plan to lift the majority of the current COVID-19 restrictions...

S.Korean banks' capital adequacy ratio rises in Q2

S.Korean banks' capital adequacy ratio rises in Q2

Seoul (South Korea), September 1: South Korean banks' capital adequacy ratio kept rising for the fourth consecutive quarter in the...

Iran says U.S. presence brought destruction to Afghanistan

Iran says U.S. presence brought destruction to Afghanistan

Tehran (Iran), September 1: Iran's spokesman for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Tuesday that two decades of U.S. "occupation"...

U.S. economic recovery slows amid spread of Delta variant: economist

U.S. economic recovery slows amid spread of Delta...

Washington (US), September 1: U.S. economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic is slowing due to the spread of the Delta...

EU ministers vow to cooperate with UN on Afghanistan amid fears of illegal migration

EU ministers vow to cooperate with UN on...

Brussels (Belgium), September 1: Senior officials from European Union (EU) member states on Tuesday pledged coordination with the United Nations...

Malaysia celebrates 64th anniversary of independence

Malaysia celebrates 64th anniversary of independence

Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), August 31: Malaysia marked the 64th anniversary of its independence on Tuesday, with a scaled-back celebration...

EU removes U.S. from safe travel list due to COVID-19 surge

EU removes U.S. from safe travel list due...

Brussels ( Belgium), August 31: The Council of the European Union (EU) on Monday recommended that member states of the...

Taliban welcomes U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan

Taliban welcomes U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan

Kabul (Afganistan), August 31: The Taliban welcomed the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan shortly after the U.S. Central Command announced that...

U.S. general says withdrawal from Afghanistan completed

U.S. general says withdrawal from Afghanistan completed

Washington (US), August 31: The U.S. Central Command announced Monday that the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan has completed,...

Biden Says Hurricane Ida Likely to Be 'Immense,' Promises to Allocate Full Federal Aid

Biden Says Hurricane Ida Likely to Be 'Immense,'...

Washington (US), August 29: US President Joe Biden has warned that Hurricane Ida will be a major life-threatening storm and...

New cases under 1,500, social distancing expected to be extended ahead of Chuseok

New cases under 1,500, social distancing expected to...

Seoul (South Korea), August 29: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases fell below 1,500 on Monday due to fewer tests...

S. Korea kicks off 7th round of free trade talks with Mercosur

S. Korea kicks off 7th round of free...

Seoul (South Korea), August 29: South Korea said Monday it has launched a new round of negotiations to clinch a...

Former IOC president Jacques Rogge passes away at 79

Former IOC president Jacques Rogge passes away at...

Geneva (Switzerland), August 29: Former International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Jacques Rogge has passed away at the age of 79,...

IMF chief economist says emerging markets cannot afford repeat of "taper tantrum"

IMF chief economist says emerging markets cannot afford...

Washington (US), August 29: Gita Gopinath, chief economist of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), has warned that emerging markets cannot...

Syrian president discusses economic cooperation with Iran FM

Syrian president discusses economic cooperation with Iran FM

Damascus (Syria), August 29: Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Sunday discussed economic cooperation with visiting Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir...

UK records another 33,196 coronavirus cases

UK records another 33,196 coronavirus cases

London (UK), August 29: Another 33,196 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus...

U.S. carries out airstrike targeting suspected ISIS-K vehicle in Kabul

U.S. carries out airstrike targeting suspected ISIS-K vehicle...

Washington (US), August 29: U.S. Central Command said on Sunday that U.S. military forces carried out an airstrike in Kabul...