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Russian Ambassador Antonov Takes Up His Duties After Returning to Washington

Russian Ambassador Antonov Takes Up His Duties After...

Washington (US), June 21: The Russian ambassador to the US, Anatoly Antonov, has resumed his work in Washington DC after...

With Tokyo Olympics one month out, S. Korean athletes look to extend successful run

With Tokyo Olympics one month out, S. Korean...

Seoul (South Korea), June 21: With each passing day, the push by the local organizers and the International Olympic Committee...

New infections back under 400, virus fight hampered by rising variants, pandemic fatigue

New infections back under 400, virus fight hampered...

Seoul (South Korea), June 21: South Korea's new coronavirus cases fell below 400 in about a week on Monday due...

U.S. envoy hopes N. Korea will accept offer to meet 'anytime, anywhere without preconditions'

U.S. envoy hopes N. Korea will accept offer...

Seoul (South Korea), June 21: The United States has offered to meet with North Korea "anywhere, anytime without preconditions" and...

UN chief urges Ethiopian authorities to ensure voters able to cast ballots freely, peacefully

UN chief urges Ethiopian authorities to ensure voters...

United Nations, June 21: United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday urged Ethiopian authorities, political leaders, and their supporters, to...

Israel's new PM vows to toughen up approaches against Hamas

Israel's new PM vows to toughen up approaches...

Jerusalem (Isarel), June 21: Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett warned Gaza's Hamas rulers on Sunday that Israel will not tolerate...

Egyptian president, Malaysian FM discuss mutual cooperation

Egyptian president, Malaysian FM discuss mutual cooperation

Cairo (Egypt), June 21: Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi and visiting Malaysian Foreign Minister Hishammuddin Tun Hussein discussed on Sunday the...

UK reports another 9,284 coronavirus cases

UK reports another 9,284 coronavirus cases

London (UK), June 21: Britain has reported another 9,284 coronavirus cases in the latest 24-hour period, bringing the total number...

Australia's deputy PM defeated in Nationals leadership challenge

Australia's deputy PM defeated in Nationals leadership challenge

Canberra (Australia), June 21: Barnaby Joyce has defeated Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack in a contest to replace him as...

Biden to host Afghan president as U.S. withdrawal continues

Biden to host Afghan president as U.S. withdrawal...

Washington (US), June 21: U.S. President Joe Biden will host Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani and Chairman of High Council...

U.S. prepares new sanctions against Russia over Navalny

U.S. prepares new sanctions against Russia over Navalny

Washington (US), June 21: The United States is preparing additional sanctions against Russia over the alleged poisoning of Kremlin critic...

U.S. businesses urge Biden administration to remove tariffs amid rising costs, inflation concerns

U.S. businesses urge Biden administration to remove tariffs...

Washington (US), June 21: The U.S. business groups have urged the Biden administration to remove punitive tariffs on U.S. imports...

Talks to revive Iran nuclear agreement "closer to a deal": EU official

Talks to revive Iran nuclear agreement "closer to...

Vienna (Austria), June 21: Talks to revive the 2015 Iran nuclear agreement, formally known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of...

U.S. downplays impact of Iran's president-elect on nuclear deal

U.S. downplays impact of Iran's president-elect on nuclear...

Washington (US), June 21: U.S. National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan on Sunday downplayed the impact of Iran's president-elect on Tehran's...

Peru extends suspension of flights from Brazil, South Africa, India

Peru extends suspension of flights from Brazil, South...

Lima (Peru), June 20: Peru has extended the suspension of commercial flights from South Africa, Brazil and India until July...

Iran Nuclear Talks to Resume in Vienna on Sunday

Iran Nuclear Talks to Resume in Vienna on...

Brussels (Belgium), June 20: The Joint Commission of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) will resume the negotiations in...

Putin Says Russia Continues Working on New Vaccines, Medication for Treating COVID-19

Putin Says Russia Continues Working on New Vaccines,...

Moscow (Russia), June 20: Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated medical workers and veterans of the Russian healthcare system on Medical...

Qatari Emir Hopes For Development of Relations With Iran Under Raisi's Presidency

Qatari Emir Hopes For Development of Relations With...

Doha (Qatar), June 20: The Qatari emir, Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, has congratulated Ebrahim Raisi on winning the presidential...

US State Department Questions Fairness of Iranian Elections After Raisi's Victory

US State Department Questions Fairness of Iranian Elections...

Washington (US), June 20: The US State Department claims that the presidential election in Iran was not a fair one,...

N.K. leader vows to overcome difficulties as he concludes key party meeting: state media

N.K. leader vows to overcome difficulties as he...

Seoul (South Korea), June 20: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un vowed to break through difficulties facing the country as he...

New virus cases under 500, S. Korea set to unveil new social distancing scheme

New virus cases under 500, S. Korea set...

Seoul (South Korea), June 20: South Korea's new coronavirus cases stayed below 500 for the second consecutive day Sunday due...

UN, partners raise 3.7 bln USD for COVID-19 relief in 2020

UN, partners raise 3.7 bln USD for COVID-19...

United Nations, June 20: The United Nations said on Friday that 3.7 billion U.S. dollars was raised with partners on...

U.S. fails to recognize its own human rights' violations, says senior UN advisor

U.S. fails to recognize its own human rights'...

Washingtonn (US), June 20: The United States, instead of recognizing its own violations of human rights, criticizes other countries with...

UN chief urges Ethiopian authorities to ensure voters able to cast ballots freely, peacefully

UN chief urges Ethiopian authorities to ensure voters...

United Nations, June 20: United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday urged Ethiopian authorities, political leaders, and their supporters, to...

Iraqi president congratulates Raisi on election win

Iraqi president congratulates Raisi on election win

Baghdad (Iraq), June 20: Iraqi President Barham Salih on Saturday sent a congratulatory message to Ebrahim Raisi on his win...

Biden to host Israeli president on June 28

Biden to host Israeli president on June 28

Washington (US), June 20: U.S. President Joe Biden will host Israeli President Reuven Rivlin at the White House on June...

UK reports over 10,000 COVID cases for third consecutive day on Saturday

UK reports over 10,000 COVID cases for third...

London (UK), June 20: Britain reported more than 10,000 coronavirus cases for a third consecutive day on Saturday as there...