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Russia Has Nothing to Do With Criticism of Western Vaccines Against COVID-19, Kremlin Says

Russia Has Nothing to Do With Criticism of...

Moscow (Russia), March 8: Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov has refuted media claims that Russia is allegedly involved in a coronavirus...

New virus cases under 400 on less testing; potential resurgence still worrisome

New virus cases under 400 on less testing;...

Seoul (South Korea), March 8: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases fell back below 400 on Monday apparently due to...

Yoon Seok-youl's support rate shoots up to 32.4 pct after resignation: poll

Yoon Seok-youl's support rate shoots up to 32.4...

Seoul (South Korea), March 8: Public support for Yoon Seok-youl has bounced back sharply, following his resignation from the post...

Defense cost-sharing deal signals tighter, more stable S. Korea-U.S. alliance

Defense cost-sharing deal signals tighter, more stable S....

Seoul (South Korea), March 8: This week's conclusion of defense cost-sharing talks between South Korea and the United States put...

U.S. Senate passes 1.9-trln-USD relief bill after marathon overnight session

U.S. Senate passes 1.9-trln-USD relief bill after marathon...

Washington (US), March 7: The evenly split U.S. Senate on Saturday narrowly passed a 1.9-trillion-U.S.-dollar COVID-19 relief bill after a...

Brazil registers 1,555 deaths from COVID-19 in 24 hours

Brazil registers 1,555 deaths from COVID-19 in 24...

Sao Paulo (Brazil), March 7: Brazil has registered 1,555 new deaths from COVID-19, bringing the nationwide death toll to 264,325,...

Turkey confirms 11,770 new COVID-19 cases

Turkey confirms 11,770 new COVID-19 cases

Ankara (Turkey), March 7: Turkey on Saturday reported 11,770 new COVID-19 cases, including 702 symptomatic patients, as the total number...

Iraq, Iran call for enhancing regional security, stability

Iraq, Iran call for enhancing regional security, stability

Baghdad (Iraq), March 7: Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Saturday called for enhancing security...

Paraguay's President Announces Major Cabinet Changes Amid Protests

Paraguay's President Announces Major Cabinet Changes Amid Protests

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Paraguay's President Mario Abdo Benitez has started a cabinet reshuffle amid anti-government protests in the country.

US Climate Envoy to Visit London, Brussels, Paris Next Week

US Climate Envoy to Visit London, Brussels, Paris...

Moscow (Russia), March 7: US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry will head to Europe on Monday, ahead...

Israel approves 3rd-phase exit from full lockdown

Israel approves 3rd-phase exit from full lockdown

Jerusalem (Israel), March 7: The Israeli cabinet on Saturday approved the third phase of the exit plan from the full...

Nigerian president gets COVID-19 vaccine jab

Nigerian president gets COVID-19 vaccine jab

Abuja (Nigeria), March 7: Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, together with his deputy, Yemi Osinbajo, received first doses of the AstraZeneca...

UN chief condemns terrorist attack in Somalia

UN chief condemns terrorist attack in Somalia

United Nations, March 7: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday strongly condemned Friday's deadly terrorist attack in the Somali capital...

UN chief calls for inclusive justice for all to address inequality

UN chief calls for inclusive justice for all...

United Nations, March 7: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday called for an inclusive justice system that is intolerant of...

New virus cases above 400 for 2nd day on cluster infections

New virus cases above 400 for 2nd day...

Seoul (South Korea), March 7: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases stayed above 400 for a second straight day on...

N.K. leader calls on local party officials to bring 'clear changes' for the people

N.K. leader calls on local party officials to...

Seoul (South Korea), March 7: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un urged local party officials to achieve "clear changes and successes"...

S. Korea, U.S. to kick off scaled-back combined exercise this week: JCS

S. Korea, U.S. to kick off scaled-back combined...

Seoul (South Korea), March 7: South Korea and the United States will stage a major springtime combined military exercise starting...

Portuguese divided on vaccination passport in Europe

Portuguese divided on vaccination passport in Europe

Lisbon (Portugal), March 7: Opinions are divided among Portuguese people when it comes to the creation of a European vaccine...

Venezuelan Armed Forces launch military drills to bolster nation's defense

Venezuelan Armed Forces launch military drills to bolster...

Caracas (Venezuela), March 6: The Chief of Staff of the Strategic Operational Command of the Bolivarian National Armed Forces (FANB)...

France sees 23,507 COVID-19 infections, 439 deaths in 24 hours

France sees 23,507 COVID-19 infections, 439 deaths in...

Paris (France), March 6: The number of people who tested positive for COVID-19 in France increased by 23,507 in the...

Mystery person infected with COVID "variant of concern" found in UK: health secretary

Mystery person infected with COVID "variant of concern"...

London (UK), March 6: British Health Secretary Matt Hancock confirmed Friday that the mystery person infected with the coronavirus "variant...

Russia's 'Open Skies' Plane inspects camouflage of military facilities in crimea, source says

Russia's 'Open Skies' Plane inspects camouflage of military...

Moscow (Russia), March 6: A Russian Tu-214ON plane designed for carrying out reconnaissance missions under the Open Skies Treaty has...

UN calls for greater humanitarian access in Ethiopia's Tigray

UN calls for greater humanitarian access in Ethiopia's...

United Nations, March 6: There is a need for greater access in the Tigray region of Ethiopia to reach large...

WHO warns of "mass trauma" caused by COVID-19 pandemic

WHO warns of "mass trauma" caused by COVID-19...

Geneva (Switzerland), March 6: World Health Organization (WHO) officials said on Friday that the COVID-19 pandemic has caused more "mass...

Blinken Speaks to Armenian Prime Minister Pashinyan About Rule of Law, Karabakh Settlement

Blinken Speaks to Armenian Prime Minister Pashinyan About...

Washington (US), March 6: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken spoke to Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan about the importance...

NASA's Perseverance rover performs first drive on Mars

NASA's Perseverance rover performs first drive on Mars

Washington (US), March 6: NASA's Mars 2020 Perseverance rover performed its first drive on Mars on Thursday, covering 6.5 meters...

Biden agrees war power authority to be updated: White House

Biden agrees war power authority to be updated:...

Washington (US), March 6: U.S. President Joe Biden agreed that authorizations for the use of military force (AUMF) that justify...