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Moon to hold online summit meeting with Uzbek president

Moon to hold online summit meeting with Uzbek...

SEOUL, Jan. 27 (Yonhap) -- President Moon Jae-in will hold a summit meeting with the president of Uzbekistan via video...

Japan confirms 3,852 new COVID-19 cases

Japan confirms 3,852 new COVID-19 cases

Tokya (Japan), January 27: Japan on Tuesday confirmed 3,852 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the nation's cumulative total of infections to...

JCS chief, EU ambassador vow to strengthen military cooperation

JCS chief, EU ambassador vow to strengthen military...

Seoul (South Korea), January 27: Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) Chairman Gen. Won In-choul met with the European Union's (EU)...

UN report accuses Yemen government of money laundering, Houthis of diverting state revenue

UN report accuses Yemen government of money laundering,...

Washington (United States), January 27: The government of Yemen implemented a sophisticated money laundering scheme and was involved in corruption,...

China, Pakistan launch online agro-industrial platform to boost cooperation

China, Pakistan launch online agro-industrial platform to boost...

Islamabad (Pakistan), January 27: China and Pakistan on Tuesday launched an online platform to collect and display information and achievements...

Israeli minister makes historic official visit to Sudan

Israeli minister makes historic official visit to Sudan

Jerusalem (Israel), January 27: Israel said on Tuesday that an Israeli ministerial delegation arrived quietly in Sudan's capital Khartoum, marking...

Iran calls on U.S. to end banking sanctions for COVID-19 fight

Iran calls on U.S. to end banking sanctions...

Tehran (Iran), January 26: Iran expects the United States to "quickly" lift sanctions on the Iranian banking sector, so...

Jordan voices appreciation to Gulf states' support

Jordan voices appreciation to Gulf states' support

Amman (Jordan), January 26: Jordan on Tuesday voiced appreciation to the Gulf states' support to the country and expressed keenness...

N.K. paper stresses importance of admitting flaws along path to economic progress

N.K. paper stresses importance of admitting flaws along...

Seoul (South Korea), January 27: North Korea's official newspaper on Wednesday stressed the importance of admitting flaws and fixing them...

Iran should comply with 2015 nuclear deal if it wants US to rejoin it, French presidency says

Iran should comply with 2015 nuclear deal if...

Moscow (Russia), January 27: Tehran should desist from any provocative acts and implement its commitments under the Joint Comprehensive Plan...

FM, Blinken agree in phone talks that N.K. nuke issue urgent matter for Biden administration

FM, Blinken agree in phone talks that N.K....

Seoul (South Korea), January 27: Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha and new U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken agreed Wednesday that...

Majority of Canadians favor moving past keystone XL decision onto other US issues - Poll

Majority of Canadians favor moving past keystone XL...

Toronto (Canada), January 27: A majority of Canadians are in favor of moving past the US decision to cancel the...

Global COVID-19 cases surpass 100 mln -- Johns Hopkins University

Global COVID-19 cases surpass 100 mln -- Johns...

New York (United States), January 27: Global COVID-19 cases surpassed 100 million on Tuesday, according to the Center for Systems...

EU foreign policy chief to visit Russia in February

EU foreign policy chief to visit Russia in...

Moscow (Russia), January 26: High Representative of the European Union (EU) for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell will...

Sri Lanka re-opens schools in Western Province for higher grades

Sri Lanka re-opens schools in Western Province for...

Colombo (Sri Lanka), January 26: Sri Lankan authorities on Monday re-opened schools in the Western Province for senior grades after...

The E3 Decry Attempted Air Attacks on Saudi Arabia's Capital Over Weekend

The E3 Decry Attempted Air Attacks on Saudi...

Moscow (Russia) January 26: France, the United Kingdom, and Germany on Monday denounced the weekend attempts to launch drone or...

Military deployed in Lebanon's Tripoli after protesters throw stones at city hall

Military deployed in Lebanon's Tripoli after protesters throw...

Beirut (Lebanon), January 26: Lebanon's army is now in control of the center of the country's second-largest city, Tripoli, after...

S. Korea completes deployment of K-14 sniper rifle, observation device

S. Korea completes deployment of K-14 sniper rifle,...

Seoul (South Korea), January 26: South Korea has completed the deployment of K-14 sniper rifles and its observation device at...

Preparatory session for 13th CPV National Congress to adopt agenda

Preparatory session for 13th CPV National Congress to...

Hanoi (Vietnam), January 26: Delegates to the 13th National Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) attended a preparatory...

Greece, France sign Rafale jet deal worth 2.5 bln euros

Greece, France sign Rafale jet deal worth 2.5...

Athens (Greece), January 25: Greece signed a contract with France on Monday for the purchase of 18 French-made Rafale fighter...

Iran says to stop IAEA additional protocol inspections if nuke parties not implement commitments

Iran says to stop IAEA additional protocol inspections...

Tehran (Iran), January 26: The Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman said Monday that if the parties to the Joint Comprehensive Plan...

U.S. Senate confirms Yellen as first female treasury secretary

U.S. Senate confirms Yellen as first female treasury...

Washington (United States), January 26: The U.S. Senate on Monday voted to approve President Joe Biden's nomination of former Federal...

UN chief urges donor countries, banks to increase finance for climate change adaptation

UN chief urges donor countries, banks to increase...

Washington (United States), January 26: United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday urged donor countries and banks to significantly increase...

Nation on alert as coronavirus cases linked to unauthorized school reported in other regions

Nation on alert as coronavirus cases linked to...

Seoul (South Korea), January 26:State and local health authorities on Tuesday were cautiously tracing and monitoring the development of a...

IS ambush kills 3 soldiers in E Syria

IS ambush kills 3 soldiers in E Syria

Damascus (Syria), January 25: Three Syrian soldiers were killed in an ambush by the Islamic State (IS) group in eastern...

Israel says opens embassy in UAE

Israel says opens embassy in UAE

Jerusalem (Israel), January 25: Israel on Sunday announced it had opened its embassy in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), following...

Arab League welcomes Libyan parties' agreement on unifying institutions, sovereign positions

Arab League welcomes Libyan parties' agreement on unifying...

Cairo (Egypt), January 25: The Arab League (AL) welcomed on Sunday the understandings reached by the two parties of the...