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U.S., S. Korea share many interests in Indo-Pacific: State Dept. Spokesman

U.S., S. Korea share many interests in Indo-Pacific:...

Washington (US), March 10: South Korea shares many common interests with the United States in the Indo-Pacific, including the nuclear...

PM calls for close cooperation between police, prosecution in LH probe

PM calls for close cooperation between police, prosecution...

Seoul (South Korea), March 10: Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun instructed the police and prosecution on Wednesday to work closely together...

WHO says it did sound "highest level of alarm" for novel coronavirus in January 2020

WHO says it did sound "highest level of...

Geneva (Switzerland), March 9: Almost one year since the coronavirus outbreak was declared a global "pandemic", the World Health Organization...

UN calls for Libyan women's engagement in decision-making process

UN calls for Libyan women's engagement in decision-making...

Tripoli (Libya), March 9: The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) on Monday urged the Libyan authorities to fully...

Argentine president calls for end to gender inequality

Argentine president calls for end to gender inequality

Buenos Aires (Argentina), March 9: Argentine President Alberto Fernandez on Monday called on the country's governors to make a commitment...

UNICEF, France grant 2.37 mln USD to rebuild Lebanon's hospital damaged in blasts

UNICEF, France grant 2.37 mln USD to rebuild...

Beirut (Lebanon), March 9: The United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) signed on Monday in partnership with the French...

Biden signs executive orders on gender equity to mark International Women's Day

Biden signs executive orders on gender equity to...

Washington (US), March 9: Marking the International Women's Day, U.S. President Joe Biden signed two executive orders aimed to promote...

U.S. Republican party defends right to use Trump's name for fundraising

U.S. Republican party defends right to use Trump's...

Washington (US), March 9: The Republican National Committee (RNC) on Monday defended its right to use former President Donald Trump...

U.S. grants temporary protected status to Venezuelans in U.S.

U.S. grants temporary protected status to Venezuelans in...

Washington (US), March 9: The U.S. government would grant temporary protected status (TPS) to Venezuelans already staying in the United...

Russian Sputnik V Vaccine Developers Demand Apology From EMA's Christa Wirthumer-Hoche

Russian Sputnik V Vaccine Developers Demand Apology From...

Moscow (Russia), March 9: Developers of the Russian Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine are demanding an apology from Christa Wirthumer-Hoche, the...

Bolsonaro Says After Lula's Political Rights Restored That People Don't Want Him President

Bolsonaro Says After Lula's Political Rights Restored That...

Moscow (Russia), March 9: Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro claimed that citizens in the country are against the idea of former...

S. Korea, U.S. supposed to stage joint outdoor drills throughout year: defense ministry

S. Korea, U.S. supposed to stage joint outdoor...

Seoul (South Korea), March 9: South Korea and the United States are supposed to stage combined outdoor military drills throughout...

U.S. reaches consensus on new 'six-year' SMA with S. Korea: State Dept. Spokesman

U.S. reaches consensus on new 'six-year' SMA with...

Washington (US), March 9: The new defense cost-sharing agreement between South Korea and the United States will be effective for...

Police raid LH headquarters over land speculation scandal

Police raid LH headquarters over land speculation scandal

Seoul (South Korea), March 9: Police on Tuesday launched a raid on the headquarters of the state housing corporation over...

Colombia reports 3,411 new COVID-19 cases

Colombia reports 3,411 new COVID-19 cases

Bogota (Colombia), March 8: Colombia registered 3,411 new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, taking its nationwide tally to...

Brazil's COVID-19 cases exceed 11 mln

Brazil's COVID-19 cases exceed 11 mln

Sao Paulo (Brazil), March 8: Brazil reported an accumulative 11,019,344 COVID-19 cases as of Sunday amid a second wave of...

COVID-19 worsened gender inequalities in Africa: WHO

COVID-19 worsened gender inequalities in Africa: WHO

Nairobi (Kenya), March 8: COVID-19 is exacerbating inequities associated with gender in several key spheres of life and development, Matshidiso...

Blinken pushes UN-led peace conference in letter to Afghan president: report

Blinken pushes UN-led peace conference in letter to...

Washington (US), March 8: U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken proposed a United Nations-led peace conference on the Afghan issue...

New Zealand purchases enough COVID-19 vaccines for whole country: PM

New Zealand purchases enough COVID-19 vaccines for whole...

Wellington (New Zealand), March 8: The government has guaranteed that every New Zealander will have access to the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine,...

Putin Thanks Women, Particularly Healthcare Workers, on International Women's Day

Putin Thanks Women, Particularly Healthcare Workers, on International...

Moscow (Russia), March 8: Russian President Vladimir Putin has congratulated women with International Women's Day, celebrated on March 8, emphasizing

Russian Cosmonauts wish love, happiness to women on International Women's Day

Russian Cosmonauts wish love, happiness to women on...

Moscow (Russia), March 8: Russian cosmonauts Sergey Kud-Sverchkov and Sergey Ryzhikov have congratulated women with International Women's Day via a...

Maduro says feeling well after getting Sputnik V vaccine shot

Maduro says feeling well after getting Sputnik V...

Buenos Aires (Argentina), March 8: Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro says he is feeling fine after getting a shot of the...

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...