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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)...

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...

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...

Moon calls for release of Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi, condemns crackdown on protests

Moon calls for release of Myanmar's Aung San...

Seoul (South Korea), March 6: South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Saturday condemned the violent crackdown on protests in Myanmar...

UN chief appoints U.S. diplomat as assistant secretary-general for General Assembly and Conference Management

UN chief appoints U.S. diplomat as assistant secretary-general...

New York (USA) Mar 5: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday appointed Cherith Norman Chalet of the United States as...

UN receives new letter concerning position of Myanmar's permanent representative

UN receives new letter concerning position of Myanmar's...

New York (USA) Mar 5: The United Nations has received new communication from Myanmar's UN Mission concerning the position of...

U.S. adds Myanmar ministries, commercial entities to blacklist

U.S. adds Myanmar ministries, commercial entities to blacklist

Washington DC (USA) Mar 5: The U.S. Department of Commerce on Thursday added Myanmar's Ministry of Defense, Ministry of Home...

U.S. weekly jobless claims rise to 745,000

U.S. weekly jobless claims rise to 745,000

Washington DC (USA) Mar 5: Initial jobless claims last week in the United States rose to 745,000, indicating stalled recovery...

Cambodia further postpones 13th ASEM Summit to last quarter of 2021 due to COVID-19

Cambodia further postpones 13th ASEM Summit to last...

Phnom Penh (Cambodia) Mar 5: Cambodia, the host of the 13th ASEM Summit (ASEM13), has decided to further postpone the...

U.S. Senate confirms Biden's pick Cecilia Rouse to lead White House Economic Council

U.S. Senate confirms Biden's pick Cecilia Rouse to...

Washington (US), March 3: U.S. Senate on Tuesday voted overwhelmingly to confirm Cecilia Rouse, a Princeton University economist, to lead...

Donald Trump received coronavirus vaccine before leaving White House: media

Donald Trump received coronavirus vaccine before leaving White...

Washington (US), March 2: Both former U.S. President Donald Trump and his wife Melania Trump received coronavirus vaccine in private...

State Department says strong trilateral relationships among S. Korea, U.S., Japan enhance regional peace

State Department says strong trilateral relationships among S....

Washington (US), March 2: "Strong, close" relationships among South Korea, the United States and Japan advance their shared goals of...

IMF chief calls for strong G20 policies to counter "dangerous divergence"

IMF chief calls for strong G20 policies to...

Washington (US), February 27: International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva on Friday called for "strong and determined action"...

Argentine health minister tests positive for COVID-19

Argentine health minister tests positive for COVID-19

Buenos Aires (Argentina), February 27: Argentine Health Minister Carla Vizzotti on Friday said she had tested positive for COVID-19 and...

Biden warns Iran to "be careful" after U.S. airstrikes

Biden warns Iran to "be careful" after U.S....

Washington (US), February 27: U.S. President Joe Biden on Friday warned Iran to "be careful" when asked what message he...

UN Security Council demands COVID-19 vaccine ceasefires

UN Security Council demands COVID-19 vaccine ceasefires

United Nations, February 27: The UN Security Council on Friday unanimously passed a resolution calling on all member states to...

Canada will Review US Khashoggi report, wants full Saudi inquiry into murder

Canada will Review US Khashoggi report, wants full...

Toronto (Canada), February 27: Canada will review the US intelligence report on the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at the...

Russian Embassy in Canada denounces Ottawa's attempts to question status of Crimea

Russian Embassy in Canada denounces Ottawa's attempts to...

Toronto (Canada), February 27: The Russian Embassy in Canada denounced as "clear interference" in Russia's internal affairs the refusal by...

California tops 50,000 COVID-19 deaths

California tops 50,000 COVID-19 deaths

California (USA) Feb 26: The California authority reported Thursday that the United States' most populous state had 50,991 deaths from...

U.S. records nearly 2,000 coronavirus variants infections as new variant detected in New York

U.S. records nearly 2,000 coronavirus variants infections as...

Washington DC (USA) Feb 26: Nearly 2,000 infection cases of coronavirus variants have been reported in the United States, according...

U.S. strikes Iranian-backed militia targets in Syria: Pentagon

U.S. strikes Iranian-backed militia targets in Syria: Pentagon

Washington DC (USA) Feb 26: The Pentagon confirmed on Thursday that the U.S. military had conducted airstrikes against infrastructure utilized...

U.S. House passes legislation advocating for LGBTQ rights

U.S. House passes legislation advocating for LGBTQ rights

Washington DC (USA) Feb 26: The U.S. House on Thursday voted to pass an act that will prohibit discrimination based...

UN Chief to convene 5+1 meeting on Cyprus in Geneva April 27-29

UN Chief to convene 5+1 meeting on Cyprus...

United Nations, February 25: UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres will convene an informal five-plus-one meeting on the Cyprus issue in...

US Border Patrol says large groups of illegal migrants coming to southern border

US Border Patrol says large groups of illegal...

Washington (US), February 25: US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) said agents operating in region of the Rio Grande Valley...

Biden revokes Trump-era visa ban affecting many green card applicants

Biden revokes Trump-era visa ban affecting many green...

Washington (US), February 25: U.S. President Joe Biden on Wednesday revoked an executive action by his predecessor banning legal immigration...