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Iranian president criticizes U.S. for blocking Iran's access to vaccines

Iranian president criticizes U.S. for blocking Iran's access...

Tehran (Iran), April 9: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Thursday accused the United States of blocking Iran's access to 10...

"No doubt COVID-19 vaccination targets will be met": Italian PM

"No doubt COVID-19 vaccination targets will be met":...

Rome (Italy), April 9: Italy will be able to meet the targets planned for the ongoing COVID-19 vaccination campaign, Prime...

Brazil tops 340,000 total COVID-19 deaths

Brazil tops 340,000 total COVID-19 deaths

Sao Paulo (Brazil), April 8: Brazil reported on Wednesday 3,829 COVID-19 deaths in the last 24 hours, bringing its total...

S.Korea's ruling party suffers defeat in mayoral by-elections

S.Korea's ruling party suffers defeat in mayoral by-elections

Seoul (South Korea), April 8: South Korea's ruling Democratic Party suffered a crushing defeat in the by-elections for new mayors...

N. Korea calls on 'cell secretaries' not to overlook misconduct of members

N. Korea calls on 'cell secretaries' not to...

Seoul (South Korea), April 8: North Korea urged the grassroots leaders of the ruling Workers' Party not to overlook "wrong...

S. Korea suspends AstraZeneca vaccination programs due to concerns over blood clots

S. Korea suspends AstraZeneca vaccination programs due to...

Seoul (South Korea), April 8: South Korea decided Wednesday to suspend a AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccination program for people younger than...

New virus cases most in 3 months amid looming vaccine rollout hiccup

New virus cases most in 3 months amid...

Seoul (South Korea), April 8: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases hit the highest in three months Thursday amid rising...

Moon takes election rout as 'reprimand' from the public, Cheong Wa Dae says

Moon takes election rout as 'reprimand' from the...

Seoul (South Korea), April 8: After his Democratic Party (DP) suffered an election rout, President Moon Jae-in stated Thursday that...

Under-30s in Britain to be offered alternative to AstraZeneca vaccine: regulator

Under-30s in Britain to be offered alternative to...

London (Britain), April 8: Britons aged 18-29 will be offered an alternative to the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine amid concerns over its...

Canadian Court Rejects Ex-Nazi Oberlander's Bid to Stay Deportation Proceedings - Ruling

Canadian Court Rejects Ex-Nazi Oberlander's Bid to Stay...

Toronto (Canada), April 7: A Canadian federal judge on Tuesday dismissed former Nazi death squad member Helmut Oberlander's bid to...

Oxford Reportedly Suspends Dosing in Trial of AstraZeneca COVID Vaccine in Children, Teenagers

Oxford Reportedly Suspends Dosing in Trial of AstraZeneca...

Moscow (Russia), April 7: The University of Oxford announced that it has suspended administering doses of the vaccine against the...

Russian Ambassador Antonov's Return to US Unlikely to Happen Soon - Foreign Ministry

Russian Ambassador Antonov's Return to US Unlikely to...

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Russian ambassador to the United States, Anatoly Antonov, will most likely not return to Washington in...

Oman reports 1,208 new COVID-19 cases, 165,482 in total

Oman reports 1,208 new COVID-19 cases, 165,482 in...

Muscat (Oman), April 7: The Omani health ministry on Tuesday announced 1,208 new COVID-19 infections, raising the total number of...

LG Electronics expects best-ever quarterly earnings in Q1

LG Electronics expects best-ever quarterly earnings in Q1

Seoul (South Korea), April 7: LG Electronics Inc. on Wednesday expected its best-ever quarterly performance in the first quarter as...

N. Korea moves submersible missile test stand barge: U.S. think tank

N. Korea moves submersible missile test stand barge:...

Seoul (South Korea), April 7: North Korea has moved a submersible missile test stand barge at a shipyard on its...

New virus cases most since early Jan., another wave of pandemic looming

New virus cases most since early Jan., another...

Seoul (South Korea), April 7: South Korea reported the most new coronavirus cases since early January on Wednesday as sporadic...

Sudan says Nile dam talks end without progress due to "Ethiopian obstinacy"

Sudan says Nile dam talks end without progress...

Khartoum (Sudan), April 7: Sudan on Tuesday blamed the lack of progress during the new round of talks over the...

UN calls for compromise, cooperation over Nile dam

UN calls for compromise, cooperation over Nile dam

United Nations, April 7: The United Nations on Tuesday called for compromise and cooperation in order to reach an agreement...

Biden announces all U.S. adults eligible for COVID-19 vaccine by April 19

Biden announces all U.S. adults eligible for COVID-19...

Washington (US), April 7: U.S. President Joe Biden announced Tuesday that all American adults will be eligible for COVID-19 vaccine...

Libya, Greece PMs discuss improving bilateral relations

Libya, Greece PMs discuss improving bilateral relations

Tripoli (Libya), April 7: Libya's Prime Minister Abdul Hamid Dbeibah on Tuesday met with his Greek counterpart Kyriakos Mitsotakis in...

Brazil's COVID-19 cases exceed 13 mln

Brazil's COVID-19 cases exceed 13 mln

Sao Paulo (Brazil), April 6: Brazil reported on Monday 28,645 new COVID-19 infections and 1,319 deaths in the past 24...

Chile's health system at capacity limit, warns president

Chile's health system at capacity limit, warns president

Santiago (Chile), April 6: Chilean President Sebastian Pinera said on Monday that the country's health system is at its capacity...

Poland wants more investment from S. Korea: finance minister

Poland wants more investment from S. Korea: finance...

Seoul (South Korea), April 6: Poland sees South Korea as its major economic partner and wants to further boost bilateral...

Putin Signs Laws Against Insulting War Veterans, Rehabilitating Nazism

Putin Signs Laws Against Insulting War Veterans, Rehabilitating...

Moscow (Russia), April 6: Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a set of laws that toughen criminal and administrative penalties...

Russia's Prigozhin Ready to Help Navalny Crack Down on Abusers of His YouTube Channel

Russia's Prigozhin Ready to Help Navalny Crack Down...

Moscow (Russia), April 6: Lawyers of Russian businessman Yevgeny Prigozhin are willing to help opposition figure Alexei Navalny bring to...

New virus cases in 400s for 2nd day, upticks worrisome amid spring break

New virus cases in 400s for 2nd day,...

Seoul (South Korea), April 6:South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases stayed in the 400s for the second day Tuesday amid...

Parties scramble for last-minute campaigns on eve of by-elections

Parties scramble for last-minute campaigns on eve of...

Seoul (South Korea), April 6: the eve of the April 7 Seoul and Busan mayoral by-elections, rival parties scrambled...