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Argentina urges G20 to bolster cooperation, solidarity amid pandemic

Argentina urges G20 to bolster cooperation, solidarity amid...

Buenos Aires (Argentina), September 7: Argentine Health Minister Carla Vizzotti on Monday called on members of the Group of...

Ethiopia receives 108,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses from AVAT mechanism

Ethiopia receives 108,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses from AVAT...

Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), September 7: Ethiopia on Monday received the first shipment of 108,000 Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine doses...

Australian PM criticized over interstate travel exemption amid COVID-19 lockdowns

Australian PM criticized over interstate travel exemption amid...

Canberra (Australia), September 7: Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has defended his decision to travel to Sydney despite current COVID-19...

WHO chief urges joint efforts to prevent future COVID-19-like pandemic

WHO chief urges joint efforts to prevent future...

Kathmandu (Nepal), September 7: World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus on Monday called for countries to work together...

UN urges immediate climate action to cool "season of fire and floods" worldwide

UN urges immediate climate action to cool "season...

United Nations, September 7: With extreme weather events increasingly impacting countries across the world, the United Nations (UN) on Monday...

Iran's new gov't elaborates on approach towards nuclear talks

Iran's new gov't elaborates on approach towards nuclear...

Tehran (Iran), September 7: Since the formation of a new administration, Tehran has expressed willingness to continue nuclear negotiations, but...

Palestine calls on Israel to present peace program to realize two-state solution

Palestine calls on Israel to present peace program...

Ramallah (Palestine), September 7: Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammed Ishtaye on Monday called on the Israeli government to present a peace...

UN welcomes release of detainees by Libya's eastern-based army

UN welcomes release of detainees by Libya's eastern-based...

Tripoli (Libya), September 7: The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) on Monday welcomed the release of detainees by...

Saudi-led coalition intervenes as tension rises between rivals in SE Yemen: sources

Saudi-led coalition intervenes as tension rises between rivals...

Aden (Yemen), September 7: The Saudi-led coalition intervened in the imminent round of military conflict as tension between local Yemeni...

UN commends release of Gaddafi's son, other former regime officials in Libya

UN commends release of Gaddafi's son, other former...

Tripoli (Libya), September 7: The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) on Monday praised the decision of the Libyan...

Roundup: G20 ministers agree on plan to provide poor countries with COVID-19 vaccines

Roundup: G20 ministers agree on plan to provide...

Rome (Italy), September 7: Ministers of health from the Group of Twenty (G20) on Monday took a step toward a...

U.S. COVID-19 cases surpass 40 mln -- Johns Hopkins University

U.S. COVID-19 cases surpass 40 mln -- Johns...

New York (US), September 7: The total number of COVID-19 cases in the United States topped 40 million on Monday,...

EU Foreign Policy Chief Condemns Seizure of Power in Guinea, Calls For President's Release

EU Foreign Policy Chief Condemns Seizure of Power...

Moscow (Russia), September 6: EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell has condemned the coup in...

UN Promises Continued Humanitarian Assistance to Afghanistan - Spokesman

UN Promises Continued Humanitarian Assistance to Afghanistan -...

Moscow (Russia), September 6: The UN delegation that met with representatives of the Taliban (terrorist organization, banned in Russia) in...

France Ready to Start New Chapter in Bilateral Relations With Iran, Macron Says

France Ready to Start New Chapter in Bilateral...

Moscow (Russia), September 6: French President Emmanuel Macron pointed to the need to review relations between France and Iran during...

US Condemns Houthi Missile Attack That Injured Children in Saudi Arabia - Blinken

US Condemns Houthi Missile Attack That Injured Children...

Washington (US), September 6: The United States condemns the recent cross-border attacks carried out by the Houthis in Saudi Arabia's...

S. Korea eyes resumption of new FTA with group of Arab nations

S. Korea eyes resumption of new FTA with...

Seoul (South Korea), September 6: South Korea's trade ministry said Monday it aims to resume talks for a new free...

Seoul stocks open nearly flat after weak U.S. jobs data

Seoul stocks open nearly flat after weak U.S....

Seoul (South Korea), September 6: South Korean stocks opened nearly flat Monday as investors seek to digest weaker-than-expected August jobs...

Opposition party's election commissioner withdraws resignation offer

Opposition party's election commissioner withdraws resignation offer

Seoul (South Korea), September 6: The election commissioner for the main opposition People Power Party (PPP) decided to maintain his...

New cases in 1,300s on fewer tests; virus curbs extended for a month

New cases in 1,300s on fewer tests; virus...

Seoul (South Korea), September 6: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases fell back to the 1,300s on Monday due to...

Additional batch of Moderna vaccines arrives in S. Korea

Additional batch of Moderna vaccines arrives in S....

Seoul (South Korea), September 6: Over 1.2 million doses of coronavirus vaccines produced by Moderna Inc. arrived in South Korea...

UN chief condemns coup attempt in Guinea

UN chief condemns coup attempt in Guinea

United Nations, September 6: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Sunday condemned the coup attempt in Guinea and called for the...

Israeli FM to visit Moscow for talks with Russian counterpart: ministry

Israeli FM to visit Moscow for talks with...

Jerusalem (Israel), September 6: Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid will fly to Moscow for an official trip to meet his...

Iran to support Afghans against foreign attempts to create instability: official

Iran to support Afghans against foreign attempts to...

Tehran (Iran), September 6: Iranian Parliament Speaker Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf said on Sunday that Iran will support the people of...

Nigerian gov't condemns seizure of power by force in Guinea

Nigerian gov't condemns seizure of power by force...

Lagos (Nigeria), September 6: The Nigerian government on Sunday condemned the takeover of power by force in Guinea.

S. Korean president's approval rating rises to 41.7 pct: poll

S. Korean president's approval rating rises to 41.7...

Seoul (South Korea), September 6: South Korean President Moon Jae-in's approval rating added 0.4 percentage points over the week to...

U.S. needs to work with China in pandemic fight: U.S. economist

U.S. needs to work with China in pandemic...

Kuala Lumpur (China), September 6: The United States must work with China to find a global solution to end the...