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U.S. will not accept nuclear N. Korea despite N. Korean ambitions: U.S. official

U.S. will not accept nuclear N. Korea despite...

Washington (US), August 4: The United States will never accept a nuclear-armed North Korea despite the latter's apparent ambition to...

Conflict, floods trigger humanitarian emergency in Ethiopia's Amhara: UN

Conflict, floods trigger humanitarian emergency in Ethiopia's Amhara:...

United Nations, August 4: Widening and worsening conflict and flash floods triggered a humanitarian emergency across and around Ethiopia's Amhara...

Peace monitors welcome swearing in of South Sudan's parliament

Peace monitors welcome swearing in of South Sudan's...

Juba (South Sudan), August 4: South Sudan's peace monitors on Tuesday welcomed the swearing-in of 595 legislators in both the...

UK reports highest daily COVID deaths since mid-March

UK reports highest daily COVID deaths since mid-March

London (UK), August 4: Britain recorded another 138 coronavirus-related deaths, the highest daily total since March 17, according to official...

U.S. on similar trajectory to Delta variant outbreak in UK earlier this year: Fauci

U.S. on similar trajectory to Delta variant outbreak...

Washington (US), August 4: The United States is on a similar trajectory to a Delta variant outbreak like the one...

Security Council condemns attack on UN compound in Afghanistan

Security Council condemns attack on UN compound in...

United Nations, August 4: The Security Council on Tuesday condemned "in the strongest terms" Friday's attack on the UN compound...

Lebanese president supports transparent investigation ahead of port explosions' anniversary

Lebanese president supports transparent investigation ahead of port...

Beirut (Lebanon), August 4: Lebanon's President Michel Aoun said on Tuesday that he fully supports an impartial investigation into the...

Pentagon lifts lockdown after gunshots fired near Metro bus station

Pentagon lifts lockdown after gunshots fired near Metro...

Washington (US), August 4: The Pentagon lifted the lockdown roughly an hour and a half after multiple gunshots were fired...

Biden administration issues new eviction moratorium amid pressure, COVID-19 surge

Biden administration issues new eviction moratorium amid pressure,...

Washington (US), August 4: Facing mounting pressure from progressive Democratic lawmakers and the spike of the coronavirus pandemic, U.S. President...

U.S. crude oil inventories down last week: API

U.S. crude oil inventories down last week: API

Houston (US), August 4: The American Petroleum Institute (API) on Tuesday reported a decrease of 0.879 million barrels of crude...

MSF announces withdrawal of aid workers from Cameroon's troubled Anglophone region

MSF announces withdrawal of aid workers from Cameroon's...

Yaounde (Cameroon), August 4: Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF)/Doctors Without Borders, an international humanitarian medical non-governmental organization, said Tuesday that it...

Morocco's economy shrinks 6.3 pct in 2020

Morocco's economy shrinks 6.3 pct in 2020

Rabat (Morocco), August 1: Morocco's economy shrank by 6.3 percent in 2020 amid the COVID-19 pandemic and a bad agricultural...

Argentina reports 10,356 new COVID-19 cases

Argentina reports 10,356 new COVID-19 cases

Buenos Aires (Argentina), August 1: Argentina registered 10,356 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday, raising the national count to 4,929,764, the...

Trump Slams US Lawmakers Over Claims About Attempt to Overturn Results of 2020 Election

Trump Slams US Lawmakers Over Claims About Attempt...

Washington (US), August 1: Former US President Donald Trump has rejected acusations made by members of the US Congress...

Sullivan Tells Tunisian President His Country Needs 'Honest Governance'

Sullivan Tells Tunisian President His Country Needs 'Honest...

Washington (US), August 1: US National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan spoke with Tunisian President Kais Saied amid a political crisis...

WHO members oppose politicization of COVID-19 origin tracing: media

WHO members oppose politicization of COVID-19 origin tracing:...

Moscow (Russia), August 1: Member states of the World Health rganization (WHO) agree that the COVID-19 origin tracing should not...

Peruvian new gov't to promote private, public investment, says finance minister

Peruvian new gov't to promote private, public investment,...

Lima (Peru), August 1: dent Pedro Castillo will implement an economic policy that will promote private and public investment, Economy...

Roundup: CBOT agricultural futures in upward trend

Roundup: CBOT agricultural futures in upward trend

Chicago (US), August 1: nd in the past week as a result of sliding world's grain stock and strong market...

Russian Su-35S fighter crashes, pilot ejects safely

Russian Su-35S fighter crashes, pilot ejects safely

Moscow (Russia), August 1: ne failure in the Khabarovsk Territory in Russia's Far East, while the pilot ejected safely, the...

Thailand records all-time high daily COVID-19 cases

Thailand records all-time high daily COVID-19 cases

Bangkok (Thailand], August 1: daily COVID-19 cases and deaths both set records again on Saturday, as the country fights its...

UN chief condemns attack against UN compound in Afghanistan

UN chief condemns attack against UN compound in...

United Nations July 31: United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday strongly condemned the attack against a UN compound in...

U.S. Chicago issues indoor mask advisory for people over 2 years

U.S. Chicago issues indoor mask advisory for people...

Chicago (USA) July 31: U.S. city of Chicago now recommends that everyone over the age of two wear masks when...

Canada faces start of Delta-driven 4th wave of COVID-19, top doctor says

Canada faces start of Delta-driven 4th wave of...

Ottawa (Canada) July 31: Canada is at the start of the Delta-driven fourth wave of COVID-19, Canada's Chief Public Health...

Tunisia to reduce curfew hours as of August: official

Tunisia to reduce curfew hours as of August:...

Tunis (Tunisia) July 31: Tunisia announced on Friday that the curfew hours in the country will be shortened by three...

Ugandan president directs military to oversee COVID-19 screening at int'l airport

Ugandan president directs military to oversee COVID-19 screening...

Kampala (Uganda) July 31: Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Friday directed the military to take over COVID-19 screening at the...

New Chinese ambassador arrives at "critical moment" in U.S.-China ties, say experts

New Chinese ambassador arrives at "critical moment" in...

Washington DC (USA) July 31: The arrival of new Chinese Ambassador to the United States Qin Gang came "at a...

Brazil reports 1,318 more COVID-19 deaths

Brazil reports 1,318 more COVID-19 deaths

Rio De Janerio (Brazil), July 30: Brazil registered 1,318 more COVID-19 deaths in the past 24 hours, raising its national...