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North Carolina GOP to Decide on Censuring Richard Burr Over Trump Impeachment Vote

North Carolina GOP to Decide on Censuring Richard...

Moscow (Russia), February 16: Several Republicans have already been censured for voting to convict Trump. Burr's possible censure could pave...

UK's Chief Mouser Larry Marks Decade in Office at Downing Street

UK's Chief Mouser Larry Marks Decade in Office...

London (UK), February 16: The United Kingdom's chief mouser, Larry the cat, celebrated 10 years at Downing Street on Monday,...

US Special Services Accuse Iran of Planning Attack on UAE Embassy in Ethiopia - Reports

US Special Services Accuse Iran of Planning Attack...

Moscow (Iran), February 16: US intelligence have accused Iran of being behind terrorist plots against the embassy of the United...

Independent Commission to Be Created to Investigate January 6 Events, US House Speaker Says

Independent Commission to Be Created to Investigate January...

Washington (US), February 16: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says the US Congress will establish a special commission to investigate the...

Palestinians Say Israel Preventing Russian Coronavirus Vaccine Deliveries to Gaza - Reports

Palestinians Say Israel Preventing Russian Coronavirus Vaccine Deliveries...

Moscow (Russia), February 16: Palestinian Health Minister Mai al-Kaila has accused Israel of preventing the delivery of Russia's Sputnik V...

Mideast Quartet Special Representatives Agree to Meet Regularly, Russian Foreign Ministry Says

Mideast Quartet Special Representatives Agree to Meet Regularly,...

Moscow (Russia), February 16: Special representatives of the Middle East Quartet of international mediators (Russia, the United States, the EU...

Nearly 500 Peruvian Officials Got Vaccinated Against COVID-19 in Secret, President Says

Nearly 500 Peruvian Officials Got Vaccinated Against COVID-19...

Buenos Aires (Argentina), February 16: Over 480 officials in Peru, both from the current and former government, received coronavirus vaccine...

Anti-Coup Protesters Take to the Streets of Yangon in Myanmar

Anti-Coup Protesters Take to the Streets of Yangon...

Moscow (Russia), February 16: On Monday, soldiers and police fired slingshots and rubber bullets at protesters who took to the...

Egyptian, Spanish naval forces conduct joint drill in Red Sea

Egyptian, Spanish naval forces conduct joint drill in...

Cairo (Egypt), February 15: Naval forces from Egypt and Spain conducted joint military exercises in the Red Sea, Egypt's armed...

S. Korea to temporarily ease bird flu-related culling rules

S. Korea to temporarily ease bird flu-related culling...

Seoul (South Korea), February 15: South Korea said Monday it plans to temporarily ease precautionary measures against bird flu as...

Lunar New Year's theatre attendance plunges amid pandemic

Lunar New Year's theatre attendance plunges amid pandemic

Seoul (South Korea), February 15: Lingering concerns over COVID-19 kept South Korean people from going to cinemas during the Lunar...

S. Korea closely monitoring N.K. moves ahead of late leader's birthday: JCS

S. Korea closely monitoring N.K. moves ahead of...

Seoul (South Korea), February 15: South Korea is closely monitoring North Korea's military moves ahead of the birthday of late...

Cat tests positive for COVID-19 in Seoul's 1st case involving pet

Cat tests positive for COVID-19 in Seoul's 1st...

Seoul (South Korea), February 15: A cat living with a family infected with COVID-19 has tested positive for the coronavirus...

Egyptian Delegation Arriving in Tripoli to Participate in Resumption of Embassy Work

Egyptian Delegation Arriving in Tripoli to Participate in...

Doha (Qatar), February 15: An Egyptian delegation will arrive in Libya's capital on Monday to take part in the resumption...

Russian Consumer Rights Watchdog Registers First Ever Test-System For UK COVID-19 Strain

Russian Consumer Rights Watchdog Registers First Ever Test-System...

Moscow (Russia), February 15: Russian scientists have registered the first test system in the world for the British variant of...

Pro-Independence Parties Expand Majority in Catalan Parliament

Pro-Independence Parties Expand Majority in Catalan Parliament

Madrid (Spain), February 15: Three Catalan pro-independence parties are keeping an absolute majority in the regional legislature, official results released...

Biden to Focus on Coronavirus Challenges During Upcoming G7 Meeting

Biden to Focus on Coronavirus Challenges During Upcoming...

Moscow (Russia), February 15: US President Joe Biden will discuss the coronavirus pandemic, economic recovery and "challenges" posed by China...

Russian Defense Ministry Warns White Helmets Plotting New 'Provocation' in Syria's Idlib

Russian Defense Ministry Warns White Helmets Plotting New...

Moscow (Russia), February 15: The Russian Defense Ministry has evidence that the controversial White Helmets militant group has arrived in...

WHO Aware of Three Reported Deaths From Ebola in Guinea

WHO Aware of Three Reported Deaths From Ebola...

Moscow (Russia), February 15: The World Health Organization (WHO) is supporting the authorities in Guinea, where at least three deaths...

ISS Progress 77 Sets Off From Baikonur Cosmodrome

ISS Progress 77 Sets Off From Baikonur Cosmodrome

Moscow (Russia), February 15: Progress 77 is expected to remain docked to the Russian segment of the International Space Station...

Peru's Foreign Minister Resigns After Getting Vaccine Before Start of Immunization Program

Peru's Foreign Minister Resigns After Getting Vaccine Before...

Moscow (Russia), February 15: Peruvian Foreign Minister Elizabeth Astete has submitted her resignation to President Francisco Sagasti after acknowledging that...

Libya's newly appointed PM confirms starting to form unity government

Libya's newly appointed PM confirms starting to form...

Tripoli (Libya), February 14: Abdul Hamid Dbeibah, Libya's newly appointed prime minister, on Saturday confirmed that he has begun working...

Lebanon expects to involve private companies in procuring Russia's Sputnik V, lawmaker says

Lebanon expects to involve private companies in procuring...

Beirut (Lebanon), February 14: Lebanon expects to procure Russia's coronavirus vaccine Sputnik V through private companies, as the country will...

Myanmar's State Administration Council amends law on protecting citizens' personal freedom, security

Myanmar's State Administration Council amends law on protecting...

Yangon (Myanmar), February 14: Myanmar's State Administration Council led by Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services Sen-Gen Min Aung Hlaing on Saturday...

"We could learn to live with coronavirus like flu": UK health secretary

"We could learn to live with coronavirus like...

London (UK), February 14: British Health Secretary Matt Hancock on Saturday said that he believes new treatments and vaccines will...

Expert team on COVID-19 virus origins to publish reports soon: WHO chief

Expert team on COVID-19 virus origins to publish...

Geneva (Switzerland), February 14: An independent expert team to study the origins of the COVID-19 virus is working on a...

Portugal vaccinates security forces against COVID-19

Portugal vaccinates security forces against COVID-19

LISBON, Feb. 13 (Xinhua) Portugal started vaccinating the country's security forces on Saturday, with around 20,000 people scheduled to be...