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Greek PM calls on skeptical citizens to get vaccinated

Greek PM calls on skeptical citizens to get...

Athens (Greece), February 14: Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Saturday called on citizens who remain skeptical about COVID-19 vaccines...

Trump acquitted in 2nd US Senate impeachment trial

Trump acquitted in 2nd US Senate impeachment trial

Washington (US), February 14: U.S. Senate voted on Saturday and acquitted former President Donald Trump, concluding his second impeachment...

Over half of S. Koreans in favor of tax hike on high earners: poll

Over half of S. Koreans in favor of...

Seoul (South Korea), February 14: More than half of South Koreans are in favor of raising taxes for high income...

S. Korea, U.S. preparing to stage combined exercise in mid-March: sources

S. Korea, U.S. preparing to stage combined exercise...

Seoul (South Korea), February 14: South Korea and the United States are preparing to hold their annual springtime combined military...

Italy's new prime minister, his cabinet sworn in

Italy's new prime minister, his cabinet sworn in

Rome (Italy), February 14: The Italian government formed by newly-appointed Prime Minister Mario Draghi, who was also the former...

Part of scheduled rotation': Moscow explains departure of ten Russian diplomats from UK

Part of scheduled rotation': Moscow explains departure of...

Moscow (Russia), February 14: Ten Russian diplomats and their families left the United Kingdom to be replaced with a new...

Twitter Blocks Account of Russia's Delegation to Vienna Security Talks

Twitter Blocks Account of Russia's Delegation to Vienna...

Moscow (Russia), February 14: Twitter has blocked the account of the Russian delegation to the Vienna talks about Military Security...

Department of State Recommends US Citizens to Refrain From Visiting Myanmar After Coup

Department of State Recommends US Citizens to Refrain...

Washington (USA), February 13: The US Department of State has issued a renewed travel warning, asking Americans to refrain from...

UK PM to lay out "road map" out of COVID-19 lockdown on Feb. 22

UK PM to lay out "road map" out...

London (UK), February 13: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to lay out a "road map" out of the...

Draghi accepts mandate as Italy's new PM, unveils new cabinet

Draghi accepts mandate as Italy's new PM, unveils...

Rome (Italy), February 13: Former president of the European Central Bank (ECB) Mario Draghi officially accepted the mandate to lead...

Cuba Reiterates Readiness to Help Probe 'Health Incidents' Involving US Diplomats

Cuba Reiterates Readiness to Help Probe 'Health Incidents'...

Buenos Aires (Argentina), February 13: Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla has reiterated Havana's readiness to cooperate on an investigation...

Protests Against Military Coup Continue in Yangon, Myanmar

Protests Against Military Coup Continue in Yangon, Myanmar

Moscow (Russia), February 13: Nearly two weeks ago, the Myanmar Armed Forces detained President Win Myint, State Counsellor Aung San...

Reinforcing International Naval Cooperation Vital for Maritime Security, Pakistani President Says

Reinforcing International Naval Cooperation Vital for Maritime Security,...

St. Petersburg (South Korea), February 13: Transitional threats, such as maritime terrorism and piracy, make choosing greater participation and collaboration...

N. Korean nuclear issue a top priority for Biden administration: State Dept.

N. Korean nuclear issue a top priority for...

Washington (USA), February 13: The North Korean nuclear issue remains a top priority for the U.S. government despite the recent...

South Korea decides to ease social distancing, retains ban on gatherings of 5 or more

South Korea decides to ease social distancing, retains...

Seoul (South Korea), February 13: The government decided Saturday to lower social distancing levels by one notch each for...

Biden says "anxious" to see if Republican senators to "stand up" on Trump impeachment trial

Biden says "anxious" to see if Republican senators...

Washington (USA), February 13: U.S. President Joe Biden said on Friday he is "just anxious" to see if Republican senators...

Roundup: Japan decides against early lifting of virus emergency amid strained medical system, virus variants

Roundup: Japan decides against early lifting of virus...

Tokyo (Japan), February 13: The Japanese government on Friday decided against an early lifting of the state of emergency over...

UK coronavirus cases top 4 million with another 15,144 confirmed

UK coronavirus cases top 4 million with another...

London (UK), February 13: Another 15,144 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus...

Brazil reports 54,742 new COVID-19 cases

Brazil reports 54,742 new COVID-19 cases

Sao Paulo (Brazil), February 12: Brazil registered 54,742 COVID-19 infections and 1,351 deaths in the past 24 hours, bringing the...

Korean shipbuilders up 2021 order target on eco-friendly ships, sector recovery

Korean shipbuilders up 2021 order target on eco-friendly...

Seoul (South Korea), February 12: South Korean shipbuilders led by Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. have jacked up their order targets...

Argentina opens healthcare centers at tourism resorts to treat COVID-19

Argentina opens healthcare centers at tourism resorts to...

Buenos Aires (Argentina), February 12: Argentina's President Alberto Fernandez on Thursday unveiled a series of new modular healthcare centers at...

Oman reports 245 new COVID-19 cases as land border closure continues

Oman reports 245 new COVID-19 cases as land...

Muscat (Oman), February 12: The Omani Health Ministry on Thursday announced 245 new COVID-19 infections, raising the total number of

Cooperation between China, U.S. very important to int'l community, says UN chief

Cooperation between China, U.S. very important to int'l...

Unites Nations, February 12: United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Thursday that cooperation between China and the United States...

UN reports 79 pct rise in Haitians needing aid over last February

UN reports 79 pct rise in Haitians needing...

United Nations, February 12: Humanitarians at the United Nations on Thursday reported a 79 percent increase over last February in...

Arab League urges immediate talks among all Somali parties over elections

Arab League urges immediate talks among all Somali...

Cairo (Egypt), February 12: The Arab League called on all the Somali parties to immediately resume the talks to reach...

Portugal extends coronavirus lockdown to March 1

Portugal extends coronavirus lockdown to March 1

Lisbon (Portugal), February 12: Portugal's parliament on Thursday approved the renewal of the state of emergency in the country through...

S. Korea, U.S. nearing agreement on defense cost sharing: CNN

S. Korea, U.S. nearing agreement on defense cost...

Seoul (South Korea), February 12: South Korea and the United States are getting close to a new defense cost-sharing agreement...