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New Zealand reports 24 new cases of COVID-19

New Zealand reports 24 new cases of COVID-19

Wellington (New Zealand), September 11: New Zealand reported 24 new cases of COVID-19, said the Ministry of Health in a...

Australia surpasses 70,000 COVID-19 cases amid battle against 3rd wave

Australia surpasses 70,000 COVID-19 cases amid battle against...

(Australia), September 11: Australia has reported more than 2,000 coronavirus cases in a single day for the first time as...

Roundup: Upgrading Alexandria port to help Egypt become int'l trade, logistics hub: experts

Roundup: Upgrading Alexandria port to help Egypt become...

Alexandria (Egypt) September 11: Egypt's recent plan to upgrade its main port, the Port of Alexandria, is a great step...

U.S. proposes tariff-rate-quota system to resolve steel tariff dispute with EU: media

U.S. proposes tariff-rate-quota system to resolve steel tariff...

Washington (US), September 11: The United States has submitted an initial offer to the European Union (EU) that involves a...

Chinese troops participating in SCO "Peace Mission 2021" arrive at exercise area in Russia

Chinese troops participating in SCO "Peace Mission 2021"...

Orenburg (Russia),September 11: All Chinese troops participating in the "Peace Mission 2021," a counter-terrorism military exercise for Shanghai Cooperation Organization...

Cambodian PM says China-ASEAN dialogue relations bring about mutual development, prosperity

Cambodian PM says China-ASEAN dialogue relations bring about...

Phnom Penh (Cambodia) , September 11: Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said on Friday that the China-ASEAN...

UN chief launches Our Common Agenda featuring enhanced multilateralism

UN chief launches Our Common Agenda featuring enhanced...

United Nations, September 11: United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday launched Our Common Agenda, a landmark new report, setting...

Moroccan ruling party's secretariat general resigns after election defeat

Moroccan ruling party's secretariat general resigns after election...

Rabat (Morocco), September 10: The Secretariat General of the Moroccan Islamist Party of Justice and Development (PJD) resigned on Thursday...

UN must be "preventive body" of crises, not "follower": UNGA president

UN must be "preventive body" of crises, not...

United Nations, September 10: President of the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) Volkan Bozkir said on...

N.K. leader visits mausoleum of late leaders to mark founding anniversary

N.K. leader visits mausoleum of late leaders to...

Seoul (South Korea), September 10: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un visited a mausoleum of his late grandfather and national founder...

New cases fall back under 1,900 as infections resurge in wider Seoul

New cases fall back under 1,900 as infections...

Seoul (South Korea), September 10: South Korea's daily coronavirus cases fell back to slightly below 1,900 on Friday, while authorities...

UN Security Council adopts resolution on peacekeeping transitions

UN Security Council adopts resolution on peacekeeping transitions

United Nations, September 10: The United Nations (UN) Security Council on Thursday unanimously adopted a resolution on its peacekeeping transitions.

UN chief calls for halt to attacks on schools

UN chief calls for halt to attacks on...

United Nations, September 10: United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday called for an end to attacks on schools, noting...

Climate, environmental action priority for Argentina, says president

Climate, environmental action priority for Argentina, says president

Buenos Aires (Argentina), September 10: Argentine President Alberto Fernandez said Wednesday that climate and environmental action is a priority for...

Germany reopens embassy in Libya

Germany reopens embassy in Libya

Tripoli (Libya), September 10: German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas on Thursday announced the reopening of the German Embassy in the...

Tunisian president, Libyan PM discuss bilateral ties

Tunisian president, Libyan PM discuss bilateral ties

Tunis (Tunisia), September 10: Tunisian President Kais Saied on Thursday discussed bilateral relations with visiting Libyan Prime Minister Abdul Hamid...

UN envoy calls for modus vivendi for money to flow into Afghanistan

UN envoy calls for modus vivendi for money...

United Nations, September 10: The top UN envoy for Afghanistan on Thursday called for a modus vivendi for money to...

Biden announces sweeping new vaccine mandates amid COVID-19 surge

Biden announces sweeping new vaccine mandates amid COVID-19...

Washington (US), September 10: U.S. President Joe Biden on Thursday announced sweeping new vaccine requirements, which may affect about 100...

83 heads of state expected to attend 76th session of UN General Assembly

83 heads of state expected to attend 76th...

United Nations, September 10: President of the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), Volkan Bozkir, said on...

U.S. Justice Department sues Texas over new abortion law

U.S. Justice Department sues Texas over new abortion...

Washington (US), September 10: The U.S. Department of Justice on Thursday sued Texas over its new abortion law which would...

Putin attributes Afghan crisis to imposition of foreign values

Putin attributes Afghan crisis to imposition of foreign...

Moscow (Russia), September 10: The current crisis in Afghanistan is a direct consequence of "irresponsible attempts to impose alien values...

S.Korea reports 2,049 more COVID-19 cases, 267,470 in total

S.Korea reports 2,049 more COVID-19 cases, 267,470 in...

Seoul (South Korea), September 9: South Korea reported 2,049 more cases of the COVID-19 as of midnight Wednesday compared to...

N. Korea holds midnight military parade without Kim's address, new weapons

N. Korea holds midnight military parade without Kim's...

Seoul (South Korea), September 9: North Korea held a midnight military parade to mark the 73rd anniversary of its founding...

Biden nominates first Korean-American judge to federal appellate court

Biden nominates first Korean-American judge to federal appellate...

Washington (US), September 9: U.S. President Joe Biden on Wednesday named eight new nominees to federal courts, including a judge...

IOC suspends N. Korean Olympic committee for not participating in Tokyo Olympics

IOC suspends N. Korean Olympic committee for not...

Washington (US), September 9: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) decided Wednesday to suspend North Korea's national Olympic committee for unilaterally...

UN chief vows to improve peacekeeping transitions

UN chief vows to improve peacekeeping transitions

United Nations, September 9: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday pledged to learn the lessons from past missions to improve...

Iran urges "impartiality" in IAEA reports on nuke program

Iran urges "impartiality" in IAEA reports on nuke...

Tehran (Iran), September 9: The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) should remain impartial towards Iran's nuclear program, Kazem Gharibabadi, Iranian...