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Coronavirus cases, deaths continue to rise globally

Sun, 02 Jan 2022 - 08:25 GMT

In Europe, France recorded 219,126 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, upping the total cases to 10,191,926 and deaths to 123,851 after reporting 110 new deaths.

John Hopkins: Coronavirus cases worldwide exceed 279 million

Sun, 26 Dec 2021 - 09:30 GMT

It reported that about 5,396,885 have died from the virus worldwide.

Facebook, Instagram appear to partly reconnect after nearly six-hour outage

Mon, 04 Oct 2021 - 10:35 GMT

Facebook and its WhatsApp and Instagram apps went dark at around noon Eastern time, in what website monitoring group Downdetector said was the largest such failure it had ever seen, with 10.6 million problem reports globally.

Libyan speaker urges exit of foreign forces

Sat, 21 Aug 2021 - 11:14 GMT

Saleh also called for the unification of institutions in the Libyan government, with the participation of all regions in power.

Libyan coastguard rescues 200 illegal migrants

Tue, 15 Jun 2021 - 11:19 GMT

the rescue operation was part of humanitarian efforts by the Libyan side to offer rescue services and maintain sovereignty over Libyan territories.

Putin: Russia received no firm response from Tokyo on missiles

Sat, 05 Jun 2021 - 10:38 GMT

"We have not received an unambiguous, firm, clear answer," he said.

Chinese rocket debris lands in Indian Ocean, draws criticism from NASA

Sun, 09 May 2021 - 12:13 GMT

China Manned Space Engineering Office, put the point of impact in the ocean, west of the Maldives archipelago.

Japan to give grant aid to Africa, Latin America for vaccine supply

Wed, 28 Apr 2021 - 11:58 GMT

The decision follows one made in March to provide 25 countries in Asia and the Pacific Islands region with 4.5 billion yen

Egypt offers condolences to families of victims in Baghdad hospital fire

Sun, 25 Apr 2021 - 11:55 GMT

The statement stressed that those who were negligent and responsible for the fire should be punished.

Chinese FM: US should not interfere in China's internal affairs

Sat, 24 Apr 2021 - 01:38 GMT

He put forward five suggestions to the United States on how to view the China-U.S. relations from a strategic perspective.

Libyan FM says "Libya's peace, security will not be achieved without regional & int'l support

Sat, 24 Apr 2021 - 01:11 GMT

Manqoush described Libya's relations with neighboring countries as "positive".

Chinese President Xi to attend Biden's climate change summit

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 - 05:19 GMT

Xi will attend the summit via video and will deliver an "important" speech, Hua Chunying

Arab parliament chief urges formulating Arab media vision to serve region's peoples

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 - 05:14 GMT

Assoumi underscored the importance of the media's role in promoting moderate religious discourse and combating terrorism.

John Hopkins: Tally of coronavirus exceeds 142 million worldwide

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 - 02:25 GMT

The JHU statistics showed that 3,030,557 million people have died from COVID-19 virus across the globe so far.

Jordan attorney general issues gag order on Prince Hamza issue

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 10:02 GMT

In statements to the Jordan News Agency (Petra), Abdallat said that the gag order will be in effect until further notice

Egypt participates in United Nations declaration on fair use of Corona vaccines

Sun, 28 Mar 2021 - 02:03 GMT

Egypt's mission to the United Nations in New York, within a group of countries from different regions, promoted an initiative in the United Nations General Assembly

First case of pet with COVID-19 confirmed in S. Korea

Sun, 24 Jan 2021 - 11:40 GMT

A kitten has tested positive for the new coronavirus in the first virus case involving a pet reported in South Korea, Yonhap news agency reported.

11 countries record zero coronavirus cases, a year after outbreak

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 02:01 GMT

The coronavirus continues to spread in various countries of the world, with a continuous increase in the number of infections and deaths.

Egypt's President Sisi holds meeting with Chief of General Intelligence

Wed, 06 Jan 2021 - 04:11 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi held a meeting on Wednesday with Chief of General Intelligence Abbas Kamel.

WHO: 81,475,053 coronavirus infections registered worldwide in 2020

Fri, 01 Jan 2021 - 10:56 GMT

The number has increased by more than 692,000 over the past day, RT channel reported Friday, citing data from the WHO.

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