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Arab countries report new coronavirus cases, deaths

ISTANBUL  Egypt, Algeria and Morocco confirmed new cases and deaths from the novel coronavirus Tuesday while Bahrain also reported more infections.   Egyptian officials said 47 more people had died from the...

WHO warns Latin America is new ‘red zone’ for COVID-19

BOGOTA, Colombia  The World Health Organization (WHO) said this week that Latin America has become the "red zone" of coronavirus transmissions in the world and that solidarity and support is...

Turkish family evacuated from Egypt for virus treatment

TEKIRDAG, Turkey Turkey on Tuesday evacuated an expatriate family, with one of the members infected by the coronavirus, from Egypt after their call for help on social media. A Turkish air...

Turkey, Russia agree to develop COVID-19 vaccine

ANKARA  Turkey and Russia agreed Tuesday to cooperate to develop vaccine against the novel coronavirus and conduct joint clinical trials. The Turkish Health Ministry said in a statement that Health Minister...

Israel: Highest daily spike in virus cases since May 1

JERUSALEM Israel on Tuesday recorded its highest number of coronavirus infections in a single day since the beginning of May with 116, raising its total to 17,285, according health officials. It...

15 killed by Kenyan police enforcing COVID-19 curfew

NAIROBI, Kenya  More than one dozen people have been killed by police in Kenya during a dusk to dawn curfew to curb the spread of the coronavirus, the country’s Independent...

COVID-19: France reports 100-plus daily deaths in slight uptick

PARIS  Tuesday brought more improvement in France's battle against the coronavirus, as cases of infection dropped significantly and fatalities remained low. According to the latest statistics reported by the Health Ministry,...

At least 127 journalists died in 3 months from COVID-19

GENEVA  At least 127 journalists in 31 countries have died due to the novel coronavirus over the past three months, the Geneva-based Press Emblem Campaign (PEC) said Tuesday. "Media workers play...

Turkey sends medical supplies to Tajikistan

Tashkent Turkey's state-run aid agency has delivered 70,000 face masks and 1,000 medical overalls to Tajikistan to help the country tackle the coronavirus outbreak. The help by the Turkish Cooperation and...

COVID-19: Sudan extends partial lockdown until June 18

KHARTUM  Sudan decided Monday to extend a partial lockdown imposed in the capital Khartoum since March for an additional 14 days to stem the spread of the novel coronavirus.   The two-week...

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Davos 2021 to be held under theme of The Great Reset

ANKARA The World Economic Forum announced Wednesday that the 2021 Davos summit in Switzerland will be held under the theme of the Great Reset. The 51st...

Daily recoveries exceed new virus cases in Russia

MOSCOW Russia reported more recoveries than new coronavirus cases on Wednesday. Over the past 24 hours, 8,536 were tested positive for COVID-19, taking the tally to...

2 YPG/PKK terrorists ‘neutralized’ in Turkey

ANKARA  Turkish security forces “neutralized” two YPG/PKK terrorists in the country’s east, the interior minister said on Wednesday. “In addition to the three terrorists who were...

Haftar won't win conflict in Libya: Top Turkish diplomat

ANKARA  The militia of warlord Khalifa Haftar cannot win the ongoing conflict in Libya, Turkey’s foreign minister said on Wednesday.  "The Haftar side doesn’t want a...

'High risk of contracting coronavirus in Tanzania'

ANKARA The US Embassy in Tanzania has warned that the risk of contracting coronavirus in Dar es Salaam, a major city and commercial port, and...

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