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WHO suspends hydroxychloroquine trials for COVID-19

GENEVA The World Health Organization (WHO) said Monday that due to safety concerns, it is temporarily halting a clinical trial of the anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine for treating coronavirus patients.  The announcement...

Spain eases lockdown as 50 more die from COVID-19

OVIEDO, Spain As much of Spain moved to relax lockdown measures on Monday, the country reported another 50 deaths due to the novel coronavirus, as well as 132 new infections. Though...

Turkey: COVID-19 recoveries continue rise

ISTANBUL Recoveries from the novel coronavirus in Turkey continued to climb on Monday, the country's Health Ministry said. The number of recovered patients from the disease hit 120,015 as 1,321 more...

Hungary resumes quarantine-free crossings with Serbia

Border opening confirms 'all-time high' in relations, says Serbia official BELGRADE, Serbia  Hungary's foreign minister announced that starting Monday, Serbian and Hungarian nationals would be able to cross the joint border...

Italy reports 92 new deaths, civil assistants spark row

ROME  Italy on Monday reported 92 more fatalities from the novel coronavirus, bringing the death toll to 32,877, as a government call for 60,000 volunteers needed to help ensure social...

COVID-19: 11 new cases in China, 16 in South Korea

ANKARA  China and South Korea recorded new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, while Australia and New Zealand are easing the measures. Eleven people were found to have contracted the...

Greece enters phase 4 of coronavirus lockdown exit

ATHENS After almost two months of a strict coronavirus lockdown, Greece on Monday entered its fourth phase of lifting restrictions by resuming its ferry services as well as reopening cafes...

Ethiopia: Baby born to COVID-19 patient tests negative

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia A four-day-old baby born to a mother infected with coronavirus in Ethiopia tested negative for the disease, officials said on Monday. The mother who is at the Kotebe...

Japan lifts state of emergency across whole country

ANKARA  Japan on Monday lifted the state of emergency, which was imposed to combat the coronavirus outbreak, across the whole country, local media reported. The decision was announced by Prime Minister...

COVID-19: 3 cases in China, 25 in South Korea

ANKARA New coronavirus cases in China and South Korea were detected in the past 24 hours, health officials said. Three people were found to have contracted the virus in the Chinese...

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Schalke stunned in German league, lose again

ANKARA Schalke disappointed its fans again Wednesday, losing 2-1 to Fortuna Dusseldorf in the German football league. US midfielder Weston McKennie scored the opener in the...

Ugandan official dies from coronavirus

KHARTOUM  Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni’s undersecretary and ambassador Necva Abbas Kadeh ed-Dem has died from the novel coronavirus in Sudan, local sources said Wednesday.   Dem succumbed...

'Turkey seeking to end 2020 with growth'

ANKARA Turkey is seeking to end 2020 with a positive economic growth rate despite negative forecasts due to the coronavirus crisis, the country’s treasury and...

Coronavirus continues to wreak havoc in Mexico

QUERETARO, Mexico The novel coronavirus continues to spread in Mexico, which is now among the top 10 countries in terms of the number of fatalities. ...

COVID-19 accelerates in Brazil, Peru, Chile and Mexico

BOGOTA, Colombia  The number of coronavirus cases in Latin America does not seem to be dropping.    While quarantines have been shown to be effective in...

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