Ukraine reports record high number of daily coronavirus cases
Ukrainian doctors confirmed a record high of 1,271 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, the country’s National Security and Defense Council said in a statement on Wednesday.
According to the …
Global coronavirus death toll tops 700,000
The death toll from the novel coronavirus reached 700,647 worldwide, according to the US-based Johns Hopkins University, which relies on data provided by international organizations, federal and local …
Death toll in Beirut explosion tops 100
More than 100 people were killed in the blast in Beirut, Sky News Arabia TV channel reported on Wednesday citing the Lebanese Red Cross.
According to the report, more than 4,000 people were …
Israeli army says it’s time to ‘transcend conflict’ with Lebanon
The Israeli Defense Forces said on Tuesday the Jewish state offered humanitarian and medical assistance to Lebanon after the deadly Beirut port blast, adding that it was time to ‘transcend …
China says demand to sell TikTok to US company is political pressure
The United States is resorting to tools of political pressure and manipulation to obstruct activities of foreign companies operating in America, spokesperson for the Chinese Foreign Ministry Wang …
Russia records lowest number of coronavirus cases since April 23
Russia's coronavirus cases rose by 5,159 to 861,423 in the past 24 hours, the anti-coronavirus crisis center said on Tuesday.
The number is the lowest since April 23, when 4,774 cases were …
Press review: Russia scrapping tax deal with Cyprus and US expanding presence in Poland
Top stories in the Russian press on Tuesday, August 4, prepared by TASS
Kommersant: Russia plans to scrap tax deal with Cyprus
The Ministry of Finance implemented Vladimir Putin's March promise to …
Trump says intelligence on Russia’s alleged bounties to Taliban never reached his desk
US President Donald Trump said in an interview with the Axios news website that intelligence on Russia’s alleged bounties to the Taliban to kill American soldiers "never reached" his desk.
Over 360 Russians evacuated from Miami to Moscow by Aeroflot flight
More than 360 Russian nationals boarded an evacuation flight by Russia’s Aeroflot airline from Miami, Florida, to Moscow and will later travel to other Russian cities.
According to Miami …
Over 247,000 people remain under medical observation over coronavirus in Russia
More than 247,000 people in Russia remain under medical observation over the coronavirus, the Federal Service for Surveillance on Consumer Rights Protection and Human Wellbeing said in a statement on …