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Russia records 2,683 daily COVID-19 cases

Russia records 2,683 daily COVID-19 cases

  Russia’s COVID-19 case tally rose by 2,683 over the past day to 18,421,564, the anti-coronavirus crisis center reported on Monday. As many as 617 people were hospitalized with COVID-19 in Russia over the past day, …

G7 nations to announce import ban on Russian gold

G7 nations to announce import ban on Russian gold

The G7 Group of developed nations will announce a ban on Russian gold imports in broader sanctions on Moscow over the conflict in Ukraine, U.S. President Joe Biden said. "Together, the G7 will announce that we will ban the import …

Turkish MoD congratulates Azerbaijan on Day of Armed Forces

Turkish MoD congratulates Azerbaijan on Day of Armed Forces

Ministry of National Defense of Turkiye shared publication on occasion of June 26 - the Day of the Armed Forces of Azerbaijan says. "We congratulate the Armed Forces of Azerbaijan, which demonstrated their strength with their …

EU countries to discuss options to jointly curb gas demand

EU countries to discuss options to jointly curb gas demand

European Union countries' energy ministers will on Monday discuss options for how they could jointly curb gas demand, as the bloc grapples with cuts to Russian supplies and prepares for possible further supply shocks. "I plan …

Kazakh president to attend Caspian Summit in Ashgabat

Kazakh president to attend Caspian Summit in Ashgabat

Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev will attend the Caspian Summit in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, on June 29, the press service of the Kazakh president's office said on Monday. "On June 29, [Kazakh] President Kassym-Jomart …

Iran launches rocket into space

Iran launches rocket into space

Iranian state television said Sunday that Tehran had launched a solid-fueled rocket into space, drawing a rebuke from Washington ahead of the expected resumption of stalled talks over Tehran’s tattered nuclear deal with world powers. …

Sandstorms sweep across Syria, Iraq

Sandstorms sweep across Syria, Iraq

Sandstorms once again raged across the Middle East on Sunday, as deadly dust storms ravaging the the region on a near-weekly basis since April. A "terrifying dust storm" fell across Erbil yesterday, local observers reported. …

G7 nations to undertake to help Ukraine indefinitely

G7 nations to undertake to help Ukraine indefinitely

The Group of Seven nations will undertake to support Ukraine indefinitely, Bloomberg said on Sunday citing a draft statement. According to the document, the G7 nations will continue to offer financial, humanitarian, military and …

Azerbaijan, Turkey and Kazakhstan hold first diplomacy summit

Azerbaijan, Turkey and Kazakhstan hold first diplomacy summit

Holding a trilateral meeting of Azerbaijani, Turkish and Kazakh foreign ministers serves to ensure the security of our region, Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Jeyhun Bayramov said during the first trilateral meeting of the foreign ministers of …

Thousands protest in Madrid against NATO summit

Thousands protest in Madrid against NATO summit

Carrying the hammer and sickle flags of the former Soviet Union, thousands protested in Madrid on Sunday against a NATO summit which will take place in the Spanish capital next week. Amid tight security, leaders of the member countries …

Southeast Iran hit by 5.4 earthquake

Southeast Iran hit by 5.4 earthquake

A 5.4-magnitude earthquake rocked Ravar in northern Kerman province in southeast Iran on Sunday afternoon. The earthquake struck at 5:37 PM Tehran Local Time on Sunday and the epicenter was Ravar district in the north of Kerman …