Chinese COVID-19 Vaccine Starts Final Tests in Brazil

BRASILIA, - A Chinese-made vaccine against COVID-19 entered the final stage of testing on Tuesday (Jul 21) in Brazil, where volunteers received the first doses of what...

North Korea’s New Missiles Can Evade Air Defense Systems, US Report Warns

WASHINGTON,  - A new report by the US Congressional Research Service (CRS) has called attention to a trio of missiles recently developed by the Democratic People’s Republic...

COVID-19 cases surpass 800,000-mark in India, total deaths at 22,123

 The total number of COVID-19 cases surpassed the 800,000-mark in India on Saturday, reaching 820,916, even as the total deaths stood at 22,123, said the data released...

US Blocks Russia-Sponsored UNSC Statement on Incursion in Venezuela

UNITED NATIONS,  - The United States blocked a Russia-proposed UN Security Council draft press statement on the recent incursion into Venezuela, Russian Permanent Representative to the United...

U.S. State Department Warns China over New Hong Kong Security Law

WASHINGTON, - The United States on Thursday warned China against imposing a new national security legislation on Hong Kong, saying a high-degree of autonomy and respect for...

Trump Says Halting U.S. Funding to World Health Organization

WASHINGTON,  -- U.S. President Donald Trump announced on Tuesday that his administration is halting the nation's funding to the World Health Organization (WHO), a move experts have...