Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Tuesday endorsed Ebrahim Raisi as the new president of the Islamic republic.
The coronavirus continues to mutate, so we should expect the emergence of new especially dangerous variants. Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO) Tedros Adan Ghebreyesus announced this at a briefing today, TASS reports.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday lauded the completion of a China-funded bridge that highlights the "goodwill of the Chinese people and its government."
An amateur astronomer has discovered a previously unknown moon around Jupiter after poring over old telescope images, a major first, Space.com reported.
The World Health Organization (WHO) has recorded the spread of the lambda coronavirus strain in more than 30 countries. Maria Van Kerkhove, the head of the technical group of the WHO Emergency Diseases Unit, spoke about this, the broadcast was carried out on the organization’s Twitter.
The Turkish authorities do not rule out the closure of the country to foreigners in the event of the rapid spread of the delta strain of coronavirus, Minister of Culture and Tourism Mehmet Nuri Ersoy said, RIA Novosti reported.
The death toll from floods in the German federal state of Rhineland-Palatinate has risen to 60. Thus, the total number of victims in Germany exceeded 100, the N24 TV channel reported.
Permanent representatives of 48 countries to the United Nations Office at Geneva (UNOG) on Thursday addressed to World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, and voiced their support to advance the study of origins of SARS-CoV-2 globally and opposed the politicization of the origin-tracing.
According to the World Health Organization, the number of people infected with coronavirus infection in the world is more than 187 million 519 thousand, of which more than 4 million 049 thousand people have died (as of 17:05 CET on 14 July 2021).