Bangladeshi Health and Family Welfare Minister Zahid Maleque (C, front) and Chinese Ambassador to Bangladesh Li Jiming (R, front) attend a joint press conference on fighting against the COVID-19 in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Feb. 25, 2020.
The Australian state government of New South Wales (NSW) has told individuals and businesses to prepare for a possible COVID-19 pandemic, warning that the novel virus is likely to converge with the winter flu season in the coming months, placing extreme pressure on the state's healthcare system.
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke over phone with Qatari Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani on Wednesday over bilateral ties and regional issues, said the U.S. State Department.
After the xenophobic shooting in Hanau that killed nine people, German politicians across most parties have sharply criticized growing right-wing extremism in their Ash Wednesday speeches.
Egypt is committed to the course of negotiations sponsored by the United States and the World Bank regarding on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) despite Ethiopia's announced non-participation, the Egyptian foreign ministry said on Wednesday.
The U.S. government's record 4.8-trillion-U.S.-dollar budget for the 2021 fiscal year, which continues the spending priorities in recent years, has revealed the administration's favor for more defense spending and decreased funding for health programs.
Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo delivers speech during campaign meeting in Paris, France
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