U.S. President Donald Trump's official withdrawal of the country from the World Health Organization (WHO) is "an act of true senselessness," U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Twitter.
A quicker solution with international cooperation is needed to address the tax challenges arising from the digitalization of economies amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) said after a recent meeting.
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Thursday that the United States is "very hopeful" to continue dialogue with the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) at various levels, though the latter has signaled its unwillingness to do so.
South Sudan, the youngest nation in the world, marked nine years of independence on Thursday, without an official public event.
The University of California (UC) has announced plans to file suit against the U.S. federal government over an order barring international students from staying in the country if they attend U.S. universities that offer only online courses during the COVID-19 crisis.
Egypt confirmed on Thursday 950 new COVID-19 infections and 53 fatalities, bringing the total cases registered in the country to 79,254 and the death toll to 3,617, said the health ministry.
Door-to-door tests for suspected COVID-19 cases carried out in Argentina
Singapore PM votes for country's general election
Greek parliament ratifies bill regulating protests, thousands march in Athens
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Bolivia's interim president tests positive for COVID-19
China refutes U.S. accusations over South China Sea military exercises
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