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Iran temporarily frees 54,000 prisoners to combat spread

Iran temporarily frees 54,000 prisoners to combat spread 0

🕔12:05, 4.Mar 2020

Iran has temporarily released more than 54,000 prisoners in an effort to combat the spread of the new coronavirus disease in crowded jails. Judiciary spokesman told reporters that the inmates were temporarily released after testing negative for Covid-19 and posting

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Facebook removes two Middle East-focused fake account networks

Facebook removes two Middle East-focused fake account networks 0

🕔12:39, 3.Mar 2020

Facebook said it had removed two networks of fake accounts linked to digital marketing firms in Egypt and India which were pushing dueling narratives about countries in the Gulf on the Facebook and Instagram platforms. Facebook, in its first monthly

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Israeli exit polls say victory could be within Netanyahu’s grasp

Israeli exit polls say victory could be within Netanyahu’s grasp 0

🕔12:35, 3.Mar 2020

Victory in a cliffhanger Israeli election seemed to be within Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s grasp, with exit polls showing him just one seat short of a governing right-wing bloc in parliament.Netanyahu, Israel’s longest-serving leader, responded to the projections by tweeting

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South Korea sect leader to face probe over deaths

South Korea sect leader to face probe over deaths 0

🕔15:08, 2.Mar 2020

The leader of a religious sect in South Korea will be investigated over some of the country’s coronavirus deaths. The city government of the capital Seoul has asked prosecutors to charge Lee Man-hee, the founder of the Shincheonji Church, and

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At least 18 dead after train rams into bus in Pakistan

At least 18 dead after train rams into bus in Pakistan 0

🕔14:57, 2.Mar 2020

At least 18 people were killed and dozens injured after a collision between a passenger train and a bus at a crossing near Rohri, in South Pakistan. The Pakistan Express train was travelling from Karachi to Rawalpindi when it hit

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If Afghans sit together we can find a solution for Afghanistan

If Afghans sit together we can find a solution for Afghanistan 0

🕔15:29, 1.Mar 2020

The United States signed a deal with Taliban insurgents on Saturday which could pave the way to a full withdrawal of foreign soldiers from Afghanistan. The deal was signed in the Qatari capital Doha by U.S. special envoy Zalmay Khalilzad

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If Afghans sit together we can find a solution for Afghanistan – Former Taliban ambassador

If Afghans sit together we can find a solution for Afghanistan – Former Taliban ambassador 0

🕔15:26, 1.Mar 2020

The United States signed a deal with Taliban insurgents on Saturday which could pave the way to a full withdrawal of foreign soldiers from Afghanistan. The deal was signed in the Qatari capital Doha by U.S. special envoy Zalmay Khalilzad

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US confirms first death of ‘high-risk’ patient

US confirms first death of ‘high-risk’ patient 0

🕔15:22, 1.Mar 2020

The US has reported its first death from the new coronavirus, in the north-west state of Washington. Officials said the patient was a man in his 50s with underlying health conditions. However, the patient had not travelled to any high-risk

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U.S. and Thai marines take part in annual amphibious assault drill

U.S. and Thai marines take part in annual amphibious assault drill 0

🕔12:42, 29.Feb 2020

U.S. and Thai marines took part in an annual amphibious assault drills at a Thai naval base in eastern Chonburi province. The drill was part of the 39th annual Cobra Gold, a war games event attended by soldiers from 27

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Iran’s deaths at least 210, hospital sources say

Iran’s deaths at least 210, hospital sources say 0

🕔12:37, 29.Feb 2020

According to the sources in Iran’s health system, at least 210 people in the country have died as a result of the new coronavirus disease. Most of the victims are from the capital, Tehran, and the city of Qom, where

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