Dubai’s Emirates airline announced Thursday that it would open an airbridge to Lebanon to provide support to the country after an enormous blast rocked the nation’s capital, Beirut, last week.Emirates
The UAE detects 277 new cases of the novel coronavirus after conducting over 68,000 COVID19 tests, which raises the total number of confirmed infections in the country to 63,489.-Developing
Kuwait reported no news deaths but 701 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of confirmed infections in the country to 74,486, the Ministry of Health announced on
A sample of frozen chicken wings imported from Brazil has tested positive for the novel coronavirus in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen, the latest in a series of reports of contaminated imported food products.
Iran recorded 174 deaths from coronavirus and 2,625 new cases on Thursday to take its death toll to more than 19,000 and total cases to 336,324, the Health Ministry said.For more coronavirus news,
Iran’s coronavirus death toll passes 19,000 as the number of daily reported new cases continues to surge, an Iranian health official says. -Developing
Saudi Arabia’s Ambassador to Switzerland calls for the extension of the arms embargo on Iran, adding that Tehran smuggles weapons to militias to disturb the peace in the Middle East. -Developing
Turkey will continue its drilling operations in the eastern Mediterranean until August 23, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday.Erdogan said that the only solution to Turkey’s
German authorities worked through the night to clear a backlog of coronavirus tests from travellers after it emerged 900 people who were positive for COVID-19 had yet to be informed.