According to the Chinese authorities, there are currently over 1,970 confirmed coronavirus cases in the country, while the death toll stands at 56. Other cases have been registered in Portugal, Canada, Thailand, Japan, South Korea, Vietnam, Singapore, Nepal, France, the US, Malaysia, and Australia.
TEHRAN (Sputnik) – Iran has prepared six satellites to be launched into space, while one more satellite is in the process of being assembled, the country’s Minister of Information and Communications Technology, Mohammad-Javad Azari Jahromi, has announced.
The long awaited publication of Trump's peace plan for the Israeli-Palestinian conflict might not be met with global praise, since many countries and even Palestinian National Authority (PNA), one of the key parties to the conflict, have cast doubt on how balanced and non-biased the deal will be.
TORONTO (Sputnik) – A coalition of Canadian protesters and activists gathered in front of the US Consulate in Toronto, demanding an end to US aggression and sanctions against Iran.
The already tense relationship between the United States and Iran deteriorated further after Iran's top military commander Qasem Soleimani was killed in the US targeted attack on the Baghdadi international airport in early January. Iran retaliated with airstrikes on the US military facilities in Iraq.
Earlier this month, the paradise in the Pacific Ocean descended into panic after people there received an alert on their phones that they were going to be bombed. They remained in fear for 15 minutes before the state refuted the emergency message on social media. However, it turned out that they could have been spared this time in limbo.
Russia's Alena Kostornaya, Anna Sherbakova, and Alexandra Trusova took all winner places in ladies single free skating in Graz, leaving their rivals far behind.