Category Archives: Medical & Health Care

US lifts arms embargo against Ukraine

A Special Representative of the US State Department for Ukraine negotiations, said the US has lifted its embargo on arms to Ukraine and will treat it like a normal country.

Kurt Volker said US will now supply Ukraine w…

US calls for clear dialogue on Code of Conduct in East Sea

The US is calling on ASEAN and China to talk transparently about the Code of Conduct in the East Sea, according to Patrick Murphy, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Southeast Asia. Negotiations will require input from …

Russia announces withdrawal from PACE

Russia is ready to leave the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), if necessary, and will not wait until the PACE decides to expel it, said Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Tuesday.

Russia …

Cuba condemns US anti-Havana activities in the UN

The Cuban Foreign Ministry on Tuesday denounced a US campaign to smear Cuba.

The Ministry asked the UN to open an immediate and strict investigation of Washington's activities against Havana and to stop similar act…

Afghan government and Taliban reach peace deal in Moscow

Russia's Special Presidential Envoy for Afghanistan Zamir Kabulov has said the Afghan officials and Taliban representatives reached an agreement to hold a peace negotiation in Moscow with the participation of t…

Condolences pour in over passing of President Tran Dai Quang

Many heads of state and government from foreign countries have sent their condolences to Vietnam over the death of President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam Tran Dai Quang.

In a message sent to Party leader Nguy…

Condolences pour in over passing of President Tran Dai Quang

Many heads of state and government from foreign countries have sent their condolences to Vietnam over the death of President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam Tran Dai Quang.

In a message sent to Party leader Nguy…

EU leaders reject May’s proposal on Brexit

Theresa May's proposed new economic partnership with the EU will not work, said Donald Tusk, head of the European Council on Thursday, noting that the proposal risks undermining the EU's single market.

He warned th…

2nd Eurasia Women’s Forum opens in Russia

The 2nd Eurasia Women's Forum opened Wednesday in Saint Petersburg with an exhibition called Made in Russia: Exports created by Women.

The 4-day forum, attended by Valentina Ivanovna Matvienko, Chairwoman of the …

North Korea ready to maintain close relations with China

The North Korea-China relationship is adapting to new demands, President Kim Jong-un said while thanking Chinese President Xi Jinping for having sent Special Envoy Li Zhanshu to attend North Korea's recent 70tha…

Skripal poisoning: Kremlin dismisses accusation of Russia’s ‘lying’

The UK's accusation of Russia's lying on the posoning of former spy Sergey Skripal and his daughter Yulia is unreasonable and inconvincible.

The Kremlin made the statement Friday after the interview of two suspect…

Skripal poisoning: Kremlin dismisses accusation of Russia’s ‘lying’

The UK's accusation of Russia's lying on the posoning of former spy Sergey Skripal and his daughter Yulia is unreasonable and inconvincible.

The Kremlin made the statement Friday after the interview of two suspect…

Vietnam Airlines to resume flights to Osaka

Vietnam Airlines will resume the HCM city to Osaka route next Tuesday (September 18) but with just one flight a day because of the limited operations of Kansai airport.

The air link between Vietnam and Osaka was disru…

Palestinian mission in Washington closes

Palestine's diplomatic mission in the US closed down on Thursday following a demand by the US intended to pressure the Palestinians to enter peace talks with Israel.

It was the latest point of contention between the …