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US sanctions on Russia amounts to 'bullying': China

US sanctions on Russia amounts to 'bullying': China

Beijing 'firmly rejects' fresh unilateral sanctions on Moscow by Washington, says Foreign Ministry spokeswoman

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Brazil reports more than 3,500 new COVID-19 deaths
16.04.2021

Brazil reports more than 3,500 new COVID-19 deaths

Over 73,100 new cases confirmed in country

US: Chicago releases video of police shooting 13 year old
16.04.2021

US: Chicago releases video of police shooting 13 year old

Family attorney says police bodycam footage makes clear that Adam Toledo was shot when he did not possess a weapon

Biden ready to take further action if Russia escalates
16.04.2021

Biden ready to take further action if Russia escalates

President holds out hopes for improved ties, says US 'not looking to kick off a cycle of escalation and conflict'

Former US VP undergoes surgery to implant pacemaker
15.04.2021

Former US VP undergoes surgery to implant pacemaker

Pence expected to fully recover in coming days after successful surgery, says Pence office

UN official: COVID-19 'moving much faster' in Yemen
15.04.2021

UN official: COVID-19 'moving much faster' in Yemen

Mark Lowcock says new wave of infections raised two times number of confirmed cases in just six weeks