Two Koreas agree to end mutual hostility, move toward denuclearization and peace

Two Koreas agree to end mutual hostility, move toward denuclearization and peace

🕔14:41, 27.Apr 2018

DUSHANBE, 26.04.2018 /NIAT “Khovar”/.  South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un have confirmed that their countries seek denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, as follows from a joint declaration issued in the wake of their talks on

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South, North Korea leaders gear up for historic DMZ summit on Friday

South, North Korea leaders gear up for historic DMZ summit on Friday

🕔10:13, 26.Apr 2018

DUSHANBE, 26.04.2018 /NIAT “Khovar”/. The North and South Korean heads of state, Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in, will launch their historic meeting along the de-militarized zone (DMZ) on Friday morning, the Yonhap news agency reported. The inter-Korean summit in Panmunjom,

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SCO FMs to meet in Beijing

SCO FMs to meet in Beijing

🕔14:00, 19.Apr 2018

DUSHANBE, 19.04.2018 /NIAT “Khovar”/.  Foreign ministers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) will meet in Beijing next Tuesday to prepare for the SCO summit, which will be held in east China’s Qingdao City in June, according to Xinhua News Agency.

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Armenian parliament elects ex-president as prime minister

Armenian parliament elects ex-president as prime minister

🕔14:57, 18.Apr 2018

DUSHANBE, 18.04.2018 /NIAT “Khovar”/.  The Armenian parliament on Tuesday elected Serzh Sargsyan as the country’s new prime minister. Sargsyan, the sole candidate, received the support of 77 legislators. Seventeen were against, reported TASS. Some opposition members of parliament were absent

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Russia’s Putin says ISIS has been defeated in Syria

Russia’s Putin says ISIS has been defeated in Syria

🕔17:08, 5.Apr 2018

DUSHANBE, 05.04.2018. /NIAT “Khovar”/. Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that ISIS had been defeated in Syria, but it retains its destructive potential and can attack countries around the world, Interfax news agency cited him as saying. “It is

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2018 Presidential Election Campaign Officially Kicks Off in Russia

2018 Presidential Election Campaign Officially Kicks Off in Russia

🕔12:06, 19.Dec 2017

The Chairperson of the Russian Central Election Commission (CEC) Ella Pamfilova has launched a countdown to the Russian presidential election at Monday’s commission meeting, reported TASS. On December 15, the Federation Council ordered to call the Russian presidential election on

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Death toll in China earthquake rises to 19 people

Death toll in China earthquake rises to 19 people

🕔16:17, 9.Aug 2017

DUSHANBE, 09.08.2017. /NIAT “Khovar”/. At least 19 people have died and 247 have been wounded in an earthquake that hit China’s south-western province of Sichuan on Tuesday evening. China Central Television reported on Wednesday that authorities continued search and rescue

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38 militants killed in Afghan operations within day

38 militants killed in Afghan operations within day

🕔16:18, 7.Aug 2017

DUSHANBE, 07.08.2017. /NIAT “Khovar”/. About 38 armed militants have been killed and 36 others injured as Afghan security forces launched military and cleanup operations across the country over the past 24 hours, Xinhua news agency reports citing the Afghan Defense

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Leaders of US, South Korea call North Korea “growing direct threat”

Leaders of US, South Korea call North Korea “growing direct threat”

🕔11:28, 7.Aug 2017

DUSHANBE, 07.08.2017. /NIAT “Khovar”/.  US President Donald Trump and his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in during a telephone conversation on Sunday agreed that North Korea poses a serious threat to most countries in the world, TASS reports citing a statement

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Trump nominates California businesswoman U.S. ambassador to France

Trump nominates California businesswoman U.S. ambassador to France

🕔16:38, 4.Aug 2017

DUSHANBE, 04.08.2017. /NIAT “Khovar”/. U.S. President Donald Trump has nominated California entrepreneur Jamie McCourt to be the U.S. ambassador to France, said the White House on Thursday. McCourt, as an entrepreneur and attorney, has founded and directed leading enterprises in

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Herat mosque blast kills dozens in Afghanistan

Herat mosque blast kills dozens in Afghanistan

🕔13:19, 2.Aug 2017

DUSHANBE, 02.08.2017. /NIAT “Khovar”/. Dozens of worshippers were killed and wounded when one suicide bomber blew himself up and a second opened fire inside a mosque in the capital of western Herat province late on Tuesday, Pajhwok Afghan News reports

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US Senate confirms Christopher Wray as new FBI chief

US Senate confirms Christopher Wray as new FBI chief

🕔11:39, 2.Aug 2017

DUSHANBE, 02.08.2017. /NIAT “Khovar”/. The US Senate on Tuesday voted overwhelmingly to confirm the appointment of Christopher Wray as the new chief of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), TASS reports. According to the source, a total of 92 senators

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US actor George Clooney launches campaign to support education for Syrian children

US actor George Clooney launches campaign to support education for Syrian children

🕔11:31, 1.Aug 2017

DUSHANBE, 01.08.2017. /NIAT “Khovar”/. US actor George Clooney and his spouse Amal Clooney have launched a campaign to support education for Syrian refugees in Lebanon, TASS reports citing a statement at the website of the Clooney Foundation for Justice. According

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Abe, Trump discuss N.Korean missile launch

Abe, Trump discuss N.Korean missile launch

🕔16:14, 31.Jul 2017

DUSHANBE, 31.07.2017. /NIAT “Khovar”/. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and US President Donald Trump on Monday discussed the latest North Korean missile launch over the phone. “I completely agreed with President Trump on the recognition that we must take further

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At least 48 people injured in Barcelona train accident

At least 48 people injured in Barcelona train accident

🕔15:14, 28.Jul 2017

DUSHANBE, 28.07.2017. /NIAT “Khovar”/. At least 48 people are injured after a train accident at a station in Barcelona, Spain, TASS reports. The Catalan Emergency Services said the accident happened during rush hour Friday morning at the Estacion de Franca,

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Russian President Putin appoints Russia’s permanent representative to UN

Russian President Putin appoints Russia’s permanent representative to UN

🕔11:23, 28.Jul 2017

DUSHANBE, 28.07.2017. /NIAT “Khovar”/. Russian President Vladimir Putin has appointed Vasily Nebenzya to the position of the Russian Permanent Representative to the UN. The relevant decree was posted on the Kremlin’s website on Thursday, TASS reported. “To appoint Nebenzya Vasily

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11 bodies of migrants found on rescued dinghy off Libyan shores

11 bodies of migrants found on rescued dinghy off Libyan shores

🕔12:19, 26.Jul 2017

DUSHANBE, 26.07.2017. /NIAT “Khovar”/. Eleven bodies of migrants were found by rescuers in a dinghy in one of two operations off the coast of Libya, Xinhua reports citing the Italian Coast Guard. According to ANSA news agency, another 167 migrants

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Nearly 500 houses flooded in northeastern Japan due to heavy rain

Nearly 500 houses flooded in northeastern Japan due to heavy rain

🕔13:34, 25.Jul 2017

DUSHANBE, 25.07.2017. /NIAT “Khovar”/. Torrential rain over the weekend has left at least 485 houses flooded in Akita Prefecture, northeastern Japan, with more than 20,000 local residents still under evacuation orders, Kyodo agency reports citing the prefectural government. The Japan

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Sarah Sanders named new White House press secretary

Sarah Sanders named new White House press secretary

🕔13:25, 22.Jul 2017

DUSHANBE, 22.07.2017. /NIAT “Khovar”/. Sarah Sanders, Principle Deputy White House Press Secretary, will replace Sean Spicer as the new press secretary, Xinhua reports citing newly appointed White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci. “The president loves Sarah, he thinks she is

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Seoul reiterates its offer on top military officials’ dialogue with South Korea

Seoul reiterates its offer on top military officials’ dialogue with South Korea

🕔11:02, 21.Jul 2017

DUSHANBE, 21.07.2017. /NIAT “Khovar”/. The Defense Ministry of South Korea reiterated its offer to North Korea to hold bilateral talks at a level of top military officials in a bid to ease tensions between two neighboring countries, TASS news agency

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