Daily Archives: June 20, 2020

  • Egypt Calls for U.N. Intervention in Talks on Ethiopia’s Grand Renaissance Dam

    Cairo, Egypt on Friday called on the United Nations Security Council to intervene to restart talks on the hydroelectric dam being built by Ethiopia on the Blue Nile near the border with Sudan, Reuters reported.
    Talks over the Grand Ethiopian …

  • Mexico Blows Past 20,000 Coronavirus Deaths

    Mexico City, Coronavirus deaths in Mexico today surpassed 20,000 after the health ministry reported 647 new fatalities and 5,030 new confirmed cases, Reuters reported.
    Total cases now stand at 170,485, with 20,394 fatalities.

    Source: Saudi Press Agency…

  • Brazil Passes 1 Million Coronavirus Cases

    Rio De Janeiro, Brazil today passed 1 million coronavirus cases and approached 50,000 deaths, according to Reuters.
    Second only to the United States in both cases and deaths, Brazil confirmed its first case of the novel coronavirus on Feb. 26. …

  • Weather Forecast for Saturday

    Riyadh, The General Authority of Meteorology and Environment Protection forecasted the weather for today as active winds in some parts of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, while partly cloudy, along with thunderstorms in the heights of Assir and Jazan.
    In …

  • Saudi Press: Saudi Arabia Stands Firmly with Fraternal Countries

    Riyadh, Saudi newspapers highlighted in their editorials today a number of issues, at local, regional, and international arenas.
    Al-Yaum newspaper reported in its editorial that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia stands firmly with fraternal countries and supports their sovereignty and …

  • Russia Reports Just Under 8,000 New Coronavirus Cases

    Moscow, Russia on Saturday reported 7,889 new cases of the novel coronavirus, pushing its nationwide case tally to 576,952 since the crisis began, Reuters reported.
    The national coronavirus response centre said 161 people had died in the last 24 hours, …