Indonesia reports 6,030 new daily COVID-19 infections, 110 fatalities

Some 6,030 COVID-19 infections were recorded in Indonesia Saturday, pushing the caseload to more than 567,700, according to the Antara News.   The National news agency said that COVID-19 killed 110 people within the last 24 hours, as the death toll in the country nears 17,600.   More than 470,450 people have recovered from the respiratory and highly contagious disease,

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Jerusalem Patriarch condemns Israeli extremists’ attempt to burn Gethsemane Church

His Beatitude Theophilos III, Patriarch of Jerusalem, Saturday, condemned the attempt of Israeli extremists at burning the Church of Gethsemane in Jerusalem today.   Theophilos III issued a statement describing this attempt as a “racist crime” that exposes Israeli radical mentality in targeting churches and their properties.   His Beatitude said “this radical act is a crime inspired by an

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UNA, AZERTAC to organize workshop on “Digital Content Production Skills”

The Union of OIC News Agencies (UNA-OIC) is launching a series of virtual workshops on: “Digital Media Initiatives to Confront Epidemics and Disasters” for the benefit of media professionals in member agencies and various media outlets.   UNA Acting Director-General Ahmad Qarni said: “The workshops, to be administered by a group of international media experts, aim to empower media professionals

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FM says lack of Arab concerted effort on regional crises ‘unnatural’

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Ayman Safadi said Saturday that developing a more comprehensive strategy that would increase the Arab role in solving regional conflicts is crucial.   In the 16th edition of the IISS Manama Dialogue on regional challenges, Safadi emphasized the importance of cooperation and coordination with the international partners in approaching regional issues. However, he highlighted

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