A Kansas woman who died in early January 2020 is now listed as the first known person to die with COVID-19 in the United States, according to local media reports.
The coronavirus pandemic is the defining crisis of our time, Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO) Tedros Ghebreyesus stated, TASS reports.
Cherepovets Metallurgical Plant, one of the largest integrated steel production plants in the world (CherMK, part of the Severstal Russian Steel division), has put into commercial operation a ball rolling mill No. 3 (SHPS-3). The new equipment made it possible to master the production of grinding balls with a diameter of 80-100 millimeters. Such products are in demand among the enterprises of the mining and gold mining industry in Russia, as well as in the countries of Central Asia and the Caucasus - such as the Republic of Kazakhstan, Armenia, Tajikistan.
On Thursday, 26 August, a fire broke out in the warehouses of a military unit in the south of Kazakhstan, which provoked a series of ammunition explosions.
A senior Chinese diplomat said on Tuesday that the labs of Fort Detrick and the University of North Carolina (UNC) in the United States should be subject to "transparent investigation with full access" for the origins tracing of COVID-19.
Charlie Watts, drummer of the legendary rock band The Rolling Stones, has died at the age of 81. This was announced by the official representative of the musician Bernard Doherty. Sad news soon appeared on the team’s Twitter page.
The Commonwealth of Independent States is developing a draft statement on the protection of the electoral rights of citizens and guarantees of the electoral sovereignty of states. The document was discussed at a meeting of the expert group today in an online format, BelTA learned from the press service of the CIS Executive Committee.
The Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) proposes to develop a single electronic platform for the exchange of legal information. The draft concept for the creation of the platform was considered today by experts from the Commonwealth countries at an online meeting. This was reported by the press service of the CIS Executive Committee.