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Palestine Rejects UAE Aid Delivered on 1st Direct Flight to Israel

Palestine Rejects UAE Aid Delivered on 1st Direct Flight to Israel

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - The Palestinian government has refused medical aid transported by air through Israel by the UAE, a report said. - World news - The UN-facilitated flight carrying coronavirus supplies was delivered by an Etihad Airways plane that flew from the UAE to Tel Aviv, a controversial move. “The UAE authorities did not coordinate with the State of Palestine before sending the...

WHO Confirms 1st Coronavirus Case in Yemen

WHO Confirms 1st Coronavirus Case in Yemen

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The first coronavirus case in war-torn Yemen was confirmed by the World Health Organization (WHO). - World news - "The case is in isolation and treatment, all known contacts are being traced and quarantined," the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Twitter on Friday.  "WHO is working closely with (the health ministry) to ensure further rapid containment measures...

China Reports No New Cases of Covid-19 for 1st Time

China Reports No New Cases of Covid-19 for 1st Time

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - China reported that it had no new local cases of coronavirus infections over the past 24 hours for the first time since the outbreak began in December. - Science news - Beijing is still struggling to contain imported cases of the disease. Notably, the purported epicenter of the epidemic – Wuhan, in Hubei province – recorded no new locally-transmitted infections. The...

Qatar Sends 1st Consignment of Medical Aid to Iran amid Virus Epidemic

Qatar Sends 1st Consignment of Medical Aid to Iran amid Virus Epidemic

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Qatar said Sunday it was sending medical aid to Iran to help the country in its fight against the spread of the novel Coronavirus. - Politics news - Qatar’s official news agency said that the first consignment of the urgent aid was being dispatched to Iran including six tons of medical equipment and supplies. The aid dispatch comes upon directives from Qatar’s...

Syria’s Aleppo Airport Resumes Flights for 1st Time in 8 Years (+Video)

Syria’s Aleppo Airport Resumes Flights for 1st Time in 8 Years (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – A Syrian commercial flight landed at Aleppo airport on Wednesday from Damascus, marking the resumption of internal flights between Syria's two largest cities for the first time since 2012. - World news - Aleppo International Airport on Wednesday morning received the first flight from Damascus City as the airport was opened to air traffic after more than eight...