#COVID-19

France sees record in new coronavirus infections, with more than 16,000 cases in 24 hours

France reported a new record for daily coronavirus infections on Thursday a day after the government announced new restrictions on bars and restaurants in major cities which have provoked an outcry from local politicians and business owners.

Spain begins 10-day mourning for COVID-19 pandemic victims

Spain begins 10-day mourning for COVID-19 pandemic victims

China urges US to meet and strengthen cooperation in fight against pandemic

China urges US to meet and strengthen cooperation in fight against pandemic

President of European Council urges EU member states to open borders as soon as possible

President of European Council urges EU member states to open borders as soon as possible.

GOP senators introduce bill permitting Trump to sanction China over failure to cooperate on COVID-19

GOP senators introduce bill permitting Trump to sanction China over failure to cooperate on COVID-19

Iran unveils nano-test kit for coronavirus

Iran unveils nano-test kit for coronavirus

Kremlin spokesperson Dmitry Peskov infected with coronavirus

Russian presidential spokesperson Dmitry Peskov has been infected with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), he personally confirmed the news, reports TASS.

Artsakh extends state of emergency for 30 days

Artsakh extends state of emergency for 30 days.

Cannes Rules Out Physical Edition For Now, Will Host Screenings at Fall Festivals

Cannes Rules Out Physical Edition For Now, Will Host Screenings at Fall Festivals

Trump says US intelligence had not warned him of COVID-19 threat until late January

The reports that the first warnings of US intelligence about the danger of the novel coronavirus were sent to US President Donald Trump in early January are not accurate. The US leader announced about this on his Twitter page on Sunday.

Armenian nuclear physicist develops ozone generator to help in COVID-19 response

Armenian scientists at the Alikhanian National Science Laboratory headed by Ani Aprahamian have developed an ozone generator which can sterilize areas of up to 140 cubic meters every hour.

Kiev-Yerevan chartered flight to be carried out on April 28

The Embassy of Armenia in Ukraine reports that a Kiev-Yerevan chartered flight will be carried out on April 28.

Putin says COVID-19 situation under full control in Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated Russians on the Orthodox Christian Easter on a televised address, and also spoke of the steps being taken by the authorities to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus in the country.

China: US tries to shift focus from its own flaws in working with COVID-19

China accuses the US administration of trying to shift the focus from its own flaws in working with coronavirus, spreading the theory that the global pandemic was caused by a leak of pathogen from a Chinese lab.

Von der Leyen: Many were not there on time when Italy a needed a helping hand at the very beginning

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen again apologized publicly that all EU member states could not come to the aid of Italy on time amid the coronavirus pandemic.

COVID-19 latest updates: 1,925,528 confirmed cases globally

The number of people infected with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) around the world has reached 1,925,528, according to the data released by coronavirus research centers.