In early January, Iran seized a South Korean tanker and its crew in the Persian Gulf.
Some 860,000 homes were without electricity, according to the Tokyo Electric Power Company, but power was gradually being restored.
“This case illustrates the potential damage to national security inherent in transactions carried out by Israeli citizens, vis-à-vis foreign parties."
Military officials in Naypyidaw warned protesters they would be shot with "real bullets" if they breach police lines.
"Everyone in the street came out banging everything they got . . . shouting out prayer for the beloved leader."
"The United States removed sanctions on Burma ... based on progress toward democracy. The reversal of that progress will necessitate an immediate review... followed by appropriate action."
Chiune Sugihara defied his own government’s orders by issuing handwritten transit visas in 1940 to more than 6,000 Lithuanian Jews, enabling them to escape Nazi-occupied Europe.
A senior adviser to the leader of a large Muslim-majority country with no diplomatic ties to Israel heads a delegation that meets with Israeli counterparts in Tel Aviv.
The foreign ministries of the two countries have been holding secret talks over the past year.
Three different news outfits presented differently edited videos of the same event, stressing subtly different views of the story.
The State Department urged Azerbaijan to avoid using the pandemic to silence “civil society advocacy, opposition voices, or public discussion.”
Taiwan is a major investor in the autonomous region of Guangxi, with more than a thousand Taiwanese startups and close to $5 billion in exports.
Netanyahu said he would like to express his appreciation for the friendship forged between Israel and Japan, during which cooperation flourished between them.
There has been much speculation recently over Kim Jong-un's health, including the suggestion that was infected with COVID-19.
Anne Ayalon acknowledged on behalf of Magen David Adom the warm connection and the generous donation.
According to the Pakistani press, Sindh prosecutors filed an appeal to the Supreme Court against the Sindh High Court decision on April 22, and on April 28, and asked for an early hearing.
State media showed Kim cutting a ribbon outside the factory, with his sister Kim Yo Jong together with several senior North Korean officials.
US President Donald Trump negated rumors that Kim was in a “vegetative state,” or even that he was gravely ill.
Nati Hadad was arrested in 2017 and sentenced a year after for running an illegal medical clinic and a firearms offense.
AnGes noted that unlike attenuated vaccines, created by reducing the virulence of a pathogen, but still keeping it viable (or "alive"), DNA vaccines are safe, as they have no pathogenicity.
TAK-888 is a drug harvested from the blood plasma of recovered COVID-19 patients, to collect the antibodies.
The race was limited to only a few hundred top runners, with more than 30,000 amateur runners asked not to attend, because of the coronavirus outbreak in Japan.
Secretary Pompeo believes peace with Taliban will succeed if they cooperate with the Afghan government.
The diplomats are quarantined to make sure they did not become infected with coronavirus while rescuing Israeli citizens.
Netanyahu announced that Australia and Italy would be added to the list of countries with entry restrictions, joining Thailand, Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Macau, and China.
Four Israelis are being treated for the coronavirus in Japan under the strict supervision of an Israeli infectious diseases expert.
"We are no one's 'backyard’"
Also: Japanese officials on Saturday admitted that 23 of the Diamond Princess passengers had been cleared to leave by mistake.
"The report that there was a group of people here, some of whom are most likely infected and possibly carrying the virus, in the second week of February, is very worrisome."
When they disembark they will be transported directly to Sheba Medical Center at Tel Hashomer in Ramat Gan, according to Magen David Adom.