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Singapore to lift curbs on Australia, Vietnam visitors

Iran's authorities are weighing a week-long shutdown of Tehran, the capital, and several other provinces severely affected by the outbreak.

September 30, 2020

US imposes sanctions on Syrian individuals, entities

The US on Wednesday blacklisted 13 entities and six individuals in a fresh round of sanctions aimed at cutting off revenue for the Syrian government.

September 30, 2020

Japan govt ordered to pay damages over Fukushima crisis

A Japanese high court on Wednesday ordered the government and the operator of the disaster-hit Fukushima nuclear power plant to pay 1 billion yen.

September 30, 2020

Iraq pledges to protect diplomats after US embassy shutdown threat

Iraq will protect foreign mission buildings and ensure only the state has weapons, PM Mustafa al-Kadhimi said, after the US warned it could shut down its Baghdad embassy.

September 30, 2020