Iran’s senior diplomat to Pakistan has reacted to some recent projections of certain Pakistani media against Tehran-Islamabad relations and said expansion of bilateral ties between the two neighboring states is not pleasant to ill-wishers and third parties.
The spokesman for Yemen’s Armed Forces censured Saudi Arabia for waging a war against the impoverished Arab country over destruction of two civilian vessels in the strategic Red Sea, vowing that Yemeni troops and allied fighters will respond to the act of aggression.
Kim Yo-jong, the sister of North Korea’s leader, said another summit with the US would only be useful for Washington at this point, adding her country had no intention of “threatening the US,” according to state media.
A Turkish court opened the way on Friday for Hagia Sophia to be restored as a mosque, threatening to set off an international furor around a World Heritage site cherished by Christians and Muslims alike for its religious significance, stunning structure and as a symbol of conquest.
With just over a year to go until the Tokyo Olympics, medical experts say the event could pose a grave health risk to the Japanese public, predicting that few people will have coronavirus antibodies and that vaccines will not be widely available.