France’s President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday it would take “decades” for a candidate like Ukraine to join the EU, and suggested building a broader political community of democratic states around the bloc.
Jordan called on the international community to put pressure on the Israeli regime to cease demolishing Palestinian homes in the occupied West Bank, and rescind a threat to destroy Palestinian educational centers.
Researchers in the UK have warned that it will be essential to carry out community-based sampling in addition to symptomatic testing if the ongoing transmission of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) is going to be properly understood and controlled.
Editor's note: The following is a full text written by Chinese State Councilor Wang Yi, who is also foreign minister. The article focuses on how China has coped and dealt with the spread of novel coronavirus and how it has shared information and advanced international cooperation.
Completing a year of community service would improve the integration of refugees into German society and their acceptance by the public, the general secretary of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative party said on Saturday.
At more than 3,300 meters above sea level, in the department of Cuzco, women are beating infertile soil and frost to grow organic food and revive community work practices that date back to the days of the Inca Empire in Peru such as the ‘ayni’ and ‘minka’.
Director general of World Health Organization (WHO) lauded the Iranian community-based programs, and said that other countries of the world, including Pakistan, should benefit from Iran’s experience by using the same model.
The Chairman of the Geneva Center for Human Rights Advancement and Global Dialogue Dr. Hanif Al Qassim appealed to the world community to provide financial, technical and material assistance to Bangladesh and the UN in providing adequate housing and shelter to the approximately 700,000 Rohingyan refugees — entrenched in Bangladesh — after fleeing persecution and oppression in Myanmar.