Biden calls Turkey's exit from treaty to protect women 'disappointing'

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Sexual misconduct in FBI

An AP investigative report has found that the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation faced six sexual misconduct allegations against senior FBI officials in the last


Fiji reports 33 fires in last 2 months

SUVA, Nov. 13 (Xinhua) -- There were 33 building fires in the last two months in Fiji, from which 162 families were impacted and the total estimated value of damages is 2.3 million Fijian dollars (ar


High-pressure oxygen therapy improves cognitive function of older adults: Israeli research

JERUSALEM, July 15 (Xinhua) -- Israeli researchers have found that innovative treatment in hyperbaric oxygen chamber improves cognitive function in healthy older adults, Tel Aviv University (TAU) sai


Russia calls U.S. accusations against China of spreading COVID-19 groundless

MOSCOW, May 14 (Xinhua) -- Moscow considers the U.S. accusations against China of spreading COVID-19 groundless, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said Thursday."There is no reason to bl

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