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Lebanese gov't receives 1st shipment of gasoline to secure supplies

BEIRUT, Jan. 4 (Xinhua) -- The Lebanese government received its first shipment of gasoline on Saturday as the government hopes to become a key player in the oil supply in Lebanon, the National News A

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Chinese, Mongolian leaders exchange New Year greetings

BEIJING, Jan. 3 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping and Mongolian President Khaltmaa Battulga exchanged New Year congratulations on Wednesday, pledging to enhance their countries' cooperation. I

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Turkey's Libya campaign meets regional opposition

At an extraordinary parliamentary session in Ankara, Turkey's parliament approved the bill by a margin of 325 votes to 184 (Credit: AP) Turkey's parliament has passed a bill allowing the natio

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18 killed in military plane crash in Sudan's West Darfur

KHARTOUM, Jan. 2 (Xinhua) -- A Sudanese military plane crashed on Thursday shortly after taking off from El Geneina airport in West Darfur State, killing 18, said the army. The Antonov 12 plane "cras

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4 killed, 5 wounded in gunmen attacks in eastern Iraq

BAGHDAD, Jan. 2 (Xinhua) -- A total of four people were killed and five injured on Thursday in two separate gunmen attacks in Iraq's eastern province of Diyala, a police source said. In the first att

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Fujian trounce Zhejiang 120-113 in CBA

JINJIANG, China, Jan. 2 (Xinhua) -- Five players scored in double-digits as the Fujian Sturgeons edged the visiting Zhejiang Lions 120-113 in the 24th round of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA

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San Francisco reports lowest rate of homicides in 56 years

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 1 (Xinhua) -- San Francisco witnessed a record low rate of homicides in more than half a century as only 41 killings were reported in the city in 2019, a local newspaper said Wedn

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