Armenian gymnast reaches finals of Tokyo Olympics

Armenian national team gymnast Artur Davtyan reached the finals of the Tokyo Olympics in the vault. He scored 14.866 points and finished second in his subgroup. The athlete from South Korea became the first with the same score. Artur …

Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan settle border incident

Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan have agreed on the inadmissibility of any work on the disputed section of the border, where the shootout took place today. A meeting of border guards of the two countries was held today in the Batken district …

Another shortened working week in Dagestan

In Dagestan, due to the holidays, for the second week in a row, the weekends coincide with non-working days. This week Dagestanis are resting due to the celebration of the Muslim holiday Eid al-Adha. The next week begins with …

Turkey passes 65 mln-dose mark in COVID vaccinations

Turkey has administered more than 65 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines since it launched a mass vaccination campaign in January, according to figures released on July 23, Hurriyet daily news reports. The country is …

Azerbaijan appoints new Chief of General Staff of Army

Karim Veliyev has been appointed Chief of the General Staff of the Azerbaijani Army, Trend reported on July 23. President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev signed an order on the release of Lieutenant General Karim Valiyev from the post …

COVID-19: 16 regions of Kazakhstan in ‘red zone’

16 regions of Kazakhstan are in the ‘red zone’, the highest in a three-tier system used in Kazakhstan in terms of spread of the coronavirus infection, Kazinform reports. As of July 24, Nur-Sultan, Almaty and Shymkent cities …