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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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Tajikistan ready to take in up to 100,000 Afghan refugees

Tajikistan is preparing to take in up to 100,000 refugees from neighbouring Afghanistan where fighting has escalated as United States-led troops withdraw, a senior Tajik official said on Friday. Taliban insurgents are gaining control of …

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Premier League players, staff ordered to get vaccinated

The England Government has ordered the Premier League players and staff to get their vaccinations done with both doses in order to keep the league running, in case there is a winter lockdown imposed due to the COVID-19 cases rising. The …

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Russia reports over 23,800 daily COVID-19 cases

Russia confirmed 23,811 COVID-19 cases over the past day, bringing the total case tally to 6,078,522, the anti-coronavirus crisis center told reporters on Friday. The number of coronavirus cases in Russia grew by 0.39% in relative …

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Georgia reports 2,460 new COVID-19 cases

Georgia has reported 2,460 new cases of coronavirus, 1,082 recoveries and 20 deaths in the past 24 hours.  In total, 38,945 tests have been conducted around the country of which 20,419 tests were rapid tests, while the remaining …

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Final results of Sputnik V trials to be ready by October

The final results of the Sputnik V vaccine’s clinical trials will be ready by October. The results of the trials of other Russian vaccines will be ready by the end of 2021 - early 2022, Russian Health Minister Mikhail Murashko said on …

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