Rokna: Shipping company Hafnia said on Monday that one of its oil tankers had been hit by an unidentified external source that caused fire and explosion while the ship was discharging at Jeddah port in Saudi Arabia.
Rokna: Four Azeri servicemen have been killed in recent weeks in clashes in the Nagorno-Karabakh region, Azerbaijan's defense ministry said on Sunday, in the first report of casualties since a Russian-brokered ceasefire accord.
Rokna: US Democratic President-elect Joe Biden is considering naming Tom Donilon, a veteran diplomat and national security adviser to former President Barack Obama, as director of the CIA, a person familiar with the situation said on Wednesday.
Rokna: About half of all Republicans believe US President Donald Trump "rightfully won" the US election but that it was stolen from him by widespread voter fraud that favored Democratic President-elect Joe Biden, according to a new Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll.
Rokna: A total of 21 people have been executed in Iraq after they were convicted of charges related to terrorism, the Interior Ministry said in a statement.
Rokna: Ethiopian forces have liberated a town in the northern Tigray region, the government's emergency task force said late on Sunday, accusing local leaders of taking 10,000 prisoners from the town as they fled.
Rokna: Germany does not expect a coronavirus vaccine to be available before the first quarter of 2021, according to a copy of its national vaccine strategy.