Russia records 21,887 COVID-19 cases in past 24 hours \
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Russia records 21,887 COVID-19 cases in past 24 hours

21-Jan-2021
Moscow [Russia], January 21 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia registered 21,887 COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, up from 21,152 the day before, taking the tally to 3,655,839, the coronavirus response centre said on Thursday.
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Rouhani hopes Biden will return to Obama-era Iran nuclear deal, calls Trump ‘tyrant’ \
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Rouhani hopes Biden will return to Obama-era Iran nuclear deal, calls Trump ‘tyrant’

20-Jan-2021
Tehran [Iran], January 20 (ANI): Iran's President Hassan Rouhani has called on United States President-elect Joe Biden to return to the 2015 nuclear deal and lift sanctions imposed on Tehran by outgoing President Donald Trump's administration.
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Russia’s chief rights official regrets absence of Russians in Trump’s pardons list \
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Russia’s chief rights official regrets absence of Russians in Trump’s pardons list

20-Jan-2021
Moscow [Russia], January 20 (ANI/Sputnik): Russian Ombudswoman Tatiana Moskalkova told Sputnik on Wednesday that the absence of Russian nationals among convicts pardoned by outdoing US President Donald Trump was regrettable and pointed to the prevalence of narrow political interests over human rights considerations.
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Russia registers 15 ceasefire violations in Syria, says Defense Ministry \
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Russia registers 15 ceasefire violations in Syria, says Defense Ministry

20-Jan-2021
Moscow [Russia], January 20 (ANI/Sputnik): The Russian side of the Russian-Turkish commission monitoring the implementation of the Syrian truce has registered 15 ceasefire violations in Syria over the past 24 hours, while the Turkish side has registered seven truce breaches, the Russian Defense Ministry said on Monday.
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Russia registers 21,152 COVID-19 cases in past 24 hours \
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Russia registers 21,152 COVID-19 cases in past 24 hours

20-Jan-2021
Moscow [Russia], January 20 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia registered 21,152 COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, down from 21,734 the day before, taking the tally to 3,633,952, the coronavirus response centre said on Wednesday.
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Will operationalise India’s Major Defence Partner status: Biden’s nominee for Defence Secretary \
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Will operationalise India’s Major Defence Partner status: Biden’s nominee for Defence Secretary

20-Jan-2021
Washington [US], January 20 (ANI): While reiterating the threat posed by China to the US, President-elect Joe Biden's nominee for Defense Secretary Lloyd J. Austin on Tuesday (local time) said during his Senate confirmation hearing that he will operationalise India's "Major Defence Partner" status and build upon the US-India existing strong defence cooperation.
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Vladimir Putin, Russian President Takes a Dip in Icy Waters as Believers Mark Orthodox Epiphany \
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Vladimir Putin, Russian President Takes a Dip in Icy Waters as Believers Mark Orthodox Epiphany

20-Jan-2021
Russian President Vladimir Putin took a dip in icy waters on Tuesday as believers across the country marked the Orthodox Christian celebration of Epiphany in the same manner. Putin, dressed in nothing but a pair of blue swimming trunks, immersed himself in the freezing water of a cross-shaped pool near Moscow on Tuesday.
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Will review US force presence in Mideast to address Russia, China challenges: Biden’s nominee for Defense Secy \
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Will review US force presence in Mideast to address Russia, China challenges: Biden’s nominee for Defense Secy

20-Jan-2021
Washington [US], January 20 (ANI/Sputnik): President-elect Joe Biden's nominee for Defense Secretary, Lloyd Austin, said during his Senate confirmation hearing that he will review the US force presence in the Middle East to address challenges from Russia and China.
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France registers 23,608 new COVID-19 cases, 656 deaths \
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France registers 23,608 new COVID-19 cases, 656 deaths

20-Jan-2021
Paris [France], January 20 (ANI/Xinhua): France registered 23,608 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, bringing its accumulative total since the outbreak of the epidemic to 2,938,333, data from the health authorities showed on Tuesday.
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India, Brazil understand Russia, China are threats to their people, claims Pompeo \
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India, Brazil understand Russia, China are threats to their people, claims Pompeo

20-Jan-2021
Washington [US], January 20 (ANI): In a parting shot against China and Russia, US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo on Tuesday (local time) claimed that India and Brazil have understood that Beijing and Moscow are threats to their people.
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