Basic priorities of Swedish Chairpersonship presented in OSCE in Vienna VIENNA. KAZINFORM - The first special meeting of the Permanent Council of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) took place on January 14 in Vienna on the occasion of Sweden's assumption of the chairpersonship to the Organization this year, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Epidemiological situation in Slovakia improving but only slightly – Health Minister BRATISLAVA. KAZINFORM - The situation in connection with the novel coronavirus pandemic is slightly improving in Slovakia but about 90 people are still dying from COVID-19 every day, Health Minister Marek Krajci (OLaNO) said on Friday, TASR reports.
Chinese mainland reports 115 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases BEIJING. KAZINFORM - The Chinese mainland on Friday reported 130 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases, of which 115 were locally transmitted and the rest arrived from outside the mainland, the National Health Commission said Saturday, Xinhua reports.
Number of COVID-19 fatalities worldwide surpasses 2 mln MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - The total number of fatalities due to the coronavirus worldwide has surpassed 2 mln, according to TASS’ calculations based on official statements by authorities as well as conclusions by experts and media outlets, TASS reports.