The Independent High Authority for Elections (ISIE) announced on Wednesday that 26 candidates had been approved for the early presidential elections scheduled for Sept. 15.
China's new ambassador to Russia Zhang Hanhui on Wednesday called on both countries to make joint efforts for more fruitful cooperation.
Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday visited Pakistan-controlled Kashmir amid the ongoing tension with India after the latter scrapped the special status of Indian-controlled Kashmir.
Attorney General Bob Ferguson of the U.S. state of Washington Tuesday challenged a decision by President Donald Trump's administration to introduce a new energy policy that would likely increase greenhouse gas emissions.
Mexico's Comprehensive Development Plan, which seeks to curb immigration from Central America, is rapidly generating jobs in the region, Mexican Secretary of Foreign Affairs Marcelo Ebrard said on Wednesday.
The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) on Wednesday revealed the intention to turn the humanitarian truce between the UN-backed government and the rival east-based army into a permanent cease-fire.
Xinhua photos of the day
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Jewish new immigrants arrive at Ben Gurion Int'l Airport near Tel Aviv, Israel
Trade tensions between Japan and S.Korea underpinned by bitter war memories
Chinese investment helps revive 80-year-old factory in Poland
War and sanctions dampen Eid celebrations in Syria
Chinese journalists association denounces severe violence against reporter
Economic Watch: China weathers trade headwinds with greater economic resilience
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U.S. "Flying Tigers" families cherish lasting bond with China
New subway cars built by Chinese company start operation in U.S. Boston