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All Rights Reserved. 10 https://www.upi.com/ World News – UPI.com en-us Thu, 14 Jan 2021 8:25:44 -0500 World News – UPI.com https://www.upi.com/ https://www.upi.com/img/logo_rss.png South Korea’s Celltrion says its COVID-19 treatment cuts recovery time https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2021/01/14/South-Koreas-Celltrion-says-its-COVID-19-treatment-cuts-recovery-time/3761610629872/ 3761610629872 <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/3761610629872/2021/i/16106304463305/v1.5/South-Koreas-Celltrion-says-its-COVID-19-treatment-cuts-recovery-time.jpg”> South Korean pharmaceutical company Celltrion announced that its COVID-19 treatment candidate shortened recovery time by up to six days. <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/3761610629872/2021/i/16106304463305/v1.5/South-Koreas-Celltrion-says-its-COVID-19-treatment-cuts-recovery-time.jpg”> South Korean pharmaceutical company Celltrion announced that its COVID-19 treatment candidate shortened recovery time by up to six days. South Korea’s Celltrion says its COVID-19 treatment cuts recovery time World News,Food and Drug Administration, Phase II, COVID-19 Thu, 14 Jan 2021 08:21:32 -0500 South Korean court upholds ex-President Park’s 20-year prison sentence https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2021/01/14/South-Korean-court-upholds-ex-President-Parks-20-year-prison-sentence/6381610613083/ 6381610613083 <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/6381610613083/2021/upi_com/fb1473a32e26dc20bece858ce4c3f453/v1.5/South-Korean-court-upholds-ex-President-Parks-20-year-prison-sentence.jpg”> South Korea’s Supreme Court upheld the 20-year prison sentence of former President Park Geun-hye on Thursday, ending legal battles over corruption and abuse of power charges that have gone on since 2017. <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/6381610613083/2021/upi_com/fb1473a32e26dc20bece858ce4c3f453/v1.5/South-Korean-court-upholds-ex-President-Parks-20-year-prison-sentence.jpg”> South Korea’s Supreme Court upheld the 20-year prison sentence of former President Park Geun-hye on Thursday, ending legal battles over corruption and abuse of power charges that have gone on since 2017. South Korean court upholds ex-President Park’s 20-year prison sentence World News,Park Geun-hye, Moon Jae, Supreme Court Thu, 14 Jan 2021 04:18:04 -0500 China sees first COVID-19 death in months as WHO team arrives to probe pandemic’s origins https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2021/01/14/China-sees-first-COVID-19-death-in-months-as-WHO-team-arrives/2181610601099/ 2181610601099 <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/2181610601099/2021/upi/4c223489cea296f007ff03d20c75442b/v1.5/China-sees-first-COVID-19-death-in-months-as-WHO-team-arrives.jpg”> China reported its first COVID-19 death in eight months on Thursday as a team from the World Health Organization arrived in the Asian nation to investigate the virus’ origins. <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/2181610601099/2021/upi/4c223489cea296f007ff03d20c75442b/v1.5/China-sees-first-COVID-19-death-in-months-as-WHO-team-arrives.jpg”> China reported its first COVID-19 death in eight months on Thursday as a team from the World Health Organization arrived in the Asian nation to investigate the virus’ origins. China sees first COVID-19 death in months as WHO team arrives World News,Donald Trump, COVID-19 Thu, 14 Jan 2021 02:56:07 -0500 Deep freeze wreaks havoc in Spain following blockbuster Storm Filomena https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2021/01/13/Deep-freeze-wreaks-havoc-in-Spain-following-blockbuster-Storm-Filomena/1661610588379/ 1661610588379 <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/1661610588379/2021/upi_com/7e221dacd1acbb0c16a250ad06148005/v1.5/Deep-freeze-wreaks-havoc-in-Spain-following-blockbuster-Storm-Filomena.jpg”> After the blockbuster snowstorm slammed Spain late last week, frigid air produced one of Spain’s coldest mornings in at least the last 20 years. <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/1661610588379/2021/upi_com/7e221dacd1acbb0c16a250ad06148005/v1.5/Deep-freeze-wreaks-havoc-in-Spain-following-blockbuster-Storm-Filomena.jpg”> After the blockbuster snowstorm slammed Spain late last week, frigid air produced one of Spain’s coldest mornings in at least the last 20 years. Deep freeze wreaks havoc in Spain following blockbuster Storm Filomena World News,Weather & Climate Wed, 13 Jan 2021 20:47:15 -0500 Opposition leader pledges to return to Russia after recovery from poisoning https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2021/01/13/Alexei-Navalny-pledges-to-return-to-Russia-after-poisoning/6051610580080/ 6051610580080 <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/6051610580080/2021/upi_com/6a14698a9cc6115cdee102dc7a6c1c07/v1.5/Alexei-Navalny-pledges-to-return-to-Russia-after-poisoning.jpg”> Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny said he plans to return to Russia on Sunday after recovering in Germany from being poisoned. <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/6051610580080/2021/upi_com/6a14698a9cc6115cdee102dc7a6c1c07/v1.5/Alexei-Navalny-pledges-to-return-to-Russia-after-poisoning.jpg”> Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny said he plans to return to Russia on Sunday after recovering in Germany from being poisoned. Alexei Navalny pledges to return to Russia after poisoning World News,Alexei Navalny Wed, 13 Jan 2021 19:21:01 -0500 Report: More than 50 killed during Israeli airstrikes in Syria https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2021/01/13/Report-More-than-50-killed-during-Israeli-airstrikes-in-Syria/6181610560973/ 6181610560973 <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/6181610560973/2021/upi/624b5cb13de833a96b7322690852bcb9/v1.5/Report-More-than-50-killed-during-Israeli-airstrikes-in-Syria.jpg”> More than 50 people were killed in Israeli airstrikes in the Syrian province of Deir Ezzor Wednesday morning targeting Hezbollah, Iranian forces and their proxies, according to a human rights group. <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/6181610560973/2021/upi/624b5cb13de833a96b7322690852bcb9/v1.5/Report-More-than-50-killed-during-Israeli-airstrikes-in-Syria.jpg”> More than 50 people were killed in Israeli airstrikes in the Syrian province of Deir Ezzor Wednesday morning targeting Hezbollah, Iranian forces and their proxies, according to a human rights group. Report: More than 50 killed during Israeli airstrikes in Syria World News,Hezbollah Wed, 13 Jan 2021 13:34:56 -0500 U.S. ambassador to South Korea confirms departure https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2021/01/13/US-ambassador-to-S-Korea-confirms-departure-defends-alliance/9221610561662/ 9221610561662 <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/9221610561662/2021/upi/1c983f94c4924cde104eed61954f723c/v1.5/US-ambassador-to-S-Korea-confirms-departure-defends-alliance.jpg”> U.S. Ambassador to South Korea Harry Harris said he is leaving his post next week. <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/9221610561662/2021/upi/1c983f94c4924cde104eed61954f723c/v1.5/US-ambassador-to-S-Korea-confirms-departure-defends-alliance.jpg”> U.S. Ambassador to South Korea Harry Harris said he is leaving his post next week. U.S. ambassador to S. Korea confirms departure, defends alliance World News,North Korea, Donald Trump, Joe Biden, Black Lives Matter, Bradley, COVID-19 Wed, 13 Jan 2021 13:27:30 -0500 Japan to ban non-resident foreigners after finding new COVID-19 variant https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2021/01/13/Japan-to-ban-non-resident-foreigners-after-finding-new-COVID-19-variant/4681610558038/ 4681610558038 <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/4681610558038/2021/upi/f92bd9392c61d8f5a8386a6e01725b27/v1.5/Japan-to-ban-non-resident-foreigners-after-finding-new-COVID-19-variant.jpg”> Japan is to suspend entry of all non-resident foreigners, and foreign residents are to be deported if they violate quarantine regulations. <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/4681610558038/2021/upi/f92bd9392c61d8f5a8386a6e01725b27/v1.5/Japan-to-ban-non-resident-foreigners-after-finding-new-COVID-19-variant.jpg”> Japan is to suspend entry of all non-resident foreigners, and foreign residents are to be deported if they violate quarantine regulations. Japan to ban non-resident foreigners after finding new COVID-19 variant World News,Yoshihide Suga, COVID-19 Wed, 13 Jan 2021 12:27:27 -0500 Northern Chinese cities on lockdown as hundreds of COVID-19 cases reported https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2021/01/13/Northern-Chinese-cities-on-lockdown-as-hundreds-of-COVID-19-cases-reported/7541610555003/ 7541610555003 <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/7541610555003/2021/upi/0e414bf947ef7b8c5f6d01e4c02e534a/v1.5/Northern-Chinese-cities-on-lockdown-as-hundreds-of-COVID-19-cases-reported.jpg”> China is reporting a record number of COVID-19 cases in its northern region, prompting authorities to place cities on lockdown. <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/7541610555003/2021/upi/0e414bf947ef7b8c5f6d01e4c02e534a/v1.5/Northern-Chinese-cities-on-lockdown-as-hundreds-of-COVID-19-cases-reported.jpg”> China is reporting a record number of COVID-19 cases in its northern region, prompting authorities to place cities on lockdown. Northern Chinese cities on lockdown as hundreds of COVID-19 cases reported World News,Shanxi Province, COVID-19 Wed, 13 Jan 2021 11:33:40 -0500 Iran spurns South Korea request for release of tanker https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2021/01/13/Iran-spurns-South-Korea-request-for-release-of-tanker-after-meetings/2031610550503/ 2031610550503 <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/2031610550503/2021/upi_com/0ba0e29d51de5aae42c1940c26885cc6/v1.5/Iran-spurns-South-Korea-request-for-release-of-tanker-after-meetings.jpg”> Iran rejected South Korea’s request to release a Korea-flagged tanker Tehran’s armed forces seized earlier this month after meetings. <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/2031610550503/2021/upi_com/0ba0e29d51de5aae42c1940c26885cc6/v1.5/Iran-spurns-South-Korea-request-for-release-of-tanker-after-meetings.jpg”> Iran rejected South Korea’s request to release a Korea-flagged tanker Tehran’s armed forces seized earlier this month after meetings. Iran spurns South Korea request for release of tanker after meetings World News,Joe Biden Wed, 13 Jan 2021 10:43:31 -0500 Report: South Korea testing new missile as Pyongyang commits to nuclear program https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2021/01/13/Report-South-Korea-testing-new-missile-as-Pyongyang-commits-to-nuclear-program/8671610546845/ 8671610546845 <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/8671610546845/2021/upi_com/1f49d15c505d12c4434c9a04d8e6ca55/v1.5/Report-South-Korea-testing-new-missile-as-Pyongyang-commits-to-nuclear-program.jpg”> South Korea is developing a new submarine-launched ballistic missile. <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/8671610546845/2021/upi_com/1f49d15c505d12c4434c9a04d8e6ca55/v1.5/Report-South-Korea-testing-new-missile-as-Pyongyang-commits-to-nuclear-program.jpg”> South Korea is developing a new submarine-launched ballistic missile. Report: South Korea testing new missile as Pyongyang commits to nuclear program World News,North Korea, Kim Yo Jong, Moon Jae, Kim Jong Un Wed, 13 Jan 2021 09:34:39 -0500 With ICUs full, Lebanon tightens COVID-19 lockdown https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2021/01/13/With-ICUs-full-Lebanon-tightens-COVID-19-lockdown/6911610544172/ 6911610544172 <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/6911610544172/2021/upi_com/35610b92c7902becefe934248c2b2a5f/v1.5/With-ICUs-full-Lebanon-tightens-COVID-19-lockdown.jpg”> Lebanon, which entered a 25-day lockdown last week, tightened its measures to slow a dangerous surge in COVID-19 cases and ease pressure on hospitals whose intensive care units have reached full capacity. <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/6911610544172/2021/upi_com/35610b92c7902becefe934248c2b2a5f/v1.5/With-ICUs-full-Lebanon-tightens-COVID-19-lockdown.jpg”> Lebanon, which entered a 25-day lockdown last week, tightened its measures to slow a dangerous surge in COVID-19 cases and ease pressure on hospitals whose intensive care units have reached full capacity. With ICUs full, Lebanon tightens COVID-19 lockdown World News,Michel Aoun, Rafik Hariri, COVID-19 Wed, 13 Jan 2021 09:22:33 -0500 Italy begins largest mob trial in decades against Ndrangheta syndicate https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2021/01/13/Italy-begins-largest-mob-trial-in-decades-against-Ndrangheta-syndicate/7281610538863/ 7281610538863 <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/7281610538863/2021/upi_com/1cb3d2953ccb8b42457bef75e6a6fcec/v1.5/Italy-begins-largest-mob-trial-in-decades-against-Ndrangheta-syndicate.jpg”> Italy on Wednesday began its largest legal battle against organized crime in decades, putting more than 300 defendants on trial who are linked to the powerful Ndrangheta syndicate. <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/7281610538863/2021/upi_com/1cb3d2953ccb8b42457bef75e6a6fcec/v1.5/Italy-begins-largest-mob-trial-in-decades-against-Ndrangheta-syndicate.jpg”> Italy on Wednesday began its largest legal battle against organized crime in decades, putting more than 300 defendants on trial who are linked to the powerful Ndrangheta syndicate. Italy begins largest mob trial in decades against Ndrangheta syndicate World News, Wed, 13 Jan 2021 08:05:37 -0500 Kim Jong Un calls for nuclear strength, economic development as N. Korean congress closes https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2021/01/13/Kim-Jong-Un-calls-for-nuclear-strength-economic-development/5611610516472/ 5611610516472 <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/5611610516472/2021/i/16105172093484/v1.5/Kim-Jong-Un-calls-for-nuclear-strength-economic-development.jpg”> North Korean leader Kim Jong Un wrapped up a multi-day congress of the ruling Workers’ Party with calls for economic development and a powerful nuclear weapons program in a closing address. <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/5611610516472/2021/i/16105172093484/v1.5/Kim-Jong-Un-calls-for-nuclear-strength-economic-development.jpg”> North Korean leader Kim Jong Un wrapped up a multi-day congress of the ruling Workers’ Party with calls for economic development and a powerful nuclear weapons program in a closing address. Kim Jong Un calls for nuclear strength, economic development World News,North Korea, Kim Yo Jong, Kim Jong Un Wed, 13 Jan 2021 01:45:37 -0500 Pompeo cancels trip to Belgium amid turmoil https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2021/01/12/Pompeo-cancels-trip-to-Belgium-amid-turmoil/8551610484889/ 8551610484889 <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/8551610484889/2021/upi/6d45ac8ffc93378ba60a789bffbd4a8d/v1.5/Pompeo-cancels-trip-to-Belgium-amid-turmoil.jpg”> Secretary of State Mike Pompeo canceled Tuesday a trip to Belgium following the deadly U.S. Capitol riot. <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/8551610484889/2021/upi/6d45ac8ffc93378ba60a789bffbd4a8d/v1.5/Pompeo-cancels-trip-to-Belgium-amid-turmoil.jpg”> Secretary of State Mike Pompeo canceled Tuesday a trip to Belgium following the deadly U.S. Capitol riot. Pompeo cancels trip to Belgium amid turmoil World News,Mike Pompeo, Jens Stoltenberg, Mike Pence, Joe Biden Tue, 12 Jan 2021 17:25:53 -0500 Canadian PM Justin Trudeau shifts key cabinet posts https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2021/01/12/Canadian-PM-Justin-Trudeau-shifts-key-cabinet-posts/2341610477007/ 2341610477007 <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/2341610477007/2021/upi/b5aeecccb9b0d8cdd9e861645e223bcc/v1.5/Canadian-PM-Justin-Trudeau-shifts-key-cabinet-posts.jpg”> Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau shifted his cabinet after the resignation Tuesday of Navdeep Bains, minister of innovation, science and industry. <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/2341610477007/2021/upi/b5aeecccb9b0d8cdd9e861645e223bcc/v1.5/Canadian-PM-Justin-Trudeau-shifts-key-cabinet-posts.jpg”> Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau shifted his cabinet after the resignation Tuesday of Navdeep Bains, minister of innovation, science and industry. Canadian PM Justin Trudeau shifts key cabinet posts World News,Justin Trudeau Tue, 12 Jan 2021 16:06:42 -0500 Tokyo Olympics chief: Putting off Games again ‘absolutely impossible’ https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2021/01/12/Tokyo-Olympics-chief-Putting-off-Games-again-absolutely-impossible/5231610475648/ 5231610475648 <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/5231610475648/2021/upi_com/74a2548a732e6ba029116385b568018f/v1.5/Tokyo-Olympics-chief-Putting-off-Games-again-absolutely-impossible.jpg”> The chief of Tokyo’s Olympic organizing committee said Tuesday it would be “absolutely impossible” to postpone the Summer Games again due to the COVID-19 pandemic. <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/5231610475648/2021/upi_com/74a2548a732e6ba029116385b568018f/v1.5/Tokyo-Olympics-chief-Putting-off-Games-again-absolutely-impossible.jpg”> The chief of Tokyo’s Olympic organizing committee said Tuesday it would be “absolutely impossible” to postpone the Summer Games again due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Tokyo Olympics chief: Putting off Games again ‘absolutely impossible’ World News,Yoshiro Mori, COVID-19 Tue, 12 Jan 2021 14:37:35 -0500 Japan, South Korea in dispute over maritime vessel ‘breach’ https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2021/01/12/Japan-South-Korea-in-dispute-over-maritime-vessel-breach/4271610473914/ 4271610473914 <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/4271610473914/2021/upi_com/6170f34ac6349fe29e99cb2380e886fe/v1.5/Japan-South-Korea-in-dispute-over-maritime-vessel-breach.jpg”> Tensions are running high between South Korea and Japan as the two countries enter a new dispute over maritime activities in overlapping coastal waters. <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/4271610473914/2021/upi_com/6170f34ac6349fe29e99cb2380e886fe/v1.5/Japan-South-Korea-in-dispute-over-maritime-vessel-breach.jpg”> Tensions are running high between South Korea and Japan as the two countries enter a new dispute over maritime activities in overlapping coastal waters. Japan, South Korea in dispute over maritime vessel ‘breach’ World News,Choi Young Tue, 12 Jan 2021 13:30:58 -0500 Seoul mayoral candidate meets family of slain fisheries officer, promises change https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2021/01/12/Seoul-mayoral-candidate-meets-family-of-slain-fisheries-officer-promises-change/8351610470613/ 8351610470613 <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/8351610470613/2021/upi/a09eade9ef817178ed5bee259d17d4ef/v1.5/Seoul-mayoral-candidate-meets-family-of-slain-fisheries-officer-promises-change.jpg”> A South Korean politician who is running for mayor of Seoul said he met with the family of a slain fisheries official. <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/8351610470613/2021/upi/a09eade9ef817178ed5bee259d17d4ef/v1.5/Seoul-mayoral-candidate-meets-family-of-slain-fisheries-officer-promises-change.jpg”> A South Korean politician who is running for mayor of Seoul said he met with the family of a slain fisheries official. Seoul mayoral candidate meets family of slain fisheries officer, promises change World News,North Korea, Moon Jae Tue, 12 Jan 2021 12:07:38 -0500 Xi Jinping endorses revamping China’s legal system amid crackdown on Alibaba https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2021/01/12/Xi-Jinping-endorses-revamping-Chinas-legal-system-amid-crackdown-on-Alibaba/2461610466921/ 2461610466921 <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/2461610466921/2021/upi/0f1908274970bace9dddfad42a29afcd/v1.5/Xi-Jinping-endorses-revamping-Chinas-legal-system-amid-crackdown-on-Alibaba.jpg”> Chinese leader Xi Jinping could be consolidating power as the Chinese Communist Party reveals a new policy to revamp its legal system amid a crackdown on Alibaba, the country’s biggest e-commerce company. <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/2461610466921/2021/upi/0f1908274970bace9dddfad42a29afcd/v1.5/Xi-Jinping-endorses-revamping-Chinas-legal-system-amid-crackdown-on-Alibaba.jpg”> Chinese leader Xi Jinping could be consolidating power as the Chinese Communist Party reveals a new policy to revamp its legal system amid a crackdown on Alibaba, the country’s biggest e-commerce company. Xi Jinping endorses revamping China’s legal system amid crackdown on Alibaba World News,Xi Jinping, Jack Ma Tue, 12 Jan 2021 11:17:39 -0500 Human rights report says Israel an ‘apartheid state,’ not a democracy https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2021/01/12/Human-rights-report-says-Israel-an-apartheid-state-not-a-democracy/7901610460961/ 7901610460961 <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/7901610460961/2021/upi/f4df5fce3fb5b4cfa19b61b35c6ca5dd/v1.5/Human-rights-report-says-Israel-an-apartheid-state-not-a-democracy.jpg”> A human rights group said in a new analysis Tuesday that the Israeli government is not a parliamentary democracy, but rather practices an apartheid system that suppresses minority groups like Palestinians. <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/7901610460961/2021/upi/f4df5fce3fb5b4cfa19b61b35c6ca5dd/v1.5/Human-rights-report-says-Israel-an-apartheid-state-not-a-democracy.jpg”> A human rights group said in a new analysis Tuesday that the Israeli government is not a parliamentary democracy, but rather practices an apartheid system that suppresses minority groups like Palestinians. Human rights report says Israel an ‘apartheid state,’ not a democracy World News, Tue, 12 Jan 2021 10:21:49 -0500 Japan says ‘no’ to nuclear North Korea after Kim speech https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2021/01/12/Japan-says-no-to-nuclear-North-Korea-after-Kim-speech/2061610463092/ 2061610463092 <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/2061610463092/2021/upi/3fe4fcd8d01f0710df22a984cc63a3a4/v1.5/Japan-says-no-to-nuclear-North-Korea-after-Kim-speech.jpg”> Japan said it would “never accept” North Korea as a nuclear weapons state, after a statement from Kim Jong Un during the regime’s Eighth Party Congress. <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/2061610463092/2021/upi/3fe4fcd8d01f0710df22a984cc63a3a4/v1.5/Japan-says-no-to-nuclear-North-Korea-after-Kim-speech.jpg”> Japan said it would “never accept” North Korea as a nuclear weapons state, after a statement from Kim Jong Un during the regime’s Eighth Party Congress. Japan says ‘no’ to nuclear North Korea after Kim speech World News,North Korea, Kim Jong Un, Donald Trump, Joe Biden Tue, 12 Jan 2021 10:05:42 -0500 North Korea delegates at Party Congress resume wearing masks https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2021/01/12/North-Korea-delegates-at-Party-Congress-resume-wearing-masks/7221610459574/ 7221610459574 <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/7221610459574/2021/upi_com/e79eff6bdb9969f23b43c54b3ebc268b/v1.5/North-Korea-delegates-at-Party-Congress-resume-wearing-masks.jpg”> North Korea’s Eighth Party Congress continued with breakout sessions among delegates who for the first time were seen wearing face masks indoors. <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/7221610459574/2021/upi_com/e79eff6bdb9969f23b43c54b3ebc268b/v1.5/North-Korea-delegates-at-Party-Congress-resume-wearing-masks.jpg”> North Korea’s Eighth Party Congress continued with breakout sessions among delegates who for the first time were seen wearing face masks indoors. North Korea delegates at Party Congress resume wearing masks World News,North Korea, Kim Jong Un, COVID-19 Tue, 12 Jan 2021 09:15:17 -0500 Indonesian divers recover ‘black box’ from crash of Sriwijaya Air 737 https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2021/01/12/Indonesian-divers-recover-black-box-from-crash-of-Sriwijaya-Air-737/1991610454605/ 1991610454605 <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/1991610454605/2021/upi_com/b51b683adba134df43fae2e95a0df7d6/v1.5/Indonesian-divers-recover-black-box-from-crash-of-Sriwijaya-Air-737.jpg”> Search teams have recovered one of the critical flight recorders from an Indonesian airliner that crashed last weekend in the Java Sea, officials said Tuesday. <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/1991610454605/2021/upi_com/b51b683adba134df43fae2e95a0df7d6/v1.5/Indonesian-divers-recover-black-box-from-crash-of-Sriwijaya-Air-737.jpg”> Search teams have recovered one of the critical flight recorders from an Indonesian airliner that crashed last weekend in the Java Sea, officials said Tuesday. Indonesian divers recover ‘black box’ from crash of Sriwijaya Air 737 World News, Tue, 12 Jan 2021 08:07:14 -0500 Malaysian king declares state of emergency amid spike in COVID-19 cases https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2021/01/12/Malaysian-king-declares-state-of-emergency-amid-spike-in-COVID-19-cases/9441610438877/ 9441610438877 <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/9441610438877/2021/upi_com/6ddd271fbc45500b3d0799cc1413b0ce/v1.5/Malaysian-king-declares-state-of-emergency-amid-spike-in-COVID-19-cases.jpg”> The king of Malaysia on Tuesday declared a months-long national emergency in a bid to stymie skyrocketing coronavirus infections. <img src=”https://cdnph.upi.com/ph/st/th/9441610438877/2021/upi_com/6ddd271fbc45500b3d0799cc1413b0ce/v1.5/Malaysian-king-declares-state-of-emergency-amid-spike-in-COVID-19-cases.jpg”> The king of Malaysia on Tuesday declared a months-long national emergency in a bid to stymie skyrocketing coronavirus infections. Malaysian king declares state of emergency amid spike in COVID-19 cases World News,Johns Hopkins, COVID-19 Tue, 12 Jan 2021 04:27:26 -0500

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