WORLD News List

Several people killed in train accident in Denmark

STOCKHOLM, Jan 2 (BERNAMA-NNN-SPUTNIK) -- Several people have been killed in a railway accident in Denmark, which occurred due to the heavy braking of the freight train on the Great Belt Bridge, which links the Danish islands of Zealand and Funen, the Funen police said on Wednesday.

Korean peace process at crucial juncture in 2019: Minister

South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha on Wednesday emphasised the importance of pulling off a significant accomplishment this year in the nascent peace process on the peninsula, Yonhap news agency reported.

Sanctions cost Venezuela 20 billion USD in 2018: President

CARACAS, Venezuela, Jan 2 (BERNAMA-NNN-PRENSA LATINA) - International sanctions against Venezuela, cost the South American country 20 billion U.S. dollars in 2018, President Nicolas Maduro said, on Tuesday.     

Australian gov't closes major immigration detention facilities

The government has stopped the boats, got the children out of detention and closed the once-full immigration detention facilities.

Cuba reiterates intention to coexist in peace with U.S.

SANTIAGO DE CUBA, Cuba, Jan 2 (BERNAMA-NNN-ACN) - Raul Castro, first secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba, on Tuesday, reiterated the willingness of his nation, to coexist in peace with the United States, despite their political differences. 

Morocco dismantles illegal immigration network

The police also arrested eight others, suspected of illegal immigration, the statement added, noting that, three cars were also seized.

Boat capsize kills at least 12 in northern Ethiopia

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, Jan 2 (BERNAMA-NNN-ENA) - At least 12 people were killed after a boat capsized Monday night, in Tana Lake, in Ethiopia's northern Amhara regional state, state media reported, on Tuesday.