Brazil reports 33,536 new coronavirus cases, 836 deaths

Sharjah 24 - Reuters: Brazil recorded 33,536 additional confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours, as well as 836 deaths from the disease, the Health Ministry said on Tuesday.


Australia's Victoria state reports 15 new COVID-19 cases

Sharjah 24 - Reuters: Australia's coronavirus hot spot of Victoria on Wednesday said new coronavirus cases nearly halved against the previous day as the state looks to ease some restrictions as early as next week.


Mainland China reports 10 new COVID-19 cases

Sharjah 24 - Reuters: Mainland China reported 10 new COVID-19 cases as of Sept. 22, up from 6 a day earlier, the country's national health authority said on Wednesday.


Mexico's confirmed coronavirus deaths approach 75,000

Sharjah 24 - Reuters: Mexico's confirmed coronavirus caseload rose to 705,263 on Tuesday, according to updated data from the health ministry, along with a reported death toll of 74,348.


Putin vaunts Russian coronavirus vaccine at UN

Sharjah 24 – AFP: President Vladimir Putin in a speech at the United Nations on Tuesday boasted of Russia's creation of the world's first coronavirus vaccine, though it has not completed large-scale clinical trials.


US ‘deeply concerned’ by Houthis' aggression

Sharjah 24 – KUNA: The US expressed "deep concern" over the Houthis' aggression, supported by Iranian weapons shipments in violation of UN arms embargoes.