Almost 120,000 novel coronavirus cases registered worldwide in past day – WHO GENEVA. KAZINFORM - Nearly 120,000 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection were registered worldwide in the past day, with the overall number of such cases exceeding 6.5 million, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in its daily bulletin published on Friday night, TASS reports.
CSTO considering postponing military exercises due to pandemic MOSCOW. KAZINFORM – The timing of exercises to be held within the framework of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) may be adjusted depending on the COVID-19 epidemic situation, BelTA learned from the press service of the CSTO Joint Staff after the first staff meeting held to discuss the organization of joint exercises with the CSTO forces (collective forces) this year.
Weather without precipitation forecast in most regions of Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Inclement weather will rule the day in some regions of Kazakhstan on Saturday. The west and east of the country should brace for occasional showers with thunderstorms, squall, and hail. The rest of Kazakhstan will enjoy weather without precipitation, Kazinform has learnt from Kazhydromet.
Training workshop for media professionals in OIC countries on methods of vetting news in times of crises and spread of rumors JEDDAH. KAZINFORM – The Union of OIC News Agencies (UNA), in partnership with the Department of Information at the General Secretariat of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, and the Islamic Broadcasting Union (IBU), will organize a virtual workshop (via video) on Monday (8 June 2020) on «Methods for vetting news during crises spread of rumors (Covid-19)», UNA reports.