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Seven killed, 7 injured as driver rams car into crowd in China

BEIJING, March 22 (Bernama) -- Seven people were killed and seven others were injured after a man rammed his car  into a crowd in China's central province of Hubei, Sputnik news agency reported, quoting local media on Friday.

Turkish foreign minister slams US decision on Golan Heights

ANKARA, March 22 (Bernama) -- Turkey's foreign minister on Thursday slammed United States (US) President Donald Trump's tweet on the occupied Golan Heights, Anadolu Agency reported, quoting the minister's tweet. 

Trump says time to recognise Israel's sovereignty over Golan Heights

WASHINGTON, March 22 (Bernama) -- US President Donald Trump on Thursday said that it is time for the United States to recognise Israel's sovereignty over the occupied Golan Heights, which it seized from Syria in 1967, reported Xinhua news agency, quoting Trump's tweet.

44 dead after blast rocks industrial park in east China

NANJING, March 22 (Bernama) -- Death toll has risen to 44 and 90 others were seriously injured after an explosion ripped through an industrial park Thursday afternoon in Yancheng, east China's Jiangsu Province, Xinhua news agency reported, quoting rescue headquarters on Friday.

New Zealand stays silent to mourn Christchurch massacre victims

CHRISTCHURCH (New Zealand), March 22 (Bernama) -- New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern joined a national silence in mourning the Christchurch massacre victims on Friday afternoon, Xinhua new agency reported.

US sanctions two Chinese firms for helping North Korea evade sanctions

WASHINGTON, March 22 (Bernama) -- The United States on Thursday sanctioned two Chinese shipping companies for helping North Korea evade sanctions, demonstrating its resolve to keep pressure on the regime until it dismantles its nuclear weapons programme, Yonhap news agency reported.

US coast guard ship due at Jeju Port next week

SEOUL, March 22 (Bernama) -- A United States (US) Coast Guard vessel, with a mission to help enforce United Nations-led sanctions against North Korea, will pull into South Korea next week, Yonhap news agency reported, quoting a defence source here Friday.