China reports fewest number of coronavirus cases since it started tracking disease in January

Authorities in China reported the fewest number of new cases of coronavirus since infections started being tracked in January, but the epidemic is continuing to spread rapidly elsewhere around the world Monday, rattling global stock markets. In the latest update from China's National Health Commission, the country said it detected 40 new cases of the virus in the past 24 hours, down from...

Syrian troops blocked American convoy in northern al-Hasakah – Defence Blog

Syrian soldiers and government supporters have blocked American troops as their convoy drove through an army checkpoint in the northern al-Hasakah governorate, according to Step News Agency.Local media reported that residents of the village of al-Kuzliya in the al-Hasakah province threw stones at the American army personnel, prompting a rare clash.A video posted on Step News Agency’s website...