After Trump’s Middle East Plan, Israel Defence Chief Wants to Extend Sovereignty to Illegal...

Israel Defence Minister Naftali Bennett said that history had given Israel a one-time opportunity to apply Israeli law to the West Bank settlements, which he described with Hebrew names

Deutsche Bank’s Loss Greater Than Expectations in Fourth Quarter and Full Year

The top German bank posted a loss of 1.6 billion euro ($1.78 billion) loss in the fourth quarter of 2019, bringing the total loss for the year to 5.7 billion euros.

Oil Prices Plunge amid Spread of Coronavirus, Rising Crude Inventories

Prices had steadied in recent days, after a rout pushed them to three-month lows as investors tried to assess damage from the virus to economic growth and demand for crude and its products.

‘Hidden’ Animal Spreading Deadly Chinese Coronavirus: Lancet Study

The genetic sequences of the samples were nearly identical, which indicates a very recent emergence of the virus into humans, according to the researchers.

Russia to Shut Border With China to Prevent Spread of Coronavirus: PM

Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin told a government meeting that the order had been signed 'to take measures to close the border (with China) in the Far East,' Russian news agencies reported.

China Orders Increased Food Production over Virus Price Rises

Officials said some local initiatives to curb the spread of coronavirus, such as roadblocks to stop travel between provinces, had also obstructed produce supply chains.