WHO approves China's Sinopharm vaccine for emergency use It is the first time the WHO has given emergency use approval to a Chinese vaccine for any infectious disease.
Armenian Parliament OKs amendments to Electoral Code The electoral threshold for parties was lowered from 5% to 4%, while that of blocs was raised from the 7% to 8% or 10%.
Jerusalem։ Dozens hurt in Al-Aqsa mosque clashes Tensions have been rising over the potential eviction of Palestinians from land claimed by Jewish settlers.
Azerbaijan to withdraw peacekeepers from Afghanistan The U.S. began to withdraw its troops from Afghanistan on May 1. NATO forces are being withdrawn from the country too.