Source: Socialist Republic of Vietnam
* In the report “The World’s Women 2020: Trends and Statistics”, the United Nations has called for action in the context that the COVID-19 crisis threatens to erode the limited gains that have been made over the past 25 years.
* The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) approved a sanctions exemption for Doctors Without Borders, to support the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) tackle COVID-19.
* At the online meeting of the UNSC, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov promoted the idea of collective security in the Gulf region, aiming to create a mechanism for the collective response to many threats and challenges in the region.
* The Israel Defense Forces announced it had uncovered a tunnel penetrating dozens of meters from the Gaza Strip into Israeli territory.