Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Sahrawi President Talks with African Leader about Next Summit 20 de junio de 2018, 18:02Algiers, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) The President of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR), Brahim Ghali, spoke today with the head of the African Union (AU) Commission, Moussa Faki, about the Sahrawi conflict, with a view to the summit of the body. Uruguay Beats Saudi Arabia, Moves forward at Russia 2018 World Cup 20 de junio de 2018, 16:29Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) Uruguay beat Saudi Arabia 1-0 here today during the actions of group A at the Russia 2018 World Cup and entered the round of 16. Floods Leave at Least 19 Dead in Cote d'Ivoire Yamoussoukro, Jun 20(Prensa Latina) At least 19 people died in the Ivorian city of Abidjan due to floods caused by heavy rains in the last hours, local media reported today. Uganda to Boost the Use of Nuclear Energy Kampala, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) Uganda´s Ministry of Energy announced today that the use of nuclear energy will be part of its priorities until 2023, and by 2025 it plans to have 29 nuclear power plants. Nigeria Reports 97 Cholera Deaths So Far This Year Abuja, June 20 (Prensa Latina) The Cholera outbreak has killed so far 97 people and infected 6,850 in Nigeria this year, official sources indicated today. At Least Ten Killed in Collapse at Zambian Copper Mining Dump Lusaka, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) At least Ten people were killed and another 10 injured when a Zambian dump for copper mining waste collapsed today, police said. Kenya President to Travel to Ethiopia for South Sudanese Peace Nairobi, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta will travel to Ethiopia on Thursday to take part in the peace process in South Sudan, official sources announced today. Fight Against Terrorists Leaves Thousands Displaced in Philippines Manila, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) New combats between the Philippine army and the terrorist group Maute, associated with the Islamic State (IS), on the island of Mindanao forced about 11,700 people to leave their homes, official sources reported today. BioCubaFarma Carries Out Some 400 Research Projects Havana, June 20 (Prensa Latina) The BioCubaFarma Group has nearly 400 research projects, many of them focused on oncology and neurological disorders, developed in accordance with global biotechnology trends. European Commission Calls for Informal Summit on Migration Brussels, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) The President of the European Commission (EC), Jean-Claude Juncker, convened an informal working meeting with leaders of the member states to debate the issue of migration. Afrcan Union Highlights Contributions of Tourism to African Economies Addis Ababa, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) The African Union (AU) said today that tourism supports around 21 million jobs in the continent with a value of more than $160 million USD, surpassing the manufacturing and banking sectors. Zak Yacoob Suggests S.A. Government to Specify Goals on Lands 20 de junio de 2018, 10:56Pretoria, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) Renowned lawyer Zak Yacoob recommended the South African government to clearly present its objectives on properties and lands and how to achieve them, when talking during the opening of a conference in the coastal city of Durban. Ethiopia Appointed New Central Bank Governor, Reforms Continue Addis Ababa, June 20 (Prensa Latina) The Ethiopian government appointed a new governor of the Central Bank as it follows the major economic reforms implemented in the previous two months, official media announced today. Gender-Based Violence on the Rise in South Africa Pretoria, June 20 (Prensa Latina) Gender-based violence in South Africa increased 117 percent from 2015 to 2017 and the murder rate of women exceeded 117 percent, official sources reported today. North Africa in the Vanguard of Development Goals; says AU Addis Ababa, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) The North African region reported more progress than any other in reaching the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) by 2030, according to a new report published today by the African Union (AU). Angolan Press Discloses Bills for Autonomy Luanda, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) The six bills that will sustain the local autonomies in Angola were published today by the press, which also announced the extension of the process of public consultations to the provinces of Cabinda and Cuando Cubango. South Sudan Rebel Leader Arrives in Ethiopia to Meet Kiir Addis Ababa, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) The rebel leader, Riek Machar, arrived in Ethiopia today to meet with the president of South Sudan, Salva Kiir, as part of the talks to try to negotiate the end of a five-year civil war. Eritrean President to Engage in Talks with Ethiopia Asmara, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) Eritrean President Isaias Afewerki said today he would dispatch a delegation to Addis Ababa to ''a constructive engagement with Ethiopia'' after a call for negotiations by the new Ethiopian Prime Minister, Abiy Ahmed. Syrian Army Mustering for Anti-terrorism Campaign in Daraa Damascus, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) A large military convoy is reinforcing units of the Syrian Army today in the southern province of Daraa, where government forces are preparing a strong offensive against terrorist groups based in that territory, Sweida and surrounding areas. Terrorist Activity Threatens Education in Burkina Faso Ouagadougou, Jun 19 (Prensa Latina) The terrorist attacks in Burkina Faso contributed to the backwardness of the teaching activity, especially in the north of the country, where close to a thousand students lost their last tests due to insecurity, the government reported today.