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Mexico, Jul 1 (Prensa Latina) In nine of the Mexican federal entities there will be elections for governors, and 30 of the 32 will have local elections in addition to the federal vote (President, Deputies and Senators of the Congress of the Union).

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Hanoi, Jul 1 (Prensa Latina) As a sign of growing interest in Latin America, Vietnam sent two of its Deputy Prime Ministers to the region with an agenda of marked commercial and cooperation interest.

Luanda, Jul 1 (Prensa Latina) The National Coordinator of the Program to Fight against Malaria, Jose Franco Martins, warned of the rising in cases of the disease, the first cause of death in Angola, today reported the evening news program.

New Delhi, Jul 1 (Prensa Latina) An earthquake of magnitude 4.0 on the Richter scale hit today the Indian city of Sonipat, in the northern state of Haryana, about 60 kilometers from this capital, although no victims or material damages were reported.

Mexico, Jul 1 (Prensa Latina) At 8:00 am the 157,000 polling stations have opened today and the candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador was the first to line up at his polling place, located south of this capital.

New Delhi, Jul 1 (Prensa Latina) At least 47 people died today after a bus fell into a ravine in the northern Indian state of Uttarakhand, as reported today in this capital.

Ramallah, Jul 1 (Prensa Latina) From the beginning of the protests on March 30, the Israeli army killed 135 Palestinians in the Gaza Strip and injured another 15,000, the Ministry of Health of that territory reported today.

By Yasiel Cancio Vilar, special envoy

Moscow, Jul 1 (Prensa Latina) Soccer World Cup saw Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo readied to leave Russia in the round of 16, but along with the two biggest players of the last decade, all the continental champions also went back home.

Beijing, Jul 1 (Prensa Latina) The Communist Party of China (CPC) is now 97 years old, and is focused on achieving the dreams of establishing a moderately well-off society and turning the country into a modern socialist state by the middle of the century.

Cuba´s anti-drug policy and draft on constitutional reforms are among the highlights of the latest issue of the Havana Reporter, published June 30.

Relations between Cuba and the United Sates, including calls from the latter for broader ties with the island are also discussed in this publication .

Other articles focus on the Caribbean nation´s cultural life, highlighted by Italian actor Franco Nero´s recent visit to Havana to shoot scenes for a joint-production with his hosts.

The issue also takes a look at Cuba´s world class long jumper Juan Miguel Echevarría and his latest performances.

The Cuban medical brigade´s support to Guatemalans following the tragedy caused by recent eruptions of the Volcano of Fire is also discussed as a major regional topic.

Damascus, Jul 1 (Prensa Latina) Russian troops shot down several unmanned aerial vehicles (drones) after those devices, belonging to terrorist groups, attacked Hmeimim air base, in the northern Syrian province of Latakia.