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Africa / Middle East

Kabul, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) More than 20 people died, including a Taliban commander, in a suicide attack perpetrated by the Islamic State in the province of Sar-i-Pul, in northern Afghanistan, police chief Abdul Qauom Baqizoi, said.

18 de julio de 2018, 00:15Addis Ababa, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) The African Union (AU) organizes a workshop with the participation of representatives of the public and private sectors of the member states to promote synergies among their programs, based on continental development.

17 de julio de 2018, 16:54Damascus, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of tribes and clans of the Syrian central region ratified today their support to the national army in its confrontation with terrorist groups in order to achieve stability in this Middle Eastern country.

17 de julio de 2018, 15:47Damascus, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Syrian security forces entered today the liberated city of Busra al-Sham and the municipality of Hrak, in the southern province of Deraa, with the purpose of guaranteeing the stability of these demarcations.

17 de julio de 2018, 15:11Juba, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) South Sudanese insurgents led by former Vice President Riek Machar announced today their acceptance of the power-sharing plan proposed by the government of President Salva Kiir Mayardit, today reported official sources.

17 de julio de 2018, 14:56United Nations, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) The humanitarian coordinator for the Occupied Palestinian Territory, Jamie McGoldrick, demanded today urgent measures to prevent a further deterioration of the situation in Gaza, following the intensification of movement restrictions.

Abuja, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari conveyed his condolences to the families of the 44 dead people registered so far due to the floods after heavy rains in the northwest of the country.

Havana, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) The President of Cuba, Miguel Diaz-Canel, is attending today in this capital the closing day of the 24th Meeting of the Sao Paulo Forum.

Brasilia, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) President Michel Temer travelled to Cape Verde today to participate in the 12th Summit of the Community of Portuguese-speaking Countries (CPLP), where Brazil will hand over the leadership of the organization to the host nation of the meeting.

New Delhi, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) The Minister for Foreign Affairs & Regional Integration of Ghana, Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey is on an official visit to India from 16-19 July 2018.

Pretoria, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) South Africa prepares the last details of the celebrations throughout this country for Nelson Mandela''s centenary tomorrow, an icon of the struggle against apartheid, and organizes donations and aid for the most needed sectors of the nation.