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África / Medio Oriente

Kathmandu, Nov 29 (Prensa Latina) Of 753 temples damaged or destroyed during the April 2015 earthquake that shook Nepal, only 83 were rebuilt and another 56 are in many phases of reconstruction, official sources revealed today.

Santiago de Chile, Nov 29 (Prensa Latina) Chile''s ambassador to the United Kingdom, Rolando Drago, assumed the presidency of the 30th session of the Assembly of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), a position he will hold for two years.

Luanda, Nov 29 (Prensa Latina) The Angolan government is seeking a fourth telecommunications operator to offer mobile and fixed telephony services, as well as cable television, in order to break the monopoly that exists in the sector today.

Damascus, Nov 29 (Prensa Latina) At least half a million Syrian children returned to clases this year, showing the priority given by the Government to the formation of minors and youths, asserted today an educational source.

United Nations, Nov 29 (Prensa Latina) UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, has called today to comply with a two-State solution to end 50 years of Israeli occupation in Palestine and finally proclaim it as an independent state.

Damascus, Nov 29 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian government assigned ther equivalent of some 12.5 million dollars for the beginning of reconstruction in the northeastern province of Deir Ezzor, informed today government sources.

Damascus, Nov 29 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian government has allocated about $12.5 million USD for the beginning of reconstruction in the northeastern province of Deir Ezzor, government sources said today.

Pretoria, Nov 29 (Prensa Latina) Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa reportedly said that his government''s priority is to boost the economy, to create jobs and to increase the income of citizens.

Pretoria, Nov 29 (Prensa Latina) Veteran South African politician Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma reportedly received the support of the Free State province in her aspirations to occupy the presidency of the African National Congress (ANC), with a wide lead over her rival Cyril Ramaphosa.

Damascus, Nov 29 (Prensa Latina) Syrian Parliament President Hamoudah Sabbagh has called for an end to all forms of external interference against this Arab country, and to stop supporting, financing and arming terrorist groups.

United Nations, Nov 29 (Prensa Latina) The U.N. Special Envoy for Syria, Staffan de Mistura, met the eve in Geneva with representatives of the permanent members of the Security Council in order to prepare the eighth round of peace negotiations.