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África / Medio Oriente

18 de agosto de 2017, 00:18Kampala, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) More than a million South Sudanese citizens are now in Ugandan assistance camps, said statistics by the UN High Commisioner for Refugees (UNHCR) published by a local newspaper Friday.


Pretoria, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) The New Development Bank (NDB), former Brics Bank, opened today in Johannesburg its first subsidiary out of Shanghai, China, and it was announced other representations of the bank will open in Brazil, Russia and India.


Kampala, Aug 18 (Prensa Latina) The number of Sudanese refugees in Uganda exceeded one million, said UN sources after confirming that this displacement crisis is the fastest growing in the world.


Pretoria, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) The National African Congres of South Africa (ANC) announced Thursday the destituion of deputy Makoshi Khoza as the president of the ANC Public Services and Administration Committee, two days after five of her colleagues refused to attend a meeting she was presiding.


Khartoun, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) The Sudanese government has launched a campaign to recover illegal weapons from ethnic groups, tribes, militias and communities in Darfur state, a local newspaper reported today.


Brusels, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) Belgian Federal Prosecution announced that Salah Abdeslam, only survivor of extremist group that executed Paris attacks on November 2015 will be judged in that country, reported local media today.


17 de agosto de 2017, 12:30United Nations, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Children''s Fund (UNICEF) has lamented today the deaths of at least 109 children in flooding and mudslides that affected some Sierra Leone regions on Monday.


Damascus, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) A Lebanese ministerial delegation is visiting Syria to revive some agreements signed between that neighboring country and Damascus in agriculture and industry, among others, official sources reported today.


17 de agosto de 2017, 11:59Luanda, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) The former Presidents of Cape Verde, Pedro Pires and Sao Tome and Principe, Manuel Pinto da Costa, arrived in Luanda on Thursday to attend as observers Angola's general elections next August 23.


United Nations, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) UN human rights experts have urged the European Union (EU) not to adopt measures that would lead to more deaths of migrants in the Mediterranean Sea, such as the code of conduct imposed on the rescue organizations.


Tehran, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) Iranian president, Hasan Rouhani, has called on the European Union (EU) to support to implementation of the Persian nation's nuclear deal with the G5+1 (United States, United Kingdom, Russia, France and China, plus Germany), according to HispanTV.