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Asia / Oceanía

New Delhi, Jul 31 (Prensa Latina) Over a hundred Indian military veterans called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi to deal with the growing number of attacks against Muslims and Dalits, the basis of the rigid Hindu caste system.


New Delhi, July 31 (Prensa Latina) Heavy rains that hit the western Indian state of Gujarat killed at least 186 people and caused severe economic damage, the State Emergency Operations Center reported today.


31 de julio de 2017, 06:23Islamabad, July 31 (Prensa Latina) Celebrated by the opposition and criticized by government sectors, the disqualification of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today creates uncertainty in Pakistan over the silence of the army, a key factor in national politics.


Beijing, Jul 30 (Prensa Latina) China celebrated Sunday the 90th anniversary of the People Liberation Army, a special commemoration in which President Xi Jinping stressed the need of mustering a strong modern military able to ''defeat all invading enemies'' and ''safeguard world peace.''


Beijing, Jul 30 (Prensa Latina) China has strongly urged South Korea and the United States to respect China''s concerns and stop the deployment of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system. Tensions in the region escalated after North Korea carried out a new missile test and Washington and Seoul responded with live missile firing drills on Saturday.


Moscow, Jul 30 (Prensa Latina) Tensions have escalated anew this weekend in the Korean Peninsula after Pyongyang carried out a new live missile test and the U.S. and Seoul responded with a missile firing drill.


New Delhi, July 29 (Prensa Latina) India will become the world''s largest milk producer over the next decade, with a considerable advantage over the European Union (EU), its closest competitor, today revealed a study released in the capital.


29 de julio de 2017, 07:37Islamabad, July 29 (Prensa Latina) The Pakistani army recovered during its current offensive over 110 square kilometers of a strategic valley located in tribal areas, used as a base by extremist groups, today revealed the body.


Manila, Jul 29 (Prensa Latina) The Filipino Army received two surveillance Cessna C208B airplanes coming from the United States, to support the struggle against terrorism in the south of the Phillipines, said local newspaper The Manila Times Friday.


Beijing, July 28 (Prensa Latina) Typhoon Nesat, the ninth typhoon of the year, will hit southeast China on Saturday, according to the National Meteorological Center (NMC), while issuing a yellow alert for typhoon Nesat on Friday morning.


Hanoi, July 28 (Prensa Latina) Vietnamese Prime Minister, Nguyen Xuan Phuc, headed the anti-dengue fever campaign in this nation that, without the virulence shown in other Asian countries, is greater than that of other years.