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Jakarta, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) Indonesia''s Disaster Mitigation Agency warned on Thursday of the growing risk of forest fires in the coming days due to extreme drought.


Manila, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) At least 100 women members of the Philippine Army and police will be sent to the city of Marawi to rebuild the war-ravaged area, military sources said.


Ulan Bator, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) The Mongolian Science Academy will collaborate with the Japanese Science University of Okayama (OUS) in dinosaur studies, thanks to the signing of a memorandum of understanding today.


Tokyo, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc. on Tuesday started freezing the remaining part of the soil around No.1 to No.4 reactors at its disaster-crippled No.1 nuclear power plant.


Tehran, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) Iran warned today that it has the ability to restart the uranium enrichment process by 20 percent in five days in response to violations of the nuclear agreement by the United States.


Freetown, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) The 600 people missing in the mudslides two weeks ago here, along with about 500 dead confirmed, would raise the number of fatalities to 1000, according to unofficial sources.


Santiago de Chile, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) Times change and in this case favorably for Chile, with the acceptance of the Constitutional Court (TC) to the bill of law on the so-called therapeutical abortion.


Rome, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) A total of two people killed, 39 wounded, 2, 600 evacuees and considerable material damage is the balance today of the quake that shook the Italian island of Ischia.


Quito, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) About 31 environmental projects are opting for the Latin American Green Awards, whose fourth edition starts today in the Ecuadorian city of Guayaquil.


Caracas, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela''s President Nicolas Maduro today saluted the 12th anniversary of the signing by Cuba and Venezuela of the Sandino Commitment, which started a massive eye health care plan.


Belmopan, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina)The National Evangelic Association of Belize (NEAB) criticized today the draft bill project of the Belizean government to decriminalize the possession of cannabis or marijuana.