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Bangkok, Dec 5 (Prensa Latina) Floods in southern Thailand have killed 15 people and left about 960,000 affected people, figures that could increase due to the severity of the damages.

Havana, Dec 5 (Prensa Latina) The IX Congress of Microbiology and Parasitology has begun its scientific sessions today with debates on the branches of medicine that study infectious diseases.

Washington, Dec 5 (Prensa Latina) The human brain is able to anticipate the information it will see, confirms a study with functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), published today by the Nature journal Scientific Reports.

Brasilia, Dec 5 (Prensa Latina) Former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva will continue today the third stage of his tour of Brazil with a visit to the Cariacica campus of the Federal Institute of Espírito Santo.

Montevideo, Dec 5 (Prensa Latina) Permanent solidarity between Cuba and Uruguay in health was demonstrated with the ophthalmological benefit of more than 75,000 patients when the first decade of the inauguration of the José Martí Ophthalmological Center is completed.

Rome, Dec 5 (Prensa Latina) At least 14.3 milion women and men in Europe and central Asia, are suffering food insecurity and malnutrition, said a study published here written by the United Nations Food and Agriculture (FAO).

Havana, Dec 4 (Prensa Latina) The Pedro Kouri Institute (IPK), leader in the study of infectious diseases and landmark in the country and the region, turned into its 80th anniversary focused on three major work fields: teaching, research and health care.

London, Dec 4 (Prensa Latina) The United Kingdom government has suspended a multimillion-pound foreign aid project amid allegations that money paid to a contractor in Syria was reaching the pockets of jihadist groups.

Lisbon, Dec 4 (Prensa Latina) The new victim was an 87 years old man who also and was in the hospital since last Nov. 7 according to authorities.

Kingston,Dec 4 (Prensa Latina) Jamaican Minister of Justice Delroy Chuck is proposing the suspension of licences of drivers with five or more outstanding tickets for traffic violations according to JIS website.

Mexico, Dec 4 (Prensa Latina) Guerrero has become the most violent state in Mexico and records more than 9,700 malicious homicides in four years and 10 months, particularly by criminal groups.