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Brasilia, Aug 24 (Prensa Latina) Second Naval District in Salvador, Bahia''s state, confirmed todayat least 22 deaths, victims of a boat''s wreckage in Bahía de Todos los Santos.


United Nations, Aug 24 (Prensa Latina) The UN has today released USD$2.5m from the occupied Palestinian territories Humanitarian Fund (oPt Hf).


Dar es Salaam, Aug 24 (Prensa Latina) Tanzania will use drones to deliver medicines to health facilities across the country, which is a feasible trend to follow and it is taking force in Africa.


Bamako, Aug 24 (Prensa Latina) The decision approved today between rival Malian military consisted of allowing Sidi Mohamed Ag Ichrach''s return to his position as the Kidal''s governor which fulfils one of the main issues of an agreement signed between them.


Singapore, Aug 24 (Prensa Latina) The remains of a missing US sailor has been found and identified after the collision between the US destroyer John McCain and an oil tanker near Singapore, the US Navy said.


Beijing, Aug 24 (Prensa Latina) The Chinese government has unveiled a five-year plan on promoting integrated military and civilian development in the science and technology sector, official sources said today.


Canberra, Aug 24 (Prensa Latina) Organized crime costs more than $ 28.3 billion a year to Australia, and money laundering is listed as the main threat, the Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission (ACIC) reported today.


Mexico, Aug 24 (Prensa Latina) The head of Mexican Ministry of Interior Miguel Angel Osorio Chong demanded today to the Chamber of Deputies the approval of the draft of the Law on Forced Disappearances that have on their power.


Managua, Aug 24 (Prensa Latina) Millions of people worldwide could enjoy today the beautiful and moving landscape of an active volcano as Masaya in Nicaragua, thanks to the work by American filmmaker, Sam Cossman.


San Jose, Aug 24 (Prensa Latina) The cofounder and director of Govlab, Beth Simone Noveck, will give a lecture today on The Future of Open Data, as part of the events AbreLatam and ConDatos to debate the achievements and challenges of using public information.


Brasilia, Aug 24 (Prensa Latina) Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, who is arriving today in Recife with the Caravan of Hope, will meet with members of the More Doctors Program. The meeting in this capital of the northern state of Pernambuco is scheduled for 18:30 hours, local time, and will be preceded by a visit by the ex-president to the Cais do Sertao Museum, which pays tribute to the culture, history and the people of the Brazilian sertao region (backcountry).