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Rome, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) To urban and peri-urban silviculture will be dedicated today a high-level dialogue on the second day of the 24th Forest Committee (COFO24) of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).

By Luisa Maria Gonzalez

Brussels, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuba today highlighted the progress in its relations with the European Union (EU) as an important achievement in the current context, marked by the resurgence of the anti-Cuban policy of the U.S. government.

17 de julio de 2018, 14:48Santiago, Chile, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) The series of scandals by ministers of the Chilean Catholic Church involved in sexual abuses with minors seems to be unstoppable, as new cases have been disclosed with participation of top church leaders.

Havana, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) A national contest for young Disc Jockeys calls on participants to mix the current underground music of the United Kingdom with Cuban elements of any genre and time.

Havana, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) The President of Cuba, Miguel Diaz-Canel, is attending today in this capital the closing day of the 24th Meeting of the Sao Paulo Forum.

London, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) The car and engine manufacturer, Rolls Royce, is exhibiting its first flying taxi at the International Air Show in Farnborough (United Kingdom), open until July 22.

Reykjavík, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) The head coach of the Icelandic football team, Heimir Hallgrímsson, resigned today after seven years of service.

Kabul, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) At least 62 Talibans, including a commander, were killed during attacks carried out by the Afghan Air Force in the southern province of Kandahar, in the last 24 hours, official sources reported today.

Santo Domingo, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Dominican Republic's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Miguel Vargas, called today for the adoption of global mechanisms to address effectively the problems caused by climate change.

Kabul, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) More than 20 people died, including a Taliban commander, in a suicide attack perpetrated by the Islamic State in the province of Sar-i-Pul, in northern Afghanistan, police chief Abdul Qauom Baqizoi, said.

Brussels, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) The Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) and the European Union (EU) reiterated today the rejection of the US blockade against Cuba, as it constitutes a unilateral coercive measure with extraterritorial effect contrary to international law.