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Ankara, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) A delegation from Turkey met with senior officials of the Iraqi Ministry of Petroleum to agree on the resumption of Kirkuk''s oil exports through Turkish territory, according to official sources.

Madrid, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Nicaraguan writer Sergio Ramírez won the 2017 Cervantes Prize, a recognition granted annually by the Spanish Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports, announced today the minister of that portfolio, Íñigo Méndez de Vigo.

Santo Domingo, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina)The Dominican Republic will preside over a meeting with the Government and the opposition in Venezuela, along with countries accompanying the process represented by its foreign ministers, on December 1 and 2, the Presidency reported today.

Ankara, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Nearly half a million Syrian children schooled the Turkish Ministry of Education in the current academic year, according to a report published today by the Anadolu agency based on official data.

Geneva, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) The agreement that will regulate decent employment for the 38 million fishermen worldwide entered into force today, reported the International Labor Organization (ILO).

Brussels, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) The dismissed president of Catalonia, Carles Puigdemont, expressed confidence today in the separatist victory in the regional election on December 21, and invited the Spanish government to a new stage in dialogue.

Beirut, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Lebanese Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil arrived in Germany today as part of a European tour that took him to Belgium, France, the United Kingdom and Italy.

Paris, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) French justice today declared former Minister of Sports Roselyne Bachelot guilty of defamation for having accused Spanish tennis player Rafael Nadal of doping in a television program in 2016.

Moscow, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov criticized the pretexts put forward by the United States to justify its military presence in Syria, including a supposed resolution of the UN Security Council.

Moscow, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Russia and Argentina reinforce today their ties with the meeting of their Foreign Ministers, Serguei Lavrov and Jorge Faurie, who agreed on the need to prepare the 2018 bilateral agenda.

Havana, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Scientific cooperation between Cuba and the United Kingdom is making progress today, focused on areas such as transport, finance, and sustainable development, experts from both countries said.