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Interior África / Medio Oriente

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.


Addis Ababa, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Ethiopia confirmed today that it will receive a donation from the World Health Organization (WHO) to assist about 50,000 internally displaced persons with medical supplies.


Damascus, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian army expelled today terrorist groups from the strategic hill of Al-Hara in Quneitra and four other villages in the north-western region of the province of Daraa as part of its powerful offensive in the south of the country.


Kinshasa, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) The potential aspiration of President Joseph Kabila for a third term and the candidacy of former Vice-President Jean-Pierre Bemba mark the elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo, scheduled for December 23.


Addis Ababa, Jul 15 (Prensa Latina) Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed warned today that ''instigators of chaos'' have a final chance to desist from ''destructive activities'', in reference to communal violence in the south of the country.


Mogadishu, July 14 (Prensa Latina) At least two deaths was the result of two explosions today, followed by gunfire near the government headquarters, in an action claimed by the terrorist group Al Shabab, according to an official source.


Addis Ababa, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) Thousands of Ethiopians took to the streets to welcome the President of Eritrea, Isaias Afwerki, who arrived in this capital for a three-day visit, the latest step of the process of normalization of relations between the two countries.


Addis Abeba, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) The African Union (AU) named today a high representative in the negotiation of a new cooperation pact with the European Union (EU), which will allegedly be ready for approval in 2020.


Pretoria, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) South African Minister of Environmental Affairs, Dr. Edna Molewa, received the National Order of the French Legion of Honor, said today the government of the African country.


Ramallah, July 13 (Prensa Latina) At least three Palestinians died and another 68 were injured in protests during the 2018 edition of the Great March of Return Friday when Israeli military shot participants.