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PyeongChang, South Korea, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) The United States and Canada will fight for gold in the women''s ice hockey of the PyeongChang-2018 Winter Games, after overtaking today Finland and the team of Russian Olympic Athletes, respectively.

Ankara, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan talked on the phone today with Russian President Vladimir Putin about the latest events in Syria, according to official sources.

Brussels, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) The European Union (EU) must disburse 195.3 million euros to sugar producers for erroneous payments of such product between 1999 and 2001, the Council of the EU bloc reported today.

19 de febrero de 2018, 11:42Gaza, feb 19 (Prensa Latina) Israeli aircraft bombed several towns within the Gaza Strip without reporting victims of the attack up to now.

Brasilia, Feb 19 (Prensa latina) Representatives of about 36 countries and territories from Latin America and the Caribbean are participating as of today at a meeting that will contribute to the Global Pact on Refugees, which the United Nations should adopt in September.

Seoul, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) President of South Korea, Moon Jae-in, ordered the ministerial cabinet to evaluate all measures available to confront U.S. trade restrictions against South Korean products.

Washington, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) The United States celebrates today the date known as Presidents'' Day, whose origin is related to the date of birth of the first head of government of this country, George Washington (1732-1799).

New Delhi, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) With a tour of the Taj Mahal, the masterpiece of Mughal architecture, Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, visited today India to promote economic and trade cooperation.

Moscow, Feb 17 (Prensa Latina) Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov called on the European Union (EU) today to make independent decisions on issues related to hydrocarbon supplies, when addressing the Munich Security Conference.

United Nations, Feb 17 (Prensa Latina) Latin America and the Caribbean experienced the highest increase in terms of women''s employment and participation in the labor force reported in the developing regions during the last decade.

Santiago, Chile, Feb 17 (Prensa Latina) The archbishop of Malta and special envoy of Pope Francis, Charles Scicluna, will hold his first meeting on Saturday with Chileans who were victims of sexual abuses by a minister of the Catholic Church.