Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina AU Supports Democratic Republic of Congo in Fight against Ebola 20 de septiembre de 2018, 16:36Addis Ababa, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) The African Union (AU) is continuing to support efforts to control and eradicate Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) by sending highly qualified personnel, health sources announced today. Airstrike Kills 12 Terrorists in Somalia 20 de septiembre de 2018, 15:55Mogadishu, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) At least 12 members of the Somali terrorist group Al Shabab were killed and several injured in an air strike in the south of the country, the government reported today. Over 3,000 Families Displaced by Conflict in Tripoli, Libya 20 de septiembre de 2018, 15:34Tripoli, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has revealed today that around 3,845 families have been displaced since the beginning of the fighting in Tripoli. Kenya's National Assembly Approves Lower Fuel Tax 20 de septiembre de 2018, 15:20Nairobi, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) Kenya''s National Assembly has approved today President Uhuru Kenyatta''s proposal to lower the value-added tax on fuel from 16 to 8 per cent. South African Workers Congress Urges Radical Programs 20 de septiembre de 2018, 14:58Pretoria, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) The 13th Congress of the leading South African trade union federation ended today with a call for radical action programs to achieve the legitimate demands of workers and community support for those efforts. Cubans in Algeria Discuss Constitutional Draft (+Photos) Algiers, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) Cubans working in Algeria are currently discussing the Cuban draft constitution, according to a message from the embassy of the Caribbean country here today. Egypt to Host EU-Arab League Summit in 2019 Cairo, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) The spokesman for the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ahmed Zeid, announced today that an EU-Arab Summit will be held next year in Egypt and will focus on cooperation between the two regions at a general level. Austria Urges EU to Launch Migrant Talks with North Africa Salzburg, Austria, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) Austrian Federal Foreign Minister, Sebastian Kurz expressed his support for strengthening talks with countries in North Africa to stop the flow of migrants to Europe. Iran Minister Describes as Ruinous OPEC Agreement Tehran, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) Iran's petroleum minister, Bijan Zanganeh, described today as ruinous the agreement approved in 2016 by OPEC to reduce pumping of crude. Syria Rejects Western Media Distortion Damascus, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) Presidential advisor, Bouzeina Shaaban, stressed on Thursday that Syria does not submit nor surrender to the distorted images promoted in the Western media and advocates transmitting the truth of what is happening in our region to the world. Water Reuse Project Launched in Palestinian City Ramallah, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) The Palestinian authorities of Ramallah announced today the launch of a wastewater reuse project to conserve the scarce resource in this city. Iran Calls for UN Condemnation against Israeli Nuclear Threat Tehran, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) Iran called for a UN condemnation against the threat promulgated by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamín Netanyahu to attack the nation of the Persians with the nuclear weapon. Libya Raises Security Alert Level Tripoli, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) The Ministry of the Interior of Lybia Presidential Council (PC) declared today the state of maximum alert among its security services, after new clashes in this capital. AU Condemns Violence Outbreak in Ethiopia Capital Addis Ababa, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) The African Union (AU) strongly condemned today the recent riots in this capital, which left an official balance of 23 dead and more than 10,000 displaced persons. Syria's Film Awarded Twice at Canada, U.S. Film Festivals Damascus, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian film Majad al-Jasmine (El Parto del Jasmine) won two gold awards at recent international film festivals in Canada and the United States, national media reported today. Germany Recognizes Russian Effort to Resolve Syrian Conflict Berlin, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) German Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel acknowledged today in a telephone conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin, the efforts of that country in the search for a solution to the prolonged armed conflict in Syria. Cuba Celebrates Decision to Commemorate Southern Africa Liberation Havana, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) The Government of Cuba celebrated today that March 23 was declared as the Day of the Liberation of Southern Africa, when the victory in the battle of Cuito Cuanavale was celebrated that day. European Union Extends Its Mission in Nigerian Sahel 19 de septiembre de 2018, 15:21Brussels, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) The European Union Commission (EU) announced today that it will extend the mandate of its mission in the territory of the Sahel belonging to Niger, known as Eucap, for another two years until September 30, 2020. Egypt, Cyprus Sign Gas Pipeline Construction Agreement Cairo, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) Egypt and Cyprus signed an agreement today to build a direct maritime pipeline between both countries to transfer natural gas, reported here the Ministry of Petroleum. Kenya Arrests State Railroad Officials for Corruption Nairobi, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) Kenya authorities arrested the head of the agency that manages the public lands and the head of the state railway on suspicion of corruption for the allocation of land.