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Africa / Middle East

Syria lifts curfew, eases Covid-19 measuresDamascus, May 25 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian government decided on Monday to completely lift the imposed night curfew and ease the measures adopted to fight the Covid-19 pandemic.


embasador IranTehran, May 26 (Prensa Latina) Reason prevailed in the United States when it prevented attacks on oil tankers bound for Venezuela, Iranian Ambassador Hojjatollah Soltani said on Tuesday.


siria USDamascus, May 26 (Prensa Latina) Two US convoys with war supplies and logistical material entered the territory of the Syrian province of Hasaka, 710 kilometers north of Damascus, illegally, according to media and social media activists.


26 de mayo de 2020, 11:7Beirut, May 26 (Prensa Latina) Israel was shocked by a parade of followers of the Party of God or Hezbollah, from Lebanon, along the border between the two States, reported observers here on Tuesday.


26 de mayo de 2020, 11:3Nairobi, May 26 (Prensa Latina) Africa will reach the four thousand dead from Covid-19 and some 138,000 infected, judging by Monday's report from health authorities.


Ambassador to UN highlights ties between Cuba and AfricaUnited Nations,  (Prensa Latina) Cuba's relationship with Africa is genetic: that region's blood, culture and spirituality helped shape the island's nationality, said here today Deputy Permanent Representative of Cuba to the United Nations Ana Silvia Rodriguez.


Syria lifts curfew, eases Covid-19 measuresDamascus, May 25 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian government decided on Monday to completely lift the imposed night curfew and ease the measures adopted to fight the Covid-19 pandemic.


 Italian president notes value of multilateralism against Covid-19Rome, May 25 (Prensa Latina) Italian President Sergio Mattarella said on Monday that only efficient multilateralism will allow the international community to define with solidarity a joint response to the economic and financial consequences of the Covid-19 pandemic.


 Pandemic threatens to derail progress in African countriesUnited Nations, May 25 (Prensa Latina) The Covid-19 pandemic threatens to derail progress by African countries towards meeting the Sustainable Development Goals, UN Secretary General António Guterres said today.


 Cuba urges the international community to support Africa in Covid-19Havana, May 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuba urged this Monday the international community to support Africa in the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic and its dire economic, social and financial aftermaths.


Government assures calamity risk in Angola due to Covid-19Luanda, May 25 (Prensa Latina) The Council of Ministers of Angola considered that the risks of public calamity persist in the country due to Covid-19, which justifies the extension of special measures according to the situation.