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Africa / Middle East

Pretoria, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) Discussions about the new Cuban Draft Constitution in South Africa and the kingdoms of Lesotho and Eswatini (formerly Swaziland) have resulted in 326 proposals for changes, ambassador Rodolfo Benitez informed on Wednesday.

Addis Ababa, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) Ethiopia, one of the fastest-growing economies in Africa, was the fifth country worldwide with the highest number of child and neonatal deaths in 2017, according to a report issued today.

Damascus, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) In tracking and cleaning operations in the Syrian province of Quneitra the Army found medicines and equipment made in Israel, France and the U.S. Workers and residents showed the evidence to the media.

18 de septiembre de 2018, 16:59Moscow, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) Russian President Vladimir Putin today told Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu about the violations of Syrian sovereignty perpetrated by the Zionist state during its air force''s operations.

United Nations, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) Russia''s permanent representative to the UN, Vassily Nebenzia, warned today about attempts to provide selective assistance in Syria and politicize sensitive issues such as humanitarian aid to civilians.

Havana, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) The bonds that unite Africa and the Caribbean are indissoluble, expressed the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Integration of Ghana, Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, said today in this capital.

Niamey, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) The Niger government spokesperson, Zakaria Abdourahmane , has confirmed today that an Italian priest was kidnapped in a border area with Burkina Faso, where several extremist groups operate.

Tehran, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) Russian corporation Rosatom began working on the project of units two and three of the Iranian nuclear plant of Bushehr II, was announced here today.

Baghdad, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) The International Rescue Committee (IRC) today criticized the United States policy on refugees by refraining them from the Middle East .

Abuja, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) Africa's premier financial technology event, the Africa Fintech Summit, will be held November 8-9 in the Nigerian city of Lagos, for the first time on the African continent.

Antananarivo, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) An outbreak of plague in Madagascar has left a toll of two dead so far, an official of the Ministry of Health in the African country reported on Tuesday.