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Africa / Middle East

Luanda, Sep 24 (Prensa Latina) The coordinator of the Tuberculosis Control Program in Angola, Ambrosio Disadidi, regretted his country is today among the 30 most affected by the disease in the world.


Kinshasa, Sep 24 (Prensa Latina) The toll of the ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo has risen to 100 dead, the Health Ministry confirmed through Twitter.


Tel Aviv, Sep 23 (Prensa Latina) Israeli authorities banned today several Palestinians from entering the complex of Mosque Al-Aqsa, in the Old City of occupied East Jerusalem.


Tehran, Sep 23 (Prensa Latina) Iran denounced that the United States, Israel and Saudi Arabia are behind the attack in the south-west of Ahvaz that left at least 29 dead and 57 injured.


Damascus, Sept. 23 (Prensa Latina) Terrorist groups attacked the Syrian army in the demilitarized zone of Idlib province, the mountainous region of Latakia and north of Aleppo, in the last hours, confirmed military sources.


Moscow, Sep 23 (Prensa Latina) The Russian Ministry of Defense (Mindef) reiterated its denunciation on the total responsibility of Israel in the demolition by the Syrian antiaircraft artillery of a radio electronic exploration plane of this country.


Moscow, Sep 22 (Prensa Latina) Military sources reported on Saturday the discovery of the remains of the Russian IL-20 aircraft shot down 27 kilometers west of the Syrian province of Latakia, and remains of 15 soldiers on board the aircraft.


Tehran, Sep 22 (Prensa Latina) More than 29 dead and nearly 50 injured rises the number of victims during a terrorist attack perpetrated during a military parade in the southwestern Iranian province of Ahvaz rose.


Damascus, Sep 22 (Prensa Latina) Syrian media have denounced on Saturday the support of the United States for the Islamic State (Daesh) for evacuating several of its chiefs from Marashda, south of the province of Deir Ezzor.


Beijing, Sep 22 (Prensa Latina) China has allocated at least 50 billion dollars to investment plans in infrastructure, energy, mining, telecommunications, manufacturing and social welfare undertaken in Africa, confirmed today the Development Bank (CDB).


Beirut, Sep 22 (Prensa Latina) The Lebanese Communist Party and the Union of Lebanese Democratic Youth have staged a protest outside the headquarters of the Central Bank to condemn a proposal for a tax increase, made by the issuing body.