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Africa / Middle East

Cairo, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Egypt will grant 500 million dollars for the reconstruction of the Gaza Strip after the Israeli escalation against this Palestinian territory ends, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi said on Tuesday.


Havana, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MINREX) on Tuesday highlighted the historic and cultural ties with Africa in the context of Africa's Day, on May 25.


Cairo, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Egypt will grant 500 million dollars for the reconstruction of the Gaza Strip after the Israeli escalation against this Palestinian territory ends, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi said on Tuesday.


Baghdad, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Iraq's Al-Nujaba Resistance Movement on Tuesday predicted that the disappearance of the occupying state of Israel is near.


Brussels, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Josep Borrell, head of European diplomacy, and US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Tuesday discussed possible measures to reduce the escalation of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.


Beirut, May 18 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Interim Force In Lebanon (UNIFIL) on Tuesday took control to prevent a military escalation between Lebanon and Israel, after intense exchange of fire on the common border.


Tehran, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Iran's Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei on Tuesday learned first-hand about the crimes committed by Israel with its bombings against the besieged Gaza Strip and its abuses in occupied Jerusalem.


Paris, May 18 (Prensa Latina) The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) defended that African economies must increase their productive investments to boost economic recovery and generate more quality jobs.


Ankara, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Turkey dashed against the United Nations (UN) for what it described as equal appeals to Israel and Palestine to quit aggressions.


Doha, May 18 (Prensa Latina) A senior Qatari official stressed how important its for the international community to act urgently to stop Israel´s attacks on the Palestinian people and the Al Aqsa mosque.


Joe Biden approves $735m sale of precision-guided missiles to IsraelWashington, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Joe Biden´s administration has approved the sale of $735m of precision-guided weapons to Israel, rising the ire of some Democrats who questioned support for the Benjamin Netanyahu government, The Washington Post reported.