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Africa / Middle East

Riyadh, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Saudi Arabia announced the creation of a grouping for Red Sea and Horn of Africa coastal countries to cooperate on economic, environmental and security sectors.


Damascus, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) The Syria-Russia Mixty Commission values on Thursday ​​the signature of more than 20 agreements in the economic, cultural and technological sectors, which include a road map signed for their applications.


Riyadh, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Saudi Arabia announced the creation of a grouping for Red Sea and Horn of Africa coastal countries to cooperate on economic, environmental and security sectors.


Tehran, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Iran can enrich uranium up to 20 percent if the nuclear deal fails, Ali Akbar Salehi, Head of Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), warned.


Moscow, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) Syrian President Bashar Al Assad and representatives of the Russian government discussed the situation in the country and the prompt implementation of a constitutional committee, the Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday.


Washington, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) US Senate will vote this Wednesday on a resolution aimed at ending US military support for Saudi Arabia in the war in Yemen, which would break with the federal government''s stance.


Tehran, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) Iran observes positive signs from the European Union (EU) in the concretion of a special mechanism to facilitate bilateral trade transactions, a high-level parliamentary representative said Wednesday.


Teheran, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Yavad Zarif applauded the initial agreements between the warring parties in Yemen during UN-sponsored talks in Sweden.


Bagdad, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) Iraq bombed at least two positions of the terrorist Islamic State in Syria, according to a statement released on Wednesday.


Santiago de Cuba,  (Prensa Latina) African and Caribbean diplomats paid tribute in Santiago de Cuba on Tuesday to Nelson Mandela on his 100th birthday, during a day on an agenda to recall in Cuba the leader''s legacy and his friendship with Fidel Castro.


Damascus, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) President Bashar Al-Assad on Tuesday received the credentials of Jose Gregorio Biomorgi Muzattiz as the new ambassador from the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela to the government of the Syrian Arab Republic.