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Africa / Middle East

Accra, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) The regional president of the New Ashanti Patriotic Party, Bernard Antwi Boasiako, reported on Monday that nearly 50 parliamentarians from the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) and from the ranks of his own organization contracted the Covid-19.


14 de julio de 2020, 8:56Moscow, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) At least three soldiers were wounded on Monday, when a homemade bomb exploded, while they were on patrol in the Syrian province of Idlib, the Russian Center for Reconciliation of the parties in the Levantine country said.


Accra, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) The regional president of the New Ashanti Patriotic Party, Bernard Antwi Boasiako, reported on Monday that nearly 50 parliamentarians from the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) and from the ranks of his own organization contracted the Covid-19.


Mogadiscio, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) The head of the Somali army, General Odowa Yusuf Rage, survived an attack when a suicide car bomb attacked his convoy in the capital on Monday, authorities said.


13 de julio de 2020, 13:37Kuwait, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) Kuwait's health authorities reported 614 new Covid-19 cases on Monday, so the country accumulates 55,508 coronavirus patients, while new contagions continue to increase.


Cairo, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia are still negotiating a deal about the dam built by the latter in the Blue Nile, after ten days of disagreements on key issues.


Nairobi, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) The increasing number of Covid-19 cases in Africa was pegged on Monday at 594,925, according to a daily official report on the spread of the disease.


Pretoria, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) The President of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa, called for reinforcing preventive measures to minimize as much as possible the impact of the pandemic moments before the peak of Covid-19 infections in the country.


12 de julio de 2020, 11:57Damascus, Jul 12 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian government defined the strategy for the return of stranded citizens abroad through border crossings established with Lebanon and after corresponding tests to prevent the spread of Covid-19, it was reported today.


Damascus, July 11 (Prensa Latina) Syrian soldiers blocked the passage of a U.S. military convoy in the northeastern province of Hasakah and forced them to return, according to media reports and social networks on Saturday.


Damascus, jul 11 (Prensa Latina) Three Turkish Army convoys entered in the last hours the northern Syrian province of Idlib, located 335 kilometers north of this capital.