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Africa / Middle East

Havana, Feb 9 (Prensa Latina) Algerian filmmaker Yasmine Chouikh is presenting in Havana Saturday the film Until the End of Time, nominated for an Oscar 2019 in the category of Best Foreign Language Film.

Havana, Feb 8 (Prensa Latina) The pavilion of the Democratic and Popular Republic of Algeria at the 28th International Book Fair in Cuba today offers a sample of the culture of that African country, guest of honor of the event.

Damascus, Feb 8 (Prensa Latina) A mine explosion killed seven people and one injured in a rural zone of the Syrian central province of Hama, 210 kilometers north from Damascus.

Addis Ababa, Feb 8 (Prensa Latina) Sarah Anyang Agbor, Commissioner for Human Resources, Science and Technology of the African Union Commission, said the organization currently trusts active young talent in Africa to boost development.

Tehran, Feb 8 (Prensa Latina) Iran unveiled a missile factory during a ceremony presided over by Commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari and Aerospace Force Commander Brigadier General Amirali Hajizadeh.

Pretoria, Feb 8 (Prensa Latina) The confirmation of the gas reserve discovery by French company Total off the southern coast of South Africa was considered on Friday by specialists of great importance for the economic development of this country.

Ramallah, Feb 8 (Prensa Latina) Israeli forces attacked Palestinian citizens Friday at different points in the blockaded Gaza Strip.

Damascus, Feb 8 (Prensa Latina) A delegation from the World Health Organization (WHO) toured hospitals in the southern Syrian province of Quneitra to assess the health needs of the sector.

Addis Ababa, Feb 7 (Prensa Latina) The executive secretary of the UN Economic Commission for Africa, Vera Songwe, said today that continental integration and prosperity are impossible without the participation of the majority of citizens.

07 de febrero de 2019, 13:19Harare, Feb 7 (Prensa Latina) Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has reportedly called on representatives of all 23 political parties that participated in the elections to work together to solve the challenges being faced by this nation.

Baghdad, Feb 7 (Prensa Latina) Iraq''s top Shiite cleric, Ali al-Sistani, joined to the widespread criticism against President Donald Trump, who said that U.S. troops should remain in Iraq to watch over neighboring Iran.