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Africa / Middle East

Bamako, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) A double attack perpetrated by extremists in central Mali killed six soldiers and some thirty insurgents, the General Staff of the Army confirmed on Monday.

Addis Abeba, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) Ethiopia's President Sahle-Work Zewde traveled to Tanzania on Monday and began a working visit in which she will be discussing, among other issues, the terms to establish the Nile River Basin Commission.

Tehran, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh reiterated on Monday his government's willingness to fight terrorism in Iraq, in response to operations seemingly intended to reactivate it in the neighboring country.

Ankara, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) Turkish Minister of Health Fahrettin Koca announced on Sunday that 6.5 million doses from the Chinese company Sinovac Biotech would arrive in Turkey on Monday.

Vatican City, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis on Sunday urged journalists and communicators to 'go and see,' even where no one wants to go, to bear witness to the truth.

Tehran, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) Iran reaffirmed on Sunday that the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), known commonly as Iran Nuclear Deal, is untouchable, in reaction to suggestions for a renegotiation of its chapters.

Beirut, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) The southern city of Sidon remains blocked on Sunday by a massive protest against the decision of the Lebanese government to extend until February 8 a full quarantine throughout the country to stop the Covid-19.

23 de enero de 2021, 14:52Addis Ababa, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) Ethiopia condemned today, vigorously through a statement, a story published in British The Economist, according to which authorities of this African nation 'use hunger as a weapon.'

Iran urges US to take the path of peaceTehran, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) Iran today urged the United States to adopt the path of peace and courtesy regarding the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) or nuclear agreement.

Damascus, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Syria's Foreign Ministry on Friday denounced the silence of the United Nations (UN) regarding the repeated Israeli attacks against the country.

Tehran, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Friday that several Persian Gulf countries lost four years of cooperation with the Persian nation by following the policy of President Donald Trump.