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Africa / Middle East

Six million displaced people returned home in SyriaDamascus, Oct 22 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian Minister of Municipal Administration and Environment, Hussein Makhlouf revealed today that six million refugees and internally displaced persons returned home in the different provinces of the country.

Syria reports 5,224 Covid-19 casesDamascus, Oct 22 (Prensa Latina) With 44 new cases, the number of Covid-19 patients reached 5,224 in Syria, the Ministry of Health informed on Thursday.

Iraq to never normalize relations with Israel, legislator saysBaghdad, Oct 22 (Prensa Latina) Legislator Naim al-Obudi assured on Thursday that neither with Donald Trump nor Joe Biden in the presidency of the United States, Iraq will normalize relations with the Israeli regime.

Mogadishu, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) Somalia's Army killed 19 members of the radical Islamic group al-Shabaab and destroyed a base of the insurgent entity in the southern province of Bay, military sources reported on Wednesday.

21 de octubre de 2020, 12:41Tehran, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday highlighted the US failure in its attempt to pressure to put an end the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

Beirut, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) Lebanon´s President Michel Aoun on Wednesday reaffirmed his commitment and responsibility with the process of establishing a new government, after the appointment of a prime minister.

Tehran, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) Iranian President Hassan Rouhani highlighted today the U.S. failure in its attempt to pressure countries to end the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action or nuclear deal.

21 de octubre de 2020, 11:49Addis Ababa, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) The death toll from Covid-19 recorded in the countries of this continent rose to 39,925, the Africa Centre for Disease Control and Prevention reported today, an agency of the African Union.

Tehran, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) Iran on Wednesday ratified its dissuasive defensive stance, detached from the arms race, despite the end of an embargo imposed by the United Nations.

Guinea Conakry, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) Partial data released today by the Independent Electoral Commission on last Sunday's vote indicate that the election will be won by the re-election candidate President Alpha Condé.

21 de octubre de 2020, 10:10Beirut, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) Burning tires and road blocks occurred on Wednesday during a protest in the southern Lebanese village of Choukine against lockdown to prevent the spread of Covid-19.