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Africa / Middle East

Cuba friendship association acknowledged in EthiopiaAddis Ababa, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) The Friendship Association between the peoples of Ethiopia and Cuba received here the 60th Anniversary Seal from the Cuban Institute of Friendship with the Peoples (ICAP), in recognition of its solidarity activism, it was reported on Saturday.

Brazil: Cubans hold 5th national meetingBrasilia, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) Under the slogan 'Homeland and its Culture United against the US Blockade and for More Bridges of Love', Cubans living in Brazil are holding their 5th online national meeting on Saturday in order to check the biannual work.

Syrian army blocks US military convoyDamascus, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian army on Saturday intercepted a military patrol of the United States forces illegally present in the territory of this Arab nation.

Lebanon reaffirms its support for CubaBeirut, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) Lebanon has reaffirmed its support for and solidarity with the Cuban government and people amid the hostile blockade imposed by the United States for nearly 60 years, Prensa Latina News Agency reported on Saturday.

Moscow, Oct 22 (Prensa Latina) Russia's President Vladimir Putin stated today that his Government has unique relations with Israel, at the start of official talks in the Sochi city with the Prime Minister of that country, Naftali Bennett.

Mogadishu, Oct 22 (Prensa Latina) The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) on Friday admitted that its forces killed seven civilians in the southern region of Low Shabelle by mistake, an event which is being investigated by a commission.

Antananarivo, Oct 22 (Prensa Latina) Severe drought in Madagascar could spur world's first climate change famine, according to an official of the World Food Program (WFP).

22 de octubre de 2021, 9:30Abuja, Oct 22 (Prensa Latina) The death toll rose to 25 today as a result of a fire at an illegal oil refinery in southern Nigerian state of 'Rivers', local authorities reported today.

22 de octubre de 2021, 8:15Cairo, Oct 22 (Prensa Latina) The Ministers of the Interior of the Arab countries agreed on the need to update national laws to improve the fight against terrorism and its financing, including the use of cryptocurrencies.

22 de octubre de 2021, 7:46Ramallah, Oct 22 (Prensa Latina) The Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) on Friday announced that its prisoners on hunger strike for 10 days in Israeli jails will indefinitely continue the protest to demand an end to the repressive measures implemented against them.

Damascus, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday affirmed that terrorist attacks will not affect the determination to continue fighting this scourge until its definitive eradication and the restoration of security across the nation.