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Africa / Middle East

31 de julio de 2020, 16:14Nairobi, Jul 31 (Prensa Latina) Kenya exceeded on Friday the figure of 20,000 Covid-19 cases, registering another 723 afflicted by the novel coronavirus which has been spreading slowly but steadily in the country, according to a health source.

31 de julio de 2020, 16:2Damascus, Jul 31 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian Ministry of Health reported 19 cases of infection by Covid 19 on Friday, bringing the total number to 757 since the pandemic was detected in this nation on March 22.

Ramallah, Jul 31 (Prensa Latina) After an unfavorable election race and a questioned alliance with his rival, which hardly allowed him to remain in office, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is still in a jam due to a wave of protests.

Tehran, Jul 31 (Prensa Latina) Iran's President Hassan Rouhani called on Friday for collaborating among regional countries, as the only way to achieve security and stability in Western Asia.

Kenya's health authorities record 788 new Covid-19 casesNairobi, Jul 30 (Prensa Latina) Kenya's health authorities recorded on Thursday another 788 Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours, rising to 19,913 afflicted so far in the country.

Damascus, Jul 30 (Prensa Latina) Syria's Ministry of Health registered on Thursday 21 new Covid-19 cases and one death from the disease, accumulating 738 afflicted and 41 deaths so far.

Ramallah, Jul 30 (Prensa Latina) With about 14,000 cases diagnosed since the beginning of the outbreak, the Palestinian territories are today suffering a second and more severe wave of the Covid-19, which increased the number of deaths to 84.

Pretoria, Jul 30 (Prensa Latina) With the record of 11,362 Covid-19 cases in the past 24 hours, South Africa is rapidly about to reach half million infections by this pandemic.

Riyadh, Jul 30 (Prensa Latina) Pilgrims began to gather today in the Saudi holy city of Mecca for the Hajj, one of the commandments of the Koran that will have special characteristics this year because of the Covid-19 pandemic.

United Nations, Jul 30 (Prensa Latina) On today's celebration of the World Day against Trafficking in Persons, the UN is acknowledging the work of those who deal with this issue and continue to provide aid even amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

Luanda, Jul 30 (Prensa Latina) Angola attends on Thursday a virtual meeting of heads of State and Government convened by the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced in Luanda.