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Africa / Middle East

Dakar, Sep 13 (Prensa Latina) Delegations from Cuba and Senegal expressed here this Friday at the Foreign Ministers Political Consultation Meeting, the will of both countries to strengthen bilateral relations, diplomatic sources reported.

13 de septiembre de 2019, 16:27Harare, Sep 13 (Prensa Latina) This Friday Zimbabweans -for a second day in a row- paid tribute to former President Robert Mugabe, whose body has been laid to rest since Thursday at the Rufaru Stadium in Mbare, on the outskirts of this capital.

13 de septiembre de 2019, 16:18Pretoria, Sep 13 (Prensa Latina) Demonstrations against gender-based violence and femicide in South Africa continue today, this time in Sandton, the economic center of Johannesburg, where hundreds of protesters have been rallying since dawn.

Damascus, Sep 13 (Prensa Latina) Syrian authorities, supported by social organizations and individual contributions, are continuing today the restoration works in the old market of Aleppo city, considered one of the oldest in the world.

Vatican City, Sep 13 (Prensa Latina) This Friday, the Holy See and Angola signed a framework agreement in which they defined the legal context of relations between the Catholic Church and the State of that country.

Addis Abeba, Sep 13 (Prensa Latina) The Ethiopian and Pakistani governments agreed to strengthen their trade links, the African nation's Foreign Ministry said on Friday in a statement.

Harare, Sep 13 (Prensa Latina) The vice president of Cuba Inés María Chapman arrived today in this capital at the head of the delegation that will represent her country at the funeral of former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe, who died a week ago at age 95.

Damascus,  (Prensa Latina) Vice President of Syria Najjah Al-Attar inaugurated the 31st Book Fair, held in the National Library of the capital Damascus.

Harare, Sep 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Vice President Ines Maria Chapman attends on Friday in Zimbabwe the funeral rites of former President and founding father of that African nation Robert Mugabe.

Maputo, Sep 12 (Prensa Latina) At least 10 people were killed and 85 injured today in northern Mozambique by a stampede of people abruptly leaving a stadium after participating in an election event, police sources reported.

Pretoria, Sep 12 (Prensa Latina) Police Minister Bheki Cele reported on Thursday to the National Parliament the statistics on crime in South Africa during the current fiscal year, which report an increase of 1.4% in the number of homicides.