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Africa / Middle East

Tehran, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) Iran has reiterated on Tuesday that the US-imposed sanctions hinder fighting Covid-19 in the Islamic Republic, by preventing access to medicines and supplies necessary to combat the pandemic.

United Nations, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres will address virtually on Tuesday the ministerial conference to analyze the complex situation in the Central Sahel, his spokesperson Stephane Dujarric announced.

19 de octubre de 2020, 18:28Damascus, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) The volume of exports of Syria rose by 44 percent in the first nine months of the present year, according to information from the Ministry of Economy.

19 de octubre de 2020, 15:3Yaounde, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) Educational authorities in Cameroon on Monday announced the closure of about 60 schools in the Northern region of this country due to constant attacks by radical groups.

19 de octubre de 2020, 13:42

Baghdad, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) Iraq´s Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhmi kicked off his official European tour visiting France and followed by Germany and UK in search of economy, safety and health support.

19 de octubre de 2020, 13:18Tehran, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) Iranian Parliament Speaker Mohamad Baqer Qalibaf said that the end of the arms embargo against the Islamic Republic was a failure for the imprudent Government of the United States, the website of HispanTV reported on Monday.

19 de octubre de 2020, 13:4Rabat, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) The potential cultural and sports exchange was examined on Monday by the Moroccan Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports Othman El Ferdaous and the Cuban ambassador to Morocco Javier Domokos Ruiz.

Nearly 40 thousand have died of Covid-19 in AfricaNairobi, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) The accumulated number of deaths in Africa amounted to 39,740 last Sunday, according to the report of the Center for Disease Prevention (CPE) of the continent.

19 de octubre de 2020, 12:55Baghdad, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) The Popular Mobilization Units of Iraq (al-Hashd al-Shaabi) were waiting today on a schedule for the US military withdrawal from the country under the responsibility of a coordinating commission between Washington and Baghdad.

19 de octubre de 2020, 12:37Damascus, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) Investing about $2 millions, an important forage plant began to set on going in the town of Kafr, in the central Syrian province of Hama, 210 kilometers north of Damascus.

Syria confirms visit of high-level U.S. officialsDamascus, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) Reliable Syrian sources confirmed on Monday what was published by the US newspaper The Wall Street Journal last August regarding a visit by two senior White House officials to Damascus.