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Africa / Middle East

Cairo, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) Former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi was buried on Tuesday in Cairo in a restricted family ceremony, one day after he suffered a fatal heart attack in court.

Damascus, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) Golan''s Syrians on Tuesday began a general strike against the occupation of that territory by the Israeli Zionist regime and announced a rally in the town of Majdal Sham.

17 de junio de 2019, 17:18Washington, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) The possible deployment of more US military forces and means in the Middle East will be analyzed by the national security team of President Donald Trump, according to government officials.

Damascus, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) The Syria-Cuba Friendship Association has declared its firm support to the Cuban people and government for their resistance against the US blockade.

17 de junio de 2019, 15:49Cairo, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) Former President of Egypt Mohamed Morsi died this Monday in a hospital in Cairo after collapsing while appearing before the courts accused of espionage.

United Nations, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) U.N. Emergency Relief Coordinator Mark Lowcock said Monday that Yemen is suffering the world''s worst humanitarian tragedy and more than 80 percent of its people need assistance and protection.

United Nations, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) The UN special envoy for Yemen, Martin Griffiths, restated on Monday that the political solution is the only way out in that country and called for the sides´greater commitment to advance the talks.

Damascus, June 17 (Prensa Latina) Syrian social organizations in the territory of the Golan Heights announced a general strike against land encroachment and the colonizing plans of the Israeli occupiers.

Tehran, June 17 (Prensa Latina) Iran´s Interparliamentary Friendship Group with Cuba has condemned the hardening of the US criminal economic, commercial and financial blockade against Cuba through new sanctions.

Por Nicholas Valdes

Cairo, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) The Egyptian newspaper Al-Ahram (The Pyramids), which has the largest circulation in the country, on Monday praised Cuba''s stance against the economic and financial imposed by the United States on the Caribbean island.

Damascus, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) At least 12 people were killed and 15 were injured after terror groups attacked the village of al-Wadihi, in Aleppo, about 350 kilometers north of Damascus.