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Africa / Middle East

10 de marzo de 2020, 15:27Kampala, Mar 10 (Prensa Latina) Twenty people including three soldiers were killed in an attack on an army post in Uganda close to its northwestern border with Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), a military source reported today.

10 de marzo de 2020, 14:15Ouagadougou, March 10 (Prensa Latina) Burkina Faso confirmed its first two cases of COVID-19 coronavirus on Tuesday, bringing the number of African nations with reported cases to nine.

10 de marzo de 2020, 13:36Damascus, Mar 10 (Prensa Latina) Syrian Health Minister Nizar Yazeyi confirmed today that this Arab nation is free of any case of Covid-19 to date.

Red Cross must comply with humanitarian principles in SyriaDamascus, Mar 10 (Prensa Latina) Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Moallem today called on the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) to comply with the principles and standards of humanitarian action in the Arab nation.

10 de marzo de 2020, 9:36Havana, Mar 10 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment Minister Rodrigo Malmierca and Benin's Foreign Minister Aurelien Agbenonci signed a framework agreement on Monday to further develop relations between the two countries.

9 de marzo de 2020, 16:12Abuja, March 9 (Prensa Latina) The African Development Bank (AfDB) will invest 200 million dollars through the Rural Electrification Agency to boost Nigeria's energy supply, officials said Monday.

9 de marzo de 2020, 15:27Ouagadougou, Mar 9 (Prensa Latina) Unidentified assailants killed at least 43 people in villages in northern Burkina Faso on Sunday in one of the deadliest attacks this year, the government said today.

9 de marzo de 2020, 15:14Monrovia, March 9 (Prensa Latina) The vice president of the Republic of Liberia, Jewel Cianeh Howard-Taylor, showed her admiration for Cuban women, according to a note from the Cuban diplomatic office here on Monday.

9 de marzo de 2020, 15:2Khartoum, Mar 9 (Prensa Latina) Sudanese authorities are today investigating the attempted assassination of Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok when a bomb exploded in the capital near a convoy in which he was traveling.

9 de marzo de 2020, 14:43Ramallah, March 9 (Prensa Latina) Israel's attorney general, Avichai Mandelblit, refused to postpone the corruption trial against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu scheduled for the 17th, The Jerusalem Post reported on Monday.

EU presents new guidelines for cooperation with AfricaBrussels, Mar 9 (Prensa Latina) European Commission (EC) President Ursula von der Leyen and the EU's High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Josep Borrell, on Monday proposed the foundations of a new strategy with Africa.