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Africa / Middle East

Solidarity act with Cuba at University of Aleppo, SyriaAleppo, Sep 28 (Prensa Latina) The University of Aleppo, in northern Syria, organized an act of solidarity with Cuba on occasion of the 55th anniversary of the establishment of the diplomatic relations between the two countries.

28 de septiembre de 2020, 8:17Damascus, Sep 28 (Prensa Latina) Syrian tribes in Al-Hasakah province are fighting extremist groups of the so-called US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), press and social media reported on Monday.

Pretoria, Sep 27 (Prensa Latina) South Africa maintains over 53,000 active cases of Covid-19 relatively stably, as reported in the most recent daily report of the Ministry of Health, with the purpose of reducing the number of cases as much as possible.

Damascus, Sep 27 (Prensa Latina) Syria and the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) cooperate in a new comprehensive program for training in the health sector and as a measure to fight against the Covid-19 pandemic.

Tehran, Sep 27 (Prensa Latina) The president of the Iranian parliament, Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf, called the assassinations of Iranian general Qassem Soleimani and the deputy commander of the Iraqi Popular Mobilization Unit, Abu Mahdi Al- Mohandes, 'an insult to Iraqi sovereignty.'

Damascus, Sep 27 (Prensa Latina) Syria's Ministry of Health reported on Sunday a peak of Covid-19 cases, amounting to 4,038 since the onset of the pandemic on March 22 in the country.

Tehran, Sep 26 (Prensa Latina) Iranian President Hassan Rouhani accused the United State on Saturday of committing an atrocity by blockading the Islamic Republic from medical and emergency supplies, amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

United Nations, Sep 25 (Prensa Latina) Calls for the cessation of unilateral coercive measures were heard again on Friday in the 75th plenary session of the UN General Assembly, which develops its high-level segment.

25 de septiembre de 2020, 16:10United Nations, Sep 25 (Prensa Latina) The president of the Palestinian Authority (PA), Mahmoud Abbas, called an international conference to harness a peace process focused on ending Israel's occupation.

25 de septiembre de 2020, 15:59Nairobi, Sep 25 (Prensa Latina) Kenya's health authorities reported on Friday 218 new Covid-19 cases, accumulating 37,707 infected so far since the first case detected on March 13.

Hamas-Fatah pact will revitalize political system, unity, says PLORamallah, Sep 25 (Prensa Latina) The PLO affirmed today that the agreement between Fatah and Hamas to hold the first elections in almost 15 years constitutes a significant step which will allow the revitalization of the Palestinian political system, reported the Wafa news agency.