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Asia / Oceania

Xi Jinping: unity, cooperation are powerful weapons against Covid-19Beijing, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) China's President Xi Jinping stressed on Saturday that unity and international cooperation are the most powerful weapons to fight the Covid-19 coronavirus, at reportedly responding to a letter from US computer tycoon Bill Gates.


25 de febrero de 2020, 15:10New Delhi, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) At least 13 people, including a police officer, have been killed in northeastern New Delhi and over 150 have been injured by right-wing attacks against demonstrators opposing to the discriminatory Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).


 The eldest man in the world passes away in JapanTokyo, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) Eight days after his 113th birthday and 336 hours after being recognized by the Guinness world brand book as the eldest man in the world, the Japanese Chitetsu Watanabe passed away here, regrets the press on Tuesday.


 India's Prime Minister and US President meetNew Delhi, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump are holding talks in New Delhi on Tuesday, in which they are expected to discuss trade, investment, energy, defense and terrorism.


 Debate in China about oral vaccine against Covid-19Beijing, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) The news in China of an oral vaccine developed in a short time against the Covid-19 coronavirus unleashed this Tuesday a controversy so strong that the team and the institution involved announced the correction of problems and clinical trials.


Ukrainians avoid evacuation from cruise with coronavirus casesMoscow, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) At least 25 Ukrainians traveling on the Diamond Princess cruise, two of them admitted to Japanese hospitals diagnosed with Covid-19, refused to return to their country, capital television reported on Tuesday.


WHO acknowledges Vietnam as example of confrontation with COVID-19Hanoi, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam was the first country to apply medical protocols and adopt a preventive level higher than the one recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO) to face the coronavirus, as the international organization acknowledged.


25 de febrero de 2020, 10:15Tokyo, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) A destroyer of the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force will start operations in the Middle East on Wednesday, as Defense Minister Taro Kono revealed.


 China reports better results in battle against Covid-19Beijing, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) China reported 23 provinces without new cases of the Covid-19 coronavirus and 27,323 patients who have recovered on Tuesday, a sign of better results in its mechanism of prevention and epidemiological control.


24 de febrero de 2020, 15:31

Beijing, 24 Feb (Prensa Latina) Experts of the World Health Organization (WHO) today urged the international community to proceed with faster and more drastic responses to curb the coronavirus Covid-19, considering it extremely dangerous and devastating for humanity.


24 de febrero de 2020, 13:28New Delhi, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) The Communist Party of India (Marxist) called on the government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to reject the unilateral agenda of US President Donald Trump, who is visiting the country today.