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Asia / Oceania

Beijing, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) China responded with a firm rejection the accusations made by US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, concerning the Southern Sea, after describing them as 'distorting', 'unjustified' and destined to sow discord in the region.


Beijing, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) Hong Kong (south of China) is reinforcing the social distancing on Tuesday in order to curb effectively the third Covid-19 outbreak, which is more intense than the first one, as it has infected hundreds of people in a few days.


New Delhi, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) More than 2,400,000 people have been affected by floods in 27 districts of the Assam state, according to the territory's Disaster Management Authority.


Beijing, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) China responded with a firm rejection the accusations made by US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, concerning the Southern Sea, after describing them as 'distorting', 'unjustified' and destined to sow discord in the region.


13 de julio de 2020, 13:58Tokyo, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday assessed the damage caused by heavy rains and floods in the prefecture of Kumamoto, in southwestern Japan.


13 de julio de 2020, 13:52Beijing, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) Chinese company CanSino Biologics is today in negotiations with Russia, Brazil, Chile and Saudi Arabia to carry out the third phase of trials of a recombinant vaccine against Covid-19 that it developed along with military scientists.


13 de julio de 2020, 13:49Havana, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuba currently maintains cooperation to fight Covid-19 in 35 nations, including Azerbaijan where a team of doctors, nurses and technicians from the Henry Reeve contingent arrived today, despite US defamation against that cooperation.


Baku, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) Azerbaijani authorities welcomed at Heydar Aliyev international airport a team of 115 health specialists from the Henry Reeve Cuban medical brigade, who will collaborate in the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic.


China sanctions four US politicians over Xinjiang issueBeijing, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) China has announced on Monday sanctions against four US politicians -including Senators Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz- and a congressional commission, in retaliation to  sanctions imposed on Chinese officials for alleged abuses in Xinjiang.


Beijing, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) Seafood importers in China show strong frustration and fear a collapse in their operations after the ban on the entry of Ecuadorian shrimp into the country, as the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus was found out of some packaging.


Sri Lanka to vote by mail for its 2020 general electionColombo, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) Sri Lanka will start the vote by mail this Monday for the next general elections to the country's parliament, it was announced in this capital today.