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Asia / Oceania

Lima, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) Peruvian political and solidarity organizations showed their solidarity with Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, and condemned the terrorist attack attempted to kill him

05 de agosto de 2018, 11:01Jakarta, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) A seven-degree earthquake on the Richter scale shook Indonesia today, particularly the north of the island of Lombok with the possibility of causing a tsunami.

New Delhi, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) India and Sri Lanka are celebrating the tenth round of talks to expand the scope of the free trade agreement, in negotiations that are likely to conclude in December, as reported today in this capital.

Seoul, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) South Korea and the Democratic People''s Republic of Korea (DPRK) exchanged the list of people who will participate in the reunification of separated families during the Korean War (1950-53), local press reported today.

Baghdad, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) The water shortage crisis in Iraq announces a 50 percent decrease in harvests and a worsening of the famine, according to forecasts issued today by Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Mahdi al-Qaisi.

Pyongyang, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) The Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea (WPK) today congratulated the ratified president of the United Socialist Party of Venezuela (PSUV), Nicolas Maduro.

Hanoi, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) Exports of fruits and vegetables in the first seven months of 2018 brought 2.3 billion dollars in revenues to Vietnam, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural development reported. In an ongoing upward spiral, revenues for that concept were 12.6 percent higher than during the same period last year.

New Delhi, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) predicted more rains during August, which will help improve the results of agricultural production in the country.

Yangon, Aug 3 (Prensa Latina) At least 15 people were killed and about 148,000 were evacuated to shelters due to the floods that affect much of Myanmar, authorities assured today.

Beijing, Aug 3 (Prensa Latina) The Ministry of Commerce of China announced Friday the imposition of additional tariffs of four different rates on products imported from the United States worth about 60 billion dollars.

Singapore, Aug 3 (Prensa Latina) South Korea's Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha proposed Thursday in this city the celebration of a special summit with members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).