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Asia / Oceania

New Delhi, Jul 12 (Prensa Latina) Floods in the Indian state of Assam have killed three people and marooned more than 400,000, official sources said on Friday.


Beijing, Jul 12 (Prensa Latina) China has urged on Friday the United States should not allow Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen to transit through the nation en route to the Caribbean, by reiterating opposition to diplomatic and military contacts with the Asian island.


Beijing, Jul 12 (Prensa Latina) The Chinese Armed Forces has rejected the potential US arms sales to Taiwan, as a violation of the One-China principle, respected on Friday by the international community.


Beijing, July 11 ( Prensa Latina ) China has demanded this Thursady the West to stop politicizing the issue of human rights in the Uygur autonomous region of Xinjiang and also meddling in internal affairs with baseless accusations.


Hanoi, Jul 11 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam currently has more than 96 million inhabitants, making it the 15th most populous country in the world, it was reported in Hanoi on Thursday coinciding with World Population Day.


Tokyo, Jul 11 (Prensa Latina) Japan Mint began producing on Thursday coins stamped with the new imperial era called Reiwa, started on May 1 following the ascension of Emperor Naruhito to the throne.


Matanzas, Cuba, Jul 11 (Prensa Latina) Vietnamese Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh and the delegation accompanying her visited Cuba''s major coastal resort, Varadero, in western Matanzas province, on Wednesday.


Bangkok, July 11 (Prensa Latina) Defense ministers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) agreed on a maritime exercise in the region with the participation of the United States forces at the end of this year.


Beijing, Jul 11 (Prensa Latina) China is currently working to provide stability and strengthen its foreign trade, and the government announced a series of measures to enhance this economic activity.


Beijing, 10 (Prensa Latina) The United States is placing Taiwan in jeopardy if it sells it weapons, because although China has so far Chosen for peaceful reunification, it may be forced to abandon that policy, warned the local press on Wednesday.


Varadero, Cuba, Jul 10 (Prensa Latina) With the opening in late 2019 of the Rainbow Muthu Cayo Guillermo Hotel, the Singapore-based MGM Muthu Chain will have its fourth hotel in Cuba and will reaffirm its commitment to tourism in the island.