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Washington, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) The United States is practicing a double standard in dealing with the Covid-19 coronavirus epidemic, according to media reports.

19 de febrero de 2020, 12:29New Delhi, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) Indian Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman met on Wednesday in New Delhi with secretaries to discuss the interruption of supplies of raw materials from China, after the coronavirus outbreak.

Kabul, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) The current president of Afghanistan, Ashraf Ghani, was reelected with 923.592 votes, 50,64% of the valid ballots, according to Hawa Alam, president of the Elections Committee of Afghanistan.

New Delhi, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) India announced on Wednesday it will send a military aircraft to China on Thursday loaded with medical supplies to help the neighboring country fight the Covid-19 coronavirus and to evacuate Indian citizens from Wuhan, the most affected city by the disease.

Beijing, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) China has rejected the decision of the United States to classify five of its media and press agencies as foreign missions, considers it an act of Cold War and warned it will take countermeasures.

Beijing, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) China on Tuesday announced that it will receive applications to grant new tariff exemptions to 696 US products as of March 2, another move in correspondence with phase one of their bilateral agreement.

London, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) Wikileaks' current director Kristin Hrafnsson warned here today that the extradition of Julian Assange to the United States would not only endanger the life of the Australian journalist, but also the future of journalism.

18 de febrero de 2020, 13:40Seoul, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) South Korea reiterated interest in boosting with the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), road projects in the areas of railways and roads, referred this Tuesday Unification Minister Kim Yeo Chul.

18 de febrero de 2020, 13:21Tokyo, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe today urged people with cold symptoms not to leave their homes amid the growing spread of the coronarivus Covid-19 in the Japanese archipelago.

Hanoi, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam's rigorous prevention measures have allowed containing the spread of the new coronavirus. Health authorities indicated this Tuesday not having diagnosed positive cases since February 13.

New Delhi, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) Hindi is the third most widely spoken language in the world with 615 million speakers, after English and Mandarin, was released today in this capital.