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Asia / Oceania

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.

Baku, Jul 12 (Prensa Latina) On the border between Azerbaijan and Armenia there was an armed clash, with two dead and five wounded soldiers from this country, the military command said on Sunday in this capital, quoted by local television.

Havana, Jul 12 (Prensa Latina) A brigade of 115 Cuban health professionals from the Henry Reeve contingent left this Sunday for Azerbaidzhan to support the confrontation with the Covid-19 in that country, according to official sources.

Beijing, Jul 12 (Prensa Latina) China decreed emergency level two today to face the biggest floods in decades that affect much of the territory and overflowed its two main freshwater lakes.

New Delhi, 11 Jul (Prensa Latina) The mortality rate of patients suffering from Covid-19 in India is decreasing, and was reportedly pegged on Saturday at 2.72 percent.

10 de julio de 2020, 13:31

Hanoi, Jul 10 (Prensa Latina) The latest 229 SARS-Cov-2 infestations in Vietnam are being repatriated from other territories, revealing the tight control of the national pandemic containment system, the Health Ministry said Friday.

10 de julio de 2020, 11:32

Beijing, july 10 (Prensa Latina) China announced today the suspension of shrimp imports from three companies in Ecuador, after the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 was found on the surface of frozen shrimp packages.

10 de julio de 2020, 11:25

Beijing, Jul 10 (Prensa Latina) China on Friday reported at least 140 deaths and 30 million victims of the worst floods in decades that are affecting 27 southern, central and eastern provinces, due to heavy rains since early June.

10 de julio de 2020, 9:30

Beijing,  (Prensa Latina) China has eliminated any international event from its 2020 sports calendar and even recommended some foreign players, coaches and referees not to return, due to the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, an official plan states on Friday.

9 de julio de 2020, 11:35Tokyo, Jul 9 (Prensa Latina) The number of people infected with Covid-19 in Japan's capital city reached a record 224 in the last 24 hours, the metropolitan government reported Thursday.

9 de julio de 2020, 11:21Hanoi, Jul 9 (Prensa Latina) The repatriation of thousands of nationals prevents Vietnam from curbing Covid-19, but of 369 cases detected since the virus emerged, 347 have recovered, for 94% recovery rate.