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Asia / Oceania

Beijing, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) Chinese justice accused on Monday Meng Hongwei, former president of Interpol and Deputy Minister of Public Security, for bribery, as part of the investigation opened against him.

Maputo, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) Mozambique awoke today with broad expectations about the beginning of the process of demilitarization, demobilization and reintegration of armed men from the opposition Mozambican National Resistance (Renamo).

Canberra, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) The Australian Government has reaffirmed Monday its commitment to the Paris Agreement and rejected requests from conservative members of the executive to withdraw from the climate treaty.

New Delhi, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) India could be affected by a severe heat wave similar to that of 2015, which killed almost 2,500 people throughout the country, according to a report on Monday.

Beijing, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) China demanded on Monday that the United States immediately stop criticising and accusing Beijing, and emphasized that those criticisms are a direct attack on mutual trust and shadow bilateral ties.

Hanoi, Oct. 7 (Prensa Latina ) Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc travelled on Sunday to Japan to attend the 10th Mekong-Japan Summit in Tokyo and to strengthen the bilateral ties with this Asian country.

Jakarta, Oct 7 (Prensa Latina) Indonesia''s Disaster Prevention Agency spokesman, Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, said on Sunday that at least 5,000 people are missing after last week''s earthquake and tsunami which devastated Celebes Island.

Hanoi, Oct 6 (Prensa Latina) Cubans will always remember Do Muoi as a brother, said today the member of the Secretariat of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC), Olga Lidia Tapia, when paying tribute to the recently deceased Vietnamese communist leader .

Kabul, Oct 6 (Prensa Latina) The President of Afghanistan, Ashraf Ghani, stressed today that his government is committed to the implementation of effective plans for electoral security and anti-terrorism.

Kathmandu, Oct 6 (Prensa Latina) The government of Nepal announced today its intention to declare this nation of the Himalayas free of illiteracy in the next two years, through a national education campaign that will be carried out from the municipal level.

Addis Abeba, Oct 6 (Prensa Latina) Ethiopian Prime Minister, Abiy Ahmed, plans to inaugurate Sunday the Industrial Park Asdama, built by China,l confirmed official sources.