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Asia / Oceania

Seoul, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) South Korean President Moon Jae-in held phone conversations today with Chinese President Xi Jinping to strengthen cooperation between the two countries in the face of the Covid-19 coronavirus epidemic.

Berlin, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) Important travel and luxury goods companies in China showed concern on Thursday about the impact of the Covid-19 coronavirus infection figures.

Beijing, Feb. 20 (Prensa Latina) China denounced on Thursday the hostile ends behind international press reports and rumors about the Covid-19 coronavirus alleged manufacture as being part of biological weapons at Wuhan National Biosafety Laboratory.

New Delhi, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) India has congratulated President Ashran Ghani for his reelection, after the announcement of the final results by Afghanistan's Elections Commission.

New Delhi, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) Ethiopia on Thursday signed the Memorandum of Understanding on the Conservation of Migratory Birds of Prey in Africa and Eurasia (Raptors MoU), during the Parties' Conference (COP13) in India.

Tokyo, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) Two Japanese passengers on board the cruise ship Diamond Princess, which was quarantined two weeks ago in the port of Yokohama, died of Covid-19 complications on Thursday.

Washington, (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.