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Asia / Oceania

New Delhi, May 2 (Prensa Latina) The Central Committee of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) this Saturday strongly condemned in a statement the recent attack on the Cuban embassy in Washington, USA.

1 de mayo de 2020, 13:35Tokyo, May 1 (Prensa Latina) Japan's Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe, announced today that his government will extend the state of national emergency, which was due to end on May 6, due to the spread of Covid-19.

 Sri Lanka addresses dengue threat amid the Covid-19 pandemicColombo, May 1 (Prensa Latina) Sri Lanka's Minister of Health Pavithra Wanniarachchi warned this Friday about the likelihood of dengue epidemic returning due to the upcoming rainy season, in the middle of the Covid-19 pandemic.

 South Asia's countries add over 60,000 Covid-19 casesNew Delhi, May 1 (Prensa Latina) South Asia's countries are currently adding over 60,000 Covid-19 cases with a balance of 1,772 deaths.

Pyongyang, May 1 (Prensa Latina) The president of the State Committee of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Kim Jong Un, received a letter of thanks from Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, who expresses gratitude for his gesture of greeting on the anniversary of Syria's independence.

Beijing, May 1 (Prensa Latina) Chinese President Xi Jinping highlighted the efforts made by workers from several sectors to fight the Covid-19 outbreak, when congratulating them on May Day, local media reported on Friday.

Beijing, April 30 (Prensa Latina) China confirmed Thursday that it has established a channel with South Korea that allows the entry of individuals linked to trade and business to maintain the flow of both sectors while the Covid-19 pandemic persists.

New Delhi, Apr 30 (Prensa Latina) With a strong health system and one of the highest ratios worldwide of physicians per habitants, Cuba sent more than 1,200 doctors to 22 countries, Peoples Dispatch website stressed on Thursday.

Beijing, Apr 30 (Prensa Latina) International analysts ruled out China's manipulation of its statistics on Covid-19, thus deconstructing accusations by the West about an alleged cover-up in the number of victims, local media reported on Thursday.

Kabul, Apr 29 (Prensa Latina) A man with an explosive vest blew himself up next to the Afghan Defense Ministry, causing 19 victims, 15 of them fatal, said Tariq Arian, spokesman for the Ministry, in a statement.

29 de abril de 2020, 8:57Beijing, Apr 29 (Prensa Latina) China's capital Beijing, will ban using disposable plastic items in May, as part of the national campaign to preserve the environment and reduce waste.