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Asia / Oceania

Pyongyang, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) Secretary General of the Workers' Party of Korea (WPK) Kim Jong Un on Monday congratulated Army General Raul Castro on the successful performance of the concluded 8th Congress of the Communist Party of Cuba (CPC).

Moscow, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) on Monday announced the cooperated production of more than 100 million doses a year of the Sputnik V vaccine in conjunction with Chinese company Hualan Biological Bacterin Co Ltd.

Beijing, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) The annual conference of the Boao Forum for Asia begins this Sunday in Hainan, southern China, attended by thousands of delegates from different nations to analyze initiatives in order to speed up the global economy recovery.

China rejects US-Japan statement, reaffirms defense of sovereigntyBeijing, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) China today slammed a statement issued by the United States and Japan, considerng it meddling in its internal affairs, and ratified its firm resolution to protect its sovereignty, security and development interests.

Havana, Apr 16 (Prensa Latina) The Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on Friday recognized the leadership of its counterpart in Cuba (PCC), through a message regarding the 8th Congress of that organization.

Tokyo, April 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Yurisbel Gracial went for three in four times at bat, plus a run scored, to contribute to the success of his team SoftBank Falcons, 4-3 against the Orix Buffaloes.

Tokyo, Apr 15 (Prensa Latina) Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga on Thursday traveled to the United States on a four-day official visit, during which he will meet with President Joe Biden.

Havana, Apr 15 (Prensa Latina) The Communist Party of India (CPI) saluted the upcoming sessions of the 8th Congress of the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC) and stressed its solidarity with the Caribbean island.

Washington, Apr 15 (Prensa Latina) US Secretary of State Antony Blinken paid a surprise visit to Afghanistan on Thursday, a few hours after President Joe Biden announced the withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan in September.

Beijing, Apr 15 (Prensa Latina) China enacted its biosafety law with precise provisions to prevent, manage and control hazards in laboratories, as well as any outbreak of infectious diseases related to animals and plants.

Washington, Apr 15 (Prensa Latina) President Joe Biden's plan to withdraw remaining US troops from Afghanistan by September 11 has been met with both criticism and support from the within the region and the US government.