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Asia / Oceania

London, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) Scientists have chronicled the ''mass mortality'' of corals on the Great Barrier Reef, in a new report that says 30 percent of the reef''s corals died in a catastrophic nine-month marine heatwave.

Tokyo, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina)Brazilian Oswaldo Oliveira will take over the reins of Japan's Urawa Red Diamonds next week after the former Kashima Antlers boss was named as the replacement for sacked coach Takafumi Hori on Thursday.

19 de abril de 2018, 10:48Rome, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) The harmony between livelihoods and ecosystems, humanity and nature, was highlighted today during the awarding ceremony of the World Agricultural Heritage to 15 new sites in eight countries.

New Delhi, April 19 (Prensa Latina) The President of India, Ram Nath Kovind,is concerned about children victims of crime in the country and stated to protect them would be the main responsibility of any society, official sources reported Thursday.

Hanoi, April 19 (Prensa Latina) Hanoi People's Court of Law sentenced Wednesday 5 Colombian citizens to prison term ranging from 7 to 13 years on charge of property theft, judicial authorities indicated Thursday.

Seoul, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and South Korea will separately review the venue at the common border where their leaders will meet on April 27, the government confirmed here today.

Beijing, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) China warned the United States today not to underestimate it because, although it wants to solve through dialogue any type of difference, it is decided to fight against protectionism and unilateralism.

London, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Some experts are expressing concern for the future of global finance, as of some issues expressed during a meeting of the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

Colombo, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Sri Lanka's main government hospital, Colombo National Hospital has admitted more accident victims this year compared to last year during the New Year celebrations, a hospital official said.

Kabul, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Afghan intelligence officers arrested today a Taliban chief identified as Mohammad Nabi, who operated in the district of Washir, Helmand province.

Jakarta, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Indonesian security forces confirmed the arrest of the main manufacturer and distributor of the adulterated alcohol that killed 80 people in recent days.