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Bogota,  (Prensa Latina) Colombian authorities declared on Thursday the state of alert in this capital for adverse weather conditions due to drought and more than a hundred forest fires that negatively impact air quality.


15 de febrero de 2019, 14:48Damascus, Feb 15 (Prensa Latina) A humanitarian aid convoy entered the municipality of Hajin, in the northeast of the northern Syrian province of Deir Ezzor, after being blocked twice by militias backed by the United States.


15 de febrero de 2019, 14:45Tegucigalpa, Feb 15 (Prensa Latina) Health authorities in Honduras today warned of an increase of more than 1,160 cases of dengue.


Bogota,  (Prensa Latina) Colombian authorities declared on Thursday the state of alert in this capital for adverse weather conditions due to drought and more than a hundred forest fires that negatively impact air quality.


Port-au-Prince, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) The main hospital in this capital, one of the largest in Haiti, remains closed on Thursday, unable to access supplies and inputs during these days of anti-government protests, its directors denounced.


Rome, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis on Thursday called in Rome to foster a ''science with conscience'' and put technology at the service of the poor.


Caracas, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Health Minister Carlos Alvarado announced Thursday the arrival of 933 tons of medicines and medical supplies from China, Cuba, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) and some direct purchases'' from the Ministry.


Havana, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and the Cuban Center for Advanced Studies (CEAC) have implemented a tool to mitigate the impact of harmful algal blooms, a statement from the Cuban institution says on Thursday.


London, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) Recent research by British scientists suggests that analysing blood levels of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) could improve early detection of lung cancer, published Wednesday in the journal Disease Models and Mechanisms.


Cairo, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) Egyptian archaeologists discovered in northern Sinai the remains of a workshop for ships construction and repair during the Ptolemaic and Roman periods, announced on Wednesay the Ministry of Antiquities.


La Paz, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) New landslides due to intense rainfall on Wednesday closed vehicular and pedestrian traffic on the route Yolosita-Caranavi, Chulumani-Sacambaya, and to Mallasa neighborhood , La Paz, without fatal victims.