// // //


Science

Kampala, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) The Ugandan military command has expressed its displeasure today at the ''unprofessional conduct'' of soldiers who attacked journalists during demonstrations in the capital.


Harare, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Zimbabwe president, Emmerson Mnangagwa said his country will focus on increasing the exploitation of its vast natural resources, instead of complaining about the sanctions imposed by the United States.


Bridgetown, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Between January and March Barbados has experienced a slight increase in unemployment compared to the same period last year, the country''s Statistical Service (BSS) reported today.


Havana, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) The scientific development of Cuba and the strengthening of popular power in the base were among the issues addressed in the continuing consultation on the draft new Constitution, a process which is now in its ninth day.


Mexico, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) A total of 8.7 million people today earn the minimum wage, 2,650 pesos per month (just over 140 dollars), insufficient for a basic food basket, official sources informed.


Buenos Aires, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) The historic Grandmothers of the Plaza de Mayo are mourning as well as the Argentine human rights organizations, which are facing the physical departure of one of its founders, Chicha Mariani, who died without being able to recover her granddaughter.


Tehran, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Iran has resumed today the supply of electricity to Iraq to help the neighboring country after shortages sparked unrest in July.


Havana, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Supporting Cuba means today defending the hope a society can achieve with equal rights for all, Chad''s medical student Hassan Moussa Mahamat said.


Santiago de Chile, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Communist Parliament member Daniel Nuñez joked about the initiative of Chilean President Sebastian Piñera to create a Democracy Museum just after the case of the failed Minister of Culture.


Beijing, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Chinese President Xi Jinping has called for strengthening strategic communication with Malaysia to promote bilateral ties and the revitalization of Asia, the local press highlights today.


Hanoi, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam has started today its annual Renewable Energy Week, this time dedicated to teaching citizens how to produce, transfer and market these energy sources.