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Tokyo, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) Typhoon Hagibis has killed 46 people in Japan, while search and rescue operations continue and 16 people have been reported missing.

Kiev, Oct 13 (Prensa Latina) The Regional Business Manager of the Molecular Immunology Center, Giselle Velazquez Manrique, concluded a visit to Ukraine, diplomatic sources confirmed in this capital on Sunday.

Wellington, Oct 13 (Prensa Latina) The Pacific Islands Climate Update team forecast up to 12 tropical cyclones in the region during the next hurricane season from November to April 2020.

Tripoli, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) Libya received a certificate from the World Health Organization (WHO) declaring the country free of polio in the last year, the National Center for Disease Control reported today.

Cairo, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) Doctor Sherine Ghaleb, a professor of forensic psychology at the University of Cairo, today became the first woman in Egypt's trade union history to be elected president of the Medical Guild.

Moscow, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) Soviet cosmonaut Alexei Leonov, the first person to walk in space, died today at the age of 86, as reported by the capital's television channel.

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Havana, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) Asthma is today a major health problem in Cuba, where one in two people suffers from this chronic disease, common in children and adolescents.

Rome, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) The Italian Institute for Environmental Protection and Research (ISPRA) described as very serious the amount of debris found on the seabed, in the water column and beaches of Italy.

Lyon, France, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday called on the international community to eradicate HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria, during the Sixth Replenishment Conference of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, hosted by the country.

Caracas, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) Petroleum Minister Manuel Quevedo today rejected the statements of the Brazilian government regarding the responsibility of the state-owned company Petroleum of Venezuela (PDVSA) with the oil spill on its coasts.

San Jose, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) The Costa Rican Ministry of Environment and Energy (MINAE) and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) on Wednesday signed a cooperation agreement to promote gender equality in biodiversity.