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Port-au-Prince, Oct 14 ( Prensa Latina) A magnitude 3.5 earthquake shook Haiti's second largest city Cape Haitian, on the north coast, today.

Washington, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) The melting of the Arctic ice opened access to new energy resources, which caused an incipient struggle for power in the area, the Bloomberg agency reported today.

Paris, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) French national meteorological service, Meteo France, on Monday placed 42 departments on orange alert, the second highest, in the north, center and eastern regions of the country, due to the risk of severe storms.

London, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) British environmental group 'Extinction Rebellion,' which has been protesting against government inaction to combat climate change for a week, blocked access to the financial center of this capital.

Tokyo, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) The number of deceased victims of Typhoon Hagibis in Japan rose today to 46, while rescue efforts and the search for 16 missing persons continue under the fear that they are lifeless.

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.