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Highlights

Addis Ababa, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) The African Union (AU) is evaluating strategies to accelerate the integration of the continent through infrastructure, in order to promote economic growth and sustainable development.


Havana, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuba boosts power generation through biomass by building a plant capable of generating 60 megawatts (MW) a day of electricity, revealed a source related to renewable energy sources.


Paris, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) Unesco Director-General Audrey Azoulay firmly condemned the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, after Saudi authorities officially admitted his death.


Minneapolis, USA, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) The National Network of Solidarity with Cuba (NNOC) in the United States debates on Saturday actions to demand the lifting of the blockade imposed by Washington against the island and other issues related to bilateral relations.


Beijing, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) China will open next Wednesday the traffic in the world' s longest sea bridge, which will reduce from almost four hours to 30 minutes the traffic between the southern localities of Hong Kong, Zhuhai and Macao.


Berlin, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) Tax authorities in Germany are investigating what the press call ''the biggest fraud in the history of Europe'', with estimated damages of 55,2 billion euros.


Moscow, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) In three years of operations of Russian military assistance to Syria, the terrorist movement Islamic State (IS) has been defeated, after more than 87,500 of its members have been eliminated, Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu reported on Saturday.


New Delhi, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) The Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, held talks on Saturday with his Sri Lankan counterpart, Ranil Wickremesinghe, who is making a three-day visit to India.


Damascus, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) Air strikes by the US-led coalition have killed 62 people in Al Susa and Bubadran towns, in the northern Syrian province of Deir Ezzor, state news agency SANA reported on Saturday.


Buenos Aires, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian President Evo Morales is attending Saturday''s meeting Entrada de Integración Cultural (Cultural Integration: Bolivia dances''), which will feature 136 groups and 15,000 dancers.