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Highlights

Seoul, August 23 (Prensa Latina) The Republic of Korea film ''Gisaengchung'' was selected to compete for the Oscar in the category of foreign films.


La Paz, August 22 (Prensa Latina) Indigenous cyclists from Colombia, Ecuador and Peru expressed their support for Bolivian President Evo Morales and highlighted on Thursday the development achieved in this country, as part of the Process of Change led by the indigenous leader since 2006.


Caracas, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela''s Vice President of Economy Tareck El Aissami urged the people to continue this Thursday the popular demonstrations and the civic-military union to defeat US attacks against the country.



London, Aug 23 (Prensa Latina) The first images in 14 years of the wreck of the Titanic, located in the north of the Atlantic Ocean, were captured by an international team of explorers, as reported by Atlantic Productions, one of the companies in charge of the project.


Mexico City, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) Inflation in Mexico during the first half of August registered a decrease of 0.08 percent, and in annual terms was 3.29 percent, the lowest level since 2016, an official source reported Thursday.


United Nations, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres begins Friday a trip to several nations including France, Japan and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DROC), as announced on Thursday by his Spokesperson, Stephane Dujarric.


Lima, August 21 (Prensa Latina) Peru must have resilient cities capable of withstanding major disasters, mainly a foreseeable earthquake, stated Housing Minister Miguel Estrada on Thursday.


Washington, August 21 (Prensa Latina) The Governor of Washington, Jay Inslee, announced on Thursday the end of his campaign to seek the Democratic Party''s candidacy for the 2020 presidential elections.


Damascus, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela''s Ambassador to Syria, Jose Biomorgi, denounced Wednesday the pressure of the United States against his country and called on the national and international media to condemn the recent measures decreed by the Trump administration.