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Highlights

Beirut, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) President of Lebanon Michel Aoun and designated Prime Minister Mustapha Adib agreed on Thursday to hold more consultations and to have time to find a solution to the dispute over which party will lead the Ministry of Finance.


Ramallah, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) The spokesman for the Palestinian Authority (PA), Nabil Abu Rudaineh, affirmed that the US policy of blackmail, intimidation and pressure aimed at the PA leadership is doomed to fail.


Moscow, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) Russia will begin serial production of the new Ka-52K 'Katran' ('Mud shark') helicopters for the Naval Force, as reported by Sergei Mikheev, head engineer of the Mil y Kamov design Bureau and Hero of Russia.


Beirut, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) Rumors about a possible resignation of the designated prime minister, Mustafa Adib, began to spread today in Lebanon, given the impossibility of forming a government.


Geneva, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) WHO has advised vaccination against influenza given the imminent arrival of the disease in the northern hemisphere in the face of the complex impact Covid-19 has had throughout the world.


Brasilia, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) For the first time in its democratic period, Brazil is currently target of an official international investigation against the government of Jair Bolsonaro for its environmental and human rights policies.


Beijing, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) China assured today that it respects and protects labor rights and preferences in the Xinjiang (northwest) Uighur autonomous region by law, in addition to preventing and punishing forced labor.


Mexico, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) Mexico´s President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Monday said he was ready to request a referendum on charging former presidents with corruption if activists fail to collect enough signatures calling for such a vote.


Text and FotosPL: Antonio Rondón García

Moscow, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) Although the Covid-19 pandemic is still hitting this country, with more than 5,000 cases in a day, options are opening up for culture, such as the restart of the ballet season at the Bolshoi Theater.


Beirut, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) 'More consultations and I wish everything went well,' Designated Prime Minister, Mustapha Adib said in a brief message after meeting with Lebanese President Michel Aoun.


Moscow, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) Russia registered today 1.068.320 positive cases of coronavirus SARS CoV-2, which caused the Covid-19 pandemic, after detecting 5.509 new infections in one day, reported the television in this capital.