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Highlights

La Paz, March 13 (Prensa Latina) The Bolivian Football Federation (FBF) confirmed on Wednesday the holding of friendly matches against South Korea and Japan on March 22 and 26, respectively, in Asia.


Abu Dhabi, March 13 (Prensa Latina) United Arab Emirates (UAE) suspended this Wednesday all operations of the Boeing 737-8 MAX as a precaution to public safety in the air and land.


San Salvador, Mar 13 (Prensa Latina) The parliamentary left in El Salvador insisted Wednesday on taking a draft bill for comprehensive reparation for the victims of the armed conflict as the basis for a future Amnesty Law.


Georgetown, Mar 13 ( Prensa Latina) The Caribbean Community ( CARICOM ) voiced Wednesday its condolences to all those who lost their lives in the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines plane last Sunday.


Ankara, Mar 13 (Prensa Latina) Turkey, Egypt and Lebanon aviation authorities have banned operations over their air space of the Boeing 737 Max 8, and grounded the fleet of this plane in their respective national airlines, after the two lethal accidents involving the aircraft in Indonesia and Ethiopia.


United Nations, Mar 13 (Prensa Latina) Women's participation in politics appears is currently one of the main demands of those who attend the Commission on the Status of Women, at UN.


Pretoria, Mar 13 (Prensa Latina) The list of candidates from the ruling African National Congress (ANC) for the general elections in May is ready, according to stories circulating here on Wednesday.


Beirut, Mar 13 (Prensa Latina) The Lebanese government asked for more than two billion dollars to help one million refugees to return to Syria, in a message sent to an international conference in Brussels, Belgium, it was reported on Wednesday.


Addis Ababa, Mar 13 ( Prensa Latina ) Ethiopia and France will sign agreements to increase cooperation in investment, cultural heritage conservation and security, the Prime Minister's office of the African country announced Wednesday.


Addis Abeba, March 12 (Prensa Latina) Kenya''s President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday reaffirmed his willingness to strengthen diplomatic and economic ties with the Ethiopian government.


Managua, March 12 (Prensa Latina) For the second consecutive day, the opposition Civic Alliance was absent from the negotiating round with the Nicaraguan government delegation, despite the latter''s call to respect what was agreed in the Road Map.