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Highlights

Tehran, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) Iran will put into orbit three satellites of national production during the first months of 2019, according to reports released here today.


Beijing, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) Chinese justice accused on Monday Meng Hongwei, former president of Interpol and Deputy Minister of Public Security, for bribery, as part of the investigation opened against him.


Baghdad, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) Iraq's newly elected President, Barham Salih, expressed his intention to expand relations and cooperation with Iran, during a meeting with Iranian ambassador, Iraj Salam.


Ankara, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) The semi-state news agency Anadolu reported on Monday the withdrawal of heavy weapons from the Syrian province of Idlib, as stipulated in the agreement signed between Turkey and Russia to the armed groups established there


Beirut, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) Saudi ambassador to Lebanon Walid Bukhari called a farce the alleged murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at a Riyadh consulate in Ankara.


Ramallah, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) Israel''s withdrawal from the Palestinian territories will occur gradually until there is complete separation in relations, an official source said Monday.


Erbil, Iraq, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (UPK) is trying to prevent divisions in the autonomous region after winning the presidency of Iraq, a post that had been held by the Democratic Party of Kurdistan (PDK) since 2005.


Hanoi, Oct 5 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam and the United States held a dialogue on defence policies in Hanoi on Friday where they agreed to increase cooperation to overcome the aftermath of the war between both countries in the last century.


Havana, Oct 5 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Vice President Ines Maria Chapman and the Special Envoy of the Government of Myanmar, Kyaw Tint Swe, have expressed the will of both States to strengthen their ties, the Cuban Foreign Ministry announced on Friday.


Caracas, Oct 5 (Prensa Latina) The Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America-People's Trade Treaty (ALBA-TCP) warned the international community about the invocation of the Monroe Doctrine by the Government of the United States.


Seoul, Oct 5 (Prensa Latina) A Seoul court sentenced Friday South Korea's former President Lee Myung-bak to 15 years in prison, after convicting him of 16 charges related to bribery, abuse of power and embezzlement.