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Highlights

Beirut, Jan 9 (Prensa Latina) Lebanese security bodies on Wednesday warned about some methods used by Israeli espionage in smartphone apps.


Beirut, Jan 9 (Prensa Latina) Union trades and workers leagues of the national Lebanese terrestrial transport announced Tuesday they will go on strike Thursday, as part of a series of massive protests against the national economic and social situation in Lebanon.


Brussels, Jan 8 (Prensa Latina) The executive organ of the European Union (EU) reported on Tuesday that it is discussing with the US administration the degradation of the status of the embassy of the bloc in Washington from a member state to an international organization.


Libreville, Jan 8 (Prensa Latina) Tranquility and normality have returned to Gabon after the failure of the ephemeral coup attempt on Tuesday by only a dozen soldiers of the Republican Guard, who were either arrested or killed.


Madrid, Jan 28 (Prensa Latina) The Government of Spain today supported the existence of an agreement between the United Kingdom and the European Union (EU) for the withdrawal of the country from the Community bloc, a process known as Brexit.


Tehran, Jan 8 (Prensa L) Iran demanded firmness from the European Union (EU) in the face of US pressure on the nuclear agreement and the adoption of measures to save this multilateral pact.


Bogota, Jan 8 (Prensa Latina) The Peace Commission of the Congress of the Republic of Colombia today expressed grave concern over the escalation of crimes against social leaders early this year.


Basseterre, Jan 8 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza today concluded his working visit to the Caribbean, where he met with the Prime Ministers of Antigua and Barbuda and St. Kitts and Nevis.


By Pedro Garcia Hernandez

Damascus, Jan 8 (Prensa Latina) The tense confrontation in northern Syria involves Kurdish forces allied to the United States and others who are asking for help from Damascus, Turkish troops and terrorists who are trying to hold up the last organized bastion they have in the country.


Beijing, Jan 8 (Prensa Latina) China assured Tuesday that the current visit of DPRK leader Kim Jong-un is an opportunity to deepen the traditional friendship ties between both countries.


Bogota, Jan 8 (Prensa Latina) Congressmen and political and social organizations in Colombia convened a march on January 11 to ask for the resignation of Attorney General, Humberto Martinez, it was reported in Bogota on Tuesday.