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Highlights

Amman, May 9 (Prensa Latina) The Jordanian cabinet resigned to prepare for a reshuffling that includes the starting-up of another phase, according to a request by Prime Minister Omar Al-Razzaz, the official Jordanian news agency, Petra, reports on Thursday.


Addis Ababa, May 9 (Prensa Latina) The Government of Ethiopia and the European Union (EU) signed an agreement, under which that political community will finance a disaster risk reduction program, Africa''s Ministry of Finance reported on Thursday.


Madrid, May 9 ( Prensa Latina ) The Spanish Civil Guard and the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) arrested 31 people and identified 145 minors in an international operation against child pornography, it was reported Thursday.


Tokyo, May 9 ( Prensa Latina) Japan''s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has reiterated Thursday his desire for an unconditional talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, but stressed he will maintain the unchanged stance and sanctions imposed on that country.


Damascus, May 9 (Prensa Latina) The number of displaced Syrians who returned home from territories abroad rose to 1,072,000, according to data from the Syrian and Russian coordination committees.


Pretoria, May 9 (Prensa Latina) Vote counting in South Africa began on Thursday after the polling stations were closed, many of them opened after midnight to assist all those who stayed in line to participate in this elections.


Damascus, May 9 ( Prensa Latina) The Syrian army has made significant progress in recent hours by freeing the city of Qalet Madiq and the nearby town of Krekat, in southern Idleb province, from terrorist groups, according to military sources.


Havana, May 9 (Prensa Latina) Cyclists, visitors and locals will ride bicycles on the coming May 26 several Havana sites, an initiative developed by the European Union in Cuba in favor of environmental protection, the organizers announced Thursday.


Moscow, May 9 (Prensa Latina) The issues of Venezuela, Syria and Ukraine will be discussed at the meeting on May 14 between Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and his US counterpart, Michael Pompeo, the Russian Foreign Ministry reported Thursady.


Havana, May 8 (Prensa Latina) The Institute of Friendship with Peoples (ICAP) and the Amistur agency paid tribute on Wednesday to the US tourist agency Marazul, which have fulfilled 40 years of experience in the management of tourist trips to Cuba.


United Nations, May 8 (Prensa Latina) UN Special Rapporteur on the Impact of Unilateral Sanctions on Human Rights, Idriss Jazairy, this Wednesday shows great concern about the sanctions against Cuba, Venezuela and Iran.