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Europe

Geneva, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) The World Health Organization (WHO) ranked on Friday Covid-19 as the fifth leading cause of death in the world and warned that it is far from over; that is why, it urged people to be mentally prepared.


Belarus condemns US blockade against CubaMinsk, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Belarus' Working Group of the National Assembly for Cooperation with the Cuban Parliament condemned on Friday the US economic, commercial and financial blockade against Cuba.


16 de octubre de 2020, 15:33Moscow, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday discussed crucial issues with members of the National Security Council, including the present conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan over Nagorno-Karabakh enclave, the Kremlin reported.


Rome, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) FAO´s Director-General QU Dongyu has defined on friday the erradication of hunger as a moral and political obligation, when he spoke at the virtual ceremony for World Food Day.


Russian company Azur Air to begin to fly to Cuba and TanzaniaMoscow, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) The Russian company Azur Air announced that it will begin to carry out regular and charter flights to cayo Coco and Santa Clara (Cuba) as well as charter flights to the island of Zanzibar (Tanzania) on November 4, according to Moscow television. Azur Air will offer trips to Cayo-Coco as from November 4 and Santa Clara on November 5, both in central region of Cuba.


16 de octubre de 2020, 13:55Moscow, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday proposed to extend for one year and unconditionally the Treaty on the Reduction and Limitation of Strategic Offensive Arms (Start-3), signed with the United States in 2010.


Cuba: Foreign tourists to arrive in Varadero beachMatanzas, Cuba, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) The delegation of the Ministry of Tourism (MINTUR) in the western Cuban province of Matanzas on Friday confirmed the arrival of the first flight with foreign holidaymakers in Varadero on October 25, after that coastal resort was opened to international markets.


Iran will react to dislocated bombings from Nagorno-Karabakh conflictTehran, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Iran will react to dislocated bombings from the conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan over Nagorno-Karabakh, if the population that resides on its borders continues to be in danger, the Foreign Ministry said in a press release on Friday.


16 de octubre de 2020, 11:39Rome, 16 Oct (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis on Friday expressed that hunger is not only a tragedy, but also a shame for humanity.


16 de octubre de 2020, 8:45Rabat, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) The Kingdom of Morocco will recover at the end of this month almost three tons of archaeological objects seized at customs when traffickers tried to introduce them into France, the media reported here today.


Vatican City, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis said on Thursday that health measures will be insufficient to overcome the sequels of the Covid-19 pandemic in the educational sector, unless they are accompanied by a new cultural model.