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Europe

Paris, Mar 19 (Prensa Latina) A large majority of French citizens support the general strike called for Tuesday by several trade unions and student organizations, aimed at expressing opposition to the government and demanding greater social justice.


19 de marzo de 2019, 16:01Damascus, Mar 19 (Prensa Latina) Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and Russian Defense Minister Serguei Shoigu ratified Tuesday the need to continue coordination in the fight against terrorism.


19 de marzo de 2019, 14:19Tripoli, Mar 19 (Prensa Latina) French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian reiterated Tuesday his country''s support for political solutions in Libya and the plan of action of the UN envoy, Ghassan Salame.


19 de marzo de 2019, 14:17Moscow, March 19 (Prensa Latina) Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Riabkov and the United States representative for Venezuela, Elliot Abrams, met Tuesday for more than two hours in Rome, according to the Russian television in Moscow.


Paris, Mar 19 (Prensa Latina) A large majority of French citizens support the general strike called for Tuesday by several trade unions and student organizations, aimed at expressing opposition to the government and demanding greater social justice.


Tehran, Mar 19 (Prensa Latina) Iran has denied claims about its participation in a raid against fighters of the Kurdistan Workers'' Party (PKK), in a statement released in Tehran on Tuesday.


Brussels, Mar 19 (Prensa Latina) Official statistics published in this capital on Monday show that the fake or pirated products commercialized in the world have increased considerably, according to a report from the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) and the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OCED). Fake or pirated products worldwide are worth 460 billion euros, accounting for a significant increase from 338 billion euros in 2016.


Beijing, Mar 19 ( Prensa Latina) China''s President Xi Jinping will visit Italy, Monaco and France late this week on his first trip abroad in 2019, the Foreign Ministry confirmed Monday.


Havana,  (Prensa Latina) Spanish duo Andy and Lucas will perform for the first time in Cuba at the eighth itinerant festival A Bridge to Havana to be held here from April 22-29, organizers confirmed Monday.


Vatican City, March 18 (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis said in Vatican City Monday that corruption is one of the most appalling afflictions of the social structure because it seriously harms it, either from an ethical and economic point of view.


Berlin,  (Prensa Latina) The German tourism company FTI Group confirmed it will offer direct flights to Cuba from Monday, as part of new projects for this year.