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Europe

Kiev, July 21 (Prensa Latina) Ukrainian authorities on Sunday received the first reports of violations and clear attempted fraud in the early parliamentary elections, where 5,700 candidates are running for 450 legislative seats.


Kiev, July 21 (Prensa Latina) Ukrainian authorities on Sunday received the first reports of violations and clear attempted fraud in the early parliamentary elections, where 5,700 candidates are running for 450 legislative seats.


Damascus, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad congratulated his Russian peer, Vladimir Putin, on the 74th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic relations.


Vatican City, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis on Sunday expressed his wish that the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the arrival of a human being on the Moon may be an inspiration to achieve greater social goals.


Hanoi, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) The National Assembly of Vietnam will ratify the recently-signed EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) at its eighth session, scheduled from October 21 to November 20.


Tehran, July 20 (Prensa Latina) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Yavad Zarif assured on Saturday that his country''s actions in the Persian Gulf are aimed to ensure compliance with maritime standards.


Moscow, July 20 (Prensa Latina) Russia rejected on Saturday meddling in the internal affairs of Nicaragua and highlighted to cooperate with that country, celebrating the 40th anniversary of the triumph of the Sandinista Revolution.


Rome, July 19 (Prensa Latina) The oil painting called Vaso di Fiori, by Dutch painter Jan van Huysum, has returned this Friday to the Palazzo Pitti Gallery, in the Italian city of Florence, from where it was stolen in 1944 during the withdrawal of the German occupation forces.


Ankara, Jul 19 (Prensa Latina) Rescue teams have continued the search of seven people missing after heavy rains and floods in northern Duzce province.


Moscow, Jul 19 (Prensa Latina) The Russian Foreign Ministry on Friday summoned the counselor of the US Embassy in this capital to protest against statements by that diplomatic mission on an alleged impediment to grant visas to US professors.


Moscow, Jul 19 (Prensa Latina) Russia has denounced US blackmail attempts in humanitarian issues so as to try to obtain political concessions from the legitimate government of Venezuela.