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Tehran, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Yavad Zarif on Tuesday described the signing of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) as the greatest diplomatic achievement of the last decade.

Accra, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) The regional president of the New Ashanti Patriotic Party, Bernard Antwi Boasiako, reported on Monday that nearly 50 parliamentarians from the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) and from the ranks of his own organization contracted the Covid-19.

Pretoria, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) The President of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa, called for reinforcing preventive measures to minimize as much as possible the impact of the pandemic moments before the peak of Covid-19 infections in the country.

Damascus, July 11 (Prensa Latina) Syrian soldiers blocked the passage of a U.S. military convoy in the northeastern province of Hasakah and forced them to return, according to media reports and social networks on Saturday.

Damascus, jul 11 (Prensa Latina) Three Turkish Army convoys entered in the last hours the northern Syrian province of Idlib, located 335 kilometers north of this capital.

Egyptian government rejects incomplete deal on Ethiopian damCairo, Jul 9 (Prensa Latina) The Egyptian Ministry of Water Resources stressed that Egypt will reject any proposal for an incomplete agreement regarding the dam being built by Ethiopia on the Blue Nile, especially if it ignores its concerns, Ahram reported today.

Rome, Jul 8 (Prensa Latina) FAO Director General Qu Dongyu thanked the European Union (EU) for its contribution to combatting the desert locust infestation in East Africa, the UN body reported here today.

Havana, Jul 6 (Prensa Latina) The Saharawi Medical Association declared today that the Cuban Medical Brigade Henry Reeve, trained in the fight against natural disasters and serious epidemics, deserves to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize by the Norwegian Committee.

Geneva, Switzerland, Jul 6 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) urged on Monday world's solidarity with displaced persons in Afghanistan and host communities in Iran and Pakistan.

Bogota, Jul 6 (Prensa Latina) Congressmen and other political figures in Colombia on Monday rejected Israel's plans to annex the occupied Palestinian territories in the West Bank.

Abuja, Jul 3 (Prensa Latina) The Nigerian Army said Friday that an undisclosed number of fighters from the Boko Haram armed group were killed in air raids in the Sambisa forest in Borno state (northeast).