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Ankara, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Turkish authorities condemned the attack against the US Embassy in this capital, which they considered as an attempt to provoke chaos between the two countries.


Tokyo, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The Japanese foreign minister, Taro Kono, urgedmore countries to join the UN Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) to regulate buying and selling of weapons.


Ankara, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Turkish authorities condemned the attack against the US Embassy in this capital, which they considered as an attempt to provoke chaos between the two countries.


Havana, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) More than one million people live with diabetes in Cuba, but only 700,000 are registered, warn experts from the island, according to an article published today in Granma newspaper.


Mexico, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Almost 12 million Mexicans live abroad, according to data from the Institute of Mexicans Abroad (IME), attached to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, published today.


United Nations, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The exhibition Surviving Terrorism: The Victims'' voices show today at the UN the strength of survivors of these crimes, who recorded their testimonies as a denounce and in solidarity with other victims.


Ankara, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The Embassy of the United States in the Turkish capital was attacked today, when individuals opened fire from a vehicle, but no victims or major material damage were reported, a police spokesperson said.


Tehran, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Iranian authorities will implement a program to prevent concerns to visitors who fear being sanctioned by the United States, a government source said.


United Nations, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) Increasing threats are putting United Nations humanitarian workers in danger, so Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is calling today to respect the lives of those people.


Guatemala, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) Kofi Annan will be a reference, par excellence, in global diplomacy, the Guatemalan Foreign Ministry said in a press release to express the government''s condolences for the death of the former United Nations secretary-general.


Los Angeles, U.S., Aug 18 (Prensa Latina) The funeral of American singer Aretha Franklin, known worldwide as the queen of soul, will be on August 31, in Detroit, confirmed her spokeswoman and representative, Gwendolyn Quinn.