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United Nations, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) The 73rd session of the UN General Assembly opens on Tuesday amid great challenges for multilateralism and a global call to action to face climate change.


18 de septiembre de 2018, 15:02Beijing, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) China today implemented additional tariffs for 60 billion dollars on imports from the United States, in response to the tariff increase that the country adopted as part of a damaging economic attack even for its own businessmen.


Washington, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has accused Facebook of violating federal and state laws forbidding companies from excluding women from job advertisements.


Havana, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) Human resources is the greatest asset of criminalistics in Cuba, said today the head of the Criminalistics Department of the Ministry of the Interior, Colonel Antonio Mesa.


Caracas, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) The president of the Sovereignty and Territorial Security Commission of the National Constituent Assembly (ANC), Gerardo Marquez, has described the U.S.-led military exercises in the region as a provocation against Venezuela.


Tokyo, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) The beginning of the second round of trade talks between Japan and the United States, scheduled for Friday, was postponed until the new tariff package imposed by Washington on China comes into force, local media reported today.


Beijing, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) The American Chamber of Commerce in China (AmCham China) today rejected and described as counterproductive the new increase in tariffs imposed by Washington on Chinese imports, because it will affect their operations here.


Baghdad, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) The International Rescue Committee (IRC) today criticized the United States policy on refugees by refraining them from the Middle East .


Antananarivo, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) An outbreak of plague in Madagascar has left a toll of two dead so far, an official of the Ministry of Health in the African country reported on Tuesday.


Harare, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) Zimbabwean authorities has launched an appeal for $57 million USD to contain the cholera outbreak that has so far claimed 30 lives and launched a campaign to raise funds.


United Nations, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) The 73rd session of the UN General Assembly opens on Tuesday amid great challenges for multilateralism and a global call to action to face climate change.