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Tokyo, Aug 7 (Prensa Latina) Despite the sanctions imposed on Iran by the United States, Japan is negotiating with representatives of the US government to continue to import oil from the Persian nation.

United Nations, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) The Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs of the United Nations (OCHA) warned that during the last days there has been heavy fighting in Hodeida, where one of the most important ports in Yemen is located.

United Nations, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has rejected any act of violence in Venezuela while voicing concern over the recent assassination attempt against President Nicolas Maduro, his spokesman Farhan Haq told reporters.

Beijing, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi; and the president-elect for the 73rd period of the UN general assembly, Maria Fernanda Espinosa, today defended multilateralism in the face of the threat of trade protectionism.

Mogadishu, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) The two explosive attacks in this capital a few hours ago have left six people dead, two of them military personnel, and a dozen wounded, several of whom are in serious condition, official sources said today.

Tokyo, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) Just on the 73rd anniversary of the drop of the atom bomb on Japanese territory, this nations today repeated that it rules out joining the United Nations Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons.

Washington, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) Gunshots rang out through the streets of Chicago over the weekend, killing at least 11 and wounding another 70, according to police the Chicago Tribune reports.

Damascus, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) Syria's permanent delegate to the United Nations, Bashar Jaafari, said the state is in favor of the return of all displaced persons, whether inside or outside the country, the main media in this capital announced today.

Washington, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) U.S. scientists have discovered a planet 12 times more massive than Jupiter with a powerful magnetic field, and which does not orbit any stars, published today The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series.

Havana, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) A recent study shows that the measures taken by US President Donald Trump, justified by the aim of benefiting Cubans, harm them.

Moscow, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) Russia today repeated its rejection of accusations by the United States on alleged interference in the internal affairs of that country, after Washington summoned Chargé d''Affaires Dmitri Zhirnov for consultations.