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Damascus, May 23 (Prensa Latina) United States military forces started fires in wheat and barley fields in the Syrian Hasakeh province, 866 kilometers northeast of Damascus, as reported by local media.


Tehran, May 23 (Prensa Latina) Iran's former ambassador to the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Mohammad Ali Khatibi, suggested on Saturday creating a group of countries blocked by the United States.


22 de mayo de 2020, 17:28Cairo, May 22 (Prensa Latina) US Democratic senators strongly rejected Israeli plan to annex part of the West Bank to its territory, because it would deny Palestinians their right to self-determination in a sovereign state, the Wafa News Agency reported on Friday.


eeuu siriaDamascus, (Prensa Latina) For four consecutive weeks, US soldiers and groups from the so-called Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have carried out operations in Deir Ezzor and Hasaka provinces, local media and social network activists reported on Friday.


UEParis, May 22 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Ministers from several countries of the European Union (EU) lamented the intention of the United States to abandon the Open Skies Treaty, which they described as crucial for the Euro-Atlantic zone.


open skiesMoscow, May 22 (Prensa Latina) The Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs rejected the United States' allegations it violates the 1992 Open Skies Treaty of 1992, supposedly used by Moscow to mark precision weapons target.


china euaBeijing, May 22 (Prensa Latina) China criticized a new report issued by the United States that distorts its political system and strategic plans to use them as an excuse for increasing pressure, and warned Washington that no force will be able to prevent its growth.


trumpWashington, May 22 (Prensa Latina) Hydroxychloroquine treatment for patients sick with Covid-19 significantly increases the risk of death, as reported by the Washington Post.


biodiversidadUnited Nations, May 22 (Prensa Latina) The UN celebrates this Friday the International Day for Biological Diversity by warning of the rapid pace of depletion in the number of species due to human activity.


21 de mayo de 2020, 19:9Beijing, May 21 (Prensa Latina) China protested on Thursday before the United States against arms sales to Taiwan, and demanded that Washington remain away from the situation on the island and other internal affairs like Hong Kong and the current border dispute with India.


United Nations, 21 May (Prensa Latina) Many members of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) are planning a solid course towards solutions to the pandemic, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said today.