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Nota Informativa

Buenos Aires, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The service has been interrupted for 56 days and the workers of the Argentine state news agency Telam are still fighting today for the reinstatement of more than 350 colleagues.

Damascus, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) New oil wells, water supply centers and public service facilities were opened today in northern Deir Ezzor province.

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.

Brasilia, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Members of Brazilian popular movements who are demanding that the Supreme Federal Court (STE) do justice and release former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva have staged a hunger strike for three weeks.

Riyadh, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) More than two million Muslims are estimated to have started the annual Hajj or pilgrimage to sacred sites of Islam located in the Saudi cities of Mecca and Medina.

Santiago, Chile, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The 14th edition of the Santiago International Film Festival (SANFIC) spread its red carpet on Sunday night to the Spanish actress Maribel Verdu and several Latin American movie stars.

Tehran, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Yavad Zarif has reiterated his country's refusal to renegotiate the nuclear agreement signed in 2015 between Tehran and six world powers.

Cairo, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The Egyptian navy has developed joint exercises with its counterparts from Italy, South Korea and Greece in the Mediterranean and the Red Sea, the army reported today in this capital.

Caracas, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Monetary reconversión announced by the government as part of the plan for economic recovery will be effective as of today in Venezuela with the circulation of the Sovereign Bolivar.

Baghdad, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Iraq''s Supreme Court has ratified the results of the May 12 parliamentary elections and set a 90-day constitutional deadline for the winning parties to form the government.

Havana, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) An integration policy for the geological practice in the country with aspects regarding both research and custody of information in that scientific branch was enacted today.