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Jakarta, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) The burning of a parliamentary building, several cars and motorcycles, and three injured police officers was the preliminary balance of violent protests in the independent Indonesian province of West Papua.

Washington, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) The Jose Marti Alliance, which gathers organizations of Cuban emigrants in Miami, United States, held an event in support of the Venezuelan process headed by constitutional president Nicolas Maduro, the entity reported Monday.

Madrid, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) The figure of people evacuated from their homes go up this Monday to 9,000 due to a large forest fire in Gran Canaria, the third fire on the island in a week, regional authorities reported.

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Bormes-les-Mimosas, France, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) The president of France, Emmanuel Macron, expressed here Monday his country''s interest in strengthening multilateralism with the participation of Russia, by welcoming his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin.

Ankara, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) The Turkish Interior Ministry reported this Monday the arrest of three mayors of the opposition People''s Democratic Party (HDP) for alleged terrorist ties, while police arrested 418 people in 29 provinces of the country.

London, (Prensa Latina) The leak of a paper warning about medicine, food and fuel shortages if the UK leaves the EU without an agreement, has further fuelled the crisis of the UK government.

Quito, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) The Prefect of the Ecuadorian province of Pichincha, Paola Pabon, condemned this Monday the persecution of which she is a victim, along with other members of the Citizens'' Revolution Movement.

Madrid, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) The Open Arms humanitarian ship, with 107 people on board and waiting to disembark off the coasts of the Italian island of Lampedusa, declined this Monday the proposal of the Spanish government to dock in the Balearic Islands.

Washington, Aug 18 (Prensa Latina) Top executives at major companies in the United States earn 278 times more than their employees, according to a study published recently.

By Livia Rodriguez Delis

Havana, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) Achieving food security continues to be an unavoidable challenge for Cuba, with authorities reinforcing government policies to achieve this goal.

Brasilia, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) Former President of Brazil Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has called on the people, social and union movements to organize to avoid the dismantling of Brazil under the government of President Jair Bolsonaro.