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Montevideo, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) Uruguay's Defense Minister, Jose Bayardi, reiterated that excavations in a military unit of the dictatorship (1973-1985) will be extended today to other areas where the remains of a possible missing detainee were recently found.

Kabul, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) Two suicide bombings took place this Tuesday in the capital and in the province of Parwan with at least 62 victims, among them 30 dead, according to military sources.

Brasilia, Sep 16 (Prensa Latina) Sao Paulo's Court of Justice rejected this Tuesday the complaint filed by the Prosecutor's Office against Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and his brother Jose Ferreira da Silva, for allegedly receiving bribe payments from the Odebrecht company.

Hanoi, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam will continue supporting Cuba in overcoming difficulties, particularly in the provision of food, and will help it take advantage of its development potential, assured Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

United Nations, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) The 74th session of the UN General Assembly opens on Tuesday and is presided by Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, the second Nigerian diplomat to serve as president of the body.

La Paz, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) President Evo Morales guaranteed all the necessary investments for the recovery of the areas affected by forest fires in the Chiquitania region, in Santa Cruz.

Beijing, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) China's central government denounced this Tuesday the financial support that external forces provide to sectors protesting in Hong Kong to stay on the streets and perpetrate violent acts.

Beijing, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) China has rejected some US officials' attempts to discredit and threaten the policies this Asian nation is currently undertaking domestically and internationally.

Caracas, Sep 16 (Prensa Latina) The deployment of units of the Bolivarian Army, Navy and Militia continues on Monday in Venezuela, as part of the 2019 Sovereignty and Peace military exercises, Remigio Ceballos, head of the Operational Strategic Command, reported.

Ankara, Sep 16 (Prensa Latina) Russian President Vladimir Putin, Iran's Hasan Rohani and Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan met on Monday in Ankara to discuss possible solutions to the conflict in Syria.