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Santiago de Chile, Aug 8 (Prensa Latina) Chilean President Sebastian Piñera criticized this Thursday the ''brutal impact'' on the international economy of the trade and tariff war between the United States and China.

Geneva, Aug 8 (Prensa Latina) Food security will be increasingly affected by climate change due to declining agricultural yields and rising prices, a UN scientific report noted today.

Quito, Aug 8 (Prensa Latina) A judge of the National Court of Justice will rule this Thursday on the public prosecutor''s request for the pre-trial detention of former Ecuadorian President, Rafael Correa, who is suffering unprecedented political and judicial persecution.

Managua, Aug 8 (Prensa Latina) The number of Nicaraguans benefiting from Operation Miracle in the first half of the current year surpassed the number operated on in the same period of 2018 by 14percent, a report from the Ministry of Health (Minsa) stressed on Thursday.

Havana, Aug 8 (Prensa Latina) The Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Cuba celebrated on Thursday 40 years of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries, describing the island as a friend and sister nation.

08 de agosto de 2019, 12:35Managua, Aug 8 (Prensa Latina) Nicaragua is committed to a local development model in which municipalities, working with central governmental agencies, solve the needs of the population, the head of the Nicaraguan Institute for Municipal Development (INIFOM), Guiomart Irias, assured on Thursday.

08 de agosto de 2019, 12:34Brussels, Aug 8 (Prensa Latina) Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, on Thursday called on India and Pakistan to initiate diplomatic dialogue to avoid an ''escalation of tensions'' in the Kashmir region.

08 de agosto de 2019, 12:33Washington, Aug 8 (Prensa Latina) US Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs Kimberly Breier resigned from the post, effective of Wednesday, according to The Washington Post.

La Paz, Aug 8 (Prensa Latina) The economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States against Cuba for more than half a century, as well as the Helms-Burton Act, are measures that attempt to punish the Cuban government and people.

Mexico City, Aug 8 (Prensa Latina) The Mexican Foreign Ministry on Thursday condemned the hate speech and the false idea of white supremacy in a diplomatic note sent to the US government following the El Paso shooting.

Brussels, August 8 (Prensa Latina) The trade war between the United States and China will affect the growth of the Eurozone, the European Central Bank (ECB) warned on Thursday.