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Damascus, Mar 20 (Prensa Latina) Syrian Security Units intercepted and caught a vehicle carrying 358 kilograms of hashish and about 600,000 pills of Captagon drug, in areas of Homs, 162 kilometers north of Damascus.

Buenos Aires, Mar 20 (Prensa Latina) Uruguay´s President of Uruguay, Tabare Vazquez, urged the United Nations Wednesday to continue to provide technical and technological assistance to developing countries.

Quito, Mar 20 (Prensa Latina) The Ecuadorian authorities foster Wednesday a new strategy to eradicate child labor, focused on the unpaid agricultural sector.

Mexico, Mar 20 ( Prensa Latina ) President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador described Wednesday as a meeting in good terms the one held with Jared Kushner, son-in-law of Donald Trump, to finance with 10 billion dollars development plans in Mexico and Central America.

Pretoria, Mar 20 (Prensa Latina) The Electoral Commission of South Africa on Wednesday described the registration of 48 political parties for the May 8 general elections as a record, 19 more than in the 2014 polls.

Manila, Mar 20 (Prensa Latina) The Philippine government has called on Wednesday to keep the seas free of plastics and other pollutants after the recent death of a whale off the coast of Compostela Valley province.

Havana, Mar 20 ( Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel advocated Wednesday to improve the quality of the investment in the food industry.

Havana, Mar 20 (Prensa Latina) Less than two months after the devastating tornado that struck several municipalities in Havana, the Cuban government has put back into full operation the 19 health centers severely damaged during the violent windstorm.

Buenos Aires, Mar 20 (Prensa Latina) The Second United Nations High-level Conference on South-South Cooperation opened today and is attended by delegations from 193 countries with an appeal to seek new formulas and to strengthen and expand opportunities.

Caracas, Mar 20 (Prensa Latina) Hector Rodriguez, governor of the Venezuelan Miranda state, said that the next changes in the Executive Cabinet will help focus the work of the government on the reality and needs of Venezuela.

Algiers, Mar 20 ( Prensa Latina) Algerian former Foreign Minister Lakhdar Brahimi considered it urgent to develop a ''structured and organized'' dialogue because of the country's current situation with thousands of people on the streets demanding political and social changes.