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Madrid, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Spanish authorities have intercepted a yacht carrying 300 kilograms of cocaine off the coast of Ibiza resort, customs officials from the autonomous community of the Balearic Islands reported today.

Tokyo, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The Japanese foreign minister, Taro Kono, urgedmore countries to join the UN Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) to regulate buying and selling of weapons.

Addis Ababa, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The Ethiopian Government will reinforce the deployment of police officers in the perimeter area of the Gemfields gemstone mining company, one of the most important in the country, to prevent looting, official sources announced today.

Havana, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The post of the president of the Republic is one of the proposals in the Draft Constitution of Cuba, which has been discussed by the people for eight days in all 15 provinces of the country.

Buenos Aires, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Two exhibitions with different and at the same time coinciding looks will join here on August 24th the renowned Argentine artist and doctor of biology, Pablo La Padula, and the Peruvian Claudia Coca, announced the organizers today.

Jakarta, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The Japanese Olympic Committee (COJ) today expelled four athletes from the basketball team that competes in the 2018 Asian Games, which are being contested in Indonesia, for allegedly hiring the services of prostitutes.

Hanoi, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The works of a square to be named after Fidel Castro in central Quang Tri province, one of those visited by the historical leader of the Cuban Revolution when he was in Vietnam in 1973, are going fast.

Nyon, Switzerland, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The European Football Union (UEFA) has announced today the list of three players to choose the best player for the 2017-2018 season, and Argentina''s Lionel Messi is the big absentee.

Beijing, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Chinese President Xi Jinping will lead the Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC), scheduled for September 3 and 4 in this capital, the Foreign Ministry reported today.

Brasilia, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The rate of approval of former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva increased two points and stand at 47 percent, the highest among Brazilian presidential candidates.

London, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The Sudanese-born Briton Salih Khater has been brought to court today in London after being accused of attempting to murder police and civilians near Westminster Palace, against whom he threw his car, court sources said.