Havana, Oct 31 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Foreign Ministry (MINREX) on Monday expressed condolences to South Korea for the victims of a stampede that resulted in 146 dead and 150 injured, during a celebration in the city of Seoul.
Islamabad, Oct 5 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations and Pakistan launched an urgent appeal to raise 816 million dollars in response to the needs of the people affected by unprecedented floods in the country.
Islamabad, Aug 26 (Prensa Latina) Pakistan officially declared a national emergency as a result of the floods in the country that caused more than 950 deaths, while millions of people were left stranded, the Pakistan Observer newspaper reported.
Beijing, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Authorities in Qinghai, northwest China, confirmed that 23 people died and eight are still missing two days after flash floods in a mountainous county, previously affected by record downpours.
Matanzas, Cuba, Aug 11 (Prensa Latina) While the firefighters on Thursday continue making efforts to definitively extinguish the outbreaks of the fire at the Matanzas Supertanker Base, the authorities are preparing to assess damages and search for the missing people.
Kinshasa, Mar 18 (Prensa Latina) The collapse in a tunnel in the gold mine of Milimba (east) of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) caused the death of eight workers, this country´s authorities confirmed.
Ougadougou, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) The explosions in a chemical products warehouse in the gold mine of Gblombora city (southwest) caused 59 deaths, according to press media in this city, capital of Burkina Faso.
Washington, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) A conventional armed conflict in Ukraine would be a terrible humanitarian disaster, said today the 1985 Nobel Peace Prize winner, Ira Helfand, in an analysis published in The Nation magazine.