Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Syrian Army Repels Daesh Attacks in Deir Ezzor Damascus, May 23 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian army repelled attacks carried out against its positions by the Islamic State in the area of ​​Al-Mayadeen, southeast of the northeastern province of Deir Ezzor, military sources reported. UN Reiterates Condemnation to Israeli Violent Action in Gaza United Nations, May 23 (Prensa Latina) UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East peace process, Nickolay Mladenov, reiterated today his strong condemnation of Israeli actions, which cause so many deaths of Palestinians in Gaza. WHO Works to Contain Ebola in Africa Pretoria, May 23 (Prensa Latina) The World Health Organization (WHO) is preparing today a strategy to prevent the spread of the Ebola virus to nine countries, two of which -Democratic Congo (DRC) and Central African Republic- have some cases. Nabih Berri Re-Elected President of the Lebanese Parliament Beirut, May 23 (Prensa Latina) As expected, Nabih Berri was re-elected today President of the Lebanese Parliament for the next four years and he will serve his sixth term as head of the deputies in Lebanon. France Warns of Risks after US Withdrawal from Iranian Agreement Paris, May 23 (Prensa Latina) French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian warned on Wednesday about the increase in tensions in the Middle East following the decision of the United States to abandon the nuclear agreement with Iran. Growth Opportunities for Aviation in Africa Highlighted Pretoria, May 22 ( Prensa Latina) There are significant growth opportunities for commercial and charter aviation in Africa, the general manager of the South African Aviation Group, Philip du Preez, indicated today, . UAE Continues Distribution of Aid to Displaced People in Ethiopia Addis Abeba, May 22 (Prensa Latina) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) humanitarian aid authority Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) is continuing to distribute Ramadan aid to displaced people around the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, and those affected by border conflicts. Kenya Starts Construction of 500,000 New Houses Nairobi,May 22 (Prensa Latina) The National Housing Corporation (NHC)of Kenya has rolled out a housing project targeting to construct over 500,000 new housing units spread across the country. Arab Foreign Ministers Reject External Intervention in Libyan Crisis Algiers, May 22 (Prensa Latina) The tripartite Arab commission for the solution of the crisis in Libya today announced its opposition to any foreign intervention in that country and insisted on the implementation of the UN special envoy´s plan. Conflict Prevention is Among UN Priorities: Guterres United Nations, May 22 (Prensa Latina) UN Secretary-General António Guterres stressed that conflict prevention, resolution and consolidation of peace are among the highest priorities of the multilateral organization. Former French Minister Calls to Preserve Iran's Nuclear Agreement Paris, May 22 (Prensa Latina) Former French Foreign Minister Dominique de Villepin pleaded today to create an alliance with Russia, Germany, and China to save Iran''s nuclear agreement after the United States withdrawal. Zimbabwe Joins the African Finance Corporation Abuja, May 22 (Prensa Latina) Zimbabwe became the 19th member of the African Financial Corporation (AFC), the website of the continent's financial infrastructure development institution indicated today. Ugandan Army Will Reinforce Border After Attacks in DR Congo 22 de mayo de 2018, 10:48Kampala, May 22 (Prensa Latina) The Ugandan army promised today to reinforce the border patrol after reports that rebels of the opposition Democratic Allied Forces (FAD) killed 10 civilians in the neighboring Democratic Republic of the Congo. Syria Closes Another Chapter in the Fight Against Terrorism By Oscar Bravo FongDamascus, May 22 (Prensa Latina) The defeat imposed by the Syrian Army and its allies on the terrorist group Islamic State in the south of this capital, leaves this geographic area free of extremist formations after over six years of persistent siege. One Million Syrian Civilians Return Home in Deir Ezzor Damascus, May 22 (Prensa Latina) More than 172,000 families, totaling around one million people, have returned home in the northeastern province of Deir Ezzor, since the liberation of that territory in December 2017, a governmental source informed today. Somalia Takes Border Dispute with Kenya to The Hague Mogadishu, May 21 (Prensa Latina) The Somali government insisted today that the International Court of Justice (ICJ) should solve the controversy with Kenya over a border territory of 100.000 square kilometers that is estimated to be rich in oil and gas. Rwanda, Ghana Liberalize Common Commercial Flights Kigali, May 21 (Prensa Latina) The governments of Rwanda and Ghana today signed a bilateral air service agreement that liberalizes commercial flights between the two African countries. Brazilian Singer-son-writer Gilberto Gil Cancels Show in Israel Brasilia, May 21 (Prensa Latina) Prominent Brazilian singer and composer Gilberto Gil canceled the show he would offer in Israel on July 4, in rejection of the Palestinian massacre perpetrated by that nation''s army in Gaza. Around 8.5 Million Malians to Elections Next July Bamako, May 21 (Prensa Latina) Around eight and a half million Malians will vote in the general elections on July 29, today announced the electoral body. Ethiopia, UAE Assess Potential for Closer Economic Ties Addis Ababa, May 21 (Prensa Latina) Ethiopia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are considering ways to strengthen economic cooperation, official sources said today.