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África / Medio Oriente

Kinhasa, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Agriculture and Food (FAO) Organization and children (Unicef), and the World Food Program (WFP) today issued an appeal to avoid famine in the Democratic Congo.


Damascus, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) Syria's Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad today warned that his country will respond militarily to a possible Turkish military campaign in northern Syria.


Vienna, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) informed today that world demand of crude rose by 1.64 percent in 2017.


Pretoria, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) The participation of four Cuban professors specialized in science and mathematics to train South African teachers in Eastern Cape will help to strengthen the teaching of these subjects in that province, officials of that sector said today.


Damascus, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian Foreign Ministry has denounced that the military presence of U.S. troops in this Arab country is a form of aggression and a flagrant violation of the International Law.


Algiers, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Saharan Defense Ministry high ranking officers supervised the state of combative readiness of the Saharan People''s Liberation Army (SPLA), amid increasing tension with Morocco, a regional media outlet reported today.


Mogadishu, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) The UN representation in Somalia requested the international community $ 600 million to attend this year to 5.4 million people in danger of death due to famine, a local media reported today.


Moscow, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said his country is willing to mediate for the establishment of a dialogue between Palestinians and Israelis in different international squares.


United Nations, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) UN Secretary General António Guterres welcomed the 2nd anniversary of the implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Action Plan (JCPOA), which contributes to international peace and security.


Pretoria, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) South African President Jacob Zuma received today the credentials that accredit Rodolfo Benítez Verson as Cuba''s new ambassador in this country, during a ceremony held at the house of protocol of the presidency in this capital.


Tehran, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Iranian President Hasan Rohani affirmed that his country will support Lebanon in case of an Israeli aggression.