África / Medio Oriente

Tel Aviv, Mar 30 (Prensa Latina) Israel will again cut its contribution to the United Nations in 2017 in retaliation for recent resolutions adopted by the Human Rights Council, which Tel Aviv calls ''anti-Israelis''.


30 de marzo de 2017, 17:22Juba, Mar 30 (Prensa Latina) South Sudan began to receive aid from the World Food Program (WFP), an UN agency that through a humanitarian corridor will move supplies to people affected by the famine.


30 de marzo de 2017, 16:17Abuja, Mar 30 (Prensa Latina) More than 280 people have died in Nigeria since November, due to an outbreak of cerebral-spinal meningitis and the deficit in the country of vaccines to eradicate the epidemics, health sources reported today.


30 de marzo de 2017, 13:13Cairo, Mar 30 (Prensa Latina) The Judges'' Club of Egypt has requested a meeting with the country''s president, Abdel Fattah El Sisi, to discuss amendments to the Judicial Authority Law approved Monday by the legislative and constitutional committee.


30 de marzo de 2017, 11:59

Damascus, Mar 30 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian army managed to stop terrorist offensives in the province of Hama, while its units advanced in the north of the Aleppo, military sources indicate today. In Hama, where fighting forced the displacement of more than 40,000 settlers to areas controlled by the Government, the casualties inflicted on extremists amounted to 2,200, including leaders of Saudi, Egyptian and Iraqi origin.


Tel Aviv, Mar 30 (Prensa Latina) Israel will again cut its contribution to the United Nations in 2017 in retaliation for recent resolutions adopted by the Human Rights Council, which Tel Aviv calls ''anti-Israelis''.


Baghdad, Mar 30 (Prensa Latina) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday demanded here to turn the protection of civilian victims of the war against the terrorism by the Islamic State (IS) into ''an absolute priority'', particularly in Mosul.


30 de marzo de 2017, 09:02

Pretoria, Mar 30 (Prensa Latina) Eighteen people, including police and Home Affairs officials, have been arrested for corruption at the Ficksburg border post as part of the fight against corruption in South Africa.


Pretoria, March 30 (Prensa Latina) South Africans ought to continue to fight racism and discrimination, exhorted Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa while addressing mourners at the funeral of legendary artist Joe Mafela.


29 de marzo de 2017, 19:52United Nations, Mar 29 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations International Children''s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) warned today that lack of sanitation and diseases were worsening the situation of children threatened by famine in Yemen, South Sudan, Nigeria and Somalia.


29 de marzo de 2017, 16:33United Nations, Mar 29 (Prensa Latina) António Guterres, the UN Secretary-General deplored the confirmation of the death in the Democratic Republic of Congo of two experts from the organisation missing a few days ago.