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Damascus, Nov 30 (Prensa Latina) Syria appreciates Iran''s support in the war against terrorism by preventing extremist organizations from acquiring weapons of mass destruction, including chemical weapons, a government source said today.

Cairo, Nov 30(Prensa Latina) Russia and Egypt see a steady increase in defense technology cooperation, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said in Cairo today, addressing a fourth meeting of the Russian-Egyptian commission for cooperation in defense technology.

Geneva, Nov 30 (Prensa Latina) The Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) has advocated at the UN headquarters in Geneva for a just and lasting solution for the cause of Palestine and for working to achieve peace in the Middle East, diplomatic sources informed today.

Beirut, Nov 30 (Prensa Latina) Lebanese Islamic Resistance or Hizbullah, expressed its will to promote a political agreement to solve the crisis derived from the dimission of Prime Minister Saad Hariri and his more recent backward step.

Pretoria, Nov 30 (Prensa Latina) South Africa has condemned the disturbing reports of auctioning of African migrants in Libya as slaves, calling it inhumane acts incongruent with the ideals of the African Union and relevant African and international instrument such as the Charter on Human and Peoples'' Rights.

UNited Nations, Nov 29 (Prensa Latina) United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres stated Wednesday that it is necessary to strenghten the links between the African Union and the European Union, to face the current migrant crisis.

Ivory Coast, Abiyán, Nov 29 (Prensa Latina) European Union and African leaders pledged today to do more to help thousands of migrants stranded in squalid detention centers in Libya, the main jumping-off point for desperate people setting out in unseaworthy boats in search of better lives in Europe.

United Nations, Nov 29 (Prensa Latina) United Nations Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, has met today with Cote d''Ivoire''s President, Alassane Dramane Ouattara, and Angola''s Joao Lourenco.

Paris, Nov 29 (Prensa Latina) Executives of the French-Swiss company Lafarge-Holcim are testifying here today as part of a judicial investigation into the money that the firm paid to terrorist groups to keep a Syrian factory operating.

Mexico, Nov 29 (Prensa Latina) Luis Videgaray, Secretary of Foreign Affairs, met here with Gebran Bassil, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Emigrants of Lebanon, it was reported today.

Kathmandu, Nov 29 (Prensa Latina) Of 753 temples damaged or destroyed during the April 2015 earthquake that shook Nepal, only 83 were rebuilt and another 56 are in many phases of reconstruction, official sources revealed today.