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África / Medio Oriente

Tunis, 19 Feb (Prensa Latina) Tunisia is hosting today a tripartite meeting with the presence of local authorities and counterparts from Algeria and Egypt, so as to tackle down recent progress for possible peaceful settlement on armed conflict in Libya.

Mogadishu, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) At least 35 people have been killed and many wounded by the explosion of a truck-bomb in a central market of the city, informed the police.

Algiers, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) President of the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) Brahim Gali, asked the UN Security Council (CS) to assume responsibility for implementing the settlement plan for the region, informed local television.

Damascus, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian Army and allied militias kept on operating in five local provinces against the Front for Muslim Conquest of the Levant, formerly Al Nusra and the Islamic State, Daesh in Arabic, according to last-minute military reports.

Luanda, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) About eight million possible voters are registered today for this year''s elections in Angola, announced here the administration Vice Minister Adao de Almeida.

18 de febrero de 2017, 12:56Damascus, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) Syria is experiencing another tumultuous weekend on Saturday, as terrorist groups continued attacking and sabotaging some areas of Aleppo, Deraa, Sweida and Homs provinces, military sources reported.

Damascus, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) More than 18 tons of humanitarian aid, including toys, were distributed on Saturday in Aleppo by Russian representatives, in coordination with local authorities, Syrian media reported.

London, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) The funds of terrorist group Islamic State (IS) decreased by half between 2015 and 2016, said a joint research published today by the King´s College of London and the consultant agency Ernst & Young.

Pretoria, 18 Feb (Prensa Latina) South Africa is applying the Fruitlook online application, that uses satellite technology, to help farmers in fruit producing areas of Western Cape estimate how much water their crops need, the official information service SA News reported.

17 de febrero de 2017, 15:29United Nations, Feb 17 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations condemned today a terrorist attack carried out Thursday by members of the Islamic State (ISIS) in Baghdad, capital of Iraq, a place in which 50 dead people and more than 60 injured were reported.

17 de febrero de 2017, 14:49Pretoria, Feb 17 (Prensa Latina) The creation of wind farms and other renewable energy projects is creating jobs in South Africa, the SA News service reports.