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África / Medio Oriente

Ramallah, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) Hundreds of Palestinians clashed with Israeli troops today during protests in several occupied West Bank towns against Washington''s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

Paris, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) The human being has already reached the limits ofits growth in height, life expectancy and physical abilities, noted a scientific study published today in the journal Frontiers in Physiology.

Por Ilsa Rodriguez Santana

Pretoria, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) The big challenge at the 54th National Conference of the African National Congress (ANC), scheduled to begin on December 16, will be preventing the division of that veteran antiapartheid organization turned into a political party, according to local analysts.

Addis Abeba, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) The African Union (AU) alerted Monday on possible risks for the region because of the return of extremist rebels of the Islamic State (ISIS) to their respective countries, after the defeat in the territories in which it operated, said a continental newspaper here Monday.

Nairobi, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) The opposition National Super Alliance (NASA) of Kenya announced the postponement of the parallel presidential inauguration of its leader, Raila Odinga, scheduled for Tuesday, of who authorities warned about such an infraction.

Beirut, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) Hezbollah Secretary General Hasan Nasrallah called for a third Intifada (rebellion) today in response to US President Donald Trump''s decision on Jerusalem.

Kampala, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) An official spokesman of the Ugandan government warned today the US ambassador here, Deborah Malac, that the internal affairs of this African country do not concern to her.

Cairo, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) Egypt and Russia agreed in Cairo today to strengthen bilateral ties in economy and intelligence against terrorism, and agreed on similar positions regarding the Palestinian-Israeli conflict and the situation in Syria and Libya.

Ramallah, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) Dozens of Palestinian protesters were wounded and at least 200 were arrested by Israeli troops today during the fifth day of clashes after the United States recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

Moscow, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) President Vladimir Putin has ordered the withdrawal of a large part of the Russian troops from Syria, after meeting with the leadership of these forces at the Khmeimim Airbase in Syria's Latakia province.

Moscow, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) Cooperation in the field of energy, the situation in Syria and the dispute in the Levant are top issues on the agenda of Russian President Vladimir Putin''s visits to Egypt and Turkey, the Kremlin press service reported.