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Africa / Middle East

Tehran, Feb 4 (Prensa Latina) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohamad Yavad Zarif warned today that the nuclear strategy recently adopted by the United States puts the world on the verge of Apocalypse.

Tehran, Feb 4 (Prensa Latina) The founder of the International conference of Asian Political Parties (ICAPP), José de Venecia, from the Philippines, called for rapprochement between Iran and Saudi Arabia, so that peace in the Middle East will benefit Asia.

Pretoria, Feb 3 (Prensa Latina) The South African parliament will hold a plenary session on February 22 to discuss a motion of non-confidence against president Jacob Zuma, according to reports from the headquarters of the legislative organ in Cape City.

02 de febrero de 2018, 16:30Luanda, Feb 2 (Prensa Latina) The deputy chief of the Angolan Armed Forces (FAA) General Staff for Patriotic Education, General Egidio Sousa y Santos, praised today the continual training of the peacekeeping troops in the country.

02 de febrero de 2018, 15:48United Nations, Feb 2 (Prensa Latina) United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres praised today the progress in the Syrian National Negotiation Conference in Sochi, expected to have a positive impact on the talks in Geneva.

02 de febrero de 2018, 15:14Abuja, Feb 2 (Prensa Latina) The Nigerian Army has reported today about the works for the construction of a military base in the Sambisa forest (northeast) and the establishment of conditions for the return of displaced people from the area.

Washington, Feb 2 (Prensa Latina) The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is rolling back its epidemic prevention programs in 39 out of 49 countries due to a lack of funding, The Washington Post reported today.

London, Feb 2 (Prensa Latina) The Price of oil kept stable today due to the compliance with the OPEC and other big exporters agreement to eliminate excessive offer in the market and thus stabilize quotations.

Doha, Feb 2 (Prensa Latina) Defense Minister Khalid bin Mohammad Al Attiyah said today that Doha doubts the accusations against Iran made by its Persian Gulf neighbors.

Gaza, Feb 2 (Prensa Latina) Israeli military planes today attacked several towns in the north of the Gaza Strip, allegedly after a rocket from that area hit Israeli territory.

By Martha Cabrales Arias

Santiago de Cuba, (Prensa Latina) One of the spaces of the 27th African and African American Culture Conference will be centered on enhancing the feminine beauty of African origin, which will be held here from April 11 to 16.