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Asia / Oceanía

Beijing, Sep 25 (Prensa Latina) Chinese President Xi Jinping spoke with British Prime Minister Theresa May on relations between the two states and the situation on the Korean peninsula.


United Nations, Sep 25 (Prensa Latina) The group of experienced politicians, called The Elders, urged the United States and the Democratic People''s Republic of Korea (DPRK) today to commit themselves to taking a stance that will prevent the escalation of tensions on the Korean peninsula.


Beijing, Sep 25 (Prensa Latina) Chinese President Xi Jinping spoke with British Prime Minister Theresa May on relations between the two states and the situation on the Korean peninsula.


Hanoi, Sep 25 (Prensa Latina) Prime Ministers of Vietnam, Nguyen Xuan Phuc, and Hungary Viktor Orban, agreed today to increase trade, investment, and collaboration between their countries.


Damascus, Sep 25 (Prensa Latina) Chinese Ambassador to Syria Qi Qianjin has said today that the friendly relations between China and Syria are increasingly strengthening, with a remarkable increase in cooperation.


Islamabad, Sept 25 (Prensa Latina) Pakistan and Russia today began a two-week joint military exercise, a further demonstration of the rapprochement between Moscow and Islamabad, former rivals during the Cold War.


New Delhi, Sep 25 (Prensa Latina) Workers dredging a water reservoir in the northern Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir discovered a rare stone sculpture of the god Shiva dating back to the 6th century, today reported the Hindu.


New Delhi, Sep 25 (Prensa Latina) Separatist violence in the northern Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir has killed as many as 41,000 people since 1990, averaging four fatalities each day, according to official figures released today.


Beijing, Sep 25 (Prensa Latina) China initiated the application work to bid freshwater pearl farming, a technique that has been used for more than 700 years, as FAO agricultural heritage.


Djakarta, Sept 24 (Prensa Latina) Indonesian evacuated increased today to 35,000 in Bali, main touristic destination, due to the possible eruption of Agung volcano.


Pyongyang, Sep 24 (Prensa Latina) Ri Yong-ho, Foreign Minister of the Democratic People''s Republic of Korea (DPRK), reiterated at the United Nations the self-defense nature of his country''s nuclear weapons, given the growing threats posed by the United Nations, said today international media.