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Asia / Oceania

Quito, Jan 21 (Prensa Latina) Ecuador will ratify its commitment to promoting regional integration at the meeting of foreign ministers of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) and China, to be held in Chile, the Foreign Ministry confirmed.

New Delhi, Jan 20 (Prensa Latina) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi today celebrated his country''s incorporation into the Australia Group, and noted that it is an expression of national commitment to the non-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction.

Seoul, Jan 20 (Prensa Latina) The Democratic People''s Republic of Korea (DPRK) has canceled a planned trip for a group of artists to South Korea to check the stages where the Samjiyon Orchestra should perform as part of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.

Santiago, Chile, Jan 20(Prensa Latina) Chile will host the 2nd Ministerial Meeting of Celac-China Forum on Sunday, another step in favor of expanding relations between the Latin American bloc and the Asian giant.

Jakarta, Jan 20 (Prensa Latina) Indonesian President Joko Widodo will begin next week a tour throughout the Asian countries with the aim of strengthening economic ties.

Geneva, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) The World Trade Organization (WTO) set a dealine today for the United States to eliminate irregularities in its anti-dumping and anti-subsidy measures against products imported from China.

United Nations, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov reiterated today his country''s support for the agreement on Iran''s nuclear program (JCPOA) and was against its renegotiation.

Canberra, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) As expected, the Santos Tour Down Under received a veritable shake-up on stage 4 between Norwood and Uraidla today, with world champion Peter Sagan (Bora-Hansgrohe) taking the stage victory in a group sprint, and with it the overall lead in the race.

Berna, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) Delegates of the Democratic People''s Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the Republic of Korea are today in Switzerland for a meeting with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on the participation of North Korean athletes in the Winter Games.

19 de enero de 2018, 11:53Jakarta, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) For the third time this year the Agung volcano, on the Indonesian island of Bali, is showing signs of eruption when it is expelling a column of ashes that exceeded two kilometers in height.

Beijing, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) The city of Xian -in northwest China- continues today testing a 100 meters high tower that will purify the air during pollution days, a worrying phenomenon in the country.