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Pretoria, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Deputy Minister of Health, Alfredo Gonzalez, holds meetings in this capital with union leaders, foreign ministry officials and the presidential minister Nkosozana Dlamini Zuma, the embassy of that South African country reported.

Pretoria, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) South African truckers blocked one of the access roads to the city of Durban, in the province of KwaZulu Natal (KZN), to protest the rise in fuel prices in the country.

Ramallah, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Israeli forces carried out multiple raids in the West Bank today, leaving a total of 29 Palestinians arrested, including one member of the Palestinian Prisoners' Society (PPS) and seven released from prison, PPS reported.

Cairo, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Remittances from Egyptians working abroad could reach 26 billion dollars in the current fiscal year 2017-2018, the Central Bank (CBE) announced today.

Damascus, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian Ministry of Petroleum built a gas pipeline that enabled the Al-Taim power plant to start operating in northeastern Deir Ezzor, television media reported today.

Mexico, July 18 (Prensa Latina) Some consequences of climate change such as rising temperature, going up cyclones of category three or more and stiffer droughts increasingly affect today Mexico, according to a report published here.

Havana, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Several research projects are developed by the Cuban biopharmaceutical industry, including those aimed at preventing and treating neurodegenerative diseases, cardiovascular diseases and cancer, according to officials from the sector.

Bangkok, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Authorities in 28 Thai provinces were alerted to the forecast of heavy rains and their consequences, the Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM) reported today.

17 de julio de 2018, 14:52Washington, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) An earthquake of 5.9 magnitude on the Richter scale today shook Salomon Islands, in the Pacific Ocean, reported the United States Geological Survey (USGS).

Abuja, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari conveyed his condolences to the families of the 44 dead people registered so far due to the floods after heavy rains in the northwest of the country.

Havana, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) A national contest for young Disc Jockeys calls on participants to mix the current underground music of the United Kingdom with Cuban elements of any genre and time.