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Washington, Nov 18 (Prensa Latina) U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) directed the U.S. Navy to deploy a P-8A Poseidon multi-mission maritime aircraft to Bahia Blanca, Argentina, today to support the South American nation''s ongoing search for the submarine A.R.A. San Juan in the waters of the Southern Atlantic.

Damascus, Nov 18 (Prensa Latina) Local media said that Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla had a meeting with the Syrian Ambassador to Havana Idris Mayya in this capital, in which Rodriguez reiterated the Cuban support to the struggle of the Syrian people against terrorism.

Seol,Nov 18 (Prensa Latina) The South Korean government said Saturday the avian influenza (AI) virus has been detected at a poultry farm operated by a local conglomerate located in the southern part of the country.

Manila,Nov 18 (Prensa Latina) The three suspected Abu Sayyaf members arrested last week planned to conduct terror attacks in Metro Manila that would have disrupted the recently concluded 31st Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) summit.

Beijing,Nov 18 (Prensa Latina) The world''s longest bridge-tunnel complex, the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge, is ''95 percent complete'', according to the chief engineer for the bridge''s island and tunnel project.

18 de noviembre de 2017, 09:03Beijing,Nov 18 (Prensa Latina) China will transfer some state assets, including shares of state-owned companies (SOE) and financial institutions, to the country''s social security funds as an aging society puts pressure on pension payments, an official document showed Saturday.

18 de noviembre de 2017, 08:50Damascus, Nov 18 (Prensa Latina) More than 250 terrorists from the Islamic State (ISIS or Daesh) group surrendered to the Syrian army in the Hwejet Kaate district today, located on an islet on the Euphrates River, north of the city of Deir Ezzor, miltary sources said today.

18 de noviembre de 2017, 08:48Moscow,Nov 18 (Prensa Latina) The Russian president''s spokesman said today the administration had been told about 60 hoax phone calls claiming 50 bombs had been planted across St. Petersburg, including in the way of Russian President Vladimir Putin''s motorcade.

Beijing,Nov 18 (Prensa Latina)No casualties have been reported following a 6.9-magnitude earthquake that hit Nyingchi in southwest China''s Tibet Autonomous Region at 6:34 a.m. today.

17 de noviembre de 2017, 16:27Havana, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) German company Brainlab is studying the possibility to increase update technology in the field of neuro-surgery (brain surgery) in the Caribbean island, reported a executive from Brainlab here Friday.

17 de noviembre de 2017, 16:17Antananarivo, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) After causing more than 100 deaths and infecting 1,800 people, the outbreak of bubonic plague that ravaged this African country is under control, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported today.