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Beirut, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) The Lebanese government has granted today some oil exploration licenses to the companies Total, from France; Eni, from Italy; and Novatek, from Russia.

Brussels. Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) European Council Chairman Donald Tusk assured today that the second phase of negotiations on the United Kingdom''s exit will be a real test on the unity of the rest of the countries of the bloc.

Paris, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Inequity in the world increased notably since 1980 until today in almost all continents and mainly in the United States, warned today in France several renowned economists as Thomas Pikkety and Lucas Chancel.

14 de diciembre de 2017, 09:42Madrid, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Spanish authorities rescued 114 people of sub-Saharan origin, including a body, as they tried to reach this country''s south coast on three precarious boats, the Maritime Rescue Service reported today.

Bern, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian president, Evo Morales, defined today in this Swiss capital, in a meeting with a Swiss-German consortium, the terms and specific targets to build the Bioceanic train.

London, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) British conservative and opposition parliamentarians gave a heavy blow to the government of Theresa May by passing an amendment to guarantee that the final agreement on Brexit will be voted on in the Parliament.

13 de diciembre de 2017, 16:06Moscow, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said that his country will always be at the forefront of global efforts to eliminate the U.S. blockade against Cuba and will increase them as a shield against the incumbent administration of Donald Trump.

13 de diciembre de 2017, 15:57Istanbul, Turkey, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) On behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM), Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro reiterated today the solidarity with Palestine, while condemning U.S. support for Israel''s decision to declare Jerusalem as its capital city.

13 de diciembre de 2017, 15:55Quito, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) The Ecuadorian government has confirmed that it keep protecting Australian cyber activist Julian Assange, who has remained in asylum since 2012 at the Quito embassy in London, the Foreign Ministry confirmed today.

Moscow, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) US announcements to delay its departure from Syria and remain there by now, even after the defeat of the main terrorist forces, causes great alarm, said Wednesday the Russian Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs. Sergei Ryabkov

Athens, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) More than a dozen non-governmental organizations (NGOs) denounced today the serious situation of refugees in Greece due to the long wait to access a safe place.