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United Nations, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is among the most active countries in the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) and its presence is confirmed today in five commissions of this body.

Simferopol, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) A Syrian official delegation arrived in Crimea to attend the 4th International Economic Forum of Yalta 2018, coinciding with the celebration today of the youth version of that event.

Ankara, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) The spokesman of the International Organization for Migration (IOM), Joel Millman, deemed today that the migration agreement between the European Union and Turkey was crucial to curb refugees'' arrival in Greece.

Paris, (Prensa Latina) French President Emmanuel Macron was received today in the commune of Saint-Dié-des-Vosges with boos by plenty of assembled citizens, while the social mobilization against the government''s policy grows in the country.

Tehran, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Iran denied accusations by the United States and the United Kingdom in the UN Security Council regarding the alleged participation of Tehran in the war in Yemen.

Paris, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) The organizing committee of the 2018 Cannes Film Festival announced today the composition of the jury that will deliver the Palme d''Or, a group of female majority with five women and four men.

Kiev, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Ukrainian military officials warned today in an open letter to their government that, if the problem of their dwellings remained unsolved, they could return to Crimea, from where they departed in due course by order of their leadership.

Havana, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Organizers for the 38th Cuba's International Tourism Fair (FITCuba 2018) are putting the finishingt ouches on the event, to be held from May 2 to 6 on Cayo Santa Maria, in central Villa Clara province.

Lima, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) Russian Ambassador to Peru Andrei Guskov disregarded speculations on Tuesday about a boycott by U.S. allies on the 2018 FIFA World Cup, to be held in his country in June, as a reprisal for Russia's defense of Syria.

New Delhi, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) India and Sweden agreed on an Innovation Partnership and Joint Action Plan, as well as strengthening their cooperation in defense and security, after a meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Swedish counterpart, Stefan Lofven.

London, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) Global steel demand will grow 1.8 percent this year and 0.7 percent next year, driven by favorable world economic momentum, though the market faces risks from rising trade tensions, the World Steel Association (worldsteel) said today.