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Europa

Rome, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) FAO and ITU signed a document to support innovation of information and communication technologies (ICT) in agriculture.


By Glenda Arcia

Berlín, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) While surveys point to a reelection of Angela Merkel as Federal Chancellor next September 24, worries over the rise of the ultra-right in Germany are increasing.


Paris, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) Unesco''s director-general Irina Bokova today condemned the assassination in Honduras of journalist Carlos William Flores and called on local authorities to investigate the crime to prosecute those responsible.


Paris, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) Hurricane Maria has hit the French islands of Martinique and Guadeloupe, located in the Caribbean Sea, in the last few hours, and it is heading today towards the territories of St. Barts and St. Martin.


Kiev, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) The Ukrainian population fell by 128,500 people in the first eight months of this year, according to data from the official statistics service of this nation, known today in this capital.


London, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) Scientists of the British universities of Plymouth and Surrey presented a report, published today, in favor of reducing the threats by ocean plastic pollution.


Madrid, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) The blood of African migrants arriving in Europe is contaminated with toxic metals because of the technological trash sent to Africa by developed countries, said a study by magazine Environmental Pollution.


Berlin, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) Six days ahead the election in Germany, Alexander Gauland, a candidate for Federal Chancellor for the Right-wing Alternative for Germany (AfD), reasserted his admiration for the Nazi army, while his political party gains support among voters .


Moscow, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) ''The creation of peace areas and the boost for the political process in Syria set up conditions for the safe return of refugees from Lebanon,'' said Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov.


Havana, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuban ballet troupe Danza Contemporánea de Cuba (DCC) confirmed Monday that it will open the 2017 edition of the Russian International Dance Inversion Festival in Moscow on September 25, by an invitation by prestigious Russian Bolshoi and Stanivslaski Theaters respectively.


Geneva, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) More than 680 suspected cases of cholera have been reported in Yemen, the World Health Organization (WHO), which is negotiating with the Yemeni government to start a vaccination campaign, said today.