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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.

Washington, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) The Arctic is running a fever. The magnitude and pace of the recent Arctic sea-ice decline and ocean warming is ''unprecedented'' in at least the past 1,500 years and likely much longer, according to a federal report released Tuesday by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration,NOAA.

Madrid, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Spanish authorities confiscated 520 kilograms of cocaine hidden in the container of a ship from the United States, according to official sources.

Moscow, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Strategic Russian bombers TU-22M3 returned to their permanent bases in the región of Irkutsk, after completing missions in Syria, announced today the Ministry of Defense (Mindef).

Juba, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) UN agencies and non-governmental organizations in South Sudan, called today for the collection of 1.72 billion dollars to assist people in need in this country.

Rome, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) The 7th Conference Italy-Latin America and Caribbean started here today at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation with the slogan ''Objectives and Proposals to Grow Together''.

La Paz, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) President Evo Morales highlighted the importance of the agreement with the University of Graz to train railway professionals in Austria, with a view to the materialization of the bioceanic train project.

Jakarta, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) The European Union (EU) representative in Indonesia announced today that it will donate 117,000 dollars to help those affected by the intense activity of the Agung volcano on the island of Bali.

Quito, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) President Lenin Moreno will travel to Italy today, as part of a tour of Europe, which includes visits to the Vatican and later to Spain.

Caracas, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela has increased its wheat reserves after receiving about 60,000 tons of this product from Russia, an official source announced today.

Paris, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) In the fight against climate change, financing is confirmed today as a fundamental variable to comply with the commitments enshrined in the Paris Agreement, but the origin of that financing has become the apple of discord.