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Interior África / Medio Oriente

Algiers, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Algeria gives a high priority to the fight against terrorism, but will not be involved in conflicts in countries of the Sahel, Algerian Foreign Minister Abdelkader Messahel stated today.

Baghdad, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) The Central Criminal Court of Baghdad has sentenced a German citizen of Moroccan origin to death for her participation in crimes committed by Daesh or Islamic State (IS), it was reported here today.

Damascus, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Several political forces and opposition parties have pledged to attend the Syrian National Dialogue Conference, to be held in the Russian city of Sochi late this month, TV networks reported.

Damascus, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Russian company Stroy Expert reportedly signed an agreement with Syrian Public Works and Housing Ministry to help build infrastructure and push ahead housing projects in several Syrian cities.

Khartoum, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) Police officers in Sudan arrested eight journalists and seized the print runs of two newspapers for disseminating information about the explosive internal situation, a local publication reported on Friday.

Mogadishu, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) A US air strike killed four alleged members of the Somali armed group Al Shabab, in an area located 50 kilometers northwest of the port city of Kismayo.

Abuja, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) The Nigerian Air Force (NA) has welcomed today two female pilots after one-year training in South Africa, in a promotion that included nine male officers.

Beirut, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) The head of the Lebanese General Security, Major General Abbas Ibrahim, guaranteed today that there is no threat against the next parliamentary elections and the situation is still under control.

Damascus, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian Foreign Ministry has denounced that the military presence of U.S. troops in this Arab country is a form of aggression and a flagrant violation of the International Law.

Mogadishu, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) The UN representation in Somalia requested the international community $ 600 million to attend this year to 5.4 million people in danger of death due to famine, a local media reported today.