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St Petersburg, Russia, May 25 (Prensa Latina) Russia will act in its best interests when developing its economy, but will do so without impairing other countries, said Russian President Vladimir Putin at the 2018 St. Petersburg International Economic Forum today.

Brusels, May 25 (Prensa Latina) The euro slipped today and is set for a sixth consecutive week of losses as concerns over Italy''s debt outlook weighed on sentiment, although losses were checked after North Korea said it was still open to resolving issues with the United States.

Madrid, May 24 (Prensa Latina) The right-wing Popular Party (PP), headed by Spanish President Mariano Rajoy, was sentenced today for benefiting from a corruption scandal that involved business people and officials from that organization.

Beijing, May 24 (Prensa Latina) Chinese President Xi Jinping received German Chancellor Angela Merkel here at a meeting where he called for strengthening cooperation regardless of ideological differences.

Damascus, May 23 ( Prensa Latina) Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad was congratulated today by his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin following the army''s takeover of peripheral areas of the capital and its countryside which were in terrorist groups'' hands.

Tokyo, May 23 (Prensa Latina) The Japanese soccer league is studying the possibility to increase the number of foreign players with a flexibilization of restrictions, said a spokesman in this competition.

Saint Petersburg, Russia, May 23 (Prensa Latina) Despite the U.S. sanctions against Russia, the world''s major investment funds will participate in the 2018 Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF), scheduled to open tomorrow.

Paris, May 23 (Prensa Latina) French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian warned on Wednesday about the increase in tensions in the Middle East following the decision of the United States to abandon the nuclear agreement with Iran.

United Nations, May 22 (Prensa Latina) UN Secretary-General António Guterres stressed that conflict prevention, resolution and consolidation of peace are among the highest priorities of the multilateral organization.

Paris, May 22 (Prensa Latina) Former French Foreign Minister Dominique de Villepin pleaded today to create an alliance with Russia, Germany, and China to save Iran''s nuclear agreement after the United States withdrawal.