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Panama, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) Popular outcries in various parts of this capital have been announced by the civil society organizations against US Vice President Michael Pence´s visit, who will be arriving tomorrow in Panama.

Beijing, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) China has firmly opposed a US report that made unreasonable assertions on religious freedom in China, as stated by the Foreign Ministry spokesperson Wednesday.

Moscow, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has highlighted today the strength and positive development of ties between his country and Bolivia, after welcoming his South American counterpart, Fernando Huanacuni, in this capital.

Tokyo, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) A documentary recently published by the NHK, national public broadcasting organization, has today sparked off some public debates on the history and the participation of Japan in World War II (1939-1945).

United Nations, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) United Nations experts in human rights today expressed concern about the escalation of racism and xenophobia in the United States, in the wake of the far-right demonstrations and violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Pretoria, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) The general secretary of the African National Congress (ANC), Gwede Mantashe, said that he does not know which parliamentarians from his party voted against President Jacob Zuma, and ruled out stories about an alleged ''witch hunt'' against them, it was reported today.

Bogota, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) Social organizations in Colombia have asked government and ELN leaders in the Quito talks to declare a temporary unilateral ceasefire for Pope Francis´s visit next month.

Madrid, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) Several political, social and solidarity Spanish organizations have denounced today the escalation of attacks against the people and government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela.

Islamabad, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) Pakistani Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua discussed with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani the state of bilateral relations, marked by mutual accusations of support for armed groups, today reported the press.

Pretoria, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) South African Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane has highlighted today the importance of SADC integration agenda for her nation and the rest of the regional States, coordinated in the effort to improve these peoples´ lives .

La Paz, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) President Evo Morales has rejected today some statements made by U.S. Vice President, Mike Pence, against Venezuela during his 48-hour visit to Colombia.