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Ankara, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) The Emergency Social Safety program, financed by the European Union (EU), is already assisting one million refugees in Turkey, according to Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management, Christos Stylianides.

Manila, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) Marawi Philippines city, south of this capital, was freed after five months of combats against Maute terrorist group linked to the Islamic State (IS), stated President Rodrigo Duterte today.

Brasilia, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) The defense of the toppled Brazilian constitutional president, Dilma Rousseff, will ask today the Federal Supreme Court (STF) to attach new evidence to the process not yet tried there, in which it claims annulment of the impeachment.

Beijing, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) The Communist Party of China (CPCh) on Tuesday announced the agenda of its 19th Congress, which will open tomorrow in this capital.

Baghdad, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) Iraqi central government has regained control over all oilfields in the northern province of Kirkuk, according to Asem Jihad, Industry Ministry spokesman.

Tehran, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) The Iranian Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) is stopping terrorism in the Middle East, said the deputy Heshmatolá Falahat Pishe, referring to measures decreed against that contingent by the White House.

Beijing, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) A total of 3,068 from 134 countries are in China today to cover the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC), which will begin tomorrow and be focused on promoting socialism with Chinese peculiarities and revitalizing the nation.

Havana, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of the Councils of the U.S. cities of Tampa and St. Petersburg, both of Florida State, are currently visiting the Mariel Special Development Zone located west of Havana as part of their official visit to the Caribbean nation.

Havana, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's President Raul Castro congratulated his Venezuelan peer, Nicolas Maduro, for the victory of the left in the Sunday regional elections.

Baghdad, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) The Iraqi Army and the Popular Mobilization Units took the oil fields that were held by the Peshmerga in the northern province of Kirkuk, the Kurdistan armed forces.

By Antonio Rondon Garcia

Sochi, Russia, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Young people from all over the world have marched today for peace at the Olympic Village of this southern Russian resort, and reaffirmed in the central square the solidarity and anti-imperialist nature of the 19th World Festival of Youth and Students.