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Beijing, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) The Chinese President Xi Jinping has met today with US Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Joseph Dunford, who is making an official visit to Asia.

Damascus, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) Evidence found in Aleppo and Damascus suburbs about the U.S. and U.K. might have been supplying toxic agents to terrorist groups fighting the Syrian government rises as a relevant issue in the conflict.

Beijing, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) Song Tao, head of the International Department of the Communist Party of China (CPCh) Central Committee, has met today with a delegation from the Cuban Communist Party (PCC) to analyze the excellent ties between the two organizations.

Mexico, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) In view of increased homicides, assaults and clashes between gangs, members of the Mexican Army in coordination with the Ministry of Public Security and Police have raided today in the state of Colima.

Santiago de Chile, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) With a permanent debate despite the support of 70 percent of the people, the Constitutional Court (TC) of Chile began the hearings for and against the decriminalization of abortion.

Washington, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) The US Congress needs a two-party panel that debates and adopts concrete actions against violent extremism, a columnist asserted today, faced with the recent incidents of intolerance in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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.