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Quito, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Ecuadorian Foreign Minister Maria Fernanda Espinosa expressed confidence today that the National Liberation Army (ELN) and the Colombian government will agree on another ceasefire and resume dialogues towards final peace in that country.

Tokyo, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) The Japan Meteorological Agency warned today of heavy snowfalls in the next hours in this capital and other regions of the country, considered the most severe in the last four years.

London, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) An international group of scientists created the first artificial retina that can replace a damaged one, the specialized journal Nano Letters published on Wednesday.

Mexico, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) The Mexican state of Guerrero was confirmed as the most violent state in this country, with 2,318 files opened for investigation, due to reports of 2,529 homicides during 2017, according to figures published today.

Santiago de Chile, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) ECLAC praised today the qualitative and quantitative leap in the links between Latin America and the Caribbean and China, with regard to the II Cooperation Forum between the two parties in this capital.

Havana, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela''s ambassador to Cuba, Ali Rodriguez, affirmed today that the strengthening of integration with the peoples of Latin America is one of the main challenges of the Bolivarian Revolution for 2018.

Madrid, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) The organizers of the International Tourism Fair of Spain Fitur 2018 today showed satisfaction with the results of this meeting that ended past weekend with a broad presence of professionals and the public.

Paris, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) A total of 115 prisons are currently blocked in France as part of a prison vigilance strike aimed at demanding greater security measures, a movement started a week ago.

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.

Havana, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) The celebration in this capital of the national Habanosommelier contest is today a guarantee for the international competition, scheduled for late February and early March.

Davos, Switzerland, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Non-Government Organization (NGO) Oxfam informed today that 82 percent of world health created in 2017 ended up in the hands of one percent of the richest.