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Posts published in “Day: February 16, 2021

Iran, Russia start joint naval drill in Indian Ocean; Why the Islamic republic is participating

Iran’s armed forces on Tuesday launched a joint naval drill with Russia in the north of the Indian Ocean designed to “enhance security” of maritime trade, state television reported. The “Maritime Security Belt Exercise” is to cover an area of 17,000 square kilometres (6,500 square miles) and include units from…

Spanish rapper convicted over tweets arrested after ignoring prison deadline

Catalan police on Tuesday arrested a rapper for failing to report to prison by the deadline set by a court that found him guilty of glorifying terrorism and insulting the Spanish Crown in messages on social media. Pablo Rivadulla Duro, known by his artistic name Pablo Hasél, had been given…

Some 400,000 children diagnosed with cancer worldwide every year

Washington, Feb 15 (Prensa Latina) Nearly 400,000 children are diagnosed with cancer every year in the world, and most of them live in low- and medium-income countries, the Pan-American Health Organization (PAHO) informed. The PAHO report, published on Monday, on the International Children Cancer Day, noted that children with cancer…