Asuncion.- The arrival yesterday in Paraguay of an Argentine team of experts started a search and identification operation for remains of victims of Alfredo Stroessner's dictatorship (1954-1989).
La Paz.-Between September and October, Bolivia will host a summit for the United Nations Organization for Food and Agriculture (FAO) dedicated to the fight against hunger in Latin America and the Caribbean.
Damascus, May 17 (Prensa Latina) The war that shakes Syria today started in the media grounds, long before the economic sanctions and financing of mercenary bands to overthrow the government, said Elias Murad, president of the Union of Journalists of Syria.
Ramallah.-The Egyptian and Palestinian Presidents Mohamed Morsi and Mahmoud Abbas, respectively, condemned the desecration of sacred Islamic sites by Jewish extremists in Jerusalem, through an official communique released here today.
Quito.- The first Ecuadorian satellite, the NEE-001 Pegasus, will send today its first video signal with images of the Earth that can be seen on the Internet, reported the Ecuadorian Civil Space Agency (EXA).
Tehran.- Iranian Intelligence Minister Heidar Moslehi declared in statements published today that "enemies are planning to disturb" presidential elections in his country, scheduled for the middle of June.