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ANKARA, Sept 19 (Bernama) -- Bangladesh appreciates Turkey's aid in dealing with the huge Rohingya refugee influx, Turkey's Anadolu Agency reported the country's ambassador to Ankara as saying.


MA'RIB (Yemen), Sept 19 (Bernama) -- The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) said in a report posted Monday on ReliefWeb that the number of internally displaced people in Yemen had reached nearly 2 million due to the ongoing conflict in the country, Turkey's Anadolu Agency reported.


TOKYO, Sept 19 (Bernama) -- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is gearing up to dissolve the lower house of parliament and call a snap general election, China's Xinhua news agency reported Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) Secretary General, Toshihiro Nikai, as saying.


KAMPALA, Sept 19 (BERNAMA-NNN-NEW VISION) -- Ministers of agriculture from African countries are to discuss the thrwat posed to agriculture and food security by the Fall Armyworm at an upcoming ministerial meeting at the African Union (AU) headquarters in Addis Ababa next month.


MANAMA, Sept 19 (BERNAMA-NNN-MAP) -- Morocco will invest 40 billion US dollars by 2030 to develop the kingdom\'s energy sector, especially for renewable energy, says Minister of Energy, Mining and Sustainable Development Aziz Rabbah.


UNITED NATIONS, Sept 19 (Bernama) -- United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday called for global solidarity to fight sexual exploitation and abuse, China's Xinhua news agency reported.


HANOI, Sept 19 (Bernama) -- Improving the quality of domestically-produced goods is critical for Vietnam to compete with imported products from Thailand and narrow the trade deficit with the country, Vietnam News Agency (VNA) reported, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).