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Síntesis informativa - 14 de diciembre 2018

THE GUARDIAN

Isis withdraws from last urban stronghold in Syria

Isis forces retreated to villages to the east of Hajin in the early hours of Thursday after several days of US airstrikes, which allowed Kurdish proxy forces to sweep into the town on the eastern bank of the Euphrates River. Clashes continued throughout the day, and western observers cautioned that the militants may be attempting to regroup for a counter-assault.

Síntesis informativa - 13 de diciembre 2018

DEUTSCHE WELLE

EE. UU. asegura que Rusia retirará sus bombarderos de Venezuela

Según la Casa Blanca las aeronaves militares se irán el viernes. El gobierno colombiano y el secretario general de la OEA, Luis Almagro, se manifestaron preocupados por la situación. 

El Gobierno de Estados Unidos aseguró que representantes rusos le confirmaron que sus bombarderos estratégicos desplegados en Venezuela dejarán ese país "el viernes y volverán a Rusia". 

Síntesis informativa - 6 de diciembre 2018

THE NEW YORK TIMES

North Korea Is Expanding Missile Base With Eye Toward U.S., Experts Warn

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea is expanding an important missile base that would be one of the most likely sites for deploying intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of reaching the United States, two experts on the North’s missile programs said Thursday, citing new research based on satellite imagery.

Síntesis informativa - 5 de diciembre 2018

THE NEW YORK TIMES

How France’s ‘Yellow Vests’ Differ From Populist Movements Elsewhere

PARIS — Too little, too late: That was the reaction of the so-called Yellow Vest protesters to the French government’s sudden retreat this week on a gas tax increase. The Yellow Vests, who have thrown France into turmoil with violent protests in recent weeks, want more, much more, and they want it sooner rather than later — lower taxes, higher salaries, freedom from gnawing financial fear, and a better life.