Havana_ Women are a human being of great capacity, they are willful, dedicated, and face any work, no one can limit them, affirmed today the Cuban mechanical engineer, Jacqueline Carreras, Prensa Latina publishes.

Brasilia_ More than 28,000 requests for registration of candidatures were made to the Brazilian Electoral Court, with a view to the elections scheduled for October 7 and 21, Prensa Latina.

Brasilia_ The probable disrespect to the demand of the Human Rights Committee of the United Nations (UN) (UN) to guarantee the participation of former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva in the upcoming elections threatens Brazil's credibility today, Prensa Latina reports.

Seoul_ At least nine workers were killed and four others injured today in a fire at an electronics factory in the city of Incheon, west of the capital, Prensa Latina reports.

Addis Ababa_ The government of Ethiopia received a donation of 500,000 euros from Italy with a view to strengthening humanitarian assistance to internally displaced persons, Prensa Latina reports.

Ankara_ Turkish authorities condemned the attack against the US Embassy in this capital, which they considered as an attempt to provoke chaos between the two countries, Prensa Latina reports.

The diplomatic headquarters was attacked with bullets this Monday, at five in the morning local time, from a car, without reports of victims or significant material damage, a police spokesman said.

The presidential spokesman, Ibrahim Kalin, said in a tweet that it is 'clearly an attempt to create chaos. Turkey is a safe country and all embassies are under the protection of the law.'

Also, the official spokesman for the ruling Justice and Development Party, Omer Celik, referred to the attack as a clear provocation and added that 'the embassies are under the protection of our state.'

For its part, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs also issued a statement of condemnation and reported on the increase in security measures for the US embassy in Ankara and other diplomatic missions of the American nation throughout the country.

The spokesman for the US mission, David Gainer, thanked the Turkish police in a statement for their quick response.