Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina International Event Analyzes Tranformations in the Labour world http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21461&SEO=international-event-analyzes-tranformations-in-the-labour-world Athens, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of governments, employers and workers from all regions of the world analyze today the transformations in the labor world. At Least 240 Femicides Were Committed in Turkey in 2017 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21451&SEO=at-least-240-femicides-were-committed-in-turkey-in-2017 Ankara, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) At least 240 women and girls have been murdered in Turkey during the first 10 months of 2017, according to a report from the Observatory on Violence against Women published today by Bianet agency. Little Access to Electricity Stagnates Progress in Poor Countries http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21432&SEO=little-access-to-electricity-stagnates-progress-in-poor-countries Geneva, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) reported today in a communiqué that little access to electricity stagnates progress in the least developed countries. French Foreign Minister to Visit China to Foster Relations http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21430&SEO=french-foreign-minister-to-visit-china-to-foster-relations Paris, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian will kick off a visit to China tomorrow to further foster bilateral strategic relations, diplomatic sources said on Wednesday. Russia, Iran and Turkey Discuss Next Syrian National Congress http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21416&SEO=russia-iran-and-turkey-discuss-next-syrian-national-congress Moscow, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Presidents of Russia, Iran and Turkey assessed today the situation in Syria and discussed holding a national congress on that country in Sochi, while passing a joint declaration at the end of the tripartite meeting. Plague Reached Europe by Stone Age http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21412&SEO=plague-reached-europe-by-stone-age Berlín, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Plague was present in Europe during the late Stone Age, according to a study of ancient remains. Iraq to Resume Payments of Gulf War Reparations to Kuwait - UN http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21410&SEO=iraq-to-resume-payments-of-gulf-war-reparations-to-kuwait-un Bagdad, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Iraq has agreed to resume payments from its oil revenues to compensate fully $4.6 billion still owed to Kuwait for destruction of its oil fields and facilities during the 1990-91 Gulf War, the United Nations said today. Baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky Died Following Battle with Brain Cancer http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21406&SEO=baritone-dmitri-hvorostovsky-died-following-battle-with-brain-cancer London,Nov 22(Prensa Latina) According to The Vienna Opera, Siberian Baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky has died at age 55, following a battle with brain cancer. Scientific Event in Kazakhstan Demands End of US Blockade on Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21390&SEO=scientific-event-in-kazakhstan-demands-end-of-us-blockade-on-cuba Astana, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) The International Scientific Conference of the Communist Parties dedicated to the 100th Anniversary of the Great October Socialist Revolution, held in Kazakhstan, has demanded today the end of the U.S. economic, financial and commercial blockade on Cuba. First Batch of Russian Locomotives Arrive in Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21372&SEO=first-batch-of-russian-locomotives-arrive-in-cuba Havana, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) A few days before celebrating the 180th anniversary of the Cuban railway, the first seven Russian locomotives of a contract of 75 arrived in, the rest will get to the island gradually, reported the Cuban Union Railways (UFC) today. Vietnam for a Negotiated Settlement of Korean Conflict http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21348&SEO=vietnam-for-a-negotiated-settlement-of-korean-conflict Naypyidaw, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam called on the parties involved in the Korean conflict today to act with moderation and resume dialogues to ease tensions and promote peace and stability in Asia-Pacific region. Most Germans Advocate New Elections http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21342&SEO=most-germans-advocate-new-elections Berlin, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) Most Germans look with dismay at the failure of the exploratory talks between the Christian Democrats (CDU), Liberals and the Greens to form a common government, a survey revealed today. Putin and Al Assad Review Syrian Political Process in Sochi http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21339&SEO=putin-and-al-assad-review-syrian-political-process-in-sochi Moscow, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Syrian counterpart, Bashar Al Assad, analyzed the political process in the Levantine country and the successful fight against terrorism, at a meeting held today in the southern coastal resort of Sochi. UN Reports Growth in Global Coverage of HIV Treatment http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21335&SEO=un-reports-growth-in-global-coverage-of-hiv-treatment Geneva, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) Global coverage with antiretroviral treatment this year is four times higher than in 2000, and benefits about 20.9 million people with HIV, the United Nations Organization (UN) reported today. Proposed Victory Over Fascism as Heritage of Humanity http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21326&SEO=proposed-victory-over-fascism-as-heritage-of-humanity Moscow, Nov 20 (Prensa Latina) The President of the Council of the Russian Federation (Senate), Valentina Matvienko, proposed today the declaration of the Victory Over Fascism as world heritage of humanity, at times when there are attempts to exalt Nazism. Russia Criticizes Belated Reaction of Europe over Press Issue http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21319&SEO=russia-criticizes-belated-reaction-of-europe-over-press-issue Moscow, Nov 20 (Prensa Latina) Russia criticized the late reaction of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) on the dispute over the registration of media as foreign agents. Egypt Parliament Approves 290 Million to Upgrade Railway System http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21316&SEO=egypt-parliament-approves-290-million-to-upgrade-railway-system Cairo,Nov 20 (Prensa Latina) Egypt''s parliament approved a financing program worth 290 million euros provided by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) to pay for upgrades and fleet expansion of the country''s national railway system,MENA news agency reported. Jurists Are Concerned About Increased Abuse of Children in Turkey http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21311&SEO=jurists-are-concerned-about-increased-abuse-of-children-in-turkey Ankara, Nov 20 (Prensa Latina) Eleven associations of Turkish lawyers expressed today their concern over the growing number of cases of child sexual abuse, in a statement issued to commemorate Universal Children''s Day. Spanish Socialist Leader Attacks Rajoy's Territorial Model http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21305&SEO=spanish-socialist-leader-attacks-rajoys-territorial-model Madrid, Nov 20 (Prensa Latina) The leader of the Partido Socialista Obrero Español (PSOE), Pedro Sanchez, attacked today the conservative grouping of Government president Mariano Rajoy, for lacking solutions to settle secession aspirations of Catalonia. Pro-Independence Parties Might Win Election in Catalonia, Survey Say http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21301&SEO=pro-independence-parties-might-win-election-in-catalonia-survey-say Madrid, Nov 20 (Prensa Latina) The secessionist parties might win the regional election in Catalonia on December 21 and would continue to have an absolute majority in Parliament in that Spanish autonomous community, according to a survey published today.