Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Considered a Provocation U.S. Accusation Against Russian Media http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24902&SEO=considered-a-provocation-u.s.-accusation-against-russian-media Moscow, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) Russia considered today a provocation statements of the spokesperson of the U.S. State Department, Heather Nauert, on the alleged responsibility of channel Russia Today (RT) and Sputnik Agency for crisis in Syria. Bachelet and Abe Sign Agreements and Strengthen Links http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24897&SEO=bachelet-and-abe-sign-agreements-and-strengthen-links Fausto Triana, Special Envoy Tokyo, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) Chile and Japan signed today several agreements to strengthen bilateral ties that go back 120 years, after meetings between president Michelle Bachelet and prime minister Shinzo Abe, together with ministers of both countries. Constituent Assembly to Debate Proposal Venezuelan General Elections http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24892&SEO=constituent-assembly-to-debate-proposal-venezuelan-general-elections Caracas, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) The Constituent National Assembly (CNA) of Venezuela will soon debate the proposal of legislative elections together with the presidential ones scheduled for April 22, informed deputy to that organ, Diosdado Cabello. Caricom Praises Leadership of Saint Lucia http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24890&SEO=caricom-praises-leadership-of-saint-lucia Georgetown, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) Irwin LaRocque, secretary general of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) congratulated Saint Lucia for guaranteeing that the actions linked with sustainable development have a highlighted place in the regional and international agenda. Wall Is Being Built in USA-Mexico Border http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24871&SEO=wall-is-being-built-in-usa-mexico-border Washington, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) The U.S. government started work on a section of the wall in the border between California and Mexico, replacing a barrier made in the decade of 1990, according to media reports published today. Venezuela Rejects Media Campaign of Opposition Leader http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24869&SEO=venezuela-rejects-media-campaign-of-opposition-leader Caracas, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) The president of the National Constituent Assembly (ANC), Delcy Rodríguez, today urged the opposition leader Julio Borges to carry out his political campaign in Venezuela and criticized him for making propaganda campaign from the United States. Confrontation between U.S. Legislators and the NRA on Arms Control http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24862&SEO=confrontation-between-u.s.-legislators-and-the-nra-on-arms-control Washington, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) Florida community members and students demanding today more arms control in the United States, participated in a public meeting where they confronted legislators and the National Rifle Association (NRA). Russia Issues Protected Mobile Phones to Top Officers http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24861&SEO=russia-issues-protected-mobile-phones-to-top-officers Moscow, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) The Armed Forces of the Russian Federation are issuing their high-ranking military officers new ''Atlas'' M-66S mobile phones, manufactured in the country, and capable of encrypting messages and communications, the capital''s press said today. Syrian Popular Forces Support Population in Afrin Enclave http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24841&SEO=syrian-popular-forces-support-population-in-afrin-enclave Damscus, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) Syrian people''s forces are currently in the Afrin enclave, in the northern province of Aleppo, where they protect the population from attacks by remnants of the Islamic State terrorist group and the invading Turkish Army. Syria Demands UN to Condemn Attacks in Damascus http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24838&SEO=syria-demands-un-to-condemn-attacks-in-damascus Damascus, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian government demanded that the United Nations condemned the escalation of attacks by terrorist groups based in the Eastern Ghouta region against Damascus and its surroundings. Cuban President Meets US Lawmakers http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24827&SEO=cuban-president-meets-us-lawmakers Havana, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) President Raul Castro hosted in this capital a delegation from the United States Congress led by Democratic Senator from Vermont, Patrick Leahy. Chile's Bachelet Heads for Japan in Official Visit http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24826&SEO=chiles-bachelet-heads-for-japan-in-official-visit By Fausto Triana Santiago de Chile, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) President of Chile, Michelle Bachelet, is off on her 22nd official visit, last of her mandate expiring on March 11, when she will render the post to Sebastian Piñera. Vatican Attorney Discretely Shapes File in Chile http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24823&SEO=vatican-attorney-discretely-shapes-file-in-chile Santiago de Chile, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) Monsignor Charles Scicluna, archbishop of Malta, thanked the Chilean ecclesiastic authorities today for facilitating his work and promised comprehensiveness and meticulousness in the investigations. Syrian People Forces Deploy in The District of Afrin http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24822&SEO=syrian-people-forces-deploy-in-the-district-of-afrin Damascus, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) People Forces of the Syrian Army arrived today in the district of Afrin, in the northern province of Aleppo, to defend the territorial integrity of Syria, faced with the Turkish troops, which are regarded as attackers. Venezuela Denies Relation to Attempted Bomb Attack against Colombia http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24819&SEO=venezuela-denies-relation-to-attempted-bomb-attack-against-colombia Caracas, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Defense Minister Nestor Padrino criticized categorically today that the Colombian Government related the Bolivarian National Guard (GNB) to an attempted bomb attack against an area close to the border town of Cucuta. Catholic Church in Colombia Asks to Resume Talks With ELN Guerrilla http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24807&SEO=catholic-church-in-colombia-asks-to-resume-talks-with-eln-guerrilla Bogota, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) The Catholic Church in Colombia asked the government of Juan Manuel Santos and the National Liberation Army (ELN) to resume talks in the Ecuadorian capital. Criticisms Become Intense for Excluding Maduro From the Summit http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24800&SEO=criticisms-become-intense-for-excluding-maduro-from-the-summit Lima, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) The government''s desire to exclude Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro from the 8th Summit of the Americas continues to receive diplomatic and legal criticism from different angles in Peru today. Cuba Marks World Day of Social Justice with Important Achievements http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24786&SEO=cuba-marks-world-day-of-social-justice-with-important-achievements Havana, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is celebrating today the World Day of Social Justice with important achievements in health and education, and dedicating a large amount of resources to develop these and other sectors. Trump and Congress Actions against US Shootings Considered Insufficie http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24785&SEO=trump-and-congress-actions-against-us-shootings-considered-insufficie Washington, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) The actions of President Donald Trump and Congress are insufficient to prevent massive shootings in the United States, according to a poll by The Washington Post and the ABC television network released today. Canada Condemns Israel's Decision to Deport Thousands of Africans http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24764&SEO=canada-condemns-israels-decision-to-deport-thousands-of-africans Ottawa, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) Canada condemns Israel''s decision to deport or imprison, starting from March, more than 37,000 refugees from Sudan and Eritrea living in that country, an official statement said today.