Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Chinese Legislative Elects Almost 3,000 Parliamentarians (OVER) http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24918&SEO=chinese-legislative-elects-almost-3000-parliamentarians-over 24 de febrero de 2018, 00:46Beijing, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) The electoral districts in China elected about 2,980 lawmakers to the National Peoples'' Assembly (Parliament), whose annual session will open on March 5 to define the leadership of the State, according to an official announcement. The Brittle Peace of Colombia http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24917&SEO=the-brittle-peace-of-colombia 24 de febrero de 2018, 00:26Por Tania PeñaBogota (Prensa Latina) The longing for a stable, lasting and complete peace in Colombia still seems a dream to be achieved. Salvadorian Right Turns to Judges out of Fear to FMLN Drive http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24914&SEO=salvadorian-right-turns-to-judges-out-of-fear-to-fmln-drive 23 de febrero de 2018, 18:06San Salvador, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) The judicial maneuvers to attack candidates for the Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front (FMLN), answer to the Salvadorian political right''s fear to the drive by the governing organization. Preparations for Elections in Cuba Go On Smoothly http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24912&SEO=preparations-for-elections-in-cuba-go-on-smoothly 23 de febrero de 2018, 16:53Matanzas, Cuba, Feb 23 (Perensa Latina) National Electoral Commission (CEN) Vice President Tomas Amaran highlighted today preparatory works for the the population to vote responsibly, organized and with discipline in the national elections, slated for March 11. Uganda Urges Eastern Africa to Foster Political Integration http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24911&SEO=uganda-urges-eastern-africa-to-foster-political-integration 23 de febrero de 2018, 16:23Kampala, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has urged leaders of eastern Africa to foster political integration, to ensure the future prosperity of the region, in his Friday speech at the Summit for Heads of State of the Eastern Africa Community in this capital. International Expert Praises Prospects of Cuban Music http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24910&SEO=international-expert-praises-prospects-of-cuban-music 23 de febrero de 2018, 16:21Santiago de Cuba, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) International music expert Jordy Puy, a coordinator from International Sound Diplomacy, a London, Barcelona and Berlin-based music agency, praised the potential of the Cuban music industry as a source of development. Terrorist Attack Killed Three Civilians in Damascus http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24909&SEO=terrorist-attack-killed-three-civilians-in-damascus 23 de febrero de 2018, 15:43Damascus, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) At least three civilians were killed today and another 70 were injured as a result of the launching by terrorist groups of rounds of mortars and rockets against the capital''s neighborhoods. South Korea and U.S. Expose Differences on Inter-Korean Dialogue http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24907&SEO=south-korea-and-u.s.-expose-differences-on-inter-korean-dialogue Seoul, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) The President of South Korea, Moon Jae-in, said today it is necessary to keep Inter-Korean dialogue environment, while Ivanka Trump said they should keep pressing Pyongyang. Philippine Government Summons U.S. Ambassador due to CIA Report http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24906&SEO=philippine-government-summons-u.s.-ambassador-due-to-cia-report Manila, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) The Philippine government summoned today the U.S. ambassador here, Sung Kim, after learning that a Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) report considered president Rodrigo Duterte as a threat to democracy. Police Finds Letter of Attacker on US Embassy in Montenegro http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24905&SEO=police-finds-letter-of-attacker-on-us-embassy-in-montenegro Podgorica, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) The Montenegrin police found a farewell letter from a man who hurled a bomb into the U.S. embassy in this capital, who is identified as Dalibor Jaukovic, a former Yugoslav army soldier in the 1990s. More Than 4,000 Aftershocks after Mexico's Quake http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24904&SEO=more-than-4000-aftershocks-after-mexicos-quake Mexico, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) The National Seismological Service (SSN) of Mexico has recorded about 4,035 aftershocks of magnitude 7.2 occurred in Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, on February 16. Venezuelan Cryptocurrency Petro has Impact on World Market http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24903&SEO=venezuelan-cryptocurrency-petro-has-impact-on-world-market Caracas, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) Demand from interested buyers of Venezuelan cryptocurrency Petro rose today to 292 thousand, after beginning operations on February 20 with the pre-sale of 82.5 million units, highlighted president, Nicolas Maduro. 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. Cuban Youth Claim USA Return of Occupied Territory http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24901&SEO=cuban-youth-claim-usa-return-of-occupied-territory Havana, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) Cuban youths will demand today from social networks the return of the territory illegally occupied by the United States in Guantanamo province, where Washington maintains a naval base and a prison internationally denounced as a center of torture. Farmers Warn in France About Consequences of Agreement EU-Mercosur http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24899&SEO=farmers-warn-in-france-about-consequences-of-agreement-eu-mercosur París, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) The National Federation of Trade Union of Agriculture Exploiters (FNSEA) alerted today on the consequences in France of a trade agreement between the European Union (EU) and Mercosur that would put at risk over 20 thousand farms. 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. China-Africa Friendship Is Impregnable, Says Beijing http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24894&SEO=china-africa-friendship-is-impregnable-says-beijing Beijing, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) The Chinese Foreign Ministry has assured that the friendship with Africa is impregnable and accused the Western media of trying to sow discord between the two sides by inciting a controversy for alleged racism at a TV skit. 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. UNESCO Fosters Preservation of Lake Chad in Africa http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24891&SEO=unesco-fosters-preservation-of-lake-chad-in-africa Paris, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) In an effort to foster the preservation of Lake Chad in Africa and restoring wetlands, UNESCO will present a project on the topic in an International Conference next week in Abuja, capital of Nigeria. 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.