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Havana, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) The premiere in Cuba of Brazilian feature film ''O Filme da minha vida'' (The Movie of My Life), by Selton Mello, is marking today the opening of the 39th International Festival of New Latin American Cinema.

08 de diciembre de 2017, 10:36París, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) U.S. President Donald Trump''s decision to recognize Jerusalem as capital of Israel, centered today statements in an international meeting in Paris, where several leaders assessed it as a threat to the region.

Istanbul, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) Tens of thousands of people demonstrated in several cities of Turkey today to protest against the decision of the US president, Donald Trump, to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

United Nations, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) The UN Security Council is addressing the Palestinian question today as a result of growing concern among the international community after the US president recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

By Ulises Canales López, Special Envoy

Saint Mary, Antigua and Barbuda, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) The prime minister of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Ralph Gonsalves, urged U.S. President Donald Trump today to abandon the anachronistic economic blockade of Cuba, a demand that will be repeated here by the Caribbean countries.

Tehran, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) The Iranian government warned that if the United States leaves the nuclear deal between Tehran and the Group 5+1, the Persian country has several alternatives on the table.

Beijing, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) China and Canada show today new progress in their plans to establisjh a free trade agreement by completing a feasibility study started more than a year ago, assured an official source in this capital.

Damascus, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) Syria''s Government will play a positive role at the continuation of the 8th round of the Syrian-Syrian talks in Geneva next week, a Foreign and Expatriates Ministry''s spokesman assured.

Washington, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) US corporation General Electric announced today the elimination of 12,000 jobs in its power branch GE Power as part of a restructuring plan.

Nairobi, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) The African Union (AU) announced today that it intends to evacuate 20,000 African migrants waiting in Libya to cross the Mediterranean Sea to Europe in the next six weeks.

Abu Dhabi, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) The government of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) condemned today the decision of the US government to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, says a statement from the Foreign Ministry distributed in this capital.