Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Both Koreas with More Consensus to Improve Bilateral Relations Seoul, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) South Korea and the People''s Democratic Republic of Korea (PDRK) achieved today new consensus to put to work joint projects and improve links in sectors such as infrastructure, sports, health and the military. Japanese World War II Projectile Unearthed in China Beijing, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) Police experts unearthed a projectile left by the Japanese army during the Second World War in Heilongjiang province, northeast China, local press reported today. Xi Jinping Is Willing to Further Boost China-Dominica Relations Beijing, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) Chinese President Xi Jinping expressed his willingness to work with Dominica to further strengthen relations and cooperation, when he congratulated his Caribbean counterpart, Charles Savarin, for his reelection. Flooding Kills 22 in Western Indonesia Jakarta, Oct 13 (Prensa Latina) Around 22 people, including several children, died due to sudden floods and landslides in the Indonesian provinces of West Sumatra and North Sumatra, official sources confirmed on Saturday. China Rejects U.S. Accusations on Espionage and Cyber Attack Beijing, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) China rejected today and demanded to withdraw accusations on an alleged espionage and cyber attacks, the last in a saga of accusations that submerge both powers in an unending dispute. Malaysian Government Plans to Abolish the Death Penalty Kuala Lumpur, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) The Malaysian government will introduce a bill to abolish the death penalty, possibly before concluding 2018, due to the rejection it has generated among the population, Minister of Communications and Multimedia, Gobind Singh Deo, said. Seoul to Keep Sanctions on DPRK, S. Korean Minister Says Seoul, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) South Korea will keep its unilateral sanctions on the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), imposed in 2010, for now, Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon said in Seoul on Thursday. South Korea Assesses Lifting Sanctions on DPRK Seoul, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) South Korea is weighing the possibility of lifting its sanctions on the Democratic People''s Republic of Korea (DPRK), amid the rapprochement between both countries, Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha announced on Wednesday. Angola, China Agree to Boost Relations Beijing, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) China and Angola have agreed to boost relations during the visit here of President Joao Lourenco who was welcomed by his host peer Xi Jinping. Cuba Grants DPRK Ambassador the Friendship Medal (+Photos) Havana, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Ambassador Pak Chang Yul of the Democratic People''s Republic of Korea (DPRK) to Cuba received the Friendship Medal from the State Council of Cuba on Tuesday. Cuba, Sri Lanka Strengthen Relations with High-Level Visit Havana, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Cuba and Sri Lanka are committed to boost their relations in the context of the working visit to the Caribbean island of State Minister of Foreign Affairs, Vasantha Senanayake. Violence Rises in Afghanistan Ahead of Election Kabul, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) With parliamentary and district elections just a few days away, violence is increasing in Afghanistan and nearly 40 people were killed in clashes between rebels and government agents, the authorities reported Tuesday. Seoul Celebrates Hangeul's Alphabet 572 Years Seoul, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Hangeul, the Korean alphabet, is 572 years old on Tuesday and to celebrate the date, a commemorative ceremony was held in the Gwanghwamun Square in Seoul. China, Uncomfortable Stopover for Mike Pompeo By Yolaidy Martinez Ruiz Beijing, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) To arrive in China, still with encouraging news from the regional picture, meant an uncomfortable situation for U.S. Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, due to the stubbornness of his Government to exacerbate tensions without considering consequences. China Denies Interest in Elections and Trade War with the United S Beijing, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) China denied having interest in US mid-term elections, internal affairs and less in maintaining a trade war with that country, because it will not benefit any of the parties. British Troops Carry Out Large-Scale Maneuvers in Oman London, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) The UK Armed Forces are conducting large-scale maneuvers in Oman, essentially focused on possible responses to tactical strategies and battles with the Russian Army, The Times newspaper reported on Monday. Former Interpol President Accused of Bribery by China Beijing, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) Chinese justice accused on Monday Meng Hongwei, former president of Interpol and Deputy Minister of Public Security, for bribery, as part of the investigation opened against him. US Criticisms Are an Attack on Mutual Trust, China Says Beijing, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) China demanded on Monday that the United States immediately stop criticising and accusing Beijing, and emphasized that those criticisms are a direct attack on mutual trust and shadow bilateral ties. US, Vietnam Increase Defense Relations Hanoi, Oct 5 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam and the United States held a dialogue on defence policies in Hanoi on Friday where they agreed to increase cooperation to overcome the aftermath of the war between both countries in the last century. Former South Korean President Gets 15 Years in Jail for Corruption Seoul, Oct 5 (Prensa Latina) A Seoul court sentenced Friday South Korea's former President Lee Myung-bak to 15 years in prison, after convicting him of 16 charges related to bribery, abuse of power and embezzlement.