Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Covid-19 Alert: Palestinian territories extend state of emergency http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54189&SEO=covid-19-alert-palestinian-territories-extend-state-of-emergency Ramallah, April 3 (Prensa Latina) The President of the State of Palestine and Palestinian National Authority (PNA) Mahmoud Abbas on Friday extended the state of emergency for one more month across the territories to enable the health and security services of the State of Palestine to control the spread of Covid-19, which rose to 171. Africa grows in Covid-19 positive cases http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54182&SEO=africa-grows-in-covid-19-positive-cases Nairobi, Apr 3 (Prensa Latina) Official statistics on the spread of Covid-19 disease in Africa reflect this Friday 6,700 infected people in Africa with only four countries exempt from infection, although there are hesitations about the veracity of this data. Kuwait to resume oil exports http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54181&SEO=kuwait-to-resume-oil-exports Dubai, Apr 3 (Prensa Latina) Kuwait's government reported this Friday that the country will export the first load of oil starting tomorrow after five years of disputes with Saudi Arabia over a border area. Intercommunity clashes in Southern Sudan cause 13 deaths http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54163&SEO=intercommunity-clashes-in-southern-sudan-cause-13-deaths 2 de abril de 2020, 16:58Juba, April 2 (Prensa Latina) New armed clashes between the Manuer and Gak communities in the central South Sudanese state of Lagos led to the deaths of 13 people, parliamentary sources said Thursday. ANC condemns Trump's administration attacks on Venezuela http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54162&SEO=anc-condemns-trumps-administration-attacks-on-venezuela 2 de abril de 2020, 16:53Pretoria, April 2 (Prensa Latina) The African National Congress (ANC) on Thursday condemned the intensified attack by the Donald Trump administration on the people and government of Venezuela. Angola without community transmission of Covid-19, says government http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54158&SEO=angola-without-community-transmission-of-covid-19-says-government 2 de abril de 2020, 16:24 Luanda, April 2 (Prensa Latina) Angola, with eight positive cases from Covid-19, continues without community transmission of the disease, State Health Secretary Dr. Franco Mufinda reported Thursday. In the last 24 hours no other infection by the new coronavirus was detected in the country, said the expert on behalf of the government commission for the fight against the pandemic. Lebanon lodges UN Security Council complaint over Israeli violations http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54157&SEO=lebanon-lodges-un-security-council-complaint-over-israeli-violations 2 de abril de 2020, 16:17 Beirut, April 2 (Prensa Latina) Lebanon on Thursday filed a complaint at the UN Security Council over serious breaches of the Lebanese sovereignty, as three Israeli planes flew over lebanon´s airspace in an attempt to bombard military positions in neighboring Syria. Africa has nearly 6,000 Covid-19 infections http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54151&SEO=africa-has-nearly-6000-covid-19-infections 2 de abril de 2020, 14:21Nairobi, April 2 (Prensa Latina) Africans saw the sun rise today with 5,786 people infected with Covid-19, statistics led by two countries in the north of the continent, Egypt and Algeria, in that order. Iran's foreign minister responds Trump's threats http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54146&SEO=irans-foreign-minister-responds-trumps-threats Tehran, Apr 2 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Thursday that Iran has no proxies but it has friends, in response to threats by US President Donald Trump. Algeria: second African nation hardest affected by Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54107&SEO=algeria-second-african-nation-hardest-affected-by-covid-19 1 de abril de 2020, 16:18Algiers, April 1 (Prensa Latina) Algeria has reported 131 new cases of the new coronavirus on Wednesday, bringing the total number to 847, so this figure makes Algeria the second-African nation hardest affected by Covid-19. Syria completes disinfection of schools by Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54100&SEO=syria-completes-disinfection-of-schools-by-covid-19 1 de abril de 2020, 14:31Damascus, April 1 (Prensa Latina) Syria´s Ministry of Education on Wednesday has completed the disinfection process of over 9,000 schools across the country, as part of the domestic campaign to fight the new SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. Uncertainty in African countries apparently free of Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54085&SEO=uncertainty-in-african-countries-apparently-free-of-covid-19 Nairobi, Apr 1 (Prensa Latina) Four countries in Africa are apparently free of infected with Covid-19, but experts wonder whether this is a reality or the report is a result of the lack of resources to carry out the tests. Iran donates the US equipment for Covid-19 tests http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54083&SEO=iran-donates-the-us-equipment-for-covid-19-tests Tehran, abr 1 (Prensa Latina) Iran reportedly acted in a humanitarian spirit overcoming any other consideration to donate the US equipment to detect Covid-19 disease. Efforts in Iran curb Covid-19 lethality http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54081&SEO=efforts-in-iran-curb-covid-19-lethality Tehran, Apr 1 (Prensa Latina) Iranian Health Ministry spokesman Kianoush Jahanpour said on Wednesday that the efforts of all citizens have contributed to curbing the lethality of the coronavirus pandemic, SARS-CoV-2. Angola speeds up organizational healthcare network to fight Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54066&SEO=angola-speeds-up-organizational-healthcare-network-to-fight-covid-19 Luanda, Apr 1 (Prensa Latina) Angola has created conditions in hospital and prioritized the training of technicians in epidemiological surveillance and biosafety to fight Covid-19, according to Franco Mufinda, secretary of Public Health. Another African country affected by Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54062&SEO=another-african-country-affected-by-covid-19 Freetown, Mar 31 (Prensa Latina) Sierra Leone is the 48th African nation, out of 54, that has registered Covid-19-infected patients, including 335 recoveries. Israel launches new missile aggression against Syria http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54061&SEO=israel-launches-new-missile-aggression-against-syria Damascus, Mar 31 (Prensa Latina) Israeli fighters stroke several military positions in the central Syrian province of Homs. Great Pyramid in Egypt lights up in solidarity against COVID-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54058&SEO=great-pyramid-in-egypt-lights-up-in-solidarity-against-covid-19 By Adalys Pilar Mireles Cairo, (Prensa Latina) Egypt's famed Great Pyramid, the only wonder of the ancient world that has survived to the present day, was emblazoned with messages of solidarity with those suffering the novel coronavirus, SARS-Cov-2, and thanks those fighting that disease. Mediterranean Games postponed due to adjustments of sports calendar http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54056&SEO=mediterranean-games-postponed-due-to-adjustments-of-sports-calendar Algeria,  (Prensa Latina) The organizers of the Mediterranean Games have postponed for 2022 the games, which slated to take place between June and July this year, in a series of adjustments to the calendar of sports events worldwide, as a result of the situation created by the Covid-19. Africa records more than 5,000 confirmed Covid-19 cases http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54054&SEO=africa-records-more-than-5000-confirmed-covid-19-cases Nairobi, Mar 31 (Prensa Latina) Despite the preventive measures adopted, more than 5,250 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus, SARS-Cov-2, have so far recorded in Africa, 174 of which have died, investigation bodies informed on Tuesday.