Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Venezuela on the Way to Popular Democracy, against Neoliberal Model http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45856&SEO=venezuela-on-the-way-to-popular-democracy-against-neoliberal-model Caracas, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) President Nicolas Maduro affirmed on Tuesday that Venezuela is advancing along the path of a powerful popular democracy and that essential steps are being taken to ''liberate ourselves from the neoliberal, pro-imperialist and savage model''. Russia Follows Up Situation in Idleb http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45855&SEO=russia-follows-up-situation-in-idleb Moscow, Aug 20 ( Prensa Latina ) Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov stated on Tuesday that his country, apart from closely following the situation in the Syrian province of Idleb, has its own military in that area. French Communists Reject G-7's Decision on the Fate of the Planet http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45839&SEO=french-communists-reject-g-7s-decision-on-the-fate-of-the-planet Paris, August 20 (Prensa Latina) The Communist Party of France (PCF) rejected on Tuesday that the powers of the G-7 intend at their summit from August 24 to 26 in Biarritz to decide the fate of the international community when they are responsible for its problems. Opposition Mobilizes in Favor of Abdo Benitez Impeachment Trial http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45835&SEO=opposition-mobilizes-in-favor-of-abdo-benitez-impeachment-trial Asuncion, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The Authentic Radical Liberal Party (PRLA), called for a citizen mobilization this Tuesday after legislators announced they would open an extraordinary session to deal with the request for impeachment of Paraguayan President Mario Abdo Benitez. Lopez Obrador Refuses to Meddle in Morena Party's Matters http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45832&SEO=lopez-obrador-refuses-to-meddle-in-morena-partys-matters Mexico, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Mexican President, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, this Tuesday reiterated his much-touted stance on refraining from involving in partisan matters, by answering a question about internal disagreements between legislators in the Senate. Venezuela to Produce Some 13 Million Tons of Inputs in 2020 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45830&SEO=venezuela-to-produce-some-13-million-tons-of-inputs-in-2020 Caracas, August 20 (Prensa Latina) The Venezuelan government plans Tuesday to produce 13,540,000 tons of food for next year, despite the limitations of the blockade imposed by the United States. Jordanian Parliament Approves Expulsion of Israeli Ambassador http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45829&SEO=jordanian-parliament-approves-expulsion-of-israeli-ambassador Amman, August 20 (Prensa Latina) The Jordanian parliament approved the expulsion of the Israeli ambassador and stop any normalization of relations with Tel Aviv, in an extraordinary session dedicated to analyze the transgressions of Muslim sacred sites in Jerusalem. Egypt Attends World Assembly of Religions for Peace http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45822&SEO=egypt-attends-world-assembly-of-religions-for-peace Cairo, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Egypt''s Immigration and Expatriates'' Affairs Minister Nabila Makran headed to Germany to represent the Middle East Council of Churches at the World Assembly of Religions for Peace. Venezuela Takes Actions to Avoid Electrical Damage http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45820&SEO=venezuela-takes-actions-to-avoid-electrical-damage Fotos: Twitter @NestorReverolCaracas, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela is deploying on Tuesday an action plan to stabilize the National Electric Power System (SEN), Sectoral Vice President for Public Works and Services Nestor Reverol said. Macri Administers Oath to New Finance Minister http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45819&SEO=macri-administers-oath-to-new-finance-minister Buenos Aires, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Argentine President Mauricio Macri has administered the oath of office on Tuesday to new Finance Minister Hernan Lancuza, who takes his post in one of the most critical moments of the government with a convulsive economy. Serbian President to Meet Secretary of State Pompeo http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45814&SEO=serbian-president-to-meet-secretary-of-state-pompeo Belgrade, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic will meet this day in New York with US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo, many media outlets of the country reported on Tuesday. Russian Senator Asks to Sanction US for Aggressions Against Venezuela http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45812&SEO=russian-senator-asks-to-sanction-us-for-aggressions-against-venezuela Moscow, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) Russian Senator Konstantin Kosachev this Monday raised the need to sanction the United States for its economic restrictions on Venezuela, and also the possibility that the US President Donald Trump considered implementing a naval blockade against that South American nation. Maduro Remembers Chavez's Inauguration as President of Venezuela http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45811&SEO=maduro-remembers-chavezs-inauguration-as-president-of-venezuela Caracas, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) The head of state, Nicolas Maduro, commemorated this Monday the swearing-in of revolutionary leader Hugo Chavez (1954-2013) as the first president of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela after the approval of the 1999 Constitution. Nicaragua Alerts on Seismic Movements http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45810&SEO=nicaragua-alerts-on-seismic-movements Managua, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) Nicaraguan authorities and specialized institutions are alert to the occurrence this Monday of a series of seismic movements of small magnitudes on the Pacific coast of the country, Vice President Rosario Murillo reported on television. Open Arms Migrants Could be Sent to Spain by Plane http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45808&SEO=open-arms-migrants-could-be-sent-to-spain-by-plane Rome, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) The Spanish humanitarian organization Open Arms raised today the possibility that the 107 migrants on board of its boat are transferred to Catania, in Sicily, and from there transferred by plane to Spain, which offered to receive them. Vietnamese Leaders Pay Tribute to Ho Chi Minh http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45766&SEO=vietnamese-leaders-pay-tribute-to-ho-chi-minh Hanoi, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and National Assembly (Parliament) President Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on Monday paid tribute to former President Ho Chi Minh on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of his testament and the 74th anniversary of the August Revolution. Congress to Elect Leader of Lopez Obrador's MORENA Party http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45764&SEO=congress-to-elect-leader-of-lopez-obradors-morena-party Mexico, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) MORENA Party leader Yeidckol Polevnsky presented to the National Council the call to the 3rd Ordinary National Congress of the ruling Mexican party to elect its president and leadership, on November 20. Trump Suggests Naval Blockade of Venezuela, Axios Reports http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45762&SEO=trump-suggests-naval-blockade-of-venezuela-axios-reports Washington, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) President Donald Trump has suggested national security officials that the U.S. station Navy ships along the Venezuelan coastline to prevent goods from coming in and out of the country, Axios reported. UK could Face new Referendum on Brexit http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45760&SEO=uk-could-face-new-referendum-on-brexit London, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) The British opposition leader, Jeremy Corbyn, promised today to support a second referendum on Brexit, if Prime Minister Boris Johnson loses a motion of censure and Labor triumphs in a probable early election . Petro Denounces in France Attacks on Colombian Social Leaders http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45754&SEO=petro-denounces-in-france-attacks-on-colombian-social-leaders Paris, Aug 18 (Prensa Latina) Colombian Senator and former Presidential Candidate Gustavo Petro denounced in Paris the persecution and violence against social leaders in his country, Colombia Humana-France reported on Sunday.