Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Pope Francis expresses closeness to migrants and refugees in Libya Vatican City, Oct 24 (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis expressed on Sunday in the Vatican City his closeness to the thousands of migrants, refugees and others who are in need of protection in Libya. India and Cuba to boost trade ties New Delhi, Oct 24 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of India and Cuba ratified the common will to strengthen the political dialogue between both chancelleries and boost bilateral trade and economic ties, diplomatic sources informed today. Young Cubans learn about rural development in China Jiangsu, China, Oct 24 (Prensa Latina) Young Cuban diplomats and students learned on site about rural development experiences in China, during a tour organized as part of the Training and Exchange Camp for Latin American youth leaders that continues here today. UN calls for inclusive government in Afghanistan Kabul, Oct 24 (Prensa Latina) The UN Secretary General's Special Representative for Afghanistan, Deborah Lyons, met on Saturday with Taliban officials to discuss humanitarian aid, human rights and inclusive government, local media reported today. Luis Almagro and OAS played a disastrous role in Bolivia La Paz, Oct 24 (Prensa Latina) The Bolivian press today branded as dismal the role played by the Organization of American States (OAS) and its secretary general, Luis Almagro, during the 2019 coup against then President Evo Morales. Cuba's diplomatic management praised in Ethiopia Addis Ababa, Oct 24 (Prensa Latina) Abebe Ayalew, president of the Friendship Association between the peoples of Ethiopia and Cuba, on Sunday praised the management done by Cuban Ambassador to this country, Vilma Thomas, whom he considered a worthy representative of her people. Sri lankan prime minister received the Cuban ambassador Colombo, Oct 24 (Prensa Latina) The Prime Minister of Sri Lanka, Mahinda Rajapaksa, received Cuban ambassador, Andrés González, and both parties stressed the desire to continue strengthening bilateral relations, it was announced today in this capital. Panamanian health restrictions on U.S. tourists asked to be lifted Panama, Oct 24 (Prensa Latina) The Panamanian Hotel Association (Apatel) called on the Ministry of Health (Minsa) to lift health restrictions for travelers from the United States, to favor tourism, it was learned today. NGO denounces construction of Jewish settlement Tel Aviv, Oct 24 (Prensa Latina) The Israeli NGO Peace Now today accused Prime Minister Naftali Bennett of leading an annexationist government and condemned the construction of a new Jewish colony in the heart of Hebron, largest city in the West Bank. Afghan official sends peace message Kabul, Oct 24 (Prensa Latina) The acting minister of Defense of Afghanistan, Muhammad Yaqoob Mujahid, asserted today that the national army will deliver a message of peace to the world and assured that the country's territory will not be used against any nation. Havana 2021 Mozart Festival begins Havana, Oct 24 (Prensa Latina) The Mozart Festival, Havana 2021, is starting on Sunday with the Concerto for violin and orchestra KV 218 in D major by the genius of Salzburg, performed by the Symphonic Orchestra of the Higher Institute of Arts (ISA). Syria reaffirms will to fight terrorism despite attacks Damascus, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday affirmed that terrorist attacks will not affect the determination to continue fighting this scourge until its definitive eradication and the restoration of security across the nation. Cuba confirms 1,435 Covid-19 cases and 19 deaths Havana, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuba on Thursday confirmed 1,435 Covid-19 cases, 115 fewer than Wednesday, and 19 deaths, due to complications associated with the desease. More than a million children in Cuba with two anti-Covid-19 doses Havana, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Finlay Vaccine Institute reported on its twitter account today that more than one million Cuban children, from 2 to 18 years old, have received two doses of Soberana02, showing its high level of safety. Díaz-Canel urges to generalize experiences regarding climate change (+Photos) Photos: @PresidenciaCubaHavana, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Diaz-Canel urged today to generalize in the country the experiences gained by farmers in Artemisa province in the fight against climate change. Cuba attends General Assembly of International Solar Alliance New Delhi, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuba participated in the 4th General Assembly of the International Solar Alliance (ISA), which held a virtual debate on the development of renewable energy sources, a diplomatic source told Prensa Latina on Thursday. Iran criticizes US and its European allies Tehran, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) Iran today criticized the United States and its European allies for their lack of commitment, inaction and non-compliance with the stipulations of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) or nuclear agreement. Ghost of civil war revives in Lebanon Beirut, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) The shooting in Tayouneh revived the ghost of the 1975-1990 civil war in Lebanon, as almost similar reasons drove the shoot-out in which seven citizens were killed and dozens were wounded, analysts stress on Thursday. Cuban increases production of bioproducts for agriculture Havana, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) The portfolio of Cuban bioproducts increases, which contribute to improve crop efficiency and substitute imports. Storm Aurora affects power and transportation in northern France Paris, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) Storm Aurora and its winds of 100 kilometers per hour on Thursday maintain lashing north of France after severe affectations in power service and train transportation were reported in the last few hours.