Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Africa with nearly 600,000 infected with Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57733&SEO=africa-with-nearly-600000-infected-with-covid-19 Nairobi, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) The increasing number of Covid-19 cases in Africa was pegged on Monday at 594,925, according to a daily official report on the spread of the disease. China sanctions four US politicians over Xinjiang issue http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57727&SEO=china-sanctions-four-us-politicians-over-xinjiang-issue Beijing, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) China has announced on Monday sanctions against four US politicians -including Senators Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz- and a congressional commission, in retaliation to  sanctions imposed on Chinese officials for alleged abuses in Xinjiang. Frustration among Chinese importers over ban on shrimp from Ecuador http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57723&SEO=frustration-among-chinese-importers-over-ban-on-shrimp-from-ecuador Beijing, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) Seafood importers in China show strong frustration and fear a collapse in their operations after the ban on the entry of Ecuadorian shrimp into the country, as the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus was found out of some packaging. Russia: relations with United States are difficult http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57722&SEO=russia-relations-with-united-states-are-difficult Moscow, Jul 12 (Prensa Latina) Russia and the United States are currently experiencing very difficult moments in their bilateral relations, while they are unable to reach a consensus on the issue of arms control and strategic stability, the Kremlin spokesman Dmitrii Peskov said. Russia is confident in its defense if US leaves Start-3 Treaty http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57679&SEO=russia-is-confident-in-its-defense-if-us-leaves-start-3-treaty 10 de julio de 2020, 14:23 Moscow, Jul 10 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Friday that Russia will guarantee its security, even if the United States rules out a possible renovation of the Start-3 Treaty on nuclear weapons. Young Cuban doctor strengthens solidarity in Turks and Caicos Island http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57678&SEO=young-cuban-doctor-strengthens-solidarity-in-turks-and-caicos-island 10 de julio de 2020, 14:12 Havana, jul 10 (Prensa Latina) In his 34, Dr. Yailier Labrada today reinforces Cuba's solidarity in the Turks and Caicos Islands as a member of the Henry Reeve brigade, in the joint fight against the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, which caused Covid-19. Brazil, shipment of materials for hospitals in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57676&SEO=brazil-shipment-of-materials-for-hospitals-in-cuba 10 de julio de 2020, 14:10 Brasilia, Jul 10 (Prensa Latina) The Cuba-Brazil Chamber of Commerce sent 17 tons of cleaning materials for hospital facilities on the Caribbean island, donated by friends from various sectors, the Cuban consulate in Sao Paulo confirmed this Friday. Chile, unemployment rise to over two million http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57674&SEO=chile-unemployment-rise-to-over-two-million 10 de julio de 2020, 14:4 Santiago de Chile, Jul 10 (Prensa Latina) More than two million people would be out of work in Chile, almost 27 percent of the country's workforce, according to estimates by labour specialists, acording to the newspaper El Siglo. Family of man killed by police disavows campaign against Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57673&SEO=family-of-man-killed-by-police-disavows-campaign-against-cuba 10 de julio de 2020, 13:33 Havana, July 10 (Prensa Latina) The mother and stepmother of Hansel Ernesto Hernandez, who was killed by a police officer, disavowed the campaign against Cuba by manipulating the causes of the event, according to news reports today. Vietnam with no internal Covid-19 cases in 85 days http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57672&SEO=vietnam-with-no-internal-covid-19-cases-in-85-days 10 de julio de 2020, 13:31 Hanoi, Jul 10 (Prensa Latina) The latest 229 SARS-Cov-2 infestations in Vietnam are being repatriated from other territories, revealing the tight control of the national pandemic containment system, the Health Ministry said Friday. Bolivia lacks a government, says presidential candidate Luis Arce http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57621&SEO=bolivia-lacks-a-government-says-presidential-candidate-luis-arce La Paz, Jul 9 (Prensa Latina) Presidential candidate Luis Arce, from the Bolivian Movement towards Socialism (MAS), said that the country lacks a government 'amid the healthcare collapse and the economic crisis'. More than 900 people arrested in Angola for drug trafficking http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57607&SEO=more-than-900-people-arrested-in-angola-for-drug-trafficking Luanda, Jul 9 (Prensa Latina) Over 900 people were detained in Angola for drug trafficking from January to June this year, as it was disclosed by the Drug Trafficking Directorate of the Criminal Investigation Service (CIS). Second night of riots in Serbian capital causes shock (+ Photos) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57603&SEO=second-night-of-riots-in-serbian-capital-causes-shock-photos Belgrade, Jul 9 (Prensa Latina) The Serbian capital experienced a second night of violence as a result of the riots caused by various groups that confronted the police, beat participants in the protest and destroyed everything in their path. Egyptian government rejects incomplete deal on Ethiopian dam http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57602&SEO=egyptian-government-rejects-incomplete-deal-on-ethiopian-dam Cairo, Jul 9 (Prensa Latina) The Egyptian Ministry of Water Resources stressed that Egypt will reject any proposal for an incomplete agreement regarding the dam being built by Ethiopia on the Blue Nile, especially if it ignores its concerns, Ahram reported today. Over 481 thousand patients recovered from Covid-19 in Russia http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57601&SEO=over-481-thousand-patients-recovered-from-covid-19-in-russia Moscow, Jul 9 (Prensa Latina) A total of 481,301 patients were cured of the SARS CoV-2 coronavirus, out of a total of 701,301 infected. Two Cuban provinces make progress with less Covid-19 cases http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57599&SEO=two-cuban-provinces-make-progress-with-less-covid-19-cases Santiago de Cuba, Jul 9 (Prensa Latina) Encouraged of being the two Cuban provinces with the least number of Covid-19 cases, Granma and Guantanamo are making progress in the second stage of recovery. Cuban doctor attends to Peruvian governor with Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57596&SEO=cuban-doctor-attends-to-peruvian-governor-with-covid-19 Moquegua, Peru, Jul 9 (Prensa Latina) The governor of the region of Moquegua, Zenon Cuevas, who tested positive for Covid-19, is evolving favorably in isolation at home, while he is attended to by one of the members of the Cuban medical brigade. Evo Morales rejects alleged terrorism accusation http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57527&SEO=evo-morales-rejects-alleged-terrorism-accusation Buenos Aires, Jul 7 (Prensa Latina) Former Bolivia's President Evo Morales rejected on Tuesday the accusation by the Anti-Corruption Prosecutors Commission of alleged terrorism crimes including financing such scourge, an allegation considered by experts as political persecution. Panama bans caravans of repatriated migrants http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57523&SEO=panama-bans-caravans-of-repatriated-migrants Panama, Jul 7 (Prensa Latina) Panamanian authorities warned strongly that migrants cannot organize new repatriation caravans, and threatened to penalize those who break the law, it was learned on Tuesday. US hate speech against Cuba encourages terrorist actions http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57521&SEO=us-hate-speech-against-cuba-encourages-terrorist-actions United Nations, jul 7 (Prensa Latina) The Alternate Permanent Representative of Cuba to the United Nations, Ana Silvia Rodriguez, stated today that the hate speeches and messages promoted by the US Government encourage terrorist actions against the island.