Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Italy strengthens security measures due to G20 summit 28 de octubre de 2021, 2:28 Rome, Oct 28 (Prensa Latina) Italy's National Committee for Public Order and Security will examine Thursday the measures related to the G20 summit that will meet here next weekend, the Interior Ministry reported here. The US questions Assange's mental assessment London, Oct 27 (Prensa Latina) The United States questioned on Wednesday to a UK court a professional assessment of the deteriorating mental health of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, which was key in the UK's refusal to extradite him. Ending Covid-19 is an urgent priority Geneva, Oct 27 (Prensa Latina) One of the most pressing global priorities is to put an end to Covid-19, according to a new book by the Global Governance Project supported by the World Health Organization (WHO). Taxes on EU multinationals to collect over €83 billion Brussels, Oct 27 (Prensa Latina) The European Union (EU) would increase its corporate income tax revenue by additional €83.3 billion if it applied a minimum rate of 15% to corporate taxes, the EU Tax Observatory said Wednesday. Russia to try to prevent NATO expansion worldwide Moscow, Oct 27 (Prensa Latina) Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Wednesday assured his country will do as much as possible to counteract the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) plans to extend its mission around the world. Russia urges to promote cooperation with Asia-Pacific region Moscow, Oct 27 (Prensa Latina) Russian President Vladimir Putin urged on Wednesday to promote exchange in the Asia-Pacific region and stressed that trade between his country and the area increased by one-third between January and August 2021. Finland and Cuba express willingness to strengthen relations Helsinki, Oct 27 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban diplomatic representative in Finland, Victor Rodriguez, on Tuesday expressed his country's willingness to strengthen bilateral ties, and thanked this European nation for its solidarity in light of the intensification of the United States blockade. Moscow and Seoul to resume negotiations on Korean peninsula Moscow, Oct 27 (Prensa Latina) Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and his counterpart from the Republic of Korea, Chung Eui-yong, on Tuesday called for the early resumption of negotiations on the Korean peninsula with the participation of all parties involved. Turkish army sends reinforcements to its troops in Syria Damascus, Oct 27 (Prensa Latina) The Turkish army on Wednesday sent at least 200 military vehicles to its positions in Syria's Idlib province, 335 kilometers northwest of Damascus, SANA news agency reported. WHO calls on G20 to redeploy the economy for health-for-all goals Geneva, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) Experts on Tuesday called on a radical economic reorientation in the interests of health for all, prior to the G20 Summit to be held on October 30, in Rome, Italy. Russia lashes out at France, Germany to threats from Ukraine Moscow, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) The Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman María Zajárova on Tuesday turned the spotlight on Germany and France´s stance in the face of threats of missile attacks by Ukraine. Russia's President to address East Asia and ASEAN Summits 26 de octubre de 2021, 16:20Moscow, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) Russia's President Vladimir Putin will address the 16th Summit of Heads of State and Government of East Asia tomorrow and another of ASEAN on Thursday, his spokesperson, Dmitri Peskov, announced today. Winners of Medicis literary prize announced in France Paris, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) The jury of the 2021 edition of the Medicis literary prize on Tuesday announced its winners in the three recognized categories, whose awards were given to two French female writers and a Swedish author. Cuba's Andy Cruz makes victorious debut in world boxing championship Belgrade, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's Andy Cruz (63.5 kg), made his debut on Tuesday with a 5-0 victory over Panamanian boxer Jonathan Miniel, so he advanced to 16th round in the World Boxing Championship being held in Belgrade, Serbia. Diaz-Canel congratulates Mijain Lopez for Olympic title in Tokyo 2020 Havana, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Tuesday congratulated Greco-Roman wrestler Mijain Lopez, who received the Outstanding Performance Award due to his results at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Russia ready for agreements with US on strategic stability Moscow, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) Russian Ambassador to the United States Anatoli Antonov said that his country is ready to establish binding legal agreements with Washington on strategic stability, the diplomatic mission posted on its Facebook account on Tuesday. Cuba thanks support against the U.S. blockade Rome, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Deputy Foreign Minister Gerardo Peñalver thanked here today the traditional support of Italy and Latin American and Caribbean nations to his country in the fight for the lifting of the U.S. blockade. Russia values coordination with Northern European countries Moscow, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov assured that his government advocates close coordination with the countries of Northern Europe, speaking today at the 18th ministerial session of the Barents Sea Euro-Arctic Council. Italy's ties with Latin America and Caribbean highlighted in Rome Rome, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) President Sergio Mattarella on Tuesday affirmed that Italy, Europe and the Latin American and Caribbean region are called to make together a concrete and incisive contribution to face global challenges. New German Parliament holds constituent session Berlin, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) The president of the Lower House of the German Parliament, Wolfgang Schauble, opened today the first session of the twentieth legislature in that instance, from which will emerge his replacement for the new term of office.