Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Syria lifts curfew, eases Covid-19 measures http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56061&SEO=syria-lifts-curfew-eases-covid-19-measures Damascus, May 25 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian government decided on Monday to completely lift the imposed night curfew and ease the measures adopted to fight the Covid-19 pandemic. Authorities confirm arrival of two Iranian oil tankers to Venezuela (+ Photo) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56026&SEO=authorities-confirm-arrival-of-two-iranian-oil-tankers-to-venezuela-photo Tehran, May 25 (Prensa Latina) The Oil Tracking Center confirmed that Iran's Fortune tanker with fuel for Venezuela arrived this Monday at the El Palito refinery, 120 kilometers west of Caracas, capital of the country. Iranian ship sails in Venezuelan waters http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56012&SEO=iranian-ship-sails-in-venezuelan-waters Caracas, May 24 (Prensa Latina) The Iranian oil tanker Fortune is bound on Sunday for El Palito refinery, in Puerto Cabello, in northern Carabobo state, after entering Venezuelan waters without setbacks, according to official reports. African Union praises resumption of dialogue on GERD project http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56000&SEO=african-union-praises-resumption-of-dialogue-on-gerd-project Addis Ababa, (Prensa Latina) The African Union praised the willingness of Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan to resume negotiations to resolve their differences regarding the Grand Renaissance Dam, through a statement released here. Iran criticizes the US for withdrawing from Treaty on Open Skies http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55998&SEO=iran-criticizes-the-us-for-withdrawing-from-treaty-on-open-skies Tehran, May 23 (Prensa Latina) Iran criticized the United States for withdrawing from the Open Skies Treaty, another step taken by Washington to sever its ties with international norms that will eventually lead to anarchism. SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus threatens to spread in Africa http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55994&SEO=sars-cov-2-coronavirus-threatens-to-spread-in-africa Nairobi, May 23 (Prensa Latina) Africa has reported over 100,000 Covid-19 cases in the week ending on Saturday, in a context in which international organizations such as the WHO fear the disease will spread further on this continent. Angola updates legislation after Covid-19 experiences http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55992&SEO=angola-updates-legislation-after-covid-19-experiences Luanda, May 23 (Prensa Latina) Under the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic, Angola has updated on the week ending its national legislation on civil protection, with the unanimous support of the lawmakers to Parliament. Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan resume talks on the great Ethiopian dam http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55956&SEO=ethiopia-egypt-and-sudan-resume-talks-on-the-great-ethiopian-dam Cairo, May 22 (Prensa Latina) After the failure of the last round in Washington, the talks on the great Ethiopian dam have a horizon today after the countries involved and in disagreement reiterated their willingness to resume the dialogues. Irena agency highlights Importance of renewable energy for Africa http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55910&SEO=irena-agency-highlights-importance-of-renewable-energy-for-africa Addis Ababa, 21 May (Prensa Latina) Africa has a wealth of renewable energy sources with the capacity to meet the basic economic development needs of its people, stresses the International Renewable Energy Agency (Irena) in a report released here today. US and allies sabotage negotiated solution in Syria http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55904&SEO=us-and-allies-sabotage-negotiated-solution-in-syria 21 de mayo de 2020, 1:0 Damascus, May 21 (Prensa Latina) The United States and its allies are sabotaging a negotiated solution to the crisis in Syria, and are encouraging the destruction of the country with disturbing concepts that create a devastating reflection of reality. Iran: Tensions Rise in the Caribbean and the Persian Gulf http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55900&SEO=iran-tensions-rise-in-the-caribbean-and-the-persian-gulf Tehran, May 20 (Prensa Latina) The exchanges of threats and responses between Iran and the United States are reflected today in the Caribbean Sea and the Persian Gulf in the face of possible dangerous events for world peace. Missiles from US and Israel seized in terrorist bastion in Syria http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55821&SEO=missiles-from-us-and-israel-seized-in-terrorist-bastion-in-syria Damascus, May 19 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian Arab Army seized weapons and ammunitions, including missiles made in the United States and Israel, in the abandoned bastion of terrorists. Iranian foreign minister denounces U.S. threats to UN http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55798&SEO=iranian-foreign-minister-denounces-u.s.-threats-to-un Teheran, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Yavad Zarif denounced in a letter sent on Monday to the UN the threats of the United States against oil tankers from the country of the Persians sailing to Venezuela. Terrorists release Syrian military in prisoners exchange http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55763&SEO=terrorists-release-syrian-military-in-prisoners-exchange Damascus, May 17 (Prensa Latina) An officer and a soldier from the Syrian Arab Army were released today in a prisoner swap carried out with radical groups in the province of Aleppo, 355 kilometers north of Damascus. Syrian Army repels new terrorist attack in Idlib http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55740&SEO=syrian-army-repels-new-terrorist-attack-in-idlib Damascus, May 16 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian Arab Army today repelled a strong attack by jihadist groups in the northern province of Idlib, 335 kilometers north of the capital. Egypt to impose additional preventive measures against Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55738&SEO=egypt-to-impose-additional-preventive-measures-against-covid-19 Cairo, May 16 (Prensa Latina) Egypt will establish the mandatory use of masks outside the home, will check the temperature of citizens before entering buildings and when taking public transport to contain the spread of SARS-CoV-2, local media highlighted. Cuban doctors to work throughout South Africa to fight Covid-19 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55724&SEO=cuban-doctors-to-work-throughout-south-africa-to-fight-covid-19 Pretoria, May 15 (Prensa Latina) Just over 200 Cuban doctors from the Henry Reeve medical contingent will be distributed throughout South Africa in the next few days to help fight the novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. Africa has over 69,500 Covid-19 cases http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55655&SEO=africa-has-over-69500-covid-19-cases Nairobi, May 13 (Prensa Latina) Africa accumulates 69,578 Covid-19 cases and 2,403 deaths by Wednesday, reported the African Center for Disease Control and Prevention. Terrorists attack patrol from Turkey and Russia in Idlib, Syria http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55608&SEO=terrorists-attack-patrol-from-turkey-and-russia-in-idlib-syria Damascus, May 12 (Prensa Latina) Armed extremists attacked a joint patrol from the armies of Russia and Turkey on the M-4 road in the northern Syrian province of Idlib. Iran rejects dialogue with US on prisoner exchange http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55566&SEO=iran-rejects-dialogue-with-us-on-prisoner-exchange Teheran, May 11 (Prensa Latina) Iran on Monday rejected any talks with the United States related to a prisoner exchange to be carried out through the Foreign Affairs Section of the Swiss Embassy in Teheran.