Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Xi Jinping orders Chinese Army to prepare for worse scenarios Beijing, May 26 (Prensa Latina) Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday ordered the People's Liberation Army (EPL) to prepare for the worst scenarios, increase the rigor of training and its ability to combat complex situations. China's Wuhan checks half the population in massive Covid-19 test Beijing, May 26 (Prensa Latina) Wuhan, where the novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus exploded and was focused in China, checked this Tuesday the health condition of over half its population amid a campaign to detect possible cases of the disease. China plans to launch mission to Mars in July Beijing, May 26 (Prensa Latina) China is closer to its plan to study Mars for the first time, after scheduling the launch of a spaceship on board of a Long March-5B rocket for July. South Asia records more than 240,000 Covid-19 cases New Delhi, May 25 (Prensa Latina) The densely populated area of South Asia, where 21% of the planet's inhabitants live, records on Monday 242,528 cases of the coronavirus disease. Covid-19 patient recovery rate continues to rise in India New Delhi, May 23 (Prensa Latina) The recovery rate of coronavirus patients continued to rise in India during this week ending on Saturday, representing 41.39 percent of the total cases. China preserves sovereignty with security law in Hong Kong Beijing, May 23 (Prensa Latina) An analyst said on Friday that when formulating a draft bill on national security for Hong Kong, China shows determination to protect its sovereignty over that southern territory and prevents it from falling in the hands of hostile forces. China welcomes World Health Assembly's resolution on Covid-19 Beijing, May 20 (Prensa Latina) China on Wednesday welcomed the resolution on the Covid-19 pandemic approved by the World Health Assembly, called for its full implementation, and pointed out that it shows the stance of the majority of the international community. South Asia with almost 170,000 Covid-19 cases New Delhi, May 18 (Prensa Latina) The densely populated area of South Asia, where one out of every five people on this planet lives, almost reaches 170,000 Covid-19 cases on Monday. Top Epidemiologist Warns of a Second Covid-19 Outbreak in China Beijing, May 17 (Prensa Latina) China faces great risks today of suffering a second wave of Covid-19, as the population lacks immunity and it takes time to obtain a safe vaccine against the disease, said Zhong Nanshan, the government's main epidemiological adviser . India with record for one day of new Covid-19 cases New Delhi, May 17 (Prensa Latina) Deaths from Covid-19 rose today to 2,872 in India, while the number of infections reached 90,927, after registering a record of 4,987 new cases in the last 24 hours. Covid-19 seems to have its days numbered in Vietnam Hanoi, May 17 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam has today 31 consecutive days without reporting indigenous infections of the Covid-19 and decreases the number of those under quarantine for days, which could soon declare the end of the epidemic in the country. Vietnam: one month with no local Covid-19 cases Hanoi, May 16 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam maintains today one month free of community-spread new coronavirus cases, as the last 46 cases came from abroad, and the government is considering declaring the end of the pandemic. Iran condemns US maneuver to blame china for Covid-19 Tehran, May 16 (Prensa Latina) Iran condemned on Saturday US maneuvers to blame China for the Covid-19 that, in reality, it claims, tries to hide the inability of Donald Trump's government to fight the pandemic. Pakistan among 10 countries with surge in child mortality Islamabad, May 15 (Prensa Latina) Pakistan is among the countries in which a surge in infant mortality is expected due to the novel SARS-Cov-2 coronavirus, it was disclosed in Islamabad. Pakistani Senate thanks China for support against Covid-19 Islamabad, May 14 (Prensa Latina) The Senate of Pakistan on Thursday approved a resolution expressing unanimous deep gratitude to China for its staunch support and timely assistance during the ongoing coronavirus crisis. China calls on Sri Lanka to gradually resume cooperation Colombo, May 14 (Prensa Latina) President Xi Jinping suggested on Thursday that China and Sri Lanka, while ensuring Covid-19 prevention and control, gradually resume cooperation in several fields and advance major cooperation projects. Lung transplant on Covid-19 sick Brit in Vietnam Hanoi, May 13 (Prensa Latina) Vietnamese medical authorities decided today to do a lung transplant on a British citizen afflicted with Covid-19, the only one among the 288 cases reported in the country whose state of health became critical. Vietnam reports no new Covid-19 cases since April 17 Hanoi, May 12 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam reports no new Covid-19 case since April 17 and remains one of the few countries keeping its death toll to zero despite counting out over 250 cases. Quarantine reestablished in Chinese city with high Covid-19 risk Beijing, May 11 (Prensa Latina) The city of Shulan (northeastern China) is again under quarantine on Monday, after 11 autochthonous cases were reported, so it is the only region in the country where a high epidemiological emergency has been declared. South Korea bodes Moon Jae In - Kim Jong Un summit before end of 2020 Seoul, May 11 (Prensa Latina) A fourth summit between both Korean Presidents, Moon Jae In and Kim Jong Un, can be held before the end of 2020, Kang Min Seok, South Korean official spokesperson, said on Monday.