Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina China to respond to Taiwanese leader's visit to Czech Republic Beijing, Oct 27 (Prensa Latina) China affirmed on Wednesday that it will proceed with a 'legitimate and necessary response' to the invitation extended to a high-ranking Taiwanese official to visit the Czech Republic, after demanding to revoke it immediately. Pakistan, China agree to strengthen bilateral ties Islamabad, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) Pakistan and China have agreed to further strengthen the bilateral economic and trade ties during a telephone conversation held on Tuesday between Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan and Chinese President Xi Jinping. China launches database to identify Korean War casualties Beijing, Oct 25 (Prensa Latina) China on Monday informed that it launched a database to record the DNA of soldiers who were killed during the Korean War (1950-53) and thus help families to verify the identity. 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. Myanmar junta pledges to ASEAN cooperation Naypyidaw, Oct 24 (Prensa Latina) Myanmar's military rulers on Sunday pledged to cooperate 'as much as possible' with a peace plan agreed with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). 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. Russian and Chinese navies patrol Pacific Ocean together Moscow, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) Russian and Chinese warships are jointly patrolling waters off the western Pacific Ocean for the first time, the Russian Ministry of Defense informed on Saturday. DPRK accuses US of increasing military tensions with China Pyongyang, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) accused the United States on Saturday of increasing military tensions with China by supporting Taiwan, whose sovereignty China claims. Former Soviet countries carry out military drills in Tajikistan Dushanbe, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) The combative actions of the 2021 Combat Brotherhood military drills, organized by the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO), are taking place in Tajikistan, 20 kilometers from the border with Afghanistan, on Saturday. Russia calls to prioritize security surrounding Afghanistan 22 de octubre de 2021, 1:10  Moscow, Oct 22 (Prensa Latina) Russia and the countries of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) will work to ensure that the citizens of Afghanistan's neighboring states feel safe, Russian President Vladimir Putin said the eve. Russia, Asian nations prioritize security given Afghan situation Moscow, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) Russia and the countries of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) will work together to guarantee Afghan's neighboring states feel safe, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday. Putin suggests cooperation to face global challenges and threats Moscow, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) Russia's President Vladimir Putin proposed today to prepare at the United Nations (UN) level a register of global challenges and threats and the opportunities for cooperation among countries to face them. China warns of danger from Aukus military alliance Beijing, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) China on Thursday warned that the Aukus military alliance, made up of Australia, the United Kingdom and the United States, will undermine regional peace and especially the nuclear-weapon-free zone pact in force in the South Pacific. 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. Covid-19 outbreak forces closing of facilities in China Beijing, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) China closed all tourist resorts in Gansu province (northwest) on Wednesday, after confirming at least six cases of Covid-19 among tourists who traveled there. Death toll rises due to landslides and floods in India New Delhi, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) The death toll due to rains in the Indian state of Uttarakhand rose today to 47 after several accidents resulting from flash floods and landslides in the last four days. Afghan Deputy Prime Minister called the new government 'inclusive' Moscow, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) The Deputy Prime Minister of Afghanistan Abdul Salam Hanafi assured that the current government of the country, made up of the Taliban movement, is already 'inclusive'. China's Parliament opens new sessions with intense agenda Beijing, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) China's National People's Congress (Parliament) on Tuesday opened a new period of sessions in which several draft laws and amendments, especially one referring to the educational burden on minors, are being discussed. Chinese economy grew almost 5% during the third quarter of 2021 Beijing, Oct 18 (Prensa Latina) China reported an economic growth of 4.9 percent during the third quarter of 2021, lower than expected due to the outbreak of Covid-19 in the summer and the real estate and energy sectors crises. Japanese prime minister calls for anticipated parliamentary elections Tokyo, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) With only 10 days in office, new Japanese Prime Minister, Fumio Kishida, called today for early elections of the Lower House, thereby consolidating the power of his party (Liberal Democratic) (LDP).