Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina China Determined to Protect Sovereignty Faced with Taiwan Arms Sales Beijing, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) China on Wednesday reiterated that it will take the necessary measures to protect its sovereignty given the announced US arms sales to Taiwan, as this seriously violates international laws. Australia Joins the Coalition in the Strait of Hormuz Canberra, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Australia will be part of the U.S.-led mission in the Strait of Hormuz, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said Wednesday. Indian Spacecraft Chandrayaan-2 Enters Lunar Orbit New Delhi, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) The Indian spacecraft Chandrayaan-2 on Tuesday entered the Moon''s orbit, according to the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO). Indian PM to Visit France, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain New Delhi, Aug 20 ( Prensa Latina ) The Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, will visit France, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain from August 22 and will also attend the G-7 meeting in the French city of Biarritz. Vietnamese Leaders Pay Tribute to Ho Chi Minh Hanoi, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and National Assembly (Parliament) President Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on Monday paid tribute to former President Ho Chi Minh on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of his testament and the 74th anniversary of the August Revolution. IS Claims Responsibility for Terrorist Attack in Kabul Kabul, Aug 18 (Prensa Latina) The terrorist group Islamic State (IS) claimed responsibility on Sunday for an attack on a wedding hall in this capital, where at least 63 people were killed, including children, and 182 were injured. China Reiterates Opposition to US Arms Sales to Taiwan Beijing, Aug 17 ( Prensa Latina ) China remains opposed to the possible sale of arms by the United States to Taiwan, after warning that this action would seriously worsen the current bilateral frictions. Impact on Iran over Tanker release Announcement Tehran, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) Impact on social and informational media caused here the announcement of the Prime Minister of Gibraltar, Fabián Ricardo, to release the Iranian oil tanker seized since last July 4 by the British navy. Trade war Affects both China and US, Experts say in Beijing Beijing, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) US-led trade war against China more than a year ago will hurt the economies of both nations, experts in Beijing warned today. India Obtains Bone Implant Material from Egg Shells New Delhi, August 15 (Prensa Latina) Researchers at the Hyderabad Institute of Technology and the B.R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology in Jalandhar, India, developed a process to obtain bone implant material from eggshells. Deaths from Prolonged Heat Wave Increase in Japan Tokyo, Aug 14 ( Prensa Latina ) Japan's Fire and Disaster Management Agency estimated Wednesday at 23 the number of deaths from among 13,000 hospitalized individuals suffering illnesses related to the heat wave that has affected the country since August 5. China Advocates Indo-Pakistani Talks on Kashmir Beijing, Aug 10 (Prensa Latina) China has urged India and Pakistan to cooperate and deal with their differences through dialogue, especially on the Kashmir issue, which today generates tension between these two nations of South Asia. Cuba to Participate in 50th Pacific Islands Forum Havana, Aug 10 (Prensa Latina) Cuba will participate in the 50th Pacific Islands Forum to be held August 13-16 in the Republic of Tuvalu, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Minrex) announced Saturday. Nagasaki Residents Demand Government Support for Nuclear Weapons Ban Tokyo, Aug 9 (Prensa Latina) Residents in the Japanese city of Nagasaki on Friday commemorated the 74th anniversary of the atomic bombing by demanding that the government support the ban on nuclear weapons. Chinese Commerce and Exports Challenge US Trade War Beijing, Aug 9 (Prensa Latina) Chinese commerce and exports are overcoming the challenges posed by the trade war initiated by the United States, and the two sectors grew in the first seven months of 2019, authorities reported on Thursday. UN Secretary-General Recognizes Role of ASEAN United Nations, Aug 8 ( Prensa Latina) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres recognized this Thursday the important role of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and highlighted the bloc''s strong ties with the multilateral organization. Japan Allows Exports to South Korea Under New Controls Tokyo, Aug 8 (Prensa Latina) Japan´s government on Thursday approved the first sale of high-tech materials to the Republic of Korea, after tightening export controls to the country in the midst of the trade war between the two nations. ZTE Starts Selling 5G Smartphones in China Beijing, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) Chinese telecom eqipment manufacturer ZTE on Monday started selling the country´s 5G-enabled smartphones, ahead of a national rollout of 5G wireless networks. Typhoon Francisco Expected to Hit Southern Japan Tokyo, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) Authorities of the Japan Meteorological Agency warned on Monday that powerful Typhoon Francisco is expected to hit the southern region of Kyushuon on Tuesday. South Korea-U.S. Military Maneuvers Begin Seoul, 5 Aug (Prensa Latina) South Korea and the United States began military maneuvers today that seek to face an alleged emergency on the Korean peninsula, local media reports refer.