Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuba thanks CARICOM for support against US blockade http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=67199&SEO=cuba-thanks-caricom-for-support-against-us-blockade 9 de mayo de 2021, 0:30  Havana, May 9 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Saturday thanked the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) for its solidarity and support against the United States economic blockade against Cuba. In a message on his Twitter account, the head of Cuban diplomacy welcomed the demand made by the CARICOM foreign ministers for an end to Washington's pressures. 'This extraterritorial policy affects third countries and is the main obstacle to our development,' Rodriguez tweeted. CARICOM reiterates rejection of US blockade against Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=67189&SEO=caricom-reiterates-rejection-of-us-blockade-against-cuba Georgetown, May 8 (Prensa Latina) The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has reiterated its rejection of the United States blockade against Cuba, due to its adverse impact on the socioeconomic development of the island, the regional organization said on Saturday in a statement. Syringes for Cuba campaign makes progress in Honduras http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=67157&SEO=syringes-for-cuba-campaign-makes-progress-in-honduras Tegucigalpa, May 7 (Prensa Latina) The continental campaign from the solidarity movements with Cuba to send one million syringes to the Caribbean nation for the Covid-19 vaccination is making progress in Honduras, an activist from the crusade confirmed on Friday. Cuba ratifies willingness to cooperate with Haiti http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=67132&SEO=cuba-ratifies-willingness-to-cooperate-with-haiti Havana, May 6 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel today highlighted the historic ties with Haiti and expressed his government's willingness to cooperate with that Caribbean state. Mexico insists on democratizing vaccine production through CELAC http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=67131&SEO=mexico-insists-on-democratizing-vaccine-production-through-celac Mexico, May 6 (Prensa Latina) Mexico, as the pro tempore president of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC), insisted on the democratization of the distribution of vaccines against Covid-19, La Jornada reported on Thursday. Haiti among 10 most-food insecure countries http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=67108&SEO=haiti-among-10-most-food-insecure-countries Port-au-Prince, May 6 (Prensa Latina) Haiti is one of the 10 countries with highest number of populations undergoing food insecurity, Bruno Lemarquis, UN humanitarian coordinator, confirmed. Kidnappings in Haiti increase threefold in a month http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=67080&SEO=kidnappings-in-haiti-increase-threefold-in-a-month Port-au-Prince, May 5 (Prensa Latina) Haiti's Center for Analysis and Research in Human Rights reported 91 kidnappings in April, more than three times compared to the previous month, according to a report disclosed on Wednesday. Panama sets regulations for travelers from India http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=67030&SEO=panama-sets-regulations-for-travelers-from-india Panama, May 4 (Prensa Latina) Travelers coming from India must carry a Covid-19 PCR or negative test from Monday on 48 hours before arriving in Panama. Legislators approve removal of El Salvador's attorney general http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66973&SEO=legislators-approve-removal-of-el-salvadors-attorney-general San Salvador, May 2 (Prensa Latina) The Legislative Assembly (Parliament) of El Salvador today approved the dismissal of Raul Melara as head of the Attorney General's Office of the Republic. Ibero-American Summit slammed rich countries http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66969&SEO=ibero-american-summit-slammed-rich-countries 2 de mayo de 2021, 0:20  Por Eduardo Rodríguez-BazMadrid, May 2 (Prensa Latina) Latin America and the Iberian Peninsula demanded at the recent 27th Ibero-American Summit of Heads of State and Government a universal and equitable access to vaccines against Covid-19, after rejecting the rich countries' hoarding of the medication. FAO assures Panama reduced hunger http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66948&SEO=fao-assures-panama-reduced-hunger Panama, May 1 (Prensa Latina) In last decade, Panama has reduced hunger by 3.4%, according to the UN report on the 2020 Panorama of Food and Nutrition Security. Bill to purchase Cuba's vaccine submitted to Honduran Congress http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66929&SEO=bill-to-purchase-cubas-vaccine-submitted-to-honduran-congress Tegucigalpa, Apr 30 (Prensa Latina) The Honduran National Congress (Parliament) on Friday received a bill submitted by Congresswoman Scherly Arriaga which proposes the purchase of Cuba's Covid-19 vaccine Soberana. Guatemala to vaccinate people over 70 years old http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66919&SEO=guatemala-to-vaccinate-people-over-70-years-old Guatemala, Apr 30 (Prensa Latina) Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei on Thursday announced that the Covid-19 vaccination campaign for people over 70 years of age will start May 4, after receiving 321,600 AstraZeneca doses. Child abuse prevails in Puerto Rican homes http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66906&SEO=child-abuse-prevails-in-puerto-rican-homes San Juan, Apr 30 (Prensa Latina) 85% of child abuse cases in Puerto Rico happen at home or by people close to minors, a study revealed today. Panama's Torrijista group donates medical supplies to Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66863&SEO=panamas-torrijista-group-donates-medical-supplies-to-cuba Panama, Apr 29 (Prensa Latina) Members of the political group Vanguardia Torrijista (VT) and the group of Bayano Digital newspaper joined from Panama to the global campaign that is being currently developed to donate medical supplies to Cuba. El Salvador launches Covid-19 vaccine self-service http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66849&SEO=el-salvador-launches-covid-19-vaccine-self-service San Salvador, Apr 29 (Prensa Latina) El Salvador's health authorities launched a brand-new system that allow population to be vaccinated against Covid-19 without leaving their vehicles. Costa Rican authorities seize nearly half a ton of cocaine http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66821&SEO=costa-rican-authorities-seize-nearly-half-a-ton-of-cocaine San Jose, Apr 28 (Prensa Latina) Costa Rican Drug Control Police (PCD) agents detected and seized about 460 kilograms of cocaine on Tuesday in a container bound for the port of Antwerp, in Belgium. EU, PAHO bet on malnutrition eradication in Guatemala http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66767&SEO=eu-paho-bet-on-malnutrition-eradication-in-guatemala Guatemala, Apr 27 (Prensa Latina) Guatemalan Health Minister Amelia Flores on Monday made the Primary Health Care and Nutrition Project official, which will be financially supported by the European Union (EU) and Pan -American Health Organization (PAHO). World Tourism Council Summit meets in Cancun http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66738&SEO=world-tourism-council-summit-meets-in-cancun Mexico, Apr 26 (Prensa Latina) The 20th World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) Global Summit entered session on Monday in the resort of Cancun, in Quintana Roo, where it analyzes the recovery after Covid-19. Meeting of Solidarity with Cuba to be inaugurated in Mexico http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66707&SEO=meeting-of-solidarity-with-cuba-to-be-inaugurated-in-mexico Mexico City, Apr 24 (Prensa Latina) The nonagenarian Antonio del Conde, Fidel Castro's faithful friend alias El Cuate, will inaugurate on Saturday the 25th National Meeting of Solidarity with Cuba in Mexico.