Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Melenchon to Visit Lula in Prison http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45939&SEO=melenchon-to-visit-lula-in-prison Paris, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) The leader of the leftist movement La France Insoumise (FI), Jean-Luc Melenchon, announced this Thursday that on September 5 he will meet the Brazilian political prisoner Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, in the Curitiba jail. G7 Re-entry Proposal Should be Dealt with Moscow, Russian FM Says http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45918&SEO=g7-re-entry-proposal-should-be-dealt-with-moscow-russian-fm-says Moscow, August 21 (Prensa Latina) The French proposal, supported by the US government, for a return of Russia to the Group of Seven (G7), should be officially transferred to Moscow for consideration, the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs acknowledged this Wednesday. France Reveals Details about Teen Accused of Planning Assassination http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45914&SEO=france-reveals-details-about-teen-accused-of-planning-assassination Paris, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) A young ultra-nationalist arrested in 2017 for planning an attack on French President Emmanuel Macron acknowledged this intention as well as that to kill members of minority communities, media outlets report this Wednesday. Russia Criticizes Pompeo's Statements against Iran at UN http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45875&SEO=russia-criticizes-pompeos-statements-against-iran-at-un United Nations, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The Deputy Permanent Representative of Russia to the United Nations, Dmitry Polyanskiy, this Wednesday criticized in the UN Security Council the statements of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo against Iran and his belligerent rhetoric towards that country. French Communists Reject G-7's Decision on the Fate of the Planet http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45839&SEO=french-communists-reject-g-7s-decision-on-the-fate-of-the-planet Paris, August 20 (Prensa Latina) The Communist Party of France (PCF) rejected on Tuesday that the powers of the G-7 intend at their summit from August 24 to 26 in Biarritz to decide the fate of the international community when they are responsible for its problems. Serbian President to Meet Secretary of State Pompeo http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45814&SEO=serbian-president-to-meet-secretary-of-state-pompeo Belgrade, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic will meet this day in New York with US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo, many media outlets of the country reported on Tuesday. Open Arms Migrants Could be Sent to Spain by Plane http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45808&SEO=open-arms-migrants-could-be-sent-to-spain-by-plane Rome, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) The Spanish humanitarian organization Open Arms raised today the possibility that the 107 migrants on board of its boat are transferred to Catania, in Sicily, and from there transferred by plane to Spain, which offered to receive them. Venezuelan Vice President in Russia for Strengthening Bilateral Ties http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45807&SEO=venezuelan-vice-president-in-russia-for-strengthening-bilateral-ties Moscow, Aug 19 ( Prensa Latina ) The Executive Vice President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Delcy Rodriguez, arrived Monday in Caracas with the aim of strengthening the relations of brotherhood and cooperation between the two nations. Counter-G7 Participants Head for Biarritz http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45772&SEO=counter-g7-participants-head-for-biarritz Paris, August 19 (Prensa Latina) Activists and social organizations set to participate in the Counter-G7 Summit, began arriving this Monday to areas close to the southwestern French town of Biarritz, which will host the meeting of Western powers and Japan from August 24 through 26. G-7 Counter-Summit Protagonists arrive near Biarritz http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45761&SEO=g-7-counter-summit-protagonists-arrive-near-biarritz Paris, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) Activists and social organizations that are now leading the G7 counter-summit began arriving in the vicinity of Biarritz, southwestern French city, August 24-26 of the meeting of the powers Western and Japan. UK could Face new Referendum on Brexit http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45760&SEO=uk-could-face-new-referendum-on-brexit London, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) The British opposition leader, Jeremy Corbyn, promised today to support a second referendum on Brexit, if Prime Minister Boris Johnson loses a motion of censure and Labor triumphs in a probable early election . Open Arms Ship Rules Out Landing Migrants in Spanish Port http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45758&SEO=open-arms-ship-rules-out-landing-migrants-in-spanish-port Madrid, Aug 18 (Prensa Latina) The Open Arms rescue ship, which carries 107 people on board off Italy''s Lampedusa island, on Sunday rejected the offer from the Spanish Government to land at a port in this country due to humanitarian reasons. Petro Denounces in France Attacks on Colombian Social Leaders http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45754&SEO=petro-denounces-in-france-attacks-on-colombian-social-leaders Paris, Aug 18 (Prensa Latina) Colombian Senator and former Presidential Candidate Gustavo Petro denounced in Paris the persecution and violence against social leaders in his country, Colombia Humana-France reported on Sunday. Spain Honors Victims of Barcelona Terrorist Attacks http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45727&SEO=spain-honors-victims-of-barcelona-terrorist-attacks Madrid, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) With a sober and moving ceremony, Barcelona honored Saturday the victims of the attacks that struck the city and the neighboring town of Cambrils, in the northeastern Spanish region of Catalonia, on August 17, 2017. Russia Supports Venezuela in the Face of Coup Attempts http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45654&SEO=russia-supports-venezuela-in-the-face-of-coup-attempts Moscow, August 15 (Prensa Latina) Russian Defence Minister Sergey Shoigou declared on Thursday that his country supports Caracas'' independent foreign policy and its resistance to Washington''s attempts to promote a coup d''├ętat in the country. Gibraltar Releases Iranian Oil Tanker Detained by British Navy http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45653&SEO=gibraltar-releases-iranian-oil-tanker-detained-by-british-navy London, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) Despite pressure from the United States, the Supreme Court of Gibraltar authorized Iranian oil tanker Grace 1 to sail on Thursday, after having been detained since early July. Peace Treaty with Tokyo is Not Deadlocked, Russia Says http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45649&SEO=peace-treaty-with-tokyo-is-not-deadlocked-russia-says Moscow, August 15 (Prensa Latina) The process of signing a peace treaty between Russia and Japan is not deadlocked, stated Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov, speaking at the Terra Scientia forum in the city of Solnechnogorsk on Thursday. British Opposition Leader Calls for No-Confidence Vote http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45641&SEO=british-opposition-leader-calls-for-no-confidence-vote London, Aug 15 ( Prensa Latina) The leader of the Labor Party, Jeremy Corbyn, requested Thursday parliamentary support for a motion of no-confidence in British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, to avoid the withdrawal of the country from the European Union (EU) without a deal. USA asks United Kingdom to Block Release of Iranian Oil Tanker http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45632&SEO=usa-asks-united-kingdom-to-block-release-of-iranian-oil-tanker London, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) The United States government today demanded that British authorities in Gibraltar prolong the seizure of Iranian oil tanker Grace 1, which, if approved, would break the recent negotiation between London and Tehran. New Zealand Finds Fossil of Giant Penguin http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45626&SEO=new-zealand-finds-fossil-of-giant-penguin Wellington, Aug 15 ( Prensa Latina) The fossil of a giant penguin which is thought to have swam in the oceans some 60 million years ago was found on New Zealand''s South Island, national scientists reported Thursday.