Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuban residents in Canada and US reject blockade against Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64913&SEO=cuban-residents-in-canada-and-us-reject-blockade-against-cuba Ottawa, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) Associations of Cuban residents in Canada and the United States on Sunday demanded the lifting of the US economic, commercial and financial blockade against Cuba. Cassandra Theater Festival prepares virtual edition in the US http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64900&SEO=cassandra-theater-festival-prepares-virtual-edition-in-the-us 28 de febrero de 2021, 0:30  Washington, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) The International Cassandra Theater Festival is currently preparing its 3rd virtual meeting in the United States, dedicated to women and their participation in theater. Cuba condemns US aggressions on Syrian border http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64886&SEO=cuba-condemns-us-aggressions-on-syrian-border Havana, Feb 27 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Saturday condemned the recent US aggressions in the Syrian Deir Ezzor province, near the border with Iraq. CIA to grant high priority to alleged sonic attack in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64870&SEO=cia-to-grant-high-priority-to-alleged-sonic-attack-in-cuba Washington, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) will grant high priority to an investigation into an alleged sonic attack on diplomats from the United State in Havana, CNN reported on Friday. Canadian experts call to strengthen ties with Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64860&SEO=canadian-experts-call-to-strengthen-ties-with-cuba Ottawa, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) Canada must get back on the right track and strengthen ties with Cuba, experts stated on Friday. Attack on US Capitol likely http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64856&SEO=attack-on-us-capitol-likely Washington, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) The United States media highlighted today police warnings that extremist groups are planning to attack the Capitol building. Linda Thomas-Greenfield confirmed as US Ambassador to the UN http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64816&SEO=linda-thomas-greenfield-confirmed-as-us-ambassador-to-the-un United Nations, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) The newly appointed US Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield will take up her position this Thursday and she also plans a brief meeting with the press. Joe Biden issues new US city and visa regulations http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64807&SEO=joe-biden-issues-new-us-city-and-visa-regulations Washington, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) U.S. President Joe Biden signed Wednesday an executive order to reverse Donald Trump´s actions regarding visa and other architecture and cities regulations. US must address violations at Guantanamo Naval Base http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64771&SEO=us-must-address-violations-at-guantanamo-naval-base United Nations, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) UN experts asked the United States to address the human rights violations that are still being reported at the illegal Guantanamo Bay Naval Base, including torture and other mistreatment. Cuba ratifies commitment to human rights and denounces aggressions http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64751&SEO=cuba-ratifies-commitment-to-human-rights-and-denounces-aggressions Geneva, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Tuesday repeated Cuba's commitment to the promotion and protection of human rights, and denounced the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States. Lacroix to update on UN peacekeeping operations http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64695&SEO=lacroix-to-update-on-un-peacekeeping-operations United Nations, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) The UN Deputy Secretary-General for Peace Operations Jean-Pierre Lacroix will offer on Monday an update on the UN´s work in Mali and the Central African Republic. Donald Trump in trouble http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64687&SEO=donald-trump-in-trouble Havana (Prensa Latina) The possibility of former President Donald Trump being sentenced to prison for alleged criminal offenses cropped up on Sunday as a question in the United States, a country where some politicians and wealthy people strongly believe they are beyond the law. US reentry into Paris Agreement to be discussed at UN http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64636&SEO=us-reentry-into-paris-agreement-to-be-discussed-at-un United Nations, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) UN Secretary-General António Guterres and the US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry will participate today in an event on the US reentry into the Paris Agreement, where proposals to encourage climate ambition to challenge the current environmental crisis will also be debated. US churches call for reverting Trump´s sanctions on Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64589&SEO=us-churches-call-for-reverting-trumps-sanctions-on-cuba Havana, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) About twenty churches and religious organizations in the United States sent a letter to President Joe Biden asking him to reverse Donald Trump´s sanctions on Cuba. Nearly 63 million vaccinated against Covid-19 in the Americas http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64582&SEO=nearly-63-million-vaccinated-against-covid-19-in-the-americas Washington, Feb 17 (Prensa Latina) Nearly 63 million people have already been immunized against Covid-19 in the Americas, two months after the first vaccine was delivered, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) reported on Wednesday. The CIA was linked to the alleged sonic attacks in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64557&SEO=the-cia-was-linked-to-the-alleged-sonic-attacks-in-cuba Por Elizabeth Borrego RodriguezHavana, (Prensa Latina) The alleged sonic attacks on diplomats from the United States in Cuba were a pretext with the participation of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) to sever relations with the island, retired Division General Fabian Escalante said on Tuesday. Some 400,000 children diagnosed with cancer worldwide every year http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64512&SEO=some-400000-children-diagnosed-with-cancer-worldwide-every-year Washington, Feb 15 (Prensa Latina) Nearly 400,000 children are diagnosed with cancer every year in the world, and most of them live in low- and medium-income countries, the Pan-American Health Organization (PAHO) informed. Trial against Trump showed divisions within Republican Party http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64481&SEO=trial-against-trump-showed-divisions-within-republican-party Washington, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) The impeachment trial against former US President Donald Trump in the Senate was added to a chain of events that evidence the division existing today within the Republican Party. Northern Syrian tribes denounce pro-US groups http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64464&SEO=northern-syrian-tribes-denounce-pro-us-groups Damascus, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of the tribes in Syria's northern Hasaka province denounced the repressive actions and betrayal of the so-called US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), according to a statement released on Saturday. UN chief talks with head of US diplomacy http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64432&SEO=un-chief-talks-with-head-of-us-diplomacy United Nations, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres held a telephone conversation with US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, just when both sides are currently betting on greater ties.