Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Joe Biden ends immigration arrests at schools, protected areas http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=73399&SEO=joe-biden-ends-immigration-arrests-at-schools-protected-areas Washington, Oct 27 (Prensa Latina) President Joe Biden on Wednesday included the country's schools, hospitals, parades and places of worship on a list of protected areas for immigration arrests. Facebook is still on tenterhooks for uncovered Papers http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=73395&SEO=facebook-is-still-on-tenterhooks-for-uncovered-papers Havana, Oct 27 (Prensa Latina) Facebook is still in problems for uncovered Papers as it awaits new accusations against the company by former employees and other entities that aim at sanctioning it. The US questions Assange's mental assessment http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=73392&SEO=the-us-questions-assanges-mental-assessment London, Oct 27 (Prensa Latina) The United States questioned on Wednesday to a UK court a professional assessment of the deteriorating mental health of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, which was key in the UK's refusal to extradite him. UN reaffirms need for transformative recovery http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=73342&SEO=un-reaffirms-need-for-transformative-recovery United Nations, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) The 76th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) on Tuesday reaffirmed the need for recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic as one of largest and potentially most transformative the world has ever undertaken. New York and New Jersey hit by powerful storm http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=73337&SEO=new-york-and-new-jersey-hit-by-powerful-storm Washington, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) A great storm hits today the Northeast coast of the United States and authorities warn of flooding, strong winds and power cuts. Díaz-Canel denounces U.S. attempts to subvert order in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=73244&SEO=diaz-canel-denounces-u.s.-attempts-to-subvert-order-in-cuba Havana, Oct 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel reiterated today that the U.S. government insists on attempts to subvert Cuba's internal order, and called to confront and denounce these attitudes. Luis Almagro and OAS played a disastrous role in Bolivia http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=73220&SEO=luis-almagro-and-oas-played-a-disastrous-role-in-bolivia La Paz, Oct 24 (Prensa Latina) The Bolivian press today branded as dismal the role played by the Organization of American States (OAS) and its secretary general, Luis Almagro, during the 2019 coup against then President Evo Morales. Panamanian health restrictions on U.S. tourists asked to be lifted http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=73217&SEO=panamanian-health-restrictions-on-u.s.-tourists-asked-to-be-lifted Panama, Oct 24 (Prensa Latina) The Panamanian Hotel Association (Apatel) called on the Ministry of Health (Minsa) to lift health restrictions for travelers from the United States, to favor tourism, it was learned today. Kyrgyzstan denies opening a US military base on its territory http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=73208&SEO=kyrgyzstan-denies-opening-a-us-military-base-on-its-territory Bishkek, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) Kyrgyz President Sadyr Zhaparov denied on Saturday that his government is considering the possibility of deploying a United States military base in the country. US Congress debates on granting Biden war powers http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=73164&SEO=us-congress-debates-on-granting-biden-war-powers Washington, Oct 22 (Prensa Latina) There is a controversy growing in the United States Congress on granting war powers on President Joe Biden in the event of a conflict between China and Taiwan. US judge declares illegal detention of Afghan in Guantanamo http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=73143&SEO=us-judge-declares-illegal-detention-of-afghan-in-guantanamo 22 de octubre de 2021, 4:30  Washington, Oct 22 (Prensa Latina) A federal judge in the United States considered illegal the detention of an Afghan prisoner at the Guantánamo naval base, in southeastern Cuba, The Washington Post reported here. China warns of danger from Aukus military alliance http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=73122&SEO=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. Border arrests have soared to all-time high, new CBP data shows http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=73097&SEO=border-arrests-have-soared-to-all-time-high-new-cbp-data-shows Washington, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) Arrests of migrants by the Border Patrol soared to the highest levels ever recorded in 2021, The Washington Post reported Wednesday. Tech giants bet on metaverse development http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=73093&SEO=tech-giants-bet-on-metaverse-development Washington, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) Real life no longer seems to be so attractive for the world's major technology companies that currently bet on the development of the metaverse, an idea still under design with the promise of improving virtual reality. Canadian company opts for doing business in Cuba despite blockade http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=73067&SEO=canadian-company-opts-for-doing-business-in-cuba-despite-blockade Havana, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) The Canadian company Sherrit International will keep doing business with Cuba and aspires to expand it, despite the US economic, commercial and financial blockade against the island. Massive vaccination in Cuba against Covid-19 highlighted in the U.S. http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=73019&SEO=massive-vaccination-in-cuba-against-covid-19-highlighted-in-the-u.s. Washington, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) Cuba today exhibits the fastest vaccination rate in the world and expects to have a staggering 92 percent of its population immunized against Covid-19 by November 15, highlighted a press article. Cuba's Soberana 02 vaccine recognized by U.S. journal http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=72957&SEO=cubas-soberana-02-vaccine-recognized-by-u.s.-journal Washington, Oct 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's Soberana 02 anti-Covid-19 vaccine has been recognized today by the prestigious U.S. medical journal Annual Review of Medicine, a step forward towards its possible international homologation. Still no word on 17 US missionaries kidnapped in Haiti http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=72933&SEO=still-no-word-on-17-us-missionaries-kidnapped-in-haiti Port-au-Prince, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) At least 17 American missionaries, including children, together with national citizens were kidnapped in Haiti, in an area under the control of the 400 Mawozo gang, local media reported today. Palestine denounces US defense of Israel in Human Rights Council http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=72924&SEO=palestine-denounces-us-defense-of-israel-in-human-rights-council Ramallah, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) The Palestinian Government condemned today the US decision to oppose any criticism against Israel in the UN Human Rights Council. WTO urges to end agricultural subsidies http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=72919&SEO=wto-urges-to-end-agricultural-subsidies 16 de octubre de 2021, 4:14 Washington, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) The director general of the World Trade Organization (WTO), Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, urged on Friday to reach agreements between countries to end agricultural subsidies, which are harmful to poor nations and the environment.