Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuban Lawmakers Review Draft Constitution after Popular Consultation http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36956&SEO=cuban-lawmakers-review-draft-constitution-after-popular-consultation Havana, Dec 18 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban People''s Power National Assembly is reviewing the Draft Constitution, which was enriched by the popular consultation held from August 13 to November 15. Syria and the Reconquest of Its National Territory http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36849&SEO=syria-and-the-reconquest-of-its-national-territory By Pedro Garcia Hernandez Damascus, (Prensa Latina) With the reconquest of more than 90 percent of its territory, Syria manages to demonstrate that it firmly defends national sovereignty amid a complex situation that goes beyond its own borders. Latin American Integration at a Key Moment http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36802&SEO=latin-american-integration-at-a-key-moment Havana, (Prensa Latina) The year 2019 is considered by many analysts as a trial period for the economic integration process in Latin America, as during the next few months it will be exposed to trade tensions generated worldwide and at the same time, to the effects of a sensitive weakening of the global economy. U.S. Stages New Anti-Cuban Show http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36739&SEO=u.s.-stages-new-anti-cuban-show Havana,  (Prensa Latina) , Human Rights Day, could not be unnoticed by the U.S. Government and its anti-Cuba crusade, a letter and Twitter were this time the scenario set up from Washington. Cuba Commemorates Achievements on Human Rights Day http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36699&SEO=cuba-commemorates-achievements-on-human-rights-day Havana,  (PL) Cuba is celebrating this Monday Human Rights Day with progress and achievements recognized worldwide in health, education, culture, citizen participation and adherence to international governing instruments. Syria Faces Challenges, Moves Forward in Reconstruction http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36654&SEO=syria-faces-challenges-moves-forward-in-reconstruction By Pedro Garcia HernandezDamascus,  (Prensa Latina) A few days before the end of 2018, Syria, under the consolidated leadership of President Bashar Al Assad, the national army and allied forces, has faced challenges in defending sovereignty against a war imposed for almost eight years. Brazil HR Commission Apologizes to Cuban Physicians http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36626&SEO=brazil-hr-commission-apologizes-to-cuban-physicians Brazilia, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) The Brazilian Commission of Human Rights and Deputies Chamber offered apologies this Friday to Cuban physicians for the questioning and disrespectful stance of president-elect Jair Bolsonaro. Poverty Grows, Reaches 54.8 Million Brazilians http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36574&SEO=poverty-grows-reaches-54.8-million-brazilians Brasilia,  (Prensa Latina) The number of poor people in Brazil has grown from 2016 to 2017 and now it reaches 54.8 million Brazilians, out of the country''s 207 million inhabitants, according to official data published in Brasilia on Wednesday. Lopez Obrador Judged Previous Governments, Mexican Writer Says http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36485&SEO=lopez-obrador-judged-previous-governments-mexican-writer-says Mexico,  (Prensa Latina) Writer Elena Poniatowska considered that the speech of Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, at his presidential inauguration, a judgement of previous governments, telling the truth about corruption. Elections in Andalusia Open Intense Electoral Agenda in Spain http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36475&SEO=elections-in-andalusia-open-intense-electoral-agenda-in-spain Madrid, Dec 2 (Prensa Latina) The more than three thousand polling stations opened their doors on Sunday in Andalusia for elections which will set an intense calendar in Spain and the strategies of the main political parties in the short and medium term. Pope Francis Calls to Fight Drug Trafficking and Consumption http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36459&SEO=pope-francis-calls-to-fight-drug-trafficking-and-consumption Vatican City, (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis expressed here on Saturday that drug addiction is a social wound that traps many people who lose their freedom to a dependency that he defined as chemical. Lebanese President Condemns Efforts to Eliminate Palestinian Cause http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36403&SEO=lebanese-president-condemns-efforts-to-eliminate-palestinian-cause Beirut,  (Prensa Latina) Lebanese President Michel Aoun on Thursday condemned the efforts to eliminate the right to return to land usurped or occupied by Israel, during the International Day of Solidarity with the People of Palestine, which is marked today. Trump Will Face Tricky Scenario in Argentina http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36392&SEO=trump-will-face-tricky-scenario-in-argentina By Luis Beatón Havana, Nov 29 (Prensa Latina) U.S. President Donald Trump will face a thorny scenario at the G-20 Summit in Argentina, qualified by the assassination of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and relations with China. Cuban Lawmakers Outline Final Draft Constitution http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36204&SEO=cuban-lawmakers-outline-final-draft-constitution Havana,  (Prensa Latina) The parliamentary commission in charge of drafting the new Cuban Constitution is putting the finishing touches on the document on the basis of the proposals made at popular consultations, the vice president of the National Assembly, Ana Maria Mari Machado, said on Friday. Brazilian People Favors More Doctors Program http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36129&SEO=brazilian-people-favors-more-doctors-program Brasilia,  (Prensa Latina) The Brazilian people and political and social organizations have reacted to the end of the Cuban presence in the More Doctors Program due to the hostile attitude of President-elect Jair Bolsonaro, and recognized the work by the Cuban physicians. Social Media, a Double-edged Sword for Security in Africa http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36067&SEO=social-media-a-double-edged-sword-for-security-in-africa Addis Ababa,  (Prensa Latina) The growing use of social media in Africa is above all positive, say experts Tuesday, although it cannot be ignored they are also used by terrorists to spread their ideas and attract followers. Some 44 Million Brazilians to Be without Medical Care in 2019 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36022&SEO=some-44-million-brazilians-to-be-without-medical-care-in-2019 Brasilia, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) About 44 million low-income Brazilians will be without medical care as of 2019, in more than 2,000 municipalities within the country, an international organization has warned. Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller, discord's apple in USA http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=35962&SEO=special-prosecutor-robert-mueller-discords-apple-in-usa Washington, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) The protection of special prosecutor Robert Mueller's work is today the apple of discord between Democrats and Republicans, and still worse, among members of the red party. US Hostility against Cuba Challenges World Community http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=35937&SEO=us-hostility-against-cuba-challenges-world-community Havana, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) The general director for the United States at the Cuban Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Carlos Fernandez de Cossio, described as a challenge to the international community the escalation in Washington's hostility against the island. Unemployment Subsidy Requests Grow in the United States http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=35932&SEO=unemployment-subsidy-requests-grow-in-the-united-states Washington, Nov 15 (PL) Applications for unemployment benefits in the United States increased last week by two thousand, regarding the figure of the previous period, when they fell, reported the US Labour Department Thursday.