Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuba-Venezuela cooperation to fight Covid-19 stands out Caracas, Jan 26 (Prensa Latina) The strategy of Cuba-Venezuela cooperation in fighting Covid-19 is focused on prioritizing life over economic interests, Dagoberto Rodríguez, Cuban ambassador to Venezuela, stressed. PT-Brazil thanks Cuba for taking care of Lula Brasilia, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) The Brazilian Workers' Party (PT) thanked the Cuban people and government for medical care provided to former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva during his stay in the Caribbean nation. Argentine flight to depart to bring 600,000 Sputnik V vaccines Buenos Aires, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) A third Aerolineas Argentinas flight is departing on Sunday for Moscow to fetch 600,000 new doses of Sputnik V vaccines, in order to vaccinate more people against Covid-19. Venezuela advances despite US blockade Caracas, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro acknowledged Sunday that despite US coercive and unilateral measures, the South American country has managed to come ahead. Four more young people killed at Colombia's sixth massacre in 2021 Bogota, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) Early Sunday, four young people were assassinated and three injured at a farm in Cerro Chico, Buga municipality, Valle del Cauca department, in the sixth massacre this year in Colombia. Nomination of rectors for Venezuelan Electoral Council begins Caracas, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) Requirements for applicants to join the Preliminary Commission of the Electoral Nominations Committee of the National Assembly and to become new rectors of the National Electoral Council (CNE) began circulating today in Venezuela. Corruption scandal splashes Venezuelan opposition leader Caracas, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) Revelations about a new corruption scandal today involve opposition leader Juan Guaidó in another episode of dispossession of Venezuela's assets abroad, under the authority of a non-existent interim government. Chile: Hospital capacity at risk due to pandemic Santiago, Chile, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) The increase in the number of new Covid-19 cases in Chile, at the worst moment of the pandemic, has health authorities on the alert on Friday due to the decrease in intensive care beds. Venezuela demands release of official detained in Cape Verde Caracas, Jan 21 (Prensa Latina) The Venezuelan government on Thursday urged the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to demand compliance with the ruling of the Court of Justice of that union about the release of Alex Saab. ALBA-TCP ratifies cooperation to fight pandemic Caracas, Jan 20 (Prensa Latina) The Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America-People's Trade Treaty (ALBA-TCP) is currently strengthening cooperation mechanisms to fight the Covid-19 pandemic from unity and solidarity, including setting up a vaccine bank for member nations. Vaccination against Covid-19 starts in Brazilian capital Brasilia, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) Vaccination against Covid-19 started on Tuesday in Brazil's Federal District, where health workers, who are the forefront of the fight against the disease, were the first to be immunized. Cuba's inclusion in US terrorist list rejected in Uruguay Montevideo, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) The Network in Defense of Humanity (Reddhu) - Uruguay Chapter rejected vigorously the inclusion of Cuba in the United States' list of State Sponsors of Terrorism. Venezuela sends first batch of oxygen to Brazilian city Caracas, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza stated on Saturday that the first batch of oxygen cylinder were sent to Manaus, in the Brazilian state of Amazonas, to support the health system. Venezuelan Parliament promotes national dialogue Caracas, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) The National Assembly (Parliament) of Venezuela is promoting a great process of dialogue among all political, social and economic sectors, focusing on strengthening peace and stability in the country. Rejection of US hostility against Cuba grows in Argentina Buenos Aires, Jan 14 (Prensa Latina) Argentine political organizations and unions joined on Thursday several groups in condemning from Buenos Aires the recent US government decision to include Cuba on a list of countries that sponsor terrorism. Venezuelan socialists reject new US aggression against Cuba Caracas, Jan 13 (Prensa Latina) The United Socialist Party of Venezuela (PSUV) rejected on Wednesday the decision of the US government to include Cuba in the list of countries sponsoring terrorism. Brazil: 508 nursing professionals have died of Covid-19 Brasilia, January 13 (Prensa Latina) Brazil on Wednesday reported 508 nursing professional (assistants and technicians) who have died of Covid-19 since the first official report on the disease in the country, according to the Federal Nursing Board (COFEN). Latin American political figures condemn inclusion of Cuba in US list Havana, Jan 12 (Prensa Latina) Latin American political figures are repudiating the inclusion of Cuba as a sponsor of terrorism in a questioned list drafted by the Government of the United States. PT-Brazil submits another request for Bolsonaro's dismissal Brasilia, Jan 12 (Prensa Latina) Parliamentarians from the Workers' Party (PT) of Brazil submitted another request to dismiss Jair Bolsonaro from the House of Deputies, where 60 impeachment requests have been registered. Production of Russian vaccine to start in Brazil on Friday Brasilia, Jan 11 (Prensa Latina) A delegation of União Quimica national pharmaceutical company will travel to Moscow on Monday to validate the manufacture process of Sputnik V, the Russian anti-Covid-19 vaccine that will be produced in Brazil as of January 15.