Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Chilean president's call generates criticism in political sectors http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52625&SEO=chilean-presidents-call-generates-criticism-in-political-sectors Santiago, Chile, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) President Sebastian Piñera's call for a national agreement against violence and democracy has generated reactions from Chilean politicians who insisted that he still doesn't hear people of the street. Coup mongers continue to unleash political persecution in Bolivia http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52537&SEO=coup-mongers-continue-to-unleash-political-persecution-in-bolivia La Paz, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) Several former officials of the Evo Morales government (2006-2019) are still in jail in Bolivia today under an environment of political judicialization or lawfare carried out by the coup authorities. Colombia resumes anti-government protests http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52508&SEO=colombia-resumes-anti-government-protests Bogota, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) Colombia is currently experiencing a new national day of anti-government protests, as resuming demonstrations initiated with the massive strike on November 21. MP files a lawsuit against Colombian President http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52496&SEO=mp-files-a-lawsuit-against-colombian-president Bogota, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) David Racero, representative to the Chamber by 'Bogota Decentes' party, filed a lawsuit against Colombia's President Ivan Duque following the recent statements of former Congress member Aida Merlano, now a fugitive from the country's justice. Evo Morales' disqualification as candidate for senator in Bolivia's elections condenmned http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52488&SEO=evo-morales-disqualification-as-candidate-for-senator-in-bolivias-elections-condenmned La Paz, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) Several experts reject the Supreme Electoral Tribunal (TSE)'s resolution that disqualified Evo Morales on Thursday as a candidate to first Cochabamba senator by the Movement Towards Socialism (MAS). Social protest posters return to central Chile walls http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52462&SEO=social-protest-posters-return-to-central-chile-walls Santiago de Chile, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) The facade of the Gabriela Mistral Cultural Center (GAM) of this capital shows on Thursday passersby the innumerable posters and writings alluding to social protests in Chile. Colombian teachers are on strike against violence http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52458&SEO=colombian-teachers-are-on-strike-against-violence Bogota, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) Colombia's teachers started this Thursday a 48-hour national strike to express their rejection of violence, an initiative convened by the Colombian Federation for Education Workers (FECODE). Peru's former president denounces use of justice against him http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52450&SEO=perus-former-president-denounces-use-of-justice-against-him Lima, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) Peru's former president Ollanta Humala denounced this Thursday in a forum held at the European Parliament, the prosecution politics against him and his wife, Nadine Heredia by factual powers due to political interests. Lula strongly rejects another charge of corruption in Brazil http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52442&SEO=lula-strongly-rejects-another-charge-of-corruption-in-brazil Brasilia, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, strongly rejected accusations of alleged tips he received in exchange for issuing a preventive measure that benefited auto making companies in 2009. Venezuela and Russia will continue cooperating despite US blockade http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52424&SEO=venezuela-and-russia-will-continue-cooperating-despite-us-blockade Caracas, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) The Executive Vice-President of Venezuela, Delcy Rodriguez, has stated they will consolidate the strategic bilateral cooperation with Russia despite US sanctions. Violence persists in Colombia, another ex-guerrilla murdered http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52418&SEO=violence-persists-in-colombia-another-ex-guerrilla-murdered Bogota, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) Another former guerrilla fighter was murdered in the last hours in Colombia, despite the FARC party made repeated calls to guarantee the safety of former combatants who are now in process of reintegration into civilian life. Alberto Fernandez meets with presidential candidate for Bolivia http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52417&SEO=alberto-fernandez-meets-with-presidential-candidate-for-bolivia Buenos Aires, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) The Argentinean Presidential, Alberto Fernandez, met Luis Arce, presidential candidate for Bolivia's party Movimiento al Socialismo (MAS), at the Casa Rosada, in a meeting during which topics of mutual interest were analyzed. 'Frente Amplio' against exclusion of Cuba, Nicaragua and Venezuela http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52369&SEO=frente-amplio-against-exclusion-of-cuba-nicaragua-and-venezuela Montevideo, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) The 'Frente Amplio' party of Uruguay has deplored and rejected the absence of the heads of State of Cuba, Nicaragua and Venezuela in the upcoming change of presidents on March 1st. Cuban embassy and Colombian department share experiences (+Photo) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52323&SEO=cuban-embassy-and-colombian-department-share-experiences-photo Bogota, Feb 17 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Embassy in Colombia and executives in northern Magdalena department, shared experiences on areas of social development. Venezuela's defense minister highlights militia's tactical power http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52313&SEO=venezuelas-defense-minister-highlights-militias-tactical-power Caracas, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Minister of Defense Vladimir Padrino highlighted the tactical and disciplinary power demonstrated by the national militia during the 'Escudo Militar Bolivariano 2020' (Bolivarian Military Shield-2020) exercise. MAS denounces illegality of Añez's presidential succession in Bolivia http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52299&SEO=mas-denounces-illegality-of-anezs-presidential-succession-in-bolivia La Paz, Feb 15 (Prensa Latina) The Movement Towards Socialism (MAS) on Saturday denounced the illegality of the de facto Government of Jeanine Añez, after accepting Petronilo Flores, former president of the Supreme Constitutional Court, that the statement endorsing the succession has no value. Venezuelan Armed Force begins military drills http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52297&SEO=venezuelan-armed-force-begins-military-drills Caracas, Feb 15 (Prensa Latina) The National Bolivarian Armed Force (FANB) began the 2020 Bolivarian Shield military exercises on Saturday, in order to prepare all troops in case of a foreign armed aggression. Venezuela's President highlights complaint against US coercive measures http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52250&SEO=venezuelas-president-highlights-complaint-against-us-coercive-measures Caracas, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro highlighted this Friday the complaint filed at the International Criminal Court against the US government's unilateral coercive measures against his country. Emergency in Bolivia's healthcare system, no response from government http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52180&SEO=emergency-in-bolivias-healthcare-system-no-response-from-government Havana, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) Staff streamlining, lack of equipment, poor infrastructure and gradual suspension of services have created an emergency in Bolivia's healthcare system, without an immediate solution from authorities of the de facto government. Ecuador: Ombudsman's Office denounces death threats to incumbent http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52158&SEO=ecuador-ombudsmans-office-denounces-death-threats-to-incumbent Quito, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) The Ecuadorian Ombudsman's Office today denounced death threats issued against the highest authority of that body, Freddy Carrion.