Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canada's airlines express interest in resuming flights to Cuba Ottawa, Aug 7 (Prensa Latina) Several Canadian airlines express interest in resuming their flights to Cuba from September to October, a specialized media disclosed on Friday. Russian jet scrambles to intercept US spy planes over Black Sea Moscow, Aug 7 (Prensa Latina) A Russian fighter jet SU-27 has been scrambled to intercept an RC-135 spy aircraft of the US Air Force and a R-8A Poseidon, the US Navy´s maritime patrol aircraft, over the Black Sea, Russia´s National Defense Control Center reported. Tik Tok owner to sue the US for unfair treatment Beijing, Aug 7 (Prensa Latina) The Chinese internet company ByteDance reported today that it will sue the United States government for unfair treatment, in response to the executive order against the operations of its Tik Tok application under security concerns. Venezuela condemns US punitive actions against Zimbabwe Caracas, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela's Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza condemned on Thursday the US punitive actions against Zimbabwe. FM reaffirms Cuba's position on the Human Rights Council Havana, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez reaffirmed on Thursday the country's position regarding the Human Rights Council, of which it is a founding member. German companies deem Russia an important economic partner 6 de agosto de 2020, 14:59Berlin, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) The head of the German Eastern Business Association (OAOEV), Oliver Hermes, considered today that Russia continues to be an important economic partner despite the Covid-19 crisis. The USA violates market rule with ban on apps, China denounces Beijing, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) China accused the United States today of violating market principles with its plan to ban the use of mobile applications developed here, arguing that they pose a security risk. US has no capacity to yield Cuba, diplomat says Havana, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) Carlos Fernandez, director general of US affairs at Cuba's Ministry of Foreign Affairs, said on Thursday that the North American nation, with all its might, has no capacity to yield the island's will. Cuba expresses solidarity with US scientists Havana, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) Carlos Rodriguez, Vice-President of the Academy of Sciences of Cuba, expressed solidarity with more than 50 US scientists who have lost their jobs, supposedly for hiding collaboration with China. Díaz-Canel denounces the US plan against Cuba during Covid-19 Havana, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) The President of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, denounced today the United States plan against his country, which aims to take advantage of the Covid-19 pandemic to increase the damage of the economic blockade and use it as a weapon politics. North American ecosystems mostly affected by humans 6 de agosto de 2020, 11:51Washington, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) The development of plants and animals in North America is more damaged today by human activity than by the melting of glaciers more than 10,000 years ago, reports an article in the journal Science. Surprising appearance of new penguin colonies in Antarctica Washington, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) A group of scientists called the discovery of 11 new emperor penguin colonies in Antarctica surprising today. Recalling Hiroshima, UN repeats call to eliminate nuclear weapons United Nations, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres repeated on Thursday his call for the total elimination of nuclear weapons, a goal the agency has pursued 75 years ago and still continues to be achieved. United States uses pandemic to intensify blockade against Cuba Havana, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) Director general of the United States at Cuba's Foreign Ministry, Carlos Fernández, affirmed today that the North American nation uses the Covid-19 pandemic to intensify the economic blockade, using it as a political weapon against the island. In an article published in Granma newspaper, the diplomat stated that the current US strategy is to restrict the sources of income of the largest of the Antilles and to force the population into major deprivations, presenting them as deficiencies of its political and economic model. Coalition of emigrants in Miami mourns the death of Eusebio Leal Washington, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) Cuban and Latin American emigration organizations that make up the Alianza Martiana coalition in the US city of Miami expressed their regret on the recent death of the renowned historian Eusebio Leal. USA-Mexico trade falls 21.3 percent in the first half of 2020 Mexico, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) A drop of 21.3 percent registered the total commercial exchange between Mexico and the United States in the first semester of 2020, Millennium revealed on Wednesday. Russian fighter intercepts flight of spy aircrafts in the Black Sea Moscow, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) A Russian SU-27 fighter intercepted the flight of the US spy RC-135 and P-8 Poseidon aircrafts, near the Crimean coast, in a neutral zone on the Black Sea, the Ministry of Defense reported. Experts warn of heat waves'effects in the oceans London, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) Heat waves in the oceans can displace the habitat of turtles, whales and other marine species from 10 to thousands of kilometers, according to a research released on Wednesday. Lopez Obrador: Mexico wins food battle against pandemic Mexico, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador considered that Mexico is winning the food battle against the Covid-19 pandemic and announced subsidies to agriculture. Secretary Pompeo misled US Congress Washington, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) The US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, cheated and lied to the U.S. Congress about the exploitation of oil in Syria, according to the website.