Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina NBA: Giannis and the sea of thorns Giannis and the sea of thornsBy Yasiel Cancio Vilardeportes@prensa-latina.cuCaption: The 'Greek Freak' led the Bucks to their second title.In the National Basketball Association (NBA), many players prefer to join powerful clubs that put together huge 'super teams'. All for the sake of a title, for the sake of glory. Brazil starts with victory in women volleyball at Tokyo 2020 Tokyo, July 25 (Prensa Latina) Brazil started with an easy 3-0 win over South Korea in women volleyball at Tokyo 2020, where they seek to regain Olympic gold after being left out of medals in Rio 2016. In Cuba, there are no 'missing' people nor 'summary' trials Havana, Jul 25 (Prensa Latina) While digital platforms are currently speaking of alleged 'missing' people and 'summary' trials in Cuba, the truth is the island shows progress in investigations to dispense justice with transparency under the laws of the land. US beaten by France in the opening of Olympic basketball Tokyo, July 25 (Prensa Latina) The United States made its debut today with a 76-83 defeat against France in the most waited for match of first day of men basketball at Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Saint James Apostle's Day with new Spanish world heritage Madrid, July 25 (Prensa Latina) Spain solemnly celebrated today Saint James Apostle's Day, with the good news that Madrid's 'Paisaje de la Luz' was chosen as a new Unesco world heritage site. Chile reaffirms support for Cuba against US blockade Santiago de Chile, Jul 25 (Prensa Latina) Slogans in rejection of the US blockade against Cuba and the destabilizing campaigns unleashed in social media were shouted again today in the Chilean capital. Cuba exceeds 8,000 Covid-19 cases in one day Havana, Jul 25 (Prensa Latina) For the first time since the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic in Cuba, this Caribbean nation surpassed today eight thousand cases in the past 24 hours, health authorities reported. Two children and a woman killed in Colombia massacre Bogota Jul 25 (Prensa Latina) Two children and a woman were killed in Colombia, the 57th massacre of this year, the Institute of Studies for Development and Peace (Indepaz) denounced on Sunday. US forms new paid militia in Syria with high salaries Damascus, Jul 25 (Prensa Latina) The US Army, illegally present in northeastern Syria, began mustering a new militia operating under its command, local media reported. Wave against the blockade on Cuba goes rises in the US Washington, Jul 25 (Prensa Latina) A demonstration in front of the White House and caravans in cities of Washington and California states are part of the wave that, from east to west, is taking place throughout the United States on Sunday to call for the end of the blockade against Cuba. Pope expresses solidarity with those affected by floods in China 25 de julio de 2021, 11:25Vatican City, July 25 (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis expressed on Sunday his sympathy and condolence to the people hit by floods in the city of Zhengzhou and Henan province, in China. Iran refutes UN statement 25 de julio de 2021, 11:23Tehran, Jul 25 (Prensa Latina) Iran refuted statements made by the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, over riots in the southern province of Khuzestan, local media reported today. Andalusia stands out in demonstrations of solidarity with Cuba Madrid, Jul 25 (Prensa Latina) Cultural activities, music and traditional dance accompanied the demonstrations in Seville in commemoration of Cuba's National Rebellion Day, known to Cubans a July 26th. Cuba carries kilograms of illusions at Olympic weightlifting event Tokyo, Jul 25 (Prensa Latina) After achieving the best result in its history among women, Cuba on Sunday is carrying kilograms of illusions on its way to face the rest of the weightlifting competition calendar at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Virtual race in Cuba in commemoration to July 26 Havana, July 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuba will carry out from today by virtual platforms the 25th race saluting July 26, Day of National Rebellion, on Monday. Concern in Uruguay about law on custody of children Montevideo, July 25 (Prensa Latina) Director of Uruguayan organization El Paso, Andrea Tuana, reiterated on Sunday that government projects of shared custody of children in case of separation of mother and father put children at risk. Cuba with 8,853 Covid-19 cases and 80 deaths Havana, Jul 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuban health authorities reported on Sunday the detection of 8,853 new cases of SARS-CoV-2, which causes Covid-19, and 80 deaths in the last 24 hours, the highest number since the pandemic broke out. Angolan minister appreciates Cuba's proactivity towards Covid-19 Luanda, Jul 25 (Prensa Latina) The Angolan Minister of National Defense and Homeland Veterans, João Ernesto dos Santos, today recognized Cuba's proactive work in the fight against Covid-19, which includes the creation of its own vaccines. Hifumi Abe gives Japan second gold medal in Tokyo 2020 Tokyo, Jul 25 (Prensa Latina) A Waza-Ari was enough for Hifumi Abe to defeat Georgian Vazha Margvelashvili on Sunday to win the gold medal in the 66 kgs judo division of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Iraq's Prime Minister to demand withdrawal of US troops Baghdad, Jul 25 (Prensa Latina) The Prime Minister of Iraq, Mustafa al Kazemi, traveled to the United States on Sunday, where he will demand the withdrawal of US troops from his country.