Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina MAS candidate denounces risk of fraud in Bolivian elections http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52648&SEO=mas-candidate-denounces-risk-of-fraud-in-bolivian-elections Buenos Aires, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) The Bolivian presidential candidate for the Movement Towards Socialism (MAS), Luis Arce, assured today that he sees a risk of fraud in the general elections called for May 3. Cuba announces candidacy for Human Rights Council 2021-2023 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52630&SEO=cuba-announces-candidacy-for-human-rights-council-2021-2023 Geneva, Switzerland, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez announced this Tuesday Cuba's candidacy for the Human Rights Council in the 2021-2023 period. 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. President Duque under investigation in Colombia http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52622&SEO=president-duque-under-investigation-in-colombia Bogota, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) The Accusation Commission of the House of Representatives of Colombia opened an investigation on Monday into President Ivan Duque, after charges were filed due to statements by former Congresswoman Aida Merlano, who is a fugitive of Colombian justice. Costa Rican president recognizes mistakes in team building http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52613&SEO=costa-rican-president-recognizes-mistakes-in-team-building San Jose, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) Costa Rican President Carlos Alvarado acknowledged on Monday that some mistakes were made in the constitutional decree of the Presidential Data Analysis Unit (UPAD), but denied that he has used people's private information. US seeks to shield Intelligence service with Assange,say experts http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52596&SEO=us-seeks-to-shield-intelligence-service-with-assangesay-experts 24 de febrero de 2020, 12:24 London, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) Spanish judge Baltazar Garzón said here today that the United States intends to use the case of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange to protect his Intelligence service against the publication of confidential information. Russia and Turkey prepare new round of talks on Syria http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52593&SEO=russia-and-turkey-prepare-new-round-of-talks-on-syria 24 de febrero de 2020, 11:48 Moscow, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) Russia and Turkey are preparing a new round of talks on the confrontation in the Syrian province of Idlib, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov indicated on Monday, shortly before leaving for Geneva. Antonio Guterres calls to defend human rights in Geneva http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52578&SEO=antonio-guterres-calls-to-defend-human-rights-in-geneva 24 de febrero de 2020, 10:24 Geneva, Switzerland, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres called on Monday at the Human Rights Council to take actions to guarantee the dignity of all inhabitants of the planet. March for Democracy in Santo Domingo http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52565&SEO=march-for-democracy-in-santo-domingo 24 de febrero de 2020, 8:44 By Edilberto F. Mendez Amador Santo Domingo, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) Thousands of people convened by the opposition marched through Santo Domingo streets, with the aim of stating stances on the political crisis Dominican Republic is experiencing after elections were suspended on February 16. Xi Jinping highlights Covid-19 complexity and urges reinforced work http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52549&SEO=xi-jinping-highlights-covid-19-complexity-and-urges-reinforced-work 23 de febrero de 2020, 10:21 Beijing, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) Chinese President Xi Jinping said today that the epidemiological situation due to Covid-19 coronavirus remains complex, serious and requires greater efforts to contain it, while the country seeks to restore its socioeconomic order. UN warns of humanitarian crisis in Catatumbo, Colombia http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52548&SEO=un-warns-of-humanitarian-crisis-in-catatumbo-colombia   Bogota, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) warned of the humanitarian crisis that is now hitting Catatumbo (northeastern area of ??Colombia) because of the actions of illegal armed groups. Pope Francis highlights strategic significance of the Mediterranean http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52546&SEO=pope-francis-highlights-strategic-significance-of-the-mediterranean 23 de febrero de 2020, 9:5 Rome, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis expressed today in the southern Italian city of Bari that the Mediterranean Sea remains a strategic area whose balance is reflected in other parts of the world. Rousseff: 'elections without Evo in Bolivia would be a farce' http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52540&SEO=rousseff-elections-without-evo-in-bolivia-would-be-a-farce 23 de febrero de 2020, 0:10 Brasilia, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) Former Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff said that if the Bolivian justice system vetoes the candidacy of former President Evo Morales for the Senate, the elections in that country will be a farce. 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. Military aggression, still an option of Washington against Venezuela http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52531&SEO=military-aggression-still-an-option-of-washington-against-venezuela Washington, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) The Trump administration is still considering a military aggression as an option to overthrow Venezuela's constitutional president, Nicolas Maduro, according to website www.zerohedge.com. Venezuela guarantees national security despite U.S. hostile measures http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52529&SEO=venezuela-guarantees-national-security-despite-u.s.-hostile-measures Caracas, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) The Venezuelan government has reinforced national security, after newly imposed hostile measures by the United States, aimed at damaging the nation's oil industry. Taliban will sign an agreement with the US February 29 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52526&SEO=taliban-will-sign-an-agreement-with-the-us-february-29 Kabul, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) The Taliban movement today confirmed in a statement that it will sign an agreement with the United States on February 29 that includes the withdrawal of foreign troops and the release of prisoners. 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. Brazil: military police reject proposal and continue on strike http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52495&SEO=brazil-military-police-reject-proposal-and-continue-on-strike Brasilia, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) Military policemen on strike since Tuesday in the Brazilian state of Ceará decided to reject the government's proposal to reach an agreement, and are still on strike over salary increases. 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).