Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina 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. 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. Cuba´s Soberana Plus candidate vaccine to be assessed in Italy Havana, Jul 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's anti-Covid-19 candidate vaccine: Soberana Plus will be assessed in Italy to check its response to SARS-CoV-2 variants, the Finlay Vaccine Institute reported. Caribbean Development Bank provides US$5,3M for SVG volcano recovery Bridgetown, (Prensa Latina) The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has approved financing of US$5,3 million for St. Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) to support response to the La Soufrière volcanic eruption, regional media reported. UN adopts first resolution on vision, aims to aid 1 billion United Nations, Jul 24 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) approved its first-ever resolution on vision, calling on its 193 member nations to guarantee access to eye care for everyone in their countries. President Díaz-Canel thanks NAM´s support against US blockade Havana, Jul 24 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel on Saturday thanked the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) for its support against US blockade and hostile policy on Cuba. Russia sent two planes with humanitarian aid for Cuba Moscow, Jul 24 (Prensa Latina) The Russian Defense Ministry reported today that 88 tons of humanitarian assistance were sent to Cuba in two military transport planes. Nicaraguan foreign minister highlights FSLN 60th anniversary Moscow, Jul 23 (Prensa Latina) Nicaraguan Foreign Minister Denis Moncada highlighted during a recent visit to Russia the 60th anniversary of the founding of the Sandinista National Liberation Front (FSLN), which his country is celebrating on Friday. PNA demands dialogue with Israel based on international accords Ramallah, Jul 23 (Prensa Latina) The Palestinian National Authority (PNA) is ready to begin direct negotiations with Israel to seek peace based on the Security Council's resolutions and international regulations, an official source affirmed on Friday. Cuba calls for evidence on alleged disappeared or arrested minors Havana, Jul 23 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez on Thursday called on any entity to present evidence on missing people and assured there are no children arrested. FAO head urges G20 to invest in a healthy planet for healthy food United Nations, Jul 23 (Prensa Latina) the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Director-General Qu Dongyu on Thursday called on G20 Environment Ministers to step up joint efforts for the enormous challenge of producing more food and reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Mexicans must speak out on role of former presidents in espionage Mexico, July 22 (Prensa Latina) People must speak out about the responsibility of former presidents Enrique Peña Nieto and Felipe Calderón in revelations of political espionage in Mexico, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said today. Lopez Obrador for implementing austerity in Judiciary Mexico, Jul 22 (Prensa Latina) President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Thursday asked the Judiciary to implement the austerity policy, which is already law, among officials, whose salaries are exaggerated. Miguel Diaz-Canel: Cuba stands firm in the face of US aggressions Havana, Jul 22 (Prensa Latina) The president of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, said that his country stands firm in the face of hostility and interference from the United States, which uses pressure and slander to achieve its goals. Russia rejects US accusations over Nord Stream 2 pipeline Moscow, Jul 22 (Prensa Latina) The Russian ambassador to the United States, Anatoli Antonov, rejected the threats of sanctions and the accusations against his country included in the recent agreement between the United States and Germany on the Nord Stream 2 project. Mexican FM expresses need for regional union to fight Covid19 Mexico, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) Covid-19 marks the strategic need for Latin America and the Caribbean to be together, said today the Foreign Minister of Mexico, Marcelo Ebrard, in an act to honor the 238th anniversary of the birth of Simón Bolívar. Mexico-US border remains closed due to Covid-19 Mexico City, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) The more than 3,000-kilometer-long border between Mexico and the United States remains closed on Wednesday, after the deadline to open it to non-essential land travelers has expired, although authorities did not announce whether those limitations will be maintained. Iran condemns interference in Cuba's internal affairs Tehran, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) Iran on Wednesday condemned any foreign interference in Cuba's internal affairs, alluding to recent disturbances that took place in the Caribbean country. UN chief condemns deadly attack on eve of Eid-al-Adha United Nations, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) UN Secretary-General (UNSG) António Guterres has strongly condemned the horrific bomb attack targeting civilians at a busy market in the North-east of the Iraqi capital, just before the Eid-al-Adha holiday.