Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina China Determined to Protect Sovereignty Faced with Taiwan Arms Sales Beijing, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) China on Wednesday reiterated that it will take the necessary measures to protect its sovereignty given the announced US arms sales to Taiwan, as this seriously violates international laws. G7 Re-entry Proposal Should be Dealt with Moscow, Russian FM Says Moscow, August 21 (Prensa Latina) The French proposal, supported by the US government, for a return of Russia to the Group of Seven (G7), should be officially transferred to Moscow for consideration, the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs acknowledged this Wednesday. Russia,Venezuela to Cooperate in Different Development Areas Moscow, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and the Executive Vice President of Venezuela, Delcy Rodriguez, ratified Wednesday the willingness to continue cooperation in different areas of development. UN Calls for Greater Support for Victims of Terrorism United Nations, Aug 21 ( Prensa Latina) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Wednesday that victims of terrorist attacks need more long-term support and called for greater commitment in this regard. Ex-Guerrilla Fighter Extradited to Chile to Serve 27 Years in Prison Santiago, Chile, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) The former member of the Manuel Rodriguez Patriotic Front (FPMR), Mauricio Hernandez, will serve 27 years in prison in Chile, Minister of Justice Hernan Larrain announced on Tuesday. Mexican Lawmaker Questions Whereabouts of 150 Children Mexico, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Lawmaker Claudia Angelica Dominguez, of the Labor Party (PT), demanded that the National Institute of Migration (INM) clarify the whereabouts of 150 children missing from the Las Agujas immigration center in Mexico City. Venezuela, United States Confirm Talks Caracas, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro confirmed his government maintains contacts with representatives of the US administration. Russia Criticizes Pompeo's Statements against Iran at UN United Nations, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The Deputy Permanent Representative of Russia to the United Nations, Dmitry Polyanskiy, this Wednesday criticized in the UN Security Council the statements of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo against Iran and his belligerent rhetoric towards that country. France's Police Arrest Suspects of Planning Attacks in Biarritz Paris, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) At least five people have beeen arrested in recent hours in France on suspicion of planing attacks against law enforcement officers present in Biarritz for the G-7 summit. Venezuelan Government Assists Millions Affected by Blockade Caracas, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) More than five million Venezuelans are currently assisted through the Integral Attention Plan to Victims of the Economic War, Vice President of the United Socialist Party of Venezuela (PSUV) Diosdado Cabello said. FBP Calls to Struggle for Lula's Freedom after 500 Days in Prison Brasilia, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The Brazilian Popular Front (FBP) of Parana called on its organizations and the society to join in the struggles for freedom for former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, after 500 days of his political imprisonment. Women Humanitarian Workers Face Greater Risks, UN Notes United Nations, Aug 20 ( Prensa Latina) UN Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs, Ursula Mueller, highlighted Tuesday that women working on humanitarian tasks face more risks and on-site challenges, and acknowledged their courage. Indian PM to Visit France, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain New Delhi, Aug 20 ( Prensa Latina ) The Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, will visit France, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain from August 22 and will also attend the G-7 meeting in the French city of Biarritz. Leaders Show Concern for Situation in Ecuador Quito, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) The Progressive Group of Puebla condemned the political situation in Ecuador during the persecution of former president Rafael Correa (2007-2017) and members of his government, local media indicated Monday. Social Leaders still Targets of Violence in Colombia Bogota, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) Social leaders continue to be targets of violence in Colombia today, where in the last hours the body of the farmer Luis Eduardo Caldera, aspiring to the council of San Jacinto del Cauca (north), was found. Evo Morales Calls for Unity, Solidarity in the Face of Adversities La Paz, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) President of Bolivia, Evo Morales, called Monday on the Bolivian authorities and people to strengthen unity and solidarity among all to organize and confront the reported fires in the department of Santa Cruz (east). Venezuelan University Sector Signs Document against US Blockade Caracas, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) The Venezuelan university sector on Monday joined the collection of signatures to reject the unilateral coercive measures taken by the government of US President Donald Trump against the Bolivarian Republic. Assembly of Caribbean People Ratifies Solidarity with Just Causes Port of Spain, August 19 (Prensa Latina) The Assembly of Caribbean People (ACP) on Monday called for solidarity with just causes, in rejection of the aggressive and interventionist policies of the United States and its allies. Counter-G7 Participants Head for Biarritz Paris, August 19 (Prensa Latina) Activists and social organizations set to participate in the Counter-G7 Summit, began arriving this Monday to areas close to the southwestern French town of Biarritz, which will host the meeting of Western powers and Japan from August 24 through 26. Syria Denounces Turkish Support for Terrorists in Idleb Damascus, August 19 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates denounced on Monday that Turkey supports terrorist groups in the province of Idleb and supplies them with weapons of all kinds.