Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Xi Jinping orders Chinese Army to prepare for worse scenarios http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56096&SEO=xi-jinping-orders-chinese-army-to-prepare-for-worse-scenarios Beijing, May 26 (Prensa Latina) Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday ordered the People's Liberation Army (EPL) to prepare for the worst scenarios, increase the rigor of training and its ability to combat complex situations. Putin announces military victory parade for June 24 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56093&SEO=putin-announces-military-victory-parade-for-june-24 Moscow, May 26 (Prensa Latina) Russian President Vladimir Putin announced today that the parade for the 75th anniversary of the Victory over German fascism, which was due to take place on May 9, will be next June 24. EU and Japan advocate massive access to Covid-19 vaccine http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56092&SEO=eu-and-japan-advocate-massive-access-to-covid-19-vaccine Brussels, May 26 (Prensa Latina) Senior executives from the European Union and Japan advocated this Tuesday massive access to the vaccine against Covid-19, according to a joint statement. Venezuelan foreign minister rejects Colombia's media maneuver http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56086&SEO=venezuelan-foreign-minister-rejects-colombias-media-maneuver Caracas, May 26 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza on Monday rejected information about the alleged presence in Venezuela of Jesus Santrich, former combatant of the extinct Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia-People's Army (FARC-EP). Friends in Saint Lucia support Nobel Peace Prize for Cuban doctors http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56084&SEO=friends-in-saint-lucia-support-nobel-peace-prize-for-cuban-doctors Castries, May 26 (Prensa Latina) The Saint Lucia-Cuba Humanistic Association of Solidarity expressed its support for the proposal to grant the Nobel Peace Prize to the Cuban medical personnel who are fighting Covid-19. Lula's defense asks for trial suspension in Guarujá case in Brazil http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56070&SEO=lulas-defense-asks-for-trial-suspension-in-guaruja-case-in-brazil Brasilia, May 26 (Prensa Latina) The defense of former Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva tries to remove from the agenda of the Supreme Court of Justice (STJ) the analysis of a resource in the virtual trial scheduled for today on the so-called Guarujá case. On way to Covid-19 peak, Guatemala reaches 3,760 cases http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56067&SEO=on-way-to-covid-19-peak-guatemala-reaches-3760-cases Guatemala, May 26 (Prensa Latina) On the way to the coronavirus peak, Guatemala has recorded 336 new cases, totaling 3,760 since the disease entered the country on March 13. China's Wuhan checks half the population in massive Covid-19 test http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56065&SEO=chinas-wuhan-checks-half-the-population-in-massive-covid-19-test Beijing, May 26 (Prensa Latina) Wuhan, where the novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus exploded and was focused in China, checked this Tuesday the health condition of over half its population amid a campaign to detect possible cases of the disease. Ecuador's social sectors protest against economic measures (+Photos) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56062&SEO=ecuadors-social-sectors-protest-against-economic-measures-photos Quito, May 25 (Prensa Latina) Thousands of people raised their voices on Monday from different cities in Ecuador in protest against the economic measures ordered by the national government, regarding the health emergency due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Syria lifts curfew, eases Covid-19 measures http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56061&SEO=syria-lifts-curfew-eases-covid-19-measures Damascus, May 25 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian government decided on Monday to completely lift the imposed night curfew and ease the measures adopted to fight the Covid-19 pandemic. Demands in Serbia for end of US blockade against Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56033&SEO=demands-in-serbia-for-end-of-us-blockade-against-cuba Belgrade, May 25 (Prensa Latina) The Serbian-Cuban Friendship Association joined the world clamor against the intensification of the blockade of the United States against Cuba at the time of Covid-19, and demanded the immediate end of this policy. Miguel Díaz-Canel: Africa can always count on Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56032&SEO=miguel-diaz-canel-africa-can-always-count-on-cuba Havana, May 25 (Prensa Latina) The President of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, stated on Africa Day that this continent can always count on the island. Boris Johnson still in the eye of a UK political hurricane http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56030&SEO=boris-johnson-still-in-the-eye-of-a-uk-political-hurricane London, May 25 (Prensa Latina) Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Boris Johnson, remains in the eye of a political hurricane today, after failing to close the controversy created by adviser Dominic Cummings who skipped the quarantine. Authorities confirm arrival of two Iranian oil tankers to Venezuela (+ Photo) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56026&SEO=authorities-confirm-arrival-of-two-iranian-oil-tankers-to-venezuela-photo Tehran, May 25 (Prensa Latina) The Oil Tracking Center confirmed that Iran's Fortune tanker with fuel for Venezuela arrived this Monday at the El Palito refinery, 120 kilometers west of Caracas, capital of the country. Cuban president highlights arrivals of Iranian tankers in Venezuela http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56017&SEO=cuban-president-highlights-arrivals-of-iranian-tankers-in-venezuela Havana, May 24 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Sunday highlighted the arrival of the first of five Iranian tankers laden with fuel in Venezuela, a country that is going through a gasoline shortage due to the coercive measures imposed by the United States. Belgian Association proposes Cuban doctors for Nobel Peace Prize http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56016&SEO=belgian-association-proposes-cuban-doctors-for-nobel-peace-prize Brussels, May 24 (Prensa Latina) The Belgian Friends of Cuba Association on Sunday joined the platform that is proposing granting the Nobel Peace Prize to the Cuban medical brigades that are fighting the novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus in several countries. Dramatic economic situation in Colombia after pandemic http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56007&SEO=dramatic-economic-situation-in-colombia-after-pandemic Bogota, May 24 (Prensa Latina) The digital edition of the Semana magazine carried out an analysis of the country's economic situation caused by the Covid-19 pandemic under the title 'Things are hard with the economy,' from studies of experts in the world. Heartfelt tribute to Cuba's medical brigade in Italy (+Photos) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56004&SEO=heartfelt-tribute-to-cubas-medical-brigade-in-italy-photos Rome, May 23 (Prensa Latina) Great emotions were experienced on Saturday in the Italian city of Crema during the event organized by local authorities to thank the aid provided by Cuban health collaborators to fight Covid-19. Venezuela begins a new day easing the quarantine http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=56002&SEO=venezuela-begins-a-new-day-easing-the-quarantine Caracas, May 23 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela has begun a new day of flexibilization of the quarantine for children, adolescents and older adults, which will continue throughout the weekend. Evo Morales denounces Bolivian regime for Covid-19 mishandling http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55995&SEO=evo-morales-denounces-bolivian-regime-for-covid-19-mishandling La Paz, May 23 (Prensa Latina) Former Bolivian President Evo Morales (2006-2019) on Saturday denounced the de facto government for failing to fulfill its promise to provide departments with ventilators, reagents and biosafety equipment for fighting a pandemic that is starting to spread across the country.