Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuban Doctors Have Treated Millions of Patients Worldwide Havana, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) In 56 years of medical collaboration carried out by Cuba across the world, more than 1.855 billion patients have been treated by Cuban health professionals. Serbian President Continues Talks in United States Belgrade, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic is talking on Wednesday with senior US officials as a continuation of his conversation held last night in New York with Secretary of State Michael Pompeo. China Proposes Strengthening Cooperation with Japan, South Korea Beijing, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) China called this Wednesday on Japan and South Korea to join forces and strengthen cooperation ties to collectively safeguard peace, security and the stability of Asia. 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. EU Says Brexit to Be the Same Despite Johnson's Meetings Brussels, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) The European Commission dismissed this Wednesday that the meetings of UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson with German Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron threaten to fragment the position of the community bloc regarding Brexit. Organizers Satistied with Preparations for 23rd MITM Americas Havana, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Spokespersons for the Spanish company GSAR Marketing announced Wednesday their satisfaction with the steps taken for the organization next October in this capital of the 23rd edition of the MITM Americas. Bolivia Guarantees Free Health Care to Counteract Medical Strike La Paz, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia''s Ministry of Health installed this Wednesday two mobile hospitals in the departments of La Paz and Santa Cruz to provide free care to the population in response to the indefinite strike called by the Medical College. 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. Right-wing Call for Civic Strike Fails, Bolivian Government Asserts La Paz, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia''s Minister of Communication, Manuel Canelas, described Wednesday as a failure the national strike called by civic committees that reject the candidacy of President Evo Morales for re-election in the October 20 elections. Trump Rules Out Gun Control Measures on Meeting with NRA Chief Washington, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) US President Donald Trump assured the National Rifle Association (NRA) that universal background checks for gun purchases are off the table, US media broadcast this Wednesday. Climate Change: A Key Issue in Canadian Elections Ottawa, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Climate change will be a key issue in the October general elections in Canada, political and press media reported Wednesday. Court Rejects Appeal against Jorge Glas in Ecuador Quito, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) The Court of Appeals of the National Court of Justice on Tuesday rejected as inadmissible a new appeal filed by Cesar Montufar against former Vice President Jorge Glas, who is accused of alleged illicit association with the Brazilian company Odebrecht. Judge Denounced Crimes Committed by Former Judge Sergio Moro 21 de agosto de 2019, 11:21Brasilia, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) The actions of Brazil''s former judge and Justice Minister Sergio Moro in the Lava Jato anti-corruption operation involve four crimes, according to Judge Raquel Braga, cited this Wednesday by the Workers'' Party (PT) website. 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. Tourist Destinations in Cuban Province Ready for TURNAT 2019 Sancti Spiritus, Cuba, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) The town of Trinidad and its Valle de los Ingenios (Sugarmills'' Valley), which were designated UNESCO World Heritage sites, are ready to welcome participants in the 12th International Nature Tourism Event (TURNAT 2019). Trump Postpones Meeting Danish Leader after Dispute over Greenland Washington, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) US President Donald Trump announced he postponed a planned meeting with Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen after the controversy generated by his interest in buying Greenland. Venezuela Denounces Economic Interests behind U.S. Attacks Caracas, August 20 (Prensa Latina) The Vice President of Social and Territorial Development, Aristobulo Isturiz, denounced this Wednesday that the attacks by the United States against this South American nation are aimed at seizing its oil reserves. 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. Bolivia's Hydrocarbon Development Highlighted La Paz, August 20 (Prensa Latina) The Secretary General of the International Gas Union (IGU), Luis Beltran, highlighted on Wednesday the development of the hydrocarbon industry in Bolivia, after the nationalization in 2006 implemented by President Evo Morales. About 60% of Chile Threatened with Desertification Santiago, Chile, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) More than 60 percent of Chile''s territory is threatened with desertification, which could result in the loss of the productive capacity of its land, Finance Minister Felipe Larrain reported.