Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Supreme Court invalidates anticorruption act in Mexico http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51110&SEO=supreme-court-invalidates-anticorruption-act-in-mexico Mexico, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) The opposition Democratic Revolutionary Party (PRD) received a hard blow on Friday, when the Supreme Court of Justice of the Nation (SCJN) totally invalidated the Anticorruption System in Mexico City (CdMx). Court admits lawsuit against Chilean president http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51109&SEO=court-admits-lawsuit-against-chilean-president Santiago, Chile, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) A lawsuit against Chilean President Sebastian Piñera and other government officials for crimes against humanity was admitted by the Seventh Court of Guarantees in this capital. Another social leader assassinated in Colombia http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51108&SEO=another-social-leader-assassinated-in-colombia Bogota, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Human rights organizations on Friday denounced the assassination of social leader Yordan Tovar amid the violent situation that targets those activists in the country. Over eight in ten Black Americans describe Trump as 'a racist' http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51107&SEO=over-eight-in-ten-black-americans-describe-trump-as-a-racist Washington, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) More than eight in 10 Black Americans have rendered their verdict on his presidency with a deeply pessimistic assessment of their place in the United States under a leader seen by an overwhelming majority as racist, a new poll reported today. Europe can destroy nuclear deal with Iran, assures Russia http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51102&SEO=europe-can-destroy-nuclear-deal-with-iran-assures-russia Vienna, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Riabkov assured this Friday that the decision of Germany, France and the United Kingdom to activate the Dispute Resolution Mechanism can end the nuclear deal with Iran in 2015. Panama's president regrets massacre due to ritual exorcism http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51100&SEO=panamas-president-regrets-massacre-due-to-ritual-exorcism Panama, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Panama's President Laurentino Cortizo regretted the murder of seven people during a ritual exorcism, whose alleged killers will be presented this Friday to court and they could be sentenced to even 50 years of imprisonment. Russia denounces US destabilizing policy in the world http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51095&SEO=russia-denounces-us-destabilizing-policy-in-the-world Moscow, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Friday denounced the destabilizing policy and sanctions implemented by the United States, which are contrary to the construction of multipolar world. Evo Morales condemns militarization of Bolivian cities http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51094&SEO=evo-morales-condemns-militarization-of-bolivian-cities Buenos Aires, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Overthrown Bolivian President Evo Morales on Friday denounced the militarization of the country by the de facto government, and considered it a violation of citizens' rights enshrined in the Constitution. Negotiations on Ethiopian hydroelectric mega project move forward http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51090&SEO=negotiations-on-ethiopian-hydroelectric-mega-project-move-forward Addis Ababa, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt are moving forward in their negotiations to establish the exploitation rules for the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), the Ethiopian Foreign Ministry said on Friday through a statement. United States attempts to create new hot spots in Syria http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51088&SEO=united-states-attempts-to-create-new-hot-spots-in-syria Damascus, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Syria and Russia on Friday denounced US attempts to create new hot spots in Syria. China has 1.4 billion inhabitants, population declining http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51086&SEO=china-has-1.4-billion-inhabitants-population-declining Beijing, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) China on Friday reported that its population exceeded 1.4 billion in 2019, but at the same time, population is demographically declining because only 14.65 million babies were born last year. Mexico takes measures for caravan of Central American migrants http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51082&SEO=mexico-takes-measures-for-caravan-of-central-american-migrants Mexico, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) The Mexican government is taking a group of measures on Friday to counteract the arrival of a caravan of Central American migrants marching to the United States. Iranian leader honors Soleimani and condemns US and Europeans http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51081&SEO=iranian-leader-honors-soleimani-and-condemns-us-and-europeans Tehran, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) The leader of the Islamic Revolution of Iran, Ali Khamenei, dedicated his traditional prayers on Friday to denounce the policy of the United States and his European supporters, and to honor General Qassem Soleimani, who was assassinated recently. For the first time in eight years leading those prayers, Khamenei charged that the European signatories of the 2015 nuclear deal have yielded to US interests, but they will not bring Iran to its knees. Costa Rican leader confirms will to exercise the right to strike http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51078&SEO=costa-rican-leader-confirms-will-to-exercise-the-right-to-strike San Jose, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) The President of the Association of Secondary School Teachers (APSE), Zaray Esquivel, today confirmed the willingness to exercise the right to strike in Costa Rica, against the official attempt to limit it. Support for Chilean president plummets to just six percent http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51077&SEO=support-for-chilean-president-plummets-to-just-six-percent Santiago de Chile, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) Support for Chilean President Sebastian Piñera and his government is plummeting, to just six and five percent, respectively, reveals a poll published today. Lopez Obrador launches free healthcare plan for Mexicans http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51066&SEO=lopez-obrador-launches-free-healthcare-plan-for-mexicans Mexico, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador launched this Thursday his plan to provide free healthcare, including medicines, to benefit all Mexicans, especially those lacking social security. Piñera's proposal fuels debate on low pensions in Chile http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51065&SEO=pineras-proposal-fuels-debate-on-low-pensions-in-chile Santiago de Chile, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) The controversy over low pensions in Chile, the most serious problem identified by the protesting social movement, has increased after President Sebastian Piñera announced changes to the country's pension system. Candidates for provincial authorities evaluated in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51060&SEO=candidates-for-provincial-authorities-evaluated-in-cuba 16 de enero de 2020, 13:8Havana, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) Delegates to the Municipal Assemblies of People's Power in Cuba are evaluating the biographies of the candidates for governors and vice governors in the upcoming elections of provincial authorities. World music at Jazz Plaza Festival in Cuba (+Photos) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51058&SEO=world-music-at-jazz-plaza-festival-in-cuba-photos Havana,  (Prensa Latina) Musicians from Cuba, Chile, Mexico, Colombia, the United States, Denmark, Norway, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands, Canada and Germany will perform on Thursday in this capital, during the 35th edition of the International Jazz Plaza Festival. Mexico reiterates immigration policy to prevent passage to US http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51054&SEO=mexico-reiterates-immigration-policy-to-prevent-passage-to-us 16 de enero de 2020, 13:0Mexico, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) While the caravan of Central American migrants began its journey from Guatemala with the intention of arriving in the United States through Mexico, this country reiterated on Thursday its immigration policy to prevent this through legal means.