Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Russia, Venezuela condemn unilateral aggressive policies http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52654&SEO=russia-venezuela-condemn-unilateral-aggressive-policies Moscow, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and his Venezuelan counterpart Jorge Arreaza on Monday rejected aggressive policies and unilateral sanctions, the Russian Foreign Ministry reported today. Colombia considers court's decision transcendental for peace http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52651&SEO=colombia-considers-courts-decision-transcendental-for-peace Bogota, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) Colombian Senator Ivan Cepeda today described as transcendental the decision of the Constitutional Court to repeal the rule that limited the power of the President of the Republic to sign peace agreements with armed groups. Evo Morales recalls Kirchner's struggles for the peoples http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52650&SEO=evo-morales-recalls-kirchners-struggles-for-the-peoples Buenos Aires, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) Former President Evo Morales (2006-2019) recalled Monday Nestor Kirchner's solidarity with Bolivia and his tireless struggle to restore dignity to Latin America and the Caribbean. MAS candidate denounces risk of fraud in Bolivian elections http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52648&SEO=mas-candidate-denounces-risk-of-fraud-in-bolivian-elections Buenos Aires, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) The Bolivian presidential candidate for the Movement Towards Socialism (MAS), Luis Arce, assured today that he sees a risk of fraud in the general elections called for May 3. Diaz-Canel stresses Venezuela's strength in the face of U.S. attacks http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52645&SEO=diaz-canel-stresses-venezuelas-strength-in-the-face-of-u.s.-attacks Havana, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel highlighted here today, on his Twitter account, the dignity and firmness with which the Venezuelan Bolivarian Revolution faces the United States' aggressions. Uruguayan parties censor Cuba's exclusion from presidential transfer http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52631&SEO=uruguayan-parties-censor-cubas-exclusion-from-presidential-transfer Montevideo, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) The Secretary General of Uruguay's Communist Party Juan Castillo affirms on Tuesday that of all the absences to the transfer of presidential command here 'the one that hurts the most is Cuba's'. Chilean president's call generates criticism in political sectors http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52625&SEO=chilean-presidents-call-generates-criticism-in-political-sectors Santiago, Chile, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) President Sebastian Piñera's call for a national agreement against violence and democracy has generated reactions from Chilean politicians who insisted that he still doesn't hear people of the street. Former Peruvian prime minister arrested for alleged corruption http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52623&SEO=former-peruvian-prime-minister-arrested-for-alleged-corruption Lima, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) Ex-Prime Minister Yehude Simon was included in the list of former Peruvian presidents and politicians who have been arrested for alleged corruption, as he was detained for ten days, after which the imprisonment may be extended. President Duque under investigation in Colombia http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52622&SEO=president-duque-under-investigation-in-colombia Bogota, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) The Accusation Commission of the House of Representatives of Colombia opened an investigation on Monday into President Ivan Duque, after charges were filed due to statements by former Congresswoman Aida Merlano, who is a fugitive of Colombian justice. Pot-banging in Colombia for life and peace http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52619&SEO=pot-banging-in-colombia-for-life-and-peace 25 de febrero de 2020, 9:26Bogotá, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) The Colombian party Common Revolutionary Alternative Force (FARC) has convened a pot-banging in favor of life and peace, amid growing denounces for the murders of some 190 former guerrilla members from the former FARC-EP. Russian-Venezuela venture applies new techniques to extract crude oil http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52618&SEO=russian-venezuela-venture-applies-new-techniques-to-extract-crude-oil Caracas, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) The Russian-Venezuelan joint venture Boqueron has implemented new technologies to extract light crude oil, which will allow to increase production, according to a press report released on Tusday by the Ministry of Petroleum. Mon Laferte takes social protests to Viña del Mar in Chile http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52616&SEO=mon-laferte-takes-social-protests-to-vina-del-mar-in-chile Santiago, Chile, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) Exceeding all expectations, singer Mon Laferte led with her presence the social protests on the stage of Quinta Vergara, on the second night of the Viña del Mar Song Festival. Red alert in six Peruvian regions due to rains and floods http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52610&SEO=red-alert-in-six-peruvian-regions-due-to-rains-and-floods Lima, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) Six of 25 Peruvian regions have been declared under red alert on Tuesday by the Institute of Civil Defense (INDECI), due to heavy rains in which one person died in the southern Andean region of Cusco. Brazil celebrated Carnival this Monday http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52609&SEO=brazil-celebrated-carnival-this-monday Brasilia, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) Under perennial, but refreshing rain, millions of Brazilians went out on the streets of almost the country's all states to celebrate Carnival Monday, with social criticism and tributes to indigenous people and Afro-descendants. Colombians denounce forced displacement in Ituango municipality http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52595&SEO=colombians-denounce-forced-displacement-in-ituango-municipality 24 de febrero de 2020, 12:11 Bogota, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) Several voices are currently denouncing the forced displacement in Colombia's Ituango municipality (northwest) of 863 people because of the actions of illegal armed groups. Venezuela's Constituent Assembly decorates defenders of sovereignty http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52588&SEO=venezuelas-constituent-assembly-decorates-defenders-of-sovereignty 24 de febrero de 2020, 11:15Caracas, Feb. 24 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela's National Constituent Assembly (ANC) decorated on Monday civilians and military personnel who were prominent in defending national sovereignty during the violent events of February 23, 2019 on the Colombian border. Colombia: over 50 social leaders murdered in 2020 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52585&SEO=colombia-over-50-social-leaders-murdered-in-2020 24 de febrero de 2020, 10:49 Bogota, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) The Institute for Development and Peace Studies (Indepaz) has stated that more than 50 social leaders and human rights defenders have been murdered since the beginning of 2020 until today in Colombia. Brasil will face Human Rights violations accusations in Geneva http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52580&SEO=brasil-will-face-human-rights-violations-accusations-in-geneva 24 de febrero de 2020, 10:30 Brazil, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) The government of Brazil will be accused of violations of Human Rights during a meeting with the United Nations Human Rights Council, which began its first 2020 session on February 24th. Chilean president says he is ready for a difficult March http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52577&SEO=chilean-president-says-he-is-ready-for-a-difficult-march 24 de febrero de 2020, 10:5Santiago, Chile, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) Chilean President Sebastian Piñera said on Sunday that he is ready to protect public order and make major decisions in March. Crimes in Brazilian state increase during police strike http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52566&SEO=crimes-in-brazilian-state-increase-during-police-strike 24 de febrero de 2020, 8:47Brazilia, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) The number of murders in the Brazilian state of Ceará rose to 122 during the last four days since the beginning of the strike of the Military Police for a wage increase.