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Minuto a minuto

Bogota, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) The Common Alternative Revolutionary Force (FARC) party continues today waiting for a meeting with Colombian President Ivan Duque, to exchange views on the return of ex-combatants.

Moscow, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) Russian Government spokesman Dmitri Peskov confirmed today the organization of a summit on the situation in Syria scheduled for September, in which the leaders of this nation, Iran and Turkey will participate.

Havana, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) The 507th birthday of the eastern Cuban city of Baracoa is today a particular attraction for travelers from all over the world, a day after the celebration.

Jakarta, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) Deputy Minister of Sports of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Won Kil-u, assured here today that Pyongyang and Seoul should form joint teams in more sports, if possible, and expand cooperation in that sector.

Havana, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) The vice-president of the State Committee of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Choe Ryong Hae, is carrying out an intense agenda in Cuba, where on Wednesday he held talks with the authorities to strengthen bilateral relations.

Washington, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) More than 300 US media are publishing editorials to denounce President Donald Trump''s growing attacks against the press, in an initiative launched by the Boston Globe newspaper.

Moscow, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) Russia and China criticized today the announced sanctions against companies of their countries alleging they maintain links with the Peoples' Democratic Republic of Korea (PDRK).

Niamey, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) The heavy rains which have been lashing areas of Niger for weeks now threaten to destroy the historic centre of the city of Agadez (center), a World Heritage Site since 2013.

Mexico, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) U.S. pork imports grew in spite of the tariffs imposed by the Mexican government on Washington''s decided levies on steel and aluminum produced in the United States.

Bamako, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) The victory of Malian President, Ibrahim Boubakar Keita, over his opponent, Soumaila Cisse, during the runoff election, was received today without surprises in this troubled French-speaking country in West African.

Ramallah, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) The Central Council of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) has resumed its 29th meeting today at the presidential headquarters in Ramallah, with the discussion of key issues, including the transformation of Palestine from a national authority into a state.