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Brasilia, Aug 23 (Prensa Latina) Former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, serving 502 days in political prison today, was unjustly convicted for what he did to benefit the Brazilian people.


23 de agosto de 2019, 14:17Washington, Aug 23 (Prensa Latina) The World Health Organization (WHO) called on Friday the scientific community to conduct in-depth investigation into the potential impacts on human health of microplastics in the environment.


Ciego de Avila, Cuba, Aug 23 (Prensa Latina) Environmental specialists from this province are taking action to protect the blue palm, an endangered palm variety discovered last year in the central region of Cuba.


London, Aug 23 (Prensa Latina) Specialists of the World Health Organization''s (WHO) Global Malaria Programme affirmed this Friday that the disease can be eradicated, but the most important action is to strengthen the means to control it.


Beijing, Aug 23 (Prensa Latina) Chinese tech giant Huawei on Friday launched the Ascend 910, described by the company as the world''s most powerful artificial intelligence (AI) processor, two times faster at training than previous models.


Caracas, Aug 23 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced the construction of the country''s second telecommunications satellite, named Guaicaipuro, in order to expand 4G and 5G services in the country.


La Paz, Aug 23 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian President Evo Morales thanked his Paraguayan counterpart, Abdo Benitez, and Chile''s Sebastian Piñera for their solidarity following the wildfires affecting the Chiquitania region, in Santa Cruz.


Brasilia, Aug 23 (Prensa Latina) The President of the Workers'' Party (PT) of Brazil, Gleisi Hoffmann, asked President of the Chamber of Deputies, Rodrigo Maia, to communicate with the United Nations on Thursday, due to the environmental disaster in the country.


Brasilia, Aug 23 (Prensa Latina) Former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, serving 502 days in political prison today, was unjustly convicted for what he did to benefit the Brazilian people.


23 de agosto de 2019, 00:40La Paz, Aug 23 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia and Paraguay will work together to combat forest fires near the border between the two countries, announced Friday the Minister of Environment and Water of the Plurinational State, Carlos Ortuño.


23 de agosto de 2019, 00:40Tokyo, Aug 23 ( Prensa Latina) The Japanese Ministry of Labor announced Friday an increase in paternity leave subsidies to encourage men to take care of infants.