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Highlights

Havana, (Prensa Latina) The Puebla Group condemned on Friday the US blockade against Cuba and thanked the country for its solidarity in a context of US coercive measures and the Covid-19 pandemic.


Montevideo, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) Uruguayan lawmakers of the Broad Front party on Friday lashed out at the OAS Secretary-General Luis Almagro for his actions in Bolivia and criticized 'the great mistake' of the Uruguayan government in supporting his reelection.


La Paz, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) The new Bolivian government must reestablish diplomatic relations with neighboring countries and regain regional integration spaces to boost its leadership, former Foreign Minister Diego Pary affirmed today.


Buenos Aires, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) Former Uruguayan President José Mujica, who surprised this week by announcing his farewell to politics, will deliver an online master lecture on Friday for the Argentine Villa María University, to be honored as extraordinary professor.


FotoPL CairoCairo, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) The Suez Canal Authority denied rumors about an alleged decrease in traffic through that route from Egypt, which connects the Red Sea with the Mediterranean.


Ramallah, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) The health of the PLO leader, Saeb Erekat, is critical after nearly two weeks of battle against Covid-19, first isolated at home and later hospitalized in Israel, his relatives confirmed.


Ottawa, Oct 22 (Prensa Latina) Canadian parliamentarians listened to a popular petition with a direct request to the national authorities to initiate a diplomatic demand before the government of the United States in favor of lifting the economic blockade against Cuba.


San Jose, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) Called by the Executive and the Legislative powers, a multisectoral dialogue will start on Friday to find solutions to the health, economic and social crisis in Costa Rica, aggravated over the past two weeks due to the Covid-19 pandemic.


United Nations, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) The founding mission of the UN is today more critical than ever, said the UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, on the eve of United Nations Day, a date marked this year by the pandemic.


Quito, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) The National Electoral Council (CNE) of Ecuador and the Integrated Security System ECU 911 are working together to guarantee biosecurity in the elections scheduled for February 7, 2021.