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Vatican City, March 18 (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis said in Vatican City Monday that corruption is one of the most appalling afflictions of the social structure because it seriously harms it, either from an ethical and economic point of view.

Havana, Mar 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuba on Saturday repeated its willingness to continue to work with the United States to guarantee the growing flow of travelers in both directions in a regular, ordered and safe manner.

Mexico, Mar 16 (Prensa Latina) The Mexican Movement of Solidarity with Cuba on Saturday began its two-day 24th National Meeting, which is taking place at the Workers University in Mexico City''s historic heart and is being attended by delegates from all over the country.

Havana, Mar 16 (Prensa Latina) The US band Blondie will give its second concert in Cuba on Saturday, after a sensational show on Friday at the Mella Theater in Havana.

Havana, Mar 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Saturday rejected the new obstacles set by the United States for Cuban citizens to travel to that country to visit their relatives.

Manila, Mar 16 (Prensa Latina) About seven million people are currently suffering from water shortages in Manila and neighboring provinces, official sources said.

Mexico, March 15 (Prensa Latina) President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Friday that Mexico leaves neoliberalism behind and replaces it with a new policy, including the economic one, and that he will soon announce his new post-neoliberal project.

Brasilia, Mar 15 (Prensa Latina) The Sao Paulo Court of Justice authorized Friday the arrest of an adolescent identified as the third implicated in the massacre perpetrated Wednesday in a school in the Sao Paulo municipality of Suzano.

Luanda, Mar 15 (Prensa Latina) Vice Governor of the Angolan National Bank (BNA), Manuel Tiago Dias, experessed his hope of achieving relative stability this year in liquid international reserves (RIL), news reports commented Friday.

Caracas, Mar 15 (Prensa Latina) The Venezuelan Public Ministry has appointed three national prosecutors to investigate the sabotage perpetrated to the country''s electric power system in which 18 states were left without electricity on March 7, local media reported on Tuesday.

Port-au-Prince, Mar 15 (Prensa Latina) The serious tension that the center of the capital is experiencing today, with clashes between armed gangs, has a negative impact on the functioning of the Haitian Parliament, press reports denounce.