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Highlights

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.


Brasilia, Mar 15 (Prensa Latina) A Brazilian judge revoked a court ruling and released 11 executives from the company Vale and two employees from the German firm Tüv Süd, who are under investigation due to the tragedy in a mine, where 203 people were killed and 105 are missing.


Havana, March 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez has reiterated today that the US Government is seeking pretexts to increase confrontation and intensify the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed on the island for almost six decades.


Caracas, Mar 15 (Prensa Latina) Authorities in the Venezuelan state of Zulia have arrested more than 500 people, including Colombian paramilitaries, who were accused of looting after the sabotage on the power system.


Beirut, March 14 (Prensa Latina) The Lebanese parliamentary bloc Loyalty to Resistance condemned on Thursday the United States meddling in the internal affairs of governments and countries and blamed it for the instability and insecurity present in the region.


Damascus, Mar 14 ( Prensa Latina) Syrian Arab Airlines will restart flights from Abu Dhabi, capital of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), to Latakia and viceversa, starting on March 26.


Beijing, Mar 14 (Prensa Latina) China on Thursday denounced the constant violations and lack of protection of human rights in the United States in 2018, in response to a document published by Washington that criticizes Beijing for alleged abuses in that matter. The document, published by the Information Office of the Council of State (Cabinet), mentioned the threats against women in terms of sexual harassment and assault, as well as the lack of personal security.


Amman, Mar 14 (Prensa Latina) More than 15,000 refugees in Jordan returned to Syria through the Nassib border crossing, reopened in October, Col. Mazen Ghandour, an immigration official, said.


Caracas, March 14 (Prensa Latina) The Caracas Metro and similar means of transportation in other Venezuelan cities will be running on Thursday after one week of stoppage due to the continued sabotage of the national power grid.


Brasilia, Mar 13 (Prensa Latina) At least 10 people died Wednesday after being shot in a school in the metropolitan region of the state of Sao Paulo.


La Paz, March 13 (Prensa Latina) The Bolivian Football Federation (FBF) confirmed on Wednesday the holding of friendly matches against South Korea and Japan on March 22 and 26, respectively, in Asia.