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Highlights

Russia has seized more than 500 tons of drugs in one decadeMoscow, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) Russian antidrug forces have seized more than 500 tons of narcotics over the past ten years, according to a report published on Saturday by the Ministry of the Interior on its strategy and development until 2030.


 Putin and Zelensky hold talks on conflict solution in DonbassMoscow, Febr 14 (Prensa Latina) Russia's President Vladimir Putin and his Ukraine's peer Vladimir Zelensky addressed this Friday by a telephone conversation the odds of a meeting of the Normandy Format to seek a solution on the conflict in Donbass.


 New indictment against Chilean metropolitan mayorSantiago, Chile, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) A new accusation on criticized Santiago Metropolitan Mayor Felipe Guevara was filed on Friday, this time for the death of protester Mauricio Fredes on December 27.


 Indian Prime Minister holds talks with Portugal's PresidentNew Delhi, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa on Friday explored in New Delhi some ways to deepen bilateral ties in areas including trade and investment.


President of South Africa draws road map to develop economyPretoria, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) The plans of President Cyril Ramaphosa to further economy, reform state enterprises and alleviate the energy crisis the country is suffering, along with actions to improve education and combat violence are in South Africa's limelight.


 Iranian government accuses US of recent cyber attackTehran, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) The Iraniab government on Friday has accused the United States of a recent cyber attack aimed at damaging the country's electronic infrastructure.


 Bolsonaro strengthens military presence in Brazil cabinetBrasilia, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro strengthened the presence of military forces in his cabinet with the appointment of Army General Walter Braga Netto as chief minister of the Civil House, replacing Onyx Lorenzoni.


 Activities begin for 60 years of Vietnam-Cuba relationsHanoi, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) The Hanoi Municipal People's Committee and the Cuban Embassy in Vietnam on Friday had a working meeting to agree on some of the activities with which the two countries will celebrate the 60th anniversary of their diplomatic relations.


World Federation of Trade Unions Conference opens in SyriaDamascus, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) Our fight against terrorism is a war to defend the truth against lies, said Syrian trade union president Jamal Al Qadri on Thursday in his opening speech at the 27th Conference of the World Federation of Trade Unions (WFTU) in Damascus.


Bern, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) Fossil remains of a prehistoric turtle weighing more than 1,000 kilograms were found by a team of Swiss researchers in South America, digital media published today.


Photo: Cuba MINREX
United Nations, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuba called here today to join efforts to guarantee a useful, profitable, peaceful, safe, open and cooperative cyberspace that contributes to the materialization of the goals of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.