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 Cuban delegates continue working on climate change forumParis, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) Experts of the Cuban delegation present at the 52nd session of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC-52), which takes place in this capital, began this Tuesday the technical work of the commissions that make up the group.


 US unilateralism attacks human rights, warns CubaGeneva, Switzerland, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) The unilateralism of the United States undermines the promotion and protection of human rights on the planet, Cuba's Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez said here today.


Ukrainians avoid evacuation from cruise with coronavirus casesMoscow, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) At least 25 Ukrainians traveling on the Diamond Princess cruise, two of them admitted to Japanese hospitals diagnosed with Covid-19, refused to return to their country, capital television reported on Tuesday.


 Cuba announces candidacy for Human Rights Council 2021-2023Geneva, Switzerland, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez announced this Tuesday Cuba's candidacy for the Human Rights Council in the 2021-2023 period.


Russian-Venezuela venture applies new techniques to extract crude oilCaracas, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) The Russian-Venezuelan joint venture Boqueron has implemented new technologies to extract light crude oil, which will allow to increase production, according to a press report released on Tusday by the Ministry of Petroleum.


 Panel in Human Rights Council centered on women's empowermentGeneva, Switzerland, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) The second day of the 43rd session of the Human Rights Council began with a panel dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the Beijing Declaration concerning the equality of men and women.


24 de febrero de 2020, 14:2

Geneva, Switzerland, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban and French Foreign Ministers, Bruno Rodriguez and Jean-Yves Le Drian, agreed here today to continue working to deepen bilateral relations, in the context of their participation in the Human Rights Council.


24 de febrero de 2020, 12:24

London, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) Spanish judge Baltazar Garzón said here today that the United States intends to use the case of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange to protect his Intelligence service against the publication of confidential information.


24 de febrero de 2020, 11:48

Moscow, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) Russia and Turkey are preparing a new round of talks on the confrontation in the Syrian province of Idlib, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov indicated on Monday, shortly before leaving for Geneva.


24 de febrero de 2020, 11:44

London, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) U.S. prosecutors seeking to extradite Julian Assange argued here today, at the beginning of the trial, that the Wikileaks leaks put lives in danger, but admitted not having evidence to support the charge.


24 de febrero de 2020, 10:52Geneva, Switzerland, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) The 43rd Session of the Human Rights Council opened in Geneva on Monday with a call to respect the dignity of all people and the commitment to fight for equity and against discrimination.