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Europe

27 de febrero de 2020, 9:41

Madrid, Feb 27 (Prensa Latina) Spanish tenor Placido Domingo has given up on performing at the Teatro Real in Madrid and other stages, after being accused by several female performers of inappropriate sexual behavior.


UE presidentAddis Ababa, Feb 27 (Prensa Latina) The president of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, will attend the tenth joint European Union-African Union meeting, scheduled for Thursday and Friday in this capital, according to Ethiopian media.


26 de febrero de 2020, 17:5Paris, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) Discussions in France's National Assembly on the pension reform bill are continuing this Wednesday amid tensions delaying the progress of debates, marked by the opposition's rejection of the bill.


26 de febrero de 2020, 15:48Geneva, Switzerland, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) In times of crisis for peace, the environment and economy, Cuba ratified in the Council of Human Rights its commitment to multilateralism as a way to face them. Cuban FM Bruno Rodriguez's speeches and meetings have stressed his country's commitment with the collective approach to challenges despite any differences during the last two days in this Swiss western city in the context of the high-level segment of the 43rd session of the UN body comprising 47 countries.


Vatican City, Feb. 26 (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis reiterated on Wednesday his support to COVID-19 coronavirus patients, including those nurses and physicians who are working on stopping the epidemic. At the conclusion of the weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square, the pontiff extended the feeling of closeness to the health operators responsible for the sick's care, 'as well as to the civil authorities and to all people who are striving to attend patients and curb coronavirus spread.'


Government of Spain begins dialogue with Catalan separatistsMadrid, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) The President of the Spanish Government, Pedro Sanchez, and his counterpart from Catalonia, Quim Torra, are holding on Wednesday the first meeting at the negotiating table, which will seek to find a solution to the secessionist conflict.


Boris Johnson announces in-depth revision of British politicsLondon, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) Prime Minister Boris Johnson said that he will make an in-depth revision of the foreign policy, defense, security and development of the United Kingdom, in line with the new post-Brexit era.


Venezuelan FM has busy working agenda in GenevaCaracas, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) Parallel to the 43rd Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council, Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza has had a busy working agenda in Geneva.


Amsterdam, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) An estimated 4.5 million deaths each year worldwide as a result of fossil fuel air pollution is the result of a Greenpeace study published here.


Russia, Venezuela condemn unilateral aggressive policiesMoscow, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and his Venezuelan counterpart Jorge Arreaza on Monday rejected aggressive policies and unilateral sanctions, the Russian Foreign Ministry reported today.


Cuba FM explains Bachelet impact of blockade on human rightsGeneva, Switzerland, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Tuesday spoke in Geneva with UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet, to whom he explained the consequences of the US blockade on the daily life of the island's population.