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Interior Norteamérica

15 de agosto de 2020, 9:59

United Nations, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) Only two votes in favor and the majority rejection by the UN Security Council was the result of the attempt of the United States to extend the arms embargo on Iran.

Mexico closes borders with U.S. one more month due to Covid 19Mexico, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) Mexico will keep its northern border with the United States closed for another month due to the persistence of the Covid-19 pandemic in both countries, the Foreign Ministry confirmed in a statement Friday.

Presence and speeches of Fidel Castro recalled at UNUnited Nations, Aug 13 (Prensa Latina) Celebrating the 94th anniversary of the birth of the leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro (1926-2016), the island's mission to the United Nations recalls his time at the multilateral organization and also his speeches.

United Nations, Aug 12 (Prensa Latina) The UN Security Council today dedicates its high-level open debate on building and maintaining peace amid the challenges caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Iran calls for legality at UNTehran, Aug 11 (Prensa Latina) Iran urged on Tuesday at UN to make legality prevail during a vote about a US demand to maintain arms embargo on Iran.

German minister protests against US threats over gas pipelineBerlin, Aug 10 (Prensa Latina) German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas expressed surprise and concern today after a telephone conversation with his counterpart from the United States, Mike Pompeo, regarding the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline.

United States uses pandemic to intensify blockade against CubaHavana, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) Director general of the United States at Cuba's Foreign Ministry, Carlos Fernández, affirmed today that the North American nation uses the Covid-19 pandemic to intensify the economic blockade, using it as a political weapon against the island. In an article published in Granma newspaper, the diplomat stated that the current US strategy is to restrict the sources of income of the largest of the Antilles and to force the population into major deprivations, presenting them as deficiencies of its political and economic model.

Devastating effect of Covid-19 in the Americas alerted onWashington, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) warned that Covid-19 is having a devastating effect on health care in the region, in reference to the appearance of measles outbreaks in Brazil and diphtheria in Haiti and Venezuela.

Beijing, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) China reaffirmed today that it will give a forceful response to the United States if it insists on hampering the operation of its media on North American soil, adding to the tensions between the two powers.

3 de agosto de 2020, 13:23

United Nations, Aug 3 (Prensa Latina) The increase in exclusive breastfeeding could save about 820,000 children every year globally, but even at present, mothers do not have the adequate conditions for it, UN warns.

1 de agosto de 2020, 0:10

United Nations, Aug 1 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Summit on Biodiversity will be held virtually on September 30 at the level of heads of State and Government, UN authorities confirmed.