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Washington, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) Senator and potential Democratic candidate for the US presidency, Bernie Sanders, is showing today an important lead in Iowa according to a new poll released almost a week before the caucus of that state.


27 de enero de 2020, 16:10United Nations, Jan 27 (Prensa Latina) The UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres paid this Monday tribute to the victims of the Holocaust and recalled it as one of the most heinous crimes of modern times.


27 de enero de 2020, 16:3United Nations, Jan 27 (Prensa Latina) The United States makes use of its special status as the UN headquarters so as to delay or deny visa issuance as well as hinder the attendance of officials from some nations to meetings and events held by international organizations.


27 de enero de 2020, 15:40United Nations, Jan 27 (Prensa Latina) The UN team in Libya and the Human Rights Office of the multilateral agency are demanding an independent investigation into the bombing of a migrants' detention center in that country, it was announced here today.


Madrid, 27 Jan (Prensa Latina) The former European representative for Foreign Affairs, Federica Mogherini, criticized today the aggressive and confrontational policy expanded in the world, during a speech at the Escuela Superior de Administracion y Direccion de Empresas (ESADE), in Barcelona.


More earthquakes in Puerto Rico, now in the northSan Juan, Jan 27 (Prensa Latina) The seismic activity in Puerto Rico continues and has moved to the north of the island, the local Seismic Network reported today.


Iran will only negotiate within nuclear deal signed in 2015Teheran, Jan. 27 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Minister Mohammad Yavad Zarif assured this Monday that Iran will only negotiate with the US within the terms sealed in 2015 in the Comprehensive Joint Plan of Action (JCPOA) or nuclear deal.


Iraq's Armed Forces open investigation into the bombing in BaghdadBaghdad, Jan. 27 (Prensa Latina) Iraq's Armed Forces opened an investigation this Monday to determine the origin and perpetrators of a rocket bombing that hit the Baghdad Green Zone, where embassies and government offices reside.


Mexico, Jan 27 (Prensa Latina) Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Monday asked political organizations to solve their internal differences with democracy.


Damascus, Jan 27 (Prensa Latina) Syrian Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad on Monday denounced the negative effect of the blockade imposed by the government of the United States and its western allies on the Syrian people.


26 de enero de 2020, 6:28

By Antonio Rondón García

Moscow, Jan 26 (Prensa Latina) The initiative launched by President Vladimir Putin to hold a summit of the five member countries of the UN Security Council this year could have a multipurpose nature to curb world conflicts.