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Mexico, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said Wednesday that he spoke by phone with Donald Trump about the migration crisis in Central America and the idea of applying a joint program of development that puts an end to it.


Havana, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuban academics and historians met on Thursday in Havana to debate on US military interventionism in Latin America, illustrated by the aggressions against Grenada and Panama. The Cuban Movement for Peace and Sovereignty of Peoples hosted the one-day workshop, at which participants explained Washington''s hostile stance and the current threats to peace by its policy.


Washington, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) U.S. President Donald Trump said today that Mexico is paying for the construction of the border fence through the new trade agreement reached with that country and Canada, which needs confirmation from Congress.


Mexico, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said Wednesday that he spoke by phone with Donald Trump about the migration crisis in Central America and the idea of applying a joint program of development that puts an end to it.


Beijing, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) China confirmed on Thursday the arrest of a second Canadian citizen this week on suspicion of carrying out activities that threaten its national security.


Washington, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) A federal judge on Wednesday sentenced the former lawyer of U.S. President Donald Trump, Michael Cohen, to three years in prison for tax evasion, violating campaign finance rules and lying to Congress.


Islamabad, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) Pakistan rejected this Wednesday the US State Department decision to add his country to the black list of nations that violate freedom of religion for ''unilateral and with political motivations.''


United Nations, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Organization (UN) called for an agreement this Wednesday on global warming at the Conference of the Parties on Climate Change (CPO24) which is taking place at the polish city of Katowice.


Washington, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) US Senate will vote this Wednesday on a resolution aimed at ending US military support for Saudi Arabia in the war in Yemen, which would break with the federal government''s stance.


Hangzhou, China,  (PL) The US 4x100 relay team on Tuesday broke its own world record here on the first day of the universal short pool championship.


Hanoi, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam on Tuesday handed over to the United States the remains of three US soldiers killed during the war that ended in 1975 with the defeat of US troops.