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Havana,  (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Baseball Federation (FCB) on Monday denounced US President Donald Trump''s decision to annul the agreement with the Major Leagues of Baseball (MLB), which was aimed at eradicating human trafficking and normalizing the contracts of Cuban baseball players in the Major Leagues.

Washington, Apr 9 (Prensa Latina) US Congressman Steve Cohen criticized the Trump administration for nullifying the agreement between Major League Baseball (MLB) and the Cuban Baseball Federation (FCB), a decision currently being condemned in both countries.

United Nations, Apr 9 (Prensa Latina) More than a thousand young people from different countries meet again this Tuesday at the UN in an event to analyze their challenges to achieve a fairer development. The President of the 73rd Session of the General Assembly, Maria Fernanda Espinosa, highlighted the large participation of the forum Youth: Empowered, Included and Equal, hosted by the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC).

Havana, Apr 9 (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Diaz-Canel said Tuesday that people in Cuba and the United States reject the cancelation by US President Donald Trump of an agreement struck last December between the Cuban Baseball Federation and the Major Leagues (MLB).

Santiago de Cuba,  (Prensa Latina) Behind the aggressive ''style'' of U.S. President Donald Trump, there is now a real threat of onslaught against Venezuela, Cuba, Nicaragua and Bolivia, said Cuban scholar Hebert Perez Concepcion, recently awarded the National History Prize.

Washington, Apr 8 (Prensa Latina) Former US intelligence officers and national security professionals warned President Donald Trump about his policy toward Venezuela and not falling into the trap of aggression.

Washington, Apr 8 (Prensa Latina) The United States today described the bodies of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard of Iran (IRGC) as a terrorist organization, in the midst of an escalation of the Donald Trump administration against that Muslim nation.

Tehran, April 8 (Prensa Latina) The Foreign Minister of Iran, Mohammed Yavad Zarif, recommended on Monday to include the United States Central Command (Centcom) in the list of organizations considered as terrorist by the Persian nation.

Havana, Apr 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Monday rejected actions by U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton, who seeks to intensify his country's hostile policy toward Cuba.

Brasilia, Apr 8 (Prensa Latina) The trade union movement in the United States is working today with allies in Brazil and the international labor community to demand the release of former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, according to a letter published by local media.

Tehran, Apr 8 (Prensa Latina) The Iranian Red Crescent described the United States sanctions that prevent the purchase of materials for those affected by floods in Iran as inhumane.