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North America

Havana, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) The low attendance of U.S. delegates to the ABOGACIA 2018 International Congress is the product of the traveling restrictions imposed by the U.S. government to the citizens who want to go to Cuba, said on Wednesday in this capital the organizers of the Cuban event .


Tokyo, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) Japan''s Ministry of Defense took legal actions on Wednesday to overturn the Okinawan government''s decision to suspend the relocation works on a US base in the prefecture, despite local opposition.


Guatemala, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) Despite warnings from the U.S. government, a caravan with Honduran emigrants has continued its passage through Guatemala, where they are receiving support from the population and humanitarian organizations.


Ramallah, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) Palestinean Foreign Minister, Riyad Malki, saluted today the vote at the General Assembly of the United Nations giving Palestine more powers to comply with functions as next President of the Group of 77 plus China.


Washington, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) A wide area of clouds and electric discharges is producing on Tuesday a well-defined low pressure system over the western part of the Caribbean Sea and much of Central America.


Tehran, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Iran blamed U.S. for the growing instability of the oil market and criticized its position of force under the pretext of reducing prices.


Panmunjom, Korean Peninsula, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) The two Koreas and the United Nations Command are holding consultations on Tuesday on disarming the Joint Security Area (JSA) located in Panmunjom.


Havana, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel highlighted on Tuesday the international community's support against the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States on Cuba more than half a century ago.


United Nations, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) The United States blockade against Cuba constitutes a massive, flagrant and systematic violation of the human rights of that country, it was highlighted today in the UN Second Committee.


United Nations, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuba''s permanent representative to the UN, Anayansi Rodriguez, denounced on Monday the increasing politicization in the debate on human rights, particularly against countries of the South.


Riyadh, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) Saudi Arabia will respond with maneuvers of its oil production, in case of sanctions from the United States caused by the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khassoggi, according to report emitted today by the website of Al-Arabiya.