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North America

Geneva, Jan 8 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela has requested to hold consultations with the United States for detrimental measures taken by Washington against Venezuelan goods and services, WTO reported Tuesday.

Washington, Jan 8 (Prensa Latina) U.S. President Donald Trump quoted alleged support from his predecessors for the border wall he wants to build on the Mexican frontier, but at least three ex-presidents have so far rejected the veracity of that assertion.

Mexico,  (Prensa Latina) The fourth transformation as announced by the Mexican government, will be with justice, without a political crisis nor reprisals for the way of thinking of persons, said today president Luis Manuel Lopez Obrador.

Havana, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's President Miguel Diaz-Canel has reaffirmed the island''s support for the people and government of Venezuela, and stressed Latin America cannot become again Washington''s backyard.

Beijing, Jan 7 (Prensa Latina) China reiterated Monday its demand to the United States to cease sending warships to its territorial waters without permission and warned it will take the necessary measures to defend its sovereignty.

Caracas, Jan 6 (Prensa Latina) The upcoming term of President-elect Nicolas Maduro confirms the decision of the people, who took a stance on democracy and original legitimacy, Constituent Assembly Delegate Hermann Escarra said.

Baghdad, Jan 6 (Prensa Latina) The Sairon parliamentary group, led by the Shiite Muslim clergyman Muqtada al-Sadr, repeated its rejection of US military forces in Iraq, after the visit to Baghdad by US General Austin Renforth.

Mexico, Jan 5 (Prensa Latina) With 368 deaths, the border between Mexico and the United States is the deadliest for migrants in all of America, according to a report from the International Organization for Migration (IOM) circulating here today.

Caracas, Jan 4 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza denounced today that the governments grouped in the self-styled Grupo de Lima (Lima Group) are subordinated directly to the interests of the President of the United States, Donald Trump.

Beijing, Jan 4 (Prensa Latina) China confirmed talks with the United States will resume in Beijing on January 7- 8, for mutually satisfactory resolutions to the economic-trade dispute between both powers.

Tehran, Jan 4 (Prensa Latina) Iran''s Foreign Minister, Mohammed Yavad Zarif, defended his country''s right to test and launch missiles, because it does not violate any international agreement, a message on social media indicated Friday.