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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.

03 de enero de 2019, 15:22Caracas, Jan 3 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela denounced this Thursday the interventionist stance of Colombian President Ivan Duque and U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo after the meeting between the two officials in Cartagena, Colombia.

Managua, Jan 3 (Prensa Latina) Nicaragua has accused OAS Secretary General Luis Almagro of illegally maneuvering to attempt to apply the organization''s Democratic Charter to this Central American nation.

02 de enero de 2019, 22:28Managua, Jan 2 (Prensa Latina) In a letter to his Latin American and Caribbean peers, Nicaragua''s Foreign Minister Denis Moncada has denounced the illegality of attempting to apply against this Central American country the Democratic Chapter of the Organization of American States (OAS).

Beijing, Jan 2 (Prensa Latina) China on Wednesday rejected and described as a violation of major deals the decision by the United States to turn the so-called 2018 Asia Reassurance Initiative Act (ARIA) into a law, which provides for further ties with Taiwan.

Caracas, Jan 2 (Prensa Latina) The international sanctions currently being imposed by the US Government and its allies on Venezuela caused the country losses worth 20 billion dollars in 2018, said President Nicolas Maduro.

Santiago de Cuba, Jan 2 (Prensa Latina) Cuban leader Raul Castro on Tuesday repeated that Cuba is still willing to maintain a relationship of peace and respect with the United States, despite differences.

Washington, Jan 1 (Prensa Latina) Diplomats and workers at the Cuban Embassy in the United States celebrated the 60th anniversary of the triumph of the Revolution on Monday, and recalled events that occurred in 2018 that are important for bilateral relations.

Moscow, Dec 31 (Prensa Latina) Russia''s Federal Security Service (FSB) reported on Monday the arrest of US citizen Paul Whelan under charges of espionage for which he could be sentenced to 10 to 20 years in prison.

Washington, Dec 30 (Prensa Latina) President Donald Trump''s lawyer, Rudolph Giuliani, urged Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller on Sunday to publish his final report on the President''s investigation and his relations with Russia during the election campaign.

Moscow, Dec 30 (Prensa Latina) Russian President Vladimir Putin reaffirmed his willingness to dialogue by sending Sunday a Christmas and New Year''s greeting to his American counterpart, Donald Trump.