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North America

Paris, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Ambassador Oscar Leon, speaking on Tuesday before the UNESCO Executive Board, stressed that the Caribbean island will not renounce the socialist project chosen sovereignly by its people, despite increasing hostility on the part of the United States.

Washington, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) President Trump's former Russia adviser Fiona Hill testified for 10 hours in front of three congressional committees conducting the impeachment inquiry against the Republican president.

United Nations, Oct 14 ( Prensa Latina ) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres today appointed US diplomat Helen Meagher La Lime as special representative for Haiti and head of the United Nations Integrated Office there.

Washington, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) The United States will likely impose an additional round of tariffs on Chinese imports on December 15, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said today.

Washington, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) The melting of the Arctic ice opened access to new energy resources, which caused an incipient struggle for power in the area, the Bloomberg agency reported today.

Mexico, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) The recognition by the United States Census Bureau that Mexico did not import crude oil from its northern neighbor, confirms today the government's intention this country to possess energy sovereignty.

Beijing, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) Government institutions and the media in China today deplore with indignation the comments and support offered by US lawmaker Ted Cruz to the uprisings in Hong Kong, as they consider it a move for political purposes.

Washington, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) US labor union United Automobile Workers (UAW) and General Motors Co. resumed negotiations on Monday to sign a new deal, amid strike action ongoing for almost one month.

Caracas,  (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza stressed that right-wing governments are currently very frightened and weak.

United Nations, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres called on all parties in Ecuador to commit to inclusive and meaningful talks and work in good faith to find a peaceful solution to the political crisis in this nation.

Washington, Oct 13 (Prensa Latina) Havana City Historian Eusebio Leal, one of Cuba's most recognized intellectuals, is now a member of the important American Academy of Arts and Sciences (AAA&S).