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North America

Brussels, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) The European Union (EU) will react quickly and appropriately if the United States applies harmful tariff measures for the automotive sector of the EU bloc, a source from the European Commission said on Monday.

Tokyo, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) More than 67 percent of residents in the Japanese prefecture of Okinawa are against a U.S. military base being transferred inside the town, according to a survey released Monday.

Havana, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) The World Federation of Trade Unions (WFTU) on Monday condemned the actions by the United States against the government and people of Venezuela, and called on all trade unions to mobilize in support of that South American nation.

Tokyo, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday evaded confirming whether he really nominated US President Donald Trump for the Peace Nobel Prize, an idea also supported by South Korea.

Mexico, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) More than 1,000 Central American citizens are in Mexico and their migration status has not been defined yet, so it is unknown whether they will benefit from the country''s offers or will continue their trip to the United States.

Madrid, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) The Spanish Government on Monday rejected an eventual foreign military intervention in Venezuela, in light of several media reports on the deployment of US forces on the border with Colombia.

Hanoi, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) Several officials from the Democratic People''s Republic of Korea (DPRK) arrived in Hanoi on Saturday to prepare the summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and US President Donald Trump.

Havana, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban hero Ramon Labañino is launching the book Hombre del silencio (Man of Silence), his prison journal from 12 to 16 years imprisoned in the United States, at the 28th International Book Fair on Saturday.

Moscow, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) Russia will collaborate with Syrian forces to open two humanitarian corridors in order to help the civilians to leave the Er Rukban refugee camp, the Ministry of Defense reported on Saturday.

Pretoria, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) A large group of Cubans headed by Ambassador Rodolfo Benitez on Saturday expressed solidarity with Venezuela at the Cuban Embassy in South Africa, where they signed a book denouncing the US interference in the Bolivarian Republic.

United Nations, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) The defense of Venezuela''s sovereignty and self-determination is an issue that several UN member countries are addressing by rejecting US interference.