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North America

Paris, Apr 11 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's representative before the UNESCO Executive Council, Oscar Leon, denounced the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States on the Caribbean Island, diplomatic sources said on Thursday.

Brussels, Apr 11 (Prensa Latina) The European foreign ministers repeated their strong rejection of the US blockade of Cuba, diplomatic sources said here on Thursday.

United Nations, Apr 10 (Prensa Latina) Russia''s permanent representative to the UN, Vassily Nebenzia, denounced on Wednesday the interference of the United States in Venezuela and its hostile actions that seek a change of government in that South American nation.

United Nations, Apr 10 (Prensa Latina) In clear interference in Venezuela''s internal affairs, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence assured the U.N. Security Council today that his government will continue to adopt sanctions against that country.

Tegucigalpa, Apr 10 (Prensa Latina) A new caravan of migrants is leaving on Wednesday from the northern Honduran city of San Pedro Sula for the United States, being the fifth such a group departing from that city since October 13, 2018.

United Nations, Apr 10 (Prensa Latina) Presided over this month by the United Kingdom, the UN Security Council looks into what some refers to Venezuela's migration and economic crisis, but ignores the causes and sanctions that create them.

Washington, April 10 (Prensa Latina) The United States will impose tariffs worth 11 billion dollars on European Union (EU) products in retaliation for subsidies to aviation in the so-called old continent, confirmed President Donald Trump on Tuesday.

Seoul, Apr 10 (Prensa Latina) This week''s talks between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and U.S. President Donald Trump will focus on coordinating their positions on negotiations for the denuclearization of North Korea, official sources reported Wednesday.

Washington, Apr 9 (Prensa Latina) British bank Standard Chartered will pay 1.1 billion dollars for allegedly violating U.S. blockade on Cuba and sanctions against Iran, Syria, Sudan and Myanmar, the US Treasury Department reported today.

By Nara Romero Rams

La Paz, Apr 9 (Prensa Latina) Vice President Alvaro Garcia Linera, on behalf of the Government and people of Bolivia, rejected Tuesday strongly and categorically a new meddling in their internal affairs by USU public officials.

Havana,  (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Baseball Federation (FCB) on Monday denounced US President Donald Trump''s decision to annul the agreement with the Major Leagues of Baseball (MLB), which was aimed at eradicating human trafficking and normalizing the contracts of Cuban baseball players in the Major Leagues.