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Washington, Jun 13 (Prensa Latina) The U.S. government announced Thursday that the companies Expedia Group, Hotelbeds USA and Cubasphere agreed to pay hundreds of thousands of dollars for the apparent violation of the blockade imposed by Washington against Cuba.

Mexico, Jun 13 (Prensa Latina) The office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) recognized on Thursday that forced displacement from Central America to the United States is an issue that cannot be dealt with by only one country.

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Havana, Jun 13 ( Prensa Latina ) The conference on United States studies and hemispheric affairs includes this Thursday a panel to address the project of domination of the northern nation in Latin America, as well as analysis of relations with China.

Washington, June 13 (Prensa Latina) In Washington, Metro DC Coalition in Solidarity with Cuban Revolution demanded on Thursday the end of all US sanctions against Cuba, including the new travel restrictions imposed last week.

Havana, Jun 13 (Prensa Latina) Motivated by the life and work of Ernest Hemingway, researchers from six countries will gather in this capital to participate in the 17th International Colloquium on this American writer, Nobel Prize in Literature, event organizers reported.

Washington, Jun 12 (Prensa Latina) The prison currently held by the United States at the naval base of Guantanamo, Cuba, is an international disrepute for our country and a shame that must be closed, according to the American daily La Opinion.

Havana, June 12 (Prensa Latina) Official records revealed on Wednesday that foreign entrepreneurs can count on all Cuban government support to counteract any attempt at harming their businesses following the activation of Title III of the Helms-Burton Act.

United Nations, Jun 12 (Prensa Latina) Prevention is the best way to deal with conflicts, agreed this Wednesday members of The Elders in their speeches at the UN Security Council.

Caracas, Jun 12 (Prensa Latina) The US government is today harping on creating defamation campaigns about an allegedly humanitarian crisis in Venezuela so as to discredit the President Nicolás Maduro´s Cabinet, according to Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza.

Tehran, Jun 12 (Prensa Latina) Iran has blamed the United States for deteriorating the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), which cannot be preserved the Iranian country''s sacrifice, an Islamic Republic diplomat said.

United Nations, Jun 12 (Prensa Latina) Despite of all progress made in recent years, stigma and discrimination against persons with disabilities are still ongoing, as well as numerous stumbling blocks to their integration.