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North America

 

Washington, Apr 29 (Prensa Latina) The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement said on Monday that it works to arrest individuals, networks and organizations facilitating the illegal trafficking of children to their country across the border with Mexico.


Ottawa, April 29 (Prensa Latina) Canada is intensifying its efforts to obtain a seat as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council, reported CBC Television on Monday.


Geneva, Apr 29 (Prensa Latina) Cuba said at the United Nations in Geneva on Monday that the blockade imposed by the United States is the main obstacle to the people''s exercise of their right to development.


Tehran, Apr 29 (Prensa Latina) Iran is weighing to leave the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) after recent measures taken by the United States to reduce the country''s trade to zero.


Beijing, Apr 29 (Prensa Latina) China on Monday urged the United States to comply with the commitment about handling Taiwan, and recalled that it is the most sensitive and important issue in bilateral relations.


Caracas, Apr 29 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela's withdrawal from the Organization of American States (OAS) was described as a supreme example of national dignity by the country's permanent representative at the United Nations Office in Geneva, Switzerland.


Tehran, Apr 28 (Prensa Latina) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Yavad Zarif noted on Sunday that the United States is an unreliable partner to negotiate, because it fails to comply with its commitments and word.


Damscus, Apr 27 (Prensa Latina) Residents of the eastern Syrian province of Deir Ezzor are continuing demonstratings against the actions of the so-called Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) backed up by the United States.


Buenos Aires, Apr 27 (Prensa Latina) The Union of Cuban Residents in Argentina (URCA) rejected the new measures of the US Government that seeks to suffocate Cuba by putting in force Title III of the Helms-Burton Act, written since 1996.


Caracas, Apr 26 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza dismissed the new sanctions against him announced by the US Treasury Department, which also involves Judge Carol Padilla.


Washington, Apr 26 (Prensa Latina) The National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States and the Council of Churches of Cuba reaffirmed today their willingness to work together to end the US blockade against the island.