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Caracas, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, has held meetings with Venezuelan governmental representatives on Thursday as part of her work agenda in Venezuela.

Havana, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz Canel reiterated Thursday that the US economic blockade against his country will never block the principles, convictions and patriotism of the Caribbean nation.

Mexico, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) The journalist and writer Teodoro Renteria noted the denunciation of the Helms-Burton Act that the United States enforces against Cuba made by Mexican Ambassador in Havana Miguel Diaz.

20 de junio de 2019, 14:15United Nations, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) The UN special coordinator for the peace process in the Middle East, Nickolay Mladenov, criticized Israel''s lack of interest in advancing in the resolution of the Palestinian issue.

20 de junio de 2019, 14:01Paris, June 20 (Prensa Latina) The World Heritage Committee will examine nominations for the registration of 36 new sites on the UNESCO World Heritage List, the UN organization announced on Thursday.

20 de junio de 2019, 13:58Moscow, June 20 (Prensa Latina) Russia´s President Vladimir Putin has denounced on Thursday that the Western unilateral sanctions seek to stop his country´s breakthrough, aside from the excuse made to apply them.

London, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) Unison, the British trade union of public servants, condemned the tightening of sanctions by the United States against Cuba, and called to redouble international solidarity with the Caribbean country, it was reported here on Thursday.

Washington, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) Carnival, the world''s largest cruise company, reduced its prospects for profits this year due to the decision by the Government of the United States to suspend its ships'' voyages to Cuba.

Mexico, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador highlighted on Thursday the importance for Mexico of the ratification in the Senate of the Free Trade Agreement (T-MEC) with the United States and Canada.

United Nations, Jun 20 ( Prensa Latina ) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres will participate next Friday in the closing session of the International Labor Conference in Geneva, Switzerland, spokesman Stephane Dujarric announced Thursday.

19 de junio de 2019, 16:15Washington, Jun 19 ( Prensa Latina ) U.S. Senator Tina Smith joins three other co-sponsors of a bipartisan project to end the nearly 60-year U.S. blockade against Cuba.