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Paris, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) United States economic sanctions against the European Union, approved by the World Trade Organization (WTO), will generate losses of one billion per year for French companies, Euler Hermes forecast on Thursday.


Geneva, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) This year's World Mental Health Day, celebrated every October 10, is focused on suicide prevention, in which the World Health Organization is calling on people to participated in '40 seconds of action' to 'raise awareness of the scale of suicide around the world and the role that each of us can play to help prevent it.'


Beijing, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) China and the United States are starting a new round of negotiations on Thursday, with the difficult objective of settling the differences that unleashed their trade war in 2018, and amid a tense context due to Washington's recent moves.


Caracas, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) Miranda State Governor Hector Rodriguez repeated the government's willingness to hold talks, even with US President Donald Trump, under the terms of Venezuela's Constitution, in order to reach a peaceful solution to the crisis in the country.


Ottawa, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Tourism Minister Manuel Marrero, today develops a broad agenda of activities in Canada, the main issuer of travelers to that Caribbean island.


9 de octubre de 2019, 13:16Quito, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Organization (UN) and the Catholic Church today act as mediators to promote dialogue between the government of Ecuador and indigenous organizations, leading protests against recently announced economic measures.


Havana, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's National Assembly of People's Power (Parliament, ANPP) condemned this Wednesday the economic, commercial and financial blockade of the United States against Cuba, and urged an end to this hostile policy.


Washington, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) members produced 28.2 million barrels per day in September, a fall of 1.6 million over the previous month, according to a report released Wednesday.


Washington, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Nearly a million migrants were arrested on the southern border of the United States during the fiscal year that ended in September, reported Mark Morgan, acting chief of Customs and Border Protection, on Wednesday.


Nur-Sultan, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov denounced this Wednesday the illegal presence of US troops in Syria, questioned US withdrawal from that country and warned the US was playing 'very dangerous games' with the Syrian Kurds.


United Nations, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Strategic and prestigious Cuban industries such as that of biopharmaceuticals are currently facing huge damages due to the US blockade, denounced Cuba's mission to the UN.