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Nota Informativa

London, Nov 19 (Latin Press) British member of parliament Chris Williamson today demanded that the United Kingdom release Julian Assange, after Sweden closed the investigation into alleged sexual offenses committed by the founder of Wikileaks in that country.


Santiago de Chile, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) A constitutional indictment against Chilean President Sebastian Piñera that could terminate his mandate was presented today by deputies from several parties.


Damascus, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian Army regained control of the facilities of the Tishreen hydroelectric plant on Tuesday, the second largest in the country, located on the Euphrates River about 90 kilometers east of the city of Aleppo in the north of this Arab nation.


Paris, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) Cuban delegate to the 11th UNESCO Youth Forum, Flavia Villarreal, expressed here on Tuesday her solidarity with the young Latin Americans who today defend sovereignty and social justice against hegemonic and neoliberal powers.


Mexico, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) Former Bolivian president Evo Morales assured on Monday that the coup leaders Carlos Mesa, Luis Fernando Camacho and Jeanine Añez are afraid of his return to pacify the country, and blamed them for the deaths reported in the country.


Mexico, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) A parade, the main attraction of the celebrations to mark the 109th anniversary of the Mexican Revolution led by Francisco I. Madero, Emiliano Zapata and Francisco Villa, is being organized to pay tribute to national history.


Buenos Aires, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) Twenty-one days before their inauguration ceremony, Argentine President-elect Alberto Fernandez and Vice President-elect Cristina Fernandez are designing strategies for the future.


La Paz, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) Amid persistent popular protests against Bolivia's self-proclaimed interim president, Jeanine Añez, there is uncertainty about the call to new elections, after a day of negotiations on that issue.


Madrid, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) The former Spanish Socialist Workers' Party (PSOE) president of the southern region of Andalusia, Jose Antonio Griñan (2009-2013), was sentenced this Tuesday to six years in prison for embezzlement and disqualified from public office for 15 years for perversion of the course of justice.


Luanda, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) announced Tuesday that it will assist Angola in natural disaster risk management in three southern provinces affected by severe drought.


Havana, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Ambassador to Cuba, Adan Chavez, denounced the pretensions of the United States to re-implement neoliberal policies in the continent, using local oligarchies of the region.