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By Teyune Diaz Diaz

Havana, Sep 12 (Prensa Latina) The impact of the United States'' blockade on Cuba grows annually and affects the country''s economic structure, causing damages that will last even after those barriers are lifted, an ECLAC official said today.

By Fausto Triana

Santiago, Chile, Sep 11 (Prensa Latina) Salvador Allende entrenched himself in La Moneda Palace under the bombing ordered by putschist General Augusto Pinochet, panic took hold of the people and Chile changed forever.

By Martha Sanchez

Havana.- The Alicia Alonso International Ballet Festival of Havana stands as an exceptional opportunity for ballet lovers from around the world.

By Roberto Hernandez Solano

Luanda, Sep 10 (Prensa Latina) The ruling Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola (MPLA) elected its fifth president in more than 60 years, a situation that has been interpreted here as a rupture with the past, but which past?

By Ana Laura Arbesu

Havana.- With a strong investment program, the Cuban government is fighting climate change through plans considered vital for the country's environmental protection policy.

Por Roberto Salomon

Havana._ Cuba''s economic development is inevitably linked to thedevelopment of agriculture, and in order to develop successfully, the country has to benefit from the available land in order to increase the production of export items and reduce imports - which amount to 1.6 billion dollars a year.

By Roberto Campos

Havana.- The announcement that Cuba welcomed three million foreign visitors this year until August 9, undoubtedly attracts the attention of tour operators and travel agents who see the island as a significant and safe tourist destination.

Washington, Sep 6 (Prensa Latina) Problems of internal communication in the US Department of State delayed for months the setting up of a panel to assess the response to the health incidents reported by diplomats in Cuba, according to a report published here.

By Livia Rodriguez Delis

Havana, Sep 6 (Prensa Latina) Even though it is an international reference due to its notorious results, higher education in Cuba has been affected by limitations to develop all its potentialities, due to the blockade imposed by the United States.

Brasilia, Sep 6 (Prensa Latina) The legal battle to ensure Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva''s right to be presidential candidate in next October''s election is fought today in three fronts and in a race against the clock.

Managua, Sep 6 (Prensa Latina) President Daniel Ortega called on the U.S. government to respect the sovereignty and dignity of Nicaragua and not interfere in its domestic affairs.