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South America

By Manuel Robles Sosa

Lima, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) Solidarity activists, political and social leaders and Peruvian professionals graduated in Cuba held a meeting on the occasion of the 93rd anniversary of the birth of the historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro.

Quito, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) A hundred creators from different artistic disciplines will gather in Quito for the 3rd World Summit of the Arts for Peace and Life, to be held from this Thursday through August 17.

14 de agosto de 2019, 15:09Buenos Aires, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) Argentine presidential candidate Alberto Fernandez ruled out Wednesday a future meeting with President Mauricio Macri, considering that he sees it as meaningless because both imagine a very different country.

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Paris, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) The blockade imposed by the United States on Venezuela is a criminal act because it has the intention of starving a people, denounced Wednesday Christian Rodriguez, member of Insumisa France.

Brasilia, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) Brazilian March of the Margaritas, in its 6th edition, and the March of Indigenous Women, in its first edition, occupied Wednesday the center of Brasilia to protest against the government of the ultra-right president Jair Bolsonaro.

Caracas, August 14 (Prensa Latina) The Permanent Territorial Sovereignty Commission of the National Constituent Assembly (ANC) will hold a meeting this Wednesday in the state of Carabobo to analyze the consequences of the U.S. economic blockade.

14 de agosto de 2019, 14:09Lima, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) The so-called Lima Group, made up of 12 of the 33 member countries of the Organization of American States (OAS), on Tuesday reiterated its alignment with Venezuelan opposition groups by rejecting the call to new legislative elections in the Bolivarian nation.

Brasilia, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on Tuesday thanked 72 parliamentarians for staging a historic mobilization to oppose his arbitrary transfer from the city of Curitiba to a prison in Sao Paolo.

14 de agosto de 2019, 11:40Caracas Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) President Nicolas Maduro ratified Wednesday that Venezuela is ready to resist, move forward and defeat the US blockade.

Bogota, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) Colombians and Cubans highlighted in Bogota the humanist legacy of the historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, palpable in areas such as education, health, childcare and internationalism.

Havana, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) Peruvian singer Eva Ayllon will offer a concert on August 24 in Havana accompanied by local double bassist Jorge Reyes, organizers announced Wednesday.