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Cuba

Havana, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is currently the victim of unparalleled financial persecution by the United States, said Cuban Prime Minister Manuel Marrero.


Sports

Damascus,  (Prensa Latina) A committee of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) visited Syria, considered the first trip of its kind since the start of the war in that country in 2011.


Science

Canberra, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Nearly 80% of forested region known as Blue Mountains and classed as World Heritage Site, located in New South Wales (NSW), was ravaged by wildfires, the Rural Fire Service (RFS) reported today.


Opinion

By Martha Andrés Román

Washington, (Prensa Latina) US president Donald Trump and his administration continue their attacks against travel to Cuba, by pushing restrictions on charter flights that will make it even more difficult to visit provinces outside of Havana.


Culture

Havana, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) 'Jazz is a way of life, a way of defining people,' said American instrumentalist Victor Goines who will give a concert here today, Friday, on the occasion of the 35th International Jazz Plaza Festival.


Economy

Addis Ababa, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt are moving forward in their negotiations to establish the exploitation rules for the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), the Ethiopian Foreign Ministry said on Friday through a statement.