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Cuba

Havana, June 17 (Prensa Latina) The first Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba, Raul Castro; and the President, Miguel Diaz-Canel, headed in Havana on Monday the political act and military ceremony for the 114th anniversary of the death of the independence hero Maximo Gomez.


Sports

Santiago, Chile, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) The Chilean football team is debuting at the Americas Cup on Monday against Japan, and will try to revalidate its titles, won in 2015 and 2016, although there are comments that the team is not the same as when it won both championships.


Science

United Nations, June 17 (Prensa Latina) The UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, has warned on Monday that desertification, land degradation and drought are pivotal threats affecting millions of people globally.


Opinion

Guatemala, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) Guatemalans voted Sunday with mixed feelings, some expect the country to take a new direction and others believe that it is already too late.


Culture

Panama, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) Alexandra Schjelderup, municipal director of Culture, said that the name of Panama City as Ibero-American Capital of Culture is currently an opportunity to be seen from diversity.


Economy

London, June 17 (Prensa Latina) The US Chamber of Commerce, the country''s most powerful business lobby group, is currently putting the arm on US President Donald Trump for calling a halt to his trade war against China, according to the Financial Times.