Washington, Oct 18 (Prensa Latina) Over 100,000 US workers take to the streets -or have threatened to in October- as a wave of industrial action dubbed Striketober calls for higher wages and better conditions to recover from the Covid-19 pandemic.
Santa Clara, Cuba, Sep 22 (Prensa Latina) Reserve Major General Ramon Pardo Guerra, head of the National General Staff of Cuba's Civil Defense, on Wednesday evaluated the disaster reduction plans, and the identification of risks and vulnerabilities.
Geneva, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) warned on Friday about the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on displaced and stateless people, and requested support from the international community.
Ramallah, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh urged the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) to take part in the release of a group of prisoners in Israeli jails and monitor the conditions of the remainder, an official communique informed on Thursday.
Washington, Aug 10 (Prensa Latina) Lawyers representing children in U.S. immigration custody asked a federal court on Monday to order the release of migrant teenagers from two emergency housing sites in Texas where minors have reported mental distress, substandard conditions, prolonged stays and inadequate services, CBS News reported.
Santiago, Chile, Jul 7 (Prensa Latina) The difficulties for the beginning of the work of the Constitutional Convention in Chile on Monday and Tuesday have the government under a wave of criticism and questioning.
Moscow, July 6 (Prensa Latina) The possibility that Russia and the United States normalize their relations is greater than before the presidential summit in Geneva, Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Riabkov said in an interview published on Tuesday.
Port-au-Prince, Jul 1 (Prensa Latina) The UN representation in Haiti on Wednesday described prisoners´ inhuman conditions as torture and denounced the cruel and degrading treatment to which detainees must endure.
Beijing, May 23 (Prensa Latina) At least 21 runners died as a result of an abrupt change in weather conditions while they were running in a rural area in northwestern Gansu province, local authorities confirmed on Sunday.