Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina UN Special Envoy to Syria Seeks to Relaunch Political Process 18 de abril de 2018, 16:49United Nations, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Special Envoy for Syria, Staffan de Mistura, is seeking today to relaunch the process for a political solution, which was severely damaged after the attacks by the United States, France and the United Kingdom on that Arab nation. Over 500 Displaced Syrians in Lebanon Return Home 18 de abril de 2018, 16:21Damascus, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) More than 500 displaced Syrians who had settled in Lebanon returned home today in the city of Beit Jinn, in the Rif Dimashq Governorate, government sources said. Were There Chemical Weapons in Areas Attacked by U.S.? Havana, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) US President Donald Trump said the joint missile attack by the United States, Britain and France against chemical weapons production centers in Guta, Syria, was a ''perfect offensive''. South Sudan Armed Groups Release Over 207 Children Juba, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) More than 207 children have been released from the armed groups ranks in South Sudan,odf the 19 thousand register by the United Nations. Egypt's Military Says IS Leader in Sinai Killed in Shootout Cairo, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Egypt's military says its forces have killed a man they identified as the leader of the Islamic State group in the Sinai Peninsula. 14 African Countries Armies in Military Maneuvers in Morocco,Tunisia Tunisia, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Armies from 14 African, Europeans, and United States countries are carrying the largest annual military maneuvers of this continent, the African Lion 2018, until the end of the month. Heavy Rain Kills 14 in Tanzania Dar El Salaam, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Heavy rains that hit this capital a few days ago have killed 14 people, police sources reported today. Ethiopia Seeks to Give New Impetus to Sugar Industry Addis Abbaba, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) The Ethiopian government plans to hire foreign companies to help develop the country''s sugar industry, after canceling the contract to a military-industrial conglomerate in a key project, it was announced in this capital today. Upward Trend in the Angola Economy Luanda, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Upward revision to Angola economy growth for this year and 2019 made by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) is seen today with optimism by political groups and local entrepreneurs. Palestinian Journalists Denounce Repression of Israel Beirut, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) So far this year, Israel has arrested 45 Palestinian journalists, has killed one and has injured over 90, according to a report sent to Prensa Latina. Syrian Delegation Arrives in Crimea to Participate in the Yalta Forum Simferopol, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) A Syrian official delegation arrived in Crimea to attend the 4th International Economic Forum of Yalta 2018, coinciding with the celebration today of the youth version of that event. EU-Turkey Agreement Dramatically Reduced Migratory Influx Ankara, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) The spokesman of the International Organization for Migration (IOM), Joel Millman, deemed today that the migration agreement between the European Union and Turkey was crucial to curb refugees'' arrival in Greece. Iran Rebuffs US and UK Accusations at the UN Tehran, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Iran denied accusations by the United States and the United Kingdom in the UN Security Council regarding the alleged participation of Tehran in the war in Yemen. Black Panther Breaks 30-year Cinema Ban in Saudi Arabia Riyadh, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) After a 30-year ban on the enjoyment of cinema art in the country, the kingdom of Saudi Arabia will open today a new theater with the box-office hit U.S. movie Black Panther. The film will thus renew the taste for cinema recreation, following certain very strict norms of behavior. Burundi Govt Cracks Down on Opponents Ahead of Referendum Bujumbura, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina)The Burundian government and members of the ruling party have been engaged in a violent crackdown on opponents ahead of a controversial referendum planned for May this year sources said. Syrians Celebrate 72 Years of Independence By Oscar Bravo Fong Damascus, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) Syria, a country where mass demonstrations are held these days in rejection of the recent aggression of the United States and Western allies, celebrates today the 72nd anniversary of Independence Day. UN to Support Work in Angolan Ports Luanda, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) Mukshisa Kituyi, secretary general of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), assured that Unctad will supoort the work in Angolan ports for development, local media reported. Spanish Demand to Clarify Use of Bases to Bomb Syria Madrid, Apr 16 (Prensa Latina) The parties Izquierda Unida (IU) and En Marea today urged the government of Mariano Rajoy to clarify the participation of a U.S. ship and two planes based in Spanish military bases in the aggression against Syria. EU Justifies Attack by U.S. and Allies on Syria Luxembourg, Apr 16 (Prensa Latina) The European Union (EU) today justified the attack perpetrated by the United States, the United Kingdom and France on Syria, and supported possible new sanctions on the African nation for the alleged use of chemical weapons, without evidence. Trade with Neighboring Nations Brings Millions in Income to Ethiopia Addis Ababa, Apr 16 (Prensa Latina) Ethiopia earned 855.422 million dollars in the last year through exports of various products to neighboring countries, the Foreign Ministry reported today.