Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina France Requests Security Council Meeting on Syria Paris, Jan 21 (Prensa Latina) France called today to urgently hold a UN Security Council meeting on Syria, following the intervention of the Turkish army in the city of Afrin. Rohani: Iran in Nuclear Pact if Signatories Comply with it Tehran, Jan 21 (Prensa Latina) Iranian President Hasan Rohani said that Tehran will comply with the provisions of the nuclear pact with the G5 + 1, if the rest of the signatories do so. Turkish Troops Threaten to Attack Northern Syria Damascus, Jan 20 (Prensa Latina) The Turkish army threatened to carry out new attacks on targets of the Popular Protection Units (YPG), allied to the United States, in the northeastern Syrian region of Afrin, local media reported today. U.S. Vice-President Arrives in Egypt Cairo, Jan 20 (Prensa Latina) U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence arrived today in Egypt, where he is expected to meet top officials to discuss bilateral relations and regional matters. Cuban Medical Brigade in Namibia Holds Scientific Event Windohek, Jan 20 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban medical brigade in Namibia held a scientific event to review the cases treated by them, analyze the experiences with some patients, solutions to concrete problems and the collection of data, the Cuban Embassy reported today. Ayatollah Accuses U.S., Israel, Saudi Arabia of Sowing Chaos in Iran Tehran, Jan 20 (Prensa Latina) Iranian Ayatollah Emami Kashani accused the United States, Israel and Saudi Arabia of attempting to sow chaos in the country by taking advantage of its economic difficulties. Calm in Cabinda, Angolan Military Says Luanda, Jan 20 (Prensa Latina) The members of the Army Superior Council assured that the political-military situation in Cabinda is peaceful and calm, according to a communiqué published today by local media. Violence, an Erupting Volcano in the Democratic Republic of the Congo Por Julio MorejónHavana (Prensa Latina) Violence persists in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) as an erupting volcano, with sources that feed it and threaten to transform the country into a failed state. Nigerian Former President to Mediate in Kenyan Conflict Nairobi, Jan 20 (Prensa Latina) Former Nigerian president Olusegun Obasanjo will be the mediator in the Kenyan political conflict created by the intentions of opposition leaders of swearing in at the same time, parallely. Egyptian President Aspires to Second Term of Office 19 de enero de 2018, 17:52Cairo, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) Egyptian president Abdel Fattah El Sisi announced today his intention to run for president for a second term of office in the coming presidential elections in 2018, scheduled for late March. Somali Army Releases 30 Kids imprisoned by Islamists 19 de enero de 2018, 15:50Mogadishu, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) The Somali army released some 30 children prisoners of the Islamist group Al Shabab during a special operation in the south of the country, a regional website reported today. Israeli Forces Injured Palestinians in Gaza 19 de enero de 2018, 15:22Gaza, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) At least two Palestinian youngsters were shot today by the Israeli military, who used combat bullets during protests near the border fence of the Gaza Strip. Sudanese Police Arrests Eight Journalists, Confiscate two print run Khartoum, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) Police officers in Sudan arrested eight journalists and seized the print runs of two newspapers for disseminating information about the explosive internal situation, a local publication reported on Friday. Russian Foreign Minister Warns of Terrorist Threat in Afghanistan United Nations, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov warned at the United Nations on the possibility of Afghanistan becoming a center for international terrorism and called for action. Turkey Announces Military Operation Against Syrian Territory Ankara, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) Turkish Defense Minister Nurettin Canikli assured that the country''s armed forces are ready to launch a military operation against the town of Afrin, in north-western Syria. The UK, Kenya to Exchange for Greater Bilateral Cooperation Nairobi, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) The Secretary of State of Great Britain for International Development, Penny Mordaunt, arrived in Kenya today to seek greater cooperation between both nations in terms of economic growth and investment. US Attack Kills Members of Somali Terror Group Al Shabab Mogadishu, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) A US air strike killed four alleged members of the Somali armed group Al Shabab, in an area located 50 kilometers northwest of the port city of Kismayo. Ivorian Former Defense Minister Convicted for Conspiracy Yamoussoukro, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) Ivorian justice condemned former defense minister Moïse Lida Kouassi to 15 years in prison for ''conspiracy against the authority of the state,'' the national press said today. Nigeria Air Force Welcomes Two Female Pilots Abuja, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) The Nigerian Air Force (NA) has welcomed today two female pilots after one-year training in South Africa, in a promotion that included nine male officers. Syria Protests Strongly against U.S. Training Troops on its Territory Damascus, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) The U.S. government's decision to train 30,000 soldiers in northern Syria, on the border with Turkey, has raised strong reactions this week in this Middle East region, especially in Damascus and Ankara.