Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuba is a Safe Place for U.S. People, Says Expert http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23716&SEO=cuba-is-a-safe-place-for-u.s.-people-says-expert 22 de enero de 2018, 18:00Washington, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) A travel expert said that Cuba is currently one of the safest countries for tourism, which is why more U.S. people should know and enjoy it. Venezuelan Authorities Condemn Sanctions of the European Union http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23710&SEO=venezuelan-authorities-condemn-sanctions-of-the-european-union 22 de enero de 2018, 16:48Caracas, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Vice President Jorge Rodriguez condemned the punitive measures package approved by the European Union (EU) against seven government officials of this South American nation. Russia Asks for Respecting Sovereignty and Integrity of Syria http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23705&SEO=russia-asks-for-respecting-sovereignty-and-integrity-of-syria 22 de enero de 2018, 16:31Moscow, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Russia reiterated that Syrian sovereignty and integrity should be respected, as in the northern area of this country Turkish troops operate with the support of armored vehicles and planes, on the grounds that they are fighting the Kurdish guerrillas. UNICEF Supports Recovery of Educational Sector in Dominica http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23701&SEO=unicef-supports-recovery-of-educational-sector-in-dominica 22 de enero de 2018, 15:36Roseau, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Children''s Fund (UNICEF) has set aside 500,000 Euros to support the recovery of the educational sector in Dominica, devastated by Hurricane Maria, mass media reported today. Mahmoud Abbas Asks Europe to Recognize Palestine as a State http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23700&SEO=mahmoud-abbas-asks-europe-to-recognize-palestine-as-a-state 22 de enero de 2018, 15:35Brussels, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Mahmoud Abbas, President of the Palestinian National Authority (PNA), asked today the European Union (EU) to recognize Palestine as a State and play a political role to restart the peace process in the Middle East. Cuba and Spain Sign Understanding Agreement on Justice http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23699&SEO=cuba-and-spain-sign-understanding-agreement-on-justice 22 de enero de 2018, 15:34Havana, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) The Ministers of Justice of Cuba and Spain, María Esther Reus and Rafael Catalá, respectively, signed an understanding memorandum on justice in this capital Monday, to facilitate cooperation between both nations. ILO Seeks tools to fight violence against Women at work http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23695&SEO=ilo-seeks-tools-to-fight-violence-against-women-at-work 22 de enero de 2018, 15:12Geneva, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) A new convention of the International Labor Organization (ILO) will address gender violence and discrimination in the labor sector that will include abuse and harassment of women, the organization announced today. UN Secretary-General Guterres Lauds Reopening of War and Peace Museum http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23689&SEO=un-secretary-general-guterres-lauds-reopening-of-war-and-peace-museum United Nations, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) UN Secretary-General António Guterres celebrated the reopening of the Museum of War and Peace, in the French department of the Ardennes, and stressed the need to spread more about history. New Artificial Retina That Can Be Used in Transplants http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23685&SEO=new-artificial-retina-that-can-be-used-in-transplants London, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) An international group of scientists created the first artificial retina that can replace a damaged one, the specialized journal Nano Letters published on Wednesday. Organizers are Satisfied with Closure of FITUR 2018 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23680&SEO=organizers-are-satisfied-with-closure-of-fitur-2018 Madrid, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) The organizers of the International Tourism Fair of Spain Fitur 2018 today showed satisfaction with the results of this meeting that ended past weekend with a broad presence of professionals and the public. More Than 100 Jails Blocked in France by Guards Strike http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23679&SEO=more-than-100-jails-blocked-in-france-by-guards-strike Paris, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) A total of 115 prisons are currently blocked in France as part of a prison vigilance strike aimed at demanding greater security measures, a movement started a week ago. Iraqi Court Condemns German Citizen to Death http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23678&SEO=iraqi-court-condemns-german-citizen-to-death Baghdad, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) The Central Criminal Court of Baghdad has sentenced a German citizen of Moroccan origin to death for her participation in crimes committed by Daesh or Islamic State (IS), it was reported here today. Successful Cuban Habanosommelier to Guarantee International Contest http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23677&SEO=successful-cuban-habanosommelier-to-guarantee-international-contest Havana, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) The celebration in this capital of the national Habanosommelier contest is today a guarantee for the international competition, scheduled for late February and early March. One Percent of World Population Hoards Planetary Wealth http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23676&SEO=one-percent-of-world-population-hoards-planetary-wealth Davos, Switzerland, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Non-Government Organization (NGO) Oxfam informed today that 82 percent of world health created in 2017 ended up in the hands of one percent of the richest. Mediation Could Solve Assange's Situation, Lenin Moreno Says http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23675&SEO=mediation-could-solve-assanges-situation-lenin-moreno-says Quito, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) President Lenin Moreno has confirmed that mediation could help resolve the situation of Julian Assange, who remains as an asylee in the Ecuadorian embassy in London. Pope Francis in Peru: Reality Exceeded Expectations http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23670&SEO=pope-francis-in-peru-reality-exceeded-expectations Lima, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis'' visit to Peru from January 18 to 21 exceeded the most optimistic predictions in terms of people''s participation, organization and the way in which the Holy Father dealt with the national situation. Syrian Opposition Supports Upcoming Dialogue Conference in Sochi http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23667&SEO=syrian-opposition-supports-upcoming-dialogue-conference-in-sochi Damascus, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Several political forces and opposition parties have pledged to attend the Syrian National Dialogue Conference, to be held in the Russian city of Sochi late this month, TV networks reported. Russia to Cooperate with Syria in Construction http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23665&SEO=russia-to-cooperate-with-syria-in-construction Damascus, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Russian company Stroy Expert reportedly signed an agreement with Syrian Public Works and Housing Ministry to help build infrastructure and push ahead housing projects in several Syrian cities. France Requests Security Council Meeting on Syria http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23662&SEO=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. Cubans, French Highlight Potential to Increase Bilateral Ties http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23659&SEO=cubans-french-highlight-potential-to-increase-bilateral-ties Paris, Jan 21 (Prensa Latina) Cubans and French expressed their interest in working together to expand and reinforce the historic bilateral relations, was released in a meeting organized by the Cuba Cooperation France Association (CubaCop).