Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Sudanese Police Arrests Eight Journalists, Confiscate two print run http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23608&SEO=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. US Attack Kills Members of Somali Terror Group Al Shabab http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23597&SEO=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. Nigeria Air Force Welcomes Two Female Pilots http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23593&SEO=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. Lebanese Security Chief Warrants Tranquility in the Face of Elections http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23549&SEO=lebanese-security-chief-warrants-tranquility-in-the-face-of-elections Beirut, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) The head of the Lebanese General Security, Major General Abbas Ibrahim, guaranteed today that there is no threat against the next parliamentary elections and the situation is still under control. US Military Aggression against Syria Denounced http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23519&SEO=us-military-aggression-against-syria-denounced Damascus, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian Foreign Ministry has denounced that the military presence of U.S. troops in this Arab country is a form of aggression and a flagrant violation of the International Law. UN Requests Urgent Aid for 5.4 million Somalis http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23497&SEO=un-requests-urgent-aid-for-5.4-million-somalis Mogadishu, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) The UN representation in Somalia requested the international community $ 600 million to attend this year to 5.4 million people in danger of death due to famine, a local media reported today. South African President Receives credentials of Cuban Ambassador http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23491&SEO=south-african-president-receives-credentials-of-cuban-ambassador Pretoria, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) South African President Jacob Zuma received today the credentials that accredit Rodolfo Benítez Verson as Cuba''s new ambassador in this country, during a ceremony held at the house of protocol of the presidency in this capital. Syrian Army Takes Control of over 90 Towns in Idleb http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23486&SEO=syrian-army-takes-control-of-over-90-towns-in-idleb Damascus, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) After taking control over Abu al Dahour and the towns of Sinjar and al-Tamaniah in Idleb, the Syrian Army has reportedly expelled terrorists from 90 towns in that southwestern province, paving the way towards the provincial capital in sweeping operations against Jabhat al-Nusra and other terrorist groups. Islamist Group Blamed For Attacks on Mosque in Cameroon http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23468&SEO=islamist-group-blamed-for-attacks-on-mosque-in-cameroon Yaoundé, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) The attack against a mosque in the Cameroonian north was attributed today by the Cameroonian authorities to the armed Islamist group Boko Haram, whose headquarters is located in the northeastern state of Borno. Deputy Chief of Staff of the DRC Arrested in Gabon http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23467&SEO=deputy-chief-of-staff-of-the-drc-arrested-in-gabon Kinshasa, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) The former chief of staff of the Democratic Republic of the Congo Faustin Munene has been arrested since January 10 in Gabon, the national press reported today. Equatorial Guinea Will Seek French Help to Probe Coup http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23466&SEO=equatorial-guinea-will-seek-french-help-to-probe-coup Dakar, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Equatorial Guinea will ask the French government to help investigate a coup which it says was plotted by mercenaries from Chad, Sudan and Central African Republic and financed by ''personalities'' in France. UN Warns about Consequences of Cutting Aid to Palestine http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23439&SEO=un-warns-about-consequences-of-cutting-aid-to-palestine United Nations, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres warned today about the serious consequences of a cut in the financial aid from the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA). Lebanon Ready to Face any Kind of Aggression http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23436&SEO=lebanon-ready-to-face-any-kind-of-aggression Beirut, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) The chief of the Lebanese Army, General Joseph Aoun, made sure today that Lebanon is ready to face any Israeli aggression. Nigeria Calls On US Embassy Due to Trump's Insult http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23434&SEO=nigeria-calls-on-us-embassy-due-to-trumps-insult Abuja, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) Nigeria asked the US embassy for clarification on the insulting formulations about Africa made last week by President Donald Trump, the Foreign Ministry reported today. Senegal Sends 200 Soldiers to Mali to Support Peacekeeping Operation http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23404&SEO=senegal-sends-200-soldiers-to-mali-to-support-peacekeeping-operation Dakar, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) The Senegalese army sent today about 200 soldiers to support a peacekeeping operation in the center of Mali, according to the digital portal Metrodakar.net. Protests in Syria Against Syrian Democratic Forces http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23394&SEO=protests-in-syria-against-syrian-democratic-forces Damascus, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) Dozens of residents of the city of Manbij, at about 81 kilometers northwest of the city of Aleppo, protested today against the practices of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), which force youngsters to join their ranks. African Union Conditions Relations with U.S. on Mutual Respect http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23390&SEO=african-union-conditions-relations-with-u.s.-on-mutual-respect Addis Ababa, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) The African Union (AU) conditioned the flowering of relations with the United States on respect, according to a tweet posed by the chairman of the UA Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat. Namibia Resorts to Irony to Criticize Donald Trump's Insults http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23387&SEO=namibia-resorts-to-irony-to-criticize-donald-trumps-insults Windhoek, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) Namibia resorted today to irony on the Internet to respond to U.S. President Donald Trump''s recent statements, according to which the African States and Haiti are shithole countries. Authorities Arrest 22 After Massacre in Southern Senegal http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23363&SEO=authorities-arrest-22-after-massacre-in-southern-senegal Dakar, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina)Authorities in Senegal have arrested 22 people following a massacre in the country''s southern Casamance region where the suspects had been looking for firewood in the forest. German Elite Police Unit Plans Expansion as Risk of Attacks Rises http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=23361&SEO=german-elite-police-unit-plans-expansion-as-risk-of-attacks-rises Berlín, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) Germany's elite special police unit is hiring more staff and will open a new center in Berlin because the threat of new terror attacks in the capital is higher than in the west of the country where it is currently based, its chief said today.