Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina UN Highlights Salvadoran Efforts in Defense of Human Rights San Salvador, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Government efforts to guarantee and defend human rights in El Salvador were highlighted here today by the highest authority in the United Nations, Zeid Ra''ad Al Hussein. Police Arrested 100 Salvadorean Gangs Members in Raid San Salvador, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) A hundred suspects were arrested today by an anti-gang raid of the National Civil Police and the Attorney General of the Republic, in the Salvadoran department of La Libertad. Salvadorians Seek Reopening Case of 1989 Jesuits' Massacre San Salvador, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The murder of six Jesuit religious in 1989 still remains unpunished and several sectors of Salvadoran society today request a trial against the military that ordered and perpetrated the massacre. Xi Jinping Willing to Strengthen China-Panama Ties (+Photos) Beijing, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Chinese President Xi Jinping expressed his willingness to develop and strengthen bilateral relations with Panama, today welcoming his counterpart form that Central American country, Juan Carlos Varela. Varela and FM Wang Yi Open Panama's Embassy in China Beijing, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Panamanian President, Juan Carlos Varela, and Chinese Foreign Minister, Wang Yi, have opened today the embassy of that Central American nation in this capital, a step that seals the establishment of bilateral relations five months ago. New Norms for Building in Mexican Capital after Quake Mexico, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) The City of Mexico will implement new norms for constructions in the capital, as well as for rehabilitation of buildings affected by the earthquake of September 19, it was known here. Mexico Deems Unacceptable US Stance on NAFTA Mexico, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) Mexico deems as unacceptable some of the proposals by the United States in the negotiations for the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), Mexican Agriculture Secretary Jose Calzada said today. Seized 229 Packets of Drugs in Dominican Republic Santo Domingo, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) The prosecutor''s office in the Dominican province of Hato Mayor and the National Drug Control Directorate (DNCD) have reportedly seized 229 packages of presumably cocaine. Millions of Mexicans Without Access to Health Benefits Mexico, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) More than 32 million Mexicans who perform some productive activity lack access to health services, according to the National Institute of Statistics and Geography (INEGI). Mexico to Create Center to Capture, Use and Store C02 Mexico, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) Mexico will create a Center for the Capture, Use and Storing of Carbon Dioxide (CEMCCUS), the Secretary of Energy (SENER) reported today. Pemex Reports Lowest Refining Levels in 25 Years Mexico, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) is reporting its lowest gasoline refining and production levels in 25 years, so the company has been forced to spend in imports. Celac Promotes South-South Cooperation as Tool for Integration San Salvador, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) The concertation of mechanisms of South-South cooperation marked the technical meeting of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CLACS in English) that concludes today in this capital. Unemployment Rebounded in Mexico Mexico, Nov 14 (Prensa Latina) The unemployment rate rose in Mexico in the third quarter of the year, the highest since the fourth quarter of 2016, the National Institute of Statistics and Geography (INEGI) reported today. Drug Cartels Fight Increases Violence in Mexican Tijuana Mexico, Nov 14 (Prensa Latina) The disputes among drug-trafficking organizations have put unsafety in the Mexican northern Tijuana out of control, with 1,517 people killings so far this year. Puerto Rican Patriot Oscar Lopez Awarded Order of Solidarity (+Photos) Havana, Nov 14 (Prensa Latina) Puerto Rican pro-independence fighter Oscar Lopez was awarded today, in a solemn ceremony, the Order of Solidarity given by the Council of State of the Republic of Cuba. Number of Women Jailed in Mexico Increases Due to Drugs Mexico, Nov 14 (Prensa Latina) The number of women jailed in Mexico for crimes associated with drug trafficking increased in recent years, it was reported here today. Storm Ravages over Panamenian Officials' Links to Odebrecht Panama, Nov 14 (Prensa Latina) Contradictions between Panamanian prosecution and former attorney general Ana Belfon, discuss today if it is legal to investigate government officials including present head of State, Juan Carlos Varela, for receiving donations from Brazilian firm Odebrecht for his election campaign. Almost 640 Elderly People Abandoned in Costa Rica in Two Years San Jose, Nov 14 (Prensa Latina) A total of 639 elderly people were abandoned by their families in Costa Rica in 2015 and 2016, according to figures issued by the National Council of the Elderly People (Conapam), published today in this capital city. Costa Rica Attracted 118 Foreign Investment Projects in 3 Years San Jose, Nov 13 (Prensa Latina) President Luis Guillermo SolĂ­s administration attracted 118 foreign investment projects between 2014 and 2016, which generated 33,778 jobs, according to figures from the Costa Rican Development Initiatives Coalition (CINDE). Nicaragua Among Those Who Invest More in Wind Energy Managua, Nov 13 (Prensa Latina) Nicaragua is today among the first Latin American and Caribbean countries that invest the most in wind energy, as part of the transformation and diversification of the energy matrix promoted by the Sandinista government.