Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina US Former MLB Players on School Baseball Clinics in Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21242&SEO=us-former-mlb-players-on-school-baseball-clinics-in-cuba 17 de noviembre de 2017, 16:59Havana, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Baseball Federation and the Association of Retired Baseball Players of the United States will develop improvement clinics for athletes of the school category at three stadiums on the island. Canada Sends Iraq Bomb Disposal Experts Train National Troops http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21241&SEO=canada-sends-iraq-bomb-disposal-experts-train-national-troops 17 de noviembre de 2017, 16:36Ottawa, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Canada sent a group of 20 army combat engineers to train Iraqi security forces in detecting and defusing roadside bombs planted by the Islamic State (ISIS) groups here, the Army reported today. US Imposes New Fine because of Possible Violation of Blockade http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21240&SEO=us-imposes-new-fine-because-of-possible-violation-of-blockade 17 de noviembre de 2017, 16:32Washington, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The US Department of Treasury announced Friday that US firm American Express Company (AMEX) will have to pay a fine of 204,277 US dollars because of the violation of the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed to Cuba more than 55 years ago. Canada Receives Support as Host of WADA http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21237&SEO=canada-receives-support-as-host-of-wada 17 de noviembre de 2017, 16:24Ottawa, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Press media and personalities from Canada highlighted the decision of the Executive Committee of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to keep its host building in the Canadian city of Montreal, at least up to 2031. Pyongyang Condemns US Double Standard on Nuke Issue http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21236&SEO=pyongyang-condemns-us-double-standard-on-nuke-issue 17 de noviembre de 2017, 16:23Pyongyang, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The Democratic People''s Republic of Korea (DPRK) condemned the US double standard shown when trying to negotiate denuclearization of the Korean peninsula, while puts pressure on Pyongyang to make it rule out its self-defensive nuclear program. Stanford Researchers Find New Types of Bacteria in Dolphin Mouths http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21230&SEO=stanford-researchers-find-new-types-of-bacteria-in-dolphin-mouths 17 de noviembre de 2017, 13:34Washington,Nov 17 (Prensa Latina)Researchers of U.S. Stanford University have discovered a new bacteria that were never seen before, which were described as ''a dark matter of the biological world,'' said a study released today. Trump's Approval Sinks Further in New Poll http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21228&SEO=trumps-approval-sinks-further-in-new-poll Washington, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The approval of the work of US President Donald Trump reached a new low in November and decreased for three consecutive months, according to a survey released today. Russia Denounces Fake US Diplomacy on Syrian Issue http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21221&SEO=russia-denounces-fake-us-diplomacy-on-syrian-issue Moscow, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Russia denounced the practice of a false diplomacy by the United States on the subject of the alleged use of chemical weapons in Syria and a resolution on a mission to investigate such events in that Levantine country. FARC Warns UN of Breach of Peace Agreement in Colombia http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21215&SEO=farc-warns-un-of-breach-of-peace-agreement-in-colombia Bogotá, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The president of the FARC party, Rodrigo Londoño (Timochenko), warned the UN today about the breach of the Peace Agreement by the Colombian State. 9th International Security Forum Opens in Halifax,Canada http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21212&SEO=9th-international-security-forum-opens-in-halifaxcanada Ottawa, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The 9th International Security Forum begins today in the Canadian city of Halifax, with the participation of experts in global terrorism, climate change, cyber warfare, nuclear proliferation, promotion and protection of human rights. Cuba Ratifies its Internationalist Position at COP 23 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21209&SEO=cuba-ratifies-its-internationalist-position-at-cop-23 Bonn, Germany, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Even under the effects of the economic blockade imposed by the United States, Cuba will internationally share its experience in confronting climate change, officials announced at COP 23, an event that ends today. Cuban and US Neurosurgeons Meet in Havana http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21202&SEO=cuban-and-us-neurosurgeons-meet-in-havana Havana, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) In the framework of the NeuroCuba 2017 International Congress, which today is developing its second work session, national and US doctors meet to exchange on neurosurgery. Puerto Rico, a Protagonist in Latin Grammy Ceremony http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21196&SEO=puerto-rico-a-protagonist-in-latin-grammy-ceremony Las Vegas, USA, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Puerto Rico, the Caribbean island that continues devastated today after the passing of Hurricane Maria, was the protagonist in the 2017 Latin Grammy Awards through music and solidarity messages to that territory with colonial status. During the ceremony held last night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, in addition to the awarding ceremony and performances of renowned artists, the defense of immigrant rights and the examples of support to the island stood out. Decisive Fifth Round of the NAFTA in Mexico, say Specialists http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21195&SEO=decisive-fifth-round-of-the-nafta-in-mexico-say-specialists Mexico, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The fifth round of negotiations of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) between the United States, Canada and Mexico, beginning today in this country, will be decisive to continue at the negotiating table, they insure specialists. Attacks on US Diplomats are Impossible, Says Cuban Specialist http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21176&SEO=attacks-on-us-diplomats-are-impossible-says-cuban-specialist Havana, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Renowned Cuban neurologist Nelson Gomez reaffirmed today that it is impossible for a sound wave, even intense, to cause a concussion, referring to the alleged sonic attacks against U.S. diplomats in Cuba. Scientists Try First Gene Editing In Live Human http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21174&SEO=scientists-try-first-gene-editing-in-live-human Washington, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) US scientists for the first time have tried editing a gene in a patient''s body, Benioff Children''s Hospital in San Francisco, California, reported today. USA Industrial Production Output Continues to Rise http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21165&SEO=usa-industrial-production-output-continues-to-rise Washington, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Industrial production in the United States increased 0.9 percent in the last month after the revised increase of 0.4 percent in September, the Federal Reserve announced today. Mutation in Blood Clotting Gene May Extend Human Life Span http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21163&SEO=mutation-in-blood-clotting-gene-may-extend-human-life-span Washington,Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) The girl, who lived in an Indiana Amish community, nearly bled to death during what should have been routine scalp surgery. Japan, USA Seek to Strengthen Military Alliance http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21164&SEO=japan-usa-seek-to-strengthen-military-alliance Tokyo, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Japanese Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe, has expressed today Admiral Harry Harris, leading the U.S. Army command in the Pacific, his intention to work with Washington to strengthen the bilateral alliance. US Sanctions Hinders Aid to Earthquake Victims in Iran http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21157&SEO=us-sanctions-hinders-aid-to-earthquake-victims-in-iran Tehran, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) The sanctions imposed to Iran by the US government hinders sending of aid to Iran in order to assist those affected by last Sunday's earthquake, denounced Think Progress website, quoted by the local press.