Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Colombia to Progress in Sustainable Development 16 de julio de 2018, 17:25United Nations, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) Colombia hopes today to continue advancing in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), beyond what is considered by a current president and always with the support of the civil society. Mexican Singer Armando Manzanero Records Songs in Cuba 16 de julio de 2018, 17:21Havana, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) Mexican singer-songwriter Armando Manzanero today recorded for the first time in Cuba three songs with the renowned singer Haila Maria Mompie, which will be included in the artist''s next production. UN Demands to Reduce Confrontations in Gaza 16 de julio de 2018, 17:06United Nations, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East peace process, Nickolay Mladenov, today called for reducing confrontations in Gaza, an occupied Palestinian territory that he considers to be on the verge of a war. Cases of Children with Visual Problems Increase in Paraguay 16 de julio de 2018, 16:42Asuncion, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) Paraguayan ophthalmologists detected that between 40 and 50 percent of the children seen in the clinic presented visual problems, health authorities reported today. Solidarity Is Important for Lula's Release, Says PT President 16 de julio de 2018, 16:40By Cosset Lazo Perez Governor Rosello Asks FIFA to Promote Football in Puerto Rico 16 de julio de 2018, 16:26San Juan Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) The Governor of Puerto Rico, Ricardo Rosello, today asked the President of the International Federation of Football Association (FIFA), Gianni Infantino, to promote this sport on the island. Salvadorian President to Join Cuban Meeting of Sao Paulo Forum 16 de julio de 2018, 16:18San Salvador, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) The government of El Salvador today confirmed the attendance of President Salvador Sanchez Ceren to the 24th Meeting of Sao Paulo Forum, in Cuba, where the Latin American left join together to discuss its challenges. Argentine Senator Asks For Report On Entry of U.S. Troops 16 de julio de 2018, 15:56Buenos Aires, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) Argentine Senator Magdalena Odarda presented a request for a report to the Upper House on information that U.S. troops will arrive here to instruct the security forces ahead of the upcoming G20 summit. Red Alert in Costa Rica's Four Municipalities Due to Heavy Rains 16 de julio de 2018, 15:54San Jose, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) The National Emergency Commission (CNE) decreed today a red alert for four cantons -municipalities- of Costa Rica to have greater vigilance to these territories and to inform their inhabitants about the persistent rains. India, Iran Hold Diplomatic Consultations 16 de julio de 2018, 15:46New Delhi, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) India and Iran highlighted today in this capital the progress of the decisions made during the visit here in February of the Iranian President, Hasan Rouhani to strengthen the connectivity and commercial and economic cooperation. Cuba Deems As Vital to Advance in CELAC-EU Cooperation 16 de julio de 2018, 15:33Brussels, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Abelardo Moreno today deemed as vital to advance in cooperation between the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) and the European Union (EU) despite the differences between the two regions. Delegates Denounce Media War Against the Left in Sao Paolo Forum 16 de julio de 2018, 15:29Havana, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) Delegates to the 24th Meeting of the Forum of Sao Paolo denounced today in this capital the media aggression that the United States and other power centers carried out against the Latin American revolutionary and progressive governments and their leaders. Venezuela's President Highlights Police Forces' Commitment 16 de julio de 2018, 15:24Caracas, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro today led the graduation ceremony of new police officers from the National Experimental Security University (UNES) and highlighted their commitment to peace in the South American country. Syrian War Correspondent Died in Quneitra 16 de julio de 2018, 15:11Damascus, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) Adding the death today of the Syrian correspondent Mustafa Salameh after an attack by terrorist groups in the town of Mazhara, in Quneitra, there are over 50 journalists who perished during the war in this country. Prensa Latina Exhorted Latin American Journalism to Unity 16 de julio de 2018, 15:09Havana, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) Prensa Latina News Agency called today for the urgent coordination, integration and unity of Latin American journalism in defense of the struggles of the regional peoples. Venezuelan Women Stand Out in Defense of Life and its Revolution 16 de julio de 2018, 14:51Havana, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan women in the midst of imperial hostility come out every day to defend life and the Bolivarian Revolution, assured today the leader of the United Socialist Party of Venezuela (PSUV), Blanca Eekhout. FARC Leader Ivan Marquez Declines to Take Office in Congress 16 de julio de 2018, 14:47Bogota, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) The leader of the Popular Revolutionary Alternative Force (FARC) party, Ivan Marquez, declined today to take office as a senator in Colombia, after alleging that ''peace is trapped in the networks of treason.'' Environmental Impact of Parents is Passed on to Offspring 16 de julio de 2018, 13:52Zúrich,Jul 16 (Prensa Latina)Anyone with lots of brown adipose tissue, or brown fat, can count themselves lucky: this tissueâ€''which is found in some people under the tongue, around the collarbone and along the spineâ€''helps them to use up excess energy. The more brown fat someone has and the more active it is, the lower their risk seems to be of becoming overweight or developing metabolic disorders. Transpacific Partnership Chief Negotiators to Meet in Japan 16 de julio de 2018, 13:42Tokyo, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina)Chief negotiators from the 11 countries that signed the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade agreement will hold talks in Japan this week. Foreign Currency Crunch Chemical, Construction Exports in Ethiopia 16 de julio de 2018, 13:34Addis Abeba,Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) The spiral foreign currency shortage has hampered the export of chemical and construction inputs in Ethiopia.