Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Were There Chemical Weapons in Areas Attacked by U.S.? http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27273&SEO=were-there-chemical-weapons-in-areas-attacked-by-u.s. Havana, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) US President Donald Trump said the joint missile attack by the United States, Britain and France against chemical weapons production centers in Guta, Syria, was a ''perfect offensive''. French Boo Macron As Social Mobilization Grows http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27244&SEO=french-boo-macron-as-social-mobilization-grows Paris, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) French President Emmanuel Macron was received today in the commune of Saint-Dié-des-Vosges with boos by plenty of assembled citizens, while the social mobilization against the government''s policy grows in the country. Lula, Even As a Political Prisoner, Defeats His Rivals for Presidency http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27232&SEO=lula-even-as-a-political-prisoner-defeats-his-rivals-for-presidency Brasilia, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) Former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva has been a political prisoner under the custody of the Federal Police in Curitiba for 10 days, and despite this fact, he is now unattainable for any candidate in October''s elections. América: Summits with Opposite Readings http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27209&SEO=america-summits-with-opposite-readings By Ulises Canales López Lima, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) A fragmented summit, the official one and another demanding by nature, the popular one, reflected in Peru the counter perceptions of the continent's reality, marked by resistance to the increasing U.S. hostility and the upturn of the right. How are Top Government Leaders Elected in Cuba? http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27202&SEO=how-are-top-government-leaders-elected-in-cuba By Nicholas Valdés Havana, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) This Wednesday will be inaugurated the Ninth Legislature of the People's Power National Assembly (parliament), based on direct elections held last November and March this year. Bolivia: Americas Summit Considered U.S. Political Instrument http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27091&SEO=bolivia-americas-summit-considered-u.s.-political-instrument La Paz, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) The deputy Minister of Coordination with Social Movements of Bolivia Jose Maria Alessandri, considered the Summit of the Americas since its creation became an instrument of U.S, policy, local media reflect today. Russia-USA: Lie Quoted at Stock Exchange http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27053&SEO=russia-usa-lie-quoted-at-stock-exchange By Antonio Rondón García Moscow, Apr 12 (Prensa Latina) The last events involving Syria would seem to demonstrate today that the lie is about to be quoted at the Stock Exchange of New York, if the 'benefits' of its use for the West are taken into account. FARC Prisoners Start a Hunger Strike http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27008&SEO=farc-prisoners-start-a-hunger-strike Bogota, (Prensa Latina) Political prisoners of the Revolutionary Alternative Force of the Common (FARC) declared themselves in ''peaceful disobedience'' and hunger strike indefinitely, in solidarity with the party''s leader Jesus Santrich. Latin America Has Little to Expect from Lima Summit http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=26960&SEO=latin-america-has-little-to-expect-from-lima-summit By Waldo MendiluzaHavana, Apr 10 (Prensa Latina) At a time of neoliberal recipes, of crusades against progressive leaders and of Donald Trump occupying the White House, the 8th Summit of the Americas in Lima, Peru, seems to offer little to those who want a united and less unequal Latin America. China, India Development will Warrant Asia Boom http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=26913&SEO=china-india-development-will-warrant-asia-boom Beijing, Apr 9 (Prensa Latina) Asia will keep its rapid pace of economic growth for the next 20 years thanks to strong development achieved by China and India, an expert predicted this Monday during the debates in the Boao Forum for Asia''s annual conference . Without Abandoning Diplomacy, China Ready for U.S. Tariff Onslaught http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=26519&SEO=without-abandoning-diplomacy-china-ready-for-u.s.-tariff-onslaught By Yolaidy Martinez Ruiz Beijing, Apr 6 (Prensa Latina) China has at hand the necessary weapons to keep standing and face the protectionist onslaught of the United states, even with hopes that the dialogue favors peace in a war also damaging to the global economy. Ecuadorians Implement Plan Against Consumption and Drug Trafficking http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=26508&SEO=ecuadorians-implement-plan-against-consumption-and-drug-trafficking Quito, Apr 6 (Prensa Latina) In order to prevent and reduce drug trafficking, the ''For our Rivers without Drugs'' campaign is being implemented today in Ecuador, inaugurated in the Amazonian province of Orellana. Donald Trump and His New Crusade against Immigrants http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=26385&SEO=donald-trump-and-his-new-crusade-against-immigrants Washington, (Prensa Latina) U.S. President Donald Trump has renewed today his frequent pressure by demanding laws on more rigorous immigration, while he charges against the Democrats and the Latin American nations in his latest crusade against immigrants. Outstanding Anti- Apartheid Fighter Winnie Mandela Passed Away http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=26345&SEO=outstanding-anti-apartheid-fighter-winnie-mandela-passed-away Pretoria, Apr 2 (Prensa Latina) South Africans mourn today veteran anti-apartheid fighter Winnie Mandela who passed away today at the age of 81 years old. She became a reflection of the South African women during the years of repression against the majority black population. Afghanistan Postpones Parliamentary Elections for October http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=26342&SEO=afghanistan-postpones-parliamentary-elections-for-october Kabul, Apr 2 (Prensa Latina) The Afghan government''s decision to postpone the parliamentary elections for October 20, three months after the planned date, has today an impact on Afghanistan due to its insecurity situation. Cuban Women, Daring Fighters at All Times http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=26309&SEO=cuban-women-daring-fighters-at-all-times Por Marta Denis ValleHavana (Prensa Latina) The essential role of Cuban women in the economic, scientific and political life of the country shows their remarkable social ascent, which is clearly confirmed by reaching parliamentary supremacy, the second worldwide, in 2018. Currency Standardization in Cuba, Urgency and Complexities http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=26260&SEO=currency-standardization-in-cuba-urgency-and-complexities Por Maria Julia MayoralHavana (Prensa Latina) Cuba has two currencies as legal tenders, the peso (CUP) and the convertible peso (CUC), but according to facts, none of them complies with the functions of money, thus creating distortions in the national economy. Cuba, Vietnam Seek Closer Ties with Nguyen Phu Trong Visit http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=26186&SEO=cuba-vietnam-seek-closer-ties-with-nguyen-phu-trong-visit Havana, (Prensa Latina) The general secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (PCV), Nguyen Phu Trong, arrived today in Cuba with the purpose of strengthening political, economic and cooperation relations between both countries. Trump Further Estranged from Multilateralism, Cuban Expert Alerts http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=26117&SEO=trump-further-estranged-from-multilateralism-cuban-expert-alerts Havana, Mar 27 (Prensa Latina) The President of the United States, Donald Trump, promotes a foreign policy ever more apart from multilateralism, alerted here today Cuban researcher, Luis Rene Fernandez. U.S. Commercial Warfare against China, Who Loses More? http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=26072&SEO=u.s.-commercial-warfare-against-china-who-loses-more Por Yolaidy Martinez RuizBeijing, Mar 26 (Prensa Latina) U.S. President Donald Trump lit the fire of a commercial warfare against China that has earned generalized rejection and raised fears of another Great Depression in his country, with the subsequent collapse of the world economy.