Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Miguel Díaz-Canel Receives President of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27401&SEO=miguel-diaz-canel-receives-president-of-venezuela-nicolas-maduro Havana, Apr 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel received today Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro, who arrived last night on the island with the aim of strengthening the brotherhood between the two countries. Iran Accuses U.S.A. of Using Depleted Uranium against Syria http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27396&SEO=iran-accuses-u.s.a.-of-using-depleted-uranium-against-syria Tehran, Apr 21 (Prensa Latina) Iran accused today the United States of using shells with depleted uranium in the April 14th attack on Syria. Crimea Expects Multimillion Agreements from Yalta Economic Forum http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27394&SEO=crimea-expects-multimillion-agreements-from-yalta-economic-forum By Antonio Rondón García Simferopol, Crimea, Apr 21 (Prensa Latina) The 4th Yalta International Economic Forum expects to sign agreements for over 100 billion roubles (some 1.6 billion dollars), indicated Crimea's top official, Serguei Aksionov. UN Welcomes DPRK Decision to Abandon Nuclear Tests http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27389&SEO=un-welcomes-dprk-decision-to-abandon-nuclear-tests United Nations, Apr 21 (Prensa Latina) UN Secretary General António Guterres today celebrated the decision of the Democratic People''s Republic of Korea (DPRK) to suspend nuclear tests and the launching of intercontinental ballistic missiles. Yalta Forum Calls for Alternative Instrument to Fake News http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27363&SEO=yalta-forum-calls-for-alternative-instrument-to-fake-news By Antonio Rondón García Simferopol, Apr 20 (Prensa Latina) Participants in a panel discussion on fake news at the 4th Yalta International Economic Forum proposed today to create an alternative instrument to counter the creation and use of forgeries. Open Line of Communication Between Korean Leaders http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27353&SEO=open-line-of-communication-between-korean-leaders Seoul, Apr 20 (Prensa Latina) The Democratic People''s Republic of Korea (DPRK) and South Korea opened today the telephone line that its leaders will use before their summit and as part of the approach and detente ongoing in the peninsula. Unity of Cubans the Main Weapon, Affirm Raul Castro and Díaz-Canel http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27351&SEO=unity-of-cubans-the-main-weapon-affirm-raul-castro-and-diaz-canel Havana, Apr 20 (Prensa Latina) The unity of the people constitutes the main defense weapon of the Cuban Revolution, the deputies Raúl Castro and Miguel Díaz-Canel, president of the outgoing and incoming Councils of State and Ministers, agreed here, respectively. Nobel Prize Laureate Perez Esquivel Denied Pemission to Visit Lula http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27342&SEO=nobel-prize-laureate-perez-esquivel-denied-pemission-to-visit-lula Brasilia, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) Nobel Peace Prize winner Adolfo Pérez Esquivel has not been able to visit the former Brazilian President and now a political prisoner, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, because Judge Carolina Lebbos denied his permission. Syrian Army Launches Offensive against Daesh in Southern Damascus http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27338&SEO=syrian-army-launches-offensive-against-daesh-in-southern-damascus Damascus, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian army today launched a strong offensive against the terrorist group Islamic State or Daesh in the Yarmouk camp and the neighboring community of Hayyar Aswad, on the outskirts of this capital city. Diaz-Canel Reaffirms Confidence in Cuban People's Strength http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27316&SEO=diaz-canel-reaffirms-confidence-in-cuban-peoples-strength Havana, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) Cuban newly-elected president Miguel Diaz-Canel confirmed today the confidence in the strength and wisdom of the people to overcome the challenges of the Revolution and the construction of socialism. Two Koreas to Review Summit Venue among Leaders http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27302&SEO=two-koreas-to-review-summit-venue-among-leaders Seoul, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and South Korea will separately review the venue at the common border where their leaders will meet on April 27, the government confirmed here today. 4th Yalta International Economic Forum Opens http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27301&SEO=4th-yalta-international-economic-forum-opens By Antonio Rondón García Simferopol, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) The Fourth Yalta International Economic Forum began today with a ceremony at the hotel Mriya of Yalta, in Crimea, where some three thousand delegates atended, of them 500 foreign from 60 countries. China Warns U.S. Not to Underestimate it Regarding Trade Tensions http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27300&SEO=china-warns-u.s.-not-to-underestimate-it-regarding-trade-tensions Beijing, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) China warned the United States today not to underestimate it because, although it wants to solve through dialogue any type of difference, it is decided to fight against protectionism and unilateralism. Miguel Diaz Canel Proposed as Cuba's New President http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27280&SEO=miguel-diaz-canel-proposed-as-cubas-new-president Havana, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) The National Candidacy Commission of the Cuban Parliament has proposed Wednesday to the house 605 lawmakers Miguel Diaz Canel as the nation's new president replacing Raul Castro. Ninth Legislature of Cuban Parliament Constituted (+Photos) http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27264&SEO=ninth-legislature-of-cuban-parliament-constituted-photos Havana, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) The lawmakers conforming the People''s Power National Assembly took the oath today to their responsibilities, to constitute the Ninth Legislature of that entity. Civil Society Participation Crucial for Sustainable Development http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27251&SEO=civil-society-participation-crucial-for-sustainable-development Santiago de Chile, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Over 200 Non-Government Organizations (NGO), officials of international organisms and authorities considered crucial the participation of civil society in sustainable development. New Parliament Will Defend Legacy of the Cuban Revolution http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27250&SEO=new-parliament-will-defend-legacy-of-the-cuban-revolution Havana, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuban lawmaker Gerardo Hernandez deemed today that the 9th Legislature of the National Assembly of People''s Power (Parliament) will have among its main tasks to maintain the principles of the Cuban Revolution. Summit of Korean Leaders to be Transmitted Live http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27246&SEO=summit-of-korean-leaders-to-be-transmitted-live Seoul, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and South Korea agreed today tio transmit live the meeting both their leaders will hold next week, as part of the approachment and distension process begun in the peninsula. China Performs Maneuvers with Real Fire in Taiwan Strait http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27237&SEO=china-performs-maneuvers-with-real-fire-in-taiwan-strait Beijing, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) China''s naval force executes today military maneuvers with real fire in the Taiwan Strait to prove its defensive capacity over national sovereignty and interests in case of aggression or external provocation. Cuba Inaugurates Parliament with Wide Diversity http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27233&SEO=cuba-inaugurates-parliament-with-wide-diversity Havana, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is inaugurating Wednesday the 9th Legislature of its National Parliament, a body of 605 members representing diverse sectors of society and being 53.2 percent of it women.