Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina FARC Member Timochenko Asks Santos for Urgent Meeting 17 de noviembre de 2017, 17:32Bogota, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The leader of the Revolutionary Alternative Force of the Common (FARC) Rodrigo Londoño (Timochenko), requested today from President Juan Manuel Santos an urgent meeting to save peace in Colombia. Bolivia to Hosts the Regional Conference on Migration in 2018 17 de noviembre de 2017, 14:51La Paz, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The 18th South American Migration Conference (CSM) will take place in Bolivia during the last quarter of 2018, the Foreign Ministry announced in an official statement released today. Increased Security Measures Before Elections in Chile Santiago de Chile, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Thousands of carabineers accompanied by dogs, protective fences in strategic locations and of the organization of polling stations dominate the environment in Chile. 6.2 Quake Shakes Guayaquil and Other Ecuadorian Cities Quito, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) An 6.2 magnitude earthquake shook the coastal city of Guayaquil today and felt strongly in other locations in Ecuador, without human or material losses being reported so far. Chile: Presidential Candidates Close Their Campaigns Santiago, Chile, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Without major surprises or mishaps, all eight presidential candidates in Chile closed their campaign at midnight and will wait until Sunday for the election. 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. Venezuelan Opposition Candidate Recognizes Constituent Assambly Caracas, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The opposition candidate for the governorship of the state of Zulia, Manuel Rosales, acknowledged today that the National Constituent Assembly (ANC) is a political reality that cannot be ignored. 9th International Security Forum Opens in Halifax,Canada 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. Brazil's Petrobras Begins New Phase in Sales of Onshore Fields 17 de noviembre de 2017, 11:10Brasilia, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Brazilian state-owned company Petrobras announced today the beginning of the non-binding phase related to the transfer of exploration, development and production rights of oil and gas in three groups of onshore fields. Chile Looking for President By Fausto TrianaSantiago de Chile (Prensa Latina) If the surveys conducted in the last ten months are right, the conservative magnate Sebastian Piñera will be president of Chile once again, although a second round of elections might be required. Argentina: Global Conference on Eradication of Child Labor Concludes Buenos Aires, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) The IV Global Conference on the Sustained Eradication of Child Labor concluded here attended on the final day by Argentine President Mauricio Macri. Former Colombian Guerrillas Reject Congress and Court Decision Bogota, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) The leaders of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) expressed and emphatic rejection of the latest decisions by the Colombian Senate and the Constitutional Court regarding the Special Peace Justice (JEP). IOC Official Regards Bolivarian Games as Essential Madrid, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) ''Regional sports games such as the Bolivarian Games are the base for the Olympic pyramid, essential for the development of the participating countries,'' said Wednesday Pere Miro, Assistant General Director of the International Olympic Committee (IOC). Thousands of Latin Americans March Against Neoliberalism in Uruguay Montevideo, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) A massive march from the University of the Republic to the Obelisk of this capital opened today the Continental Conference for Democracy and against Neoliberalism, based in Uruguay. Electoral Campaigning Closure Mark Day in Chile Santiago de Chile, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) A note of political violence against the controversial independent senator Fulvio Rossi made authorities and presidential candidates close ranks prior to Sunday''s elections. President Michelle Bachelet Enacts Public Education Law in Chile Santiago de Chile, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Chile now has a public education law that will transfer the administration of 6,500 schools and kindergartens to the government, based on the initiative of President Michelle Bachelet. Venezuelan Opposition Leader Criticizes MUD's Double Standard Caracas, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Tachira governor, Laidy Gomez, has criticized today the double standard by opposition sectors of the Democratic Unity Board (MUD) when registering candidates for the December 10 municipal elections. Evo Morales Thanks the Support Given for His Nomination in 2019 La Paz, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian President Evo Morales thanked in his Twitter account the social, workers, farmers and native indigenous people of the department of Pando for their massive concentration of support for his candidacy for the elections of 2019. ''Very impressed and grateful for the massive mobilization of the Pando people, who democratically expressed their support for the renomination with economic stability and continuity of the great achievements of the Revolution. D. R. Will Preside Over Meeting of Venezuelan Govt,Opposition Santo Domingo, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina)The Dominican Republic will preside over a meeting with the Government and the opposition in Venezuela, along with countries accompanying the process represented by its foreign ministers, on December 1 and 2, the Presidency reported today. Russia, Argentina Seek to Strengthen Ties and Political Dialogue Moscow, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Russia and Argentina reinforce today their ties with the meeting of their Foreign Ministers, Serguei Lavrov and Jorge Faurie, who agreed on the need to prepare the 2018 bilateral agenda.