Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Legislative in Afghanistan: Calls for Peace Sprinkled with Violence http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27393&SEO=legislative-in-afghanistan-calls-for-peace-sprinkled-with-violence 21 de abril de 2018, 10:56Por By Ivette HernándezHavana, Apr 21 (Prensa Latina) The registration of voters in parliamentary and regional elections in Afghanistan is taking place today amid episodes of violence that threaten to worsen, despite the government''s recent calls for peace. Documentary about Gabo Opens Activities in China on Book Day http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27391&SEO=documentary-about-gabo-opens-activities-in-china-on-book-day Beijing, Apr 21 (Prensa Latina) The screening of the documentary ''Gabo, The Magic of Reality'' a story about the power of human imagination in Gabriel Garcia Marquez (Gabo), opened today the activities in China for the International Book Day, celebrated on April 23. 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 21 de abril de 2018, 09:43United 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. The Longest Journey, a Bridge between China and Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27384&SEO=the-longest-journey-a-bridge-between-china-and-cuba Beijing, Apr 21(Prensa Latina) The value of art as a bridge was highlighted at the opening of the Longest Journey exhibition, with works by 25 young artists from Cuba who rescued the meeting points between China and Cuba. Japanese Haneda Airport Gets 3D Security Screening for 2020 Olympics http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27371&SEO=japanese-haneda-airport-gets-3d-security-screening-for-2020-olympics Tokyo,Apr 20 (Prensa Latina) A new baggage screening system that is better at detecting bombs has started operation at Haneda airport in Tokyo. Almagro Acussed of Irregular Handling of Travel Expenses http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27370&SEO=almagro-acussed-of-irregular-handling-of-travel-expenses Montevideo,April 20(Prensa Latina) Uruguay´s Communist Party (PCU) analyses today to make a complaint against the Secretary General of the Organization of American State(OEA),Luis Almagro by not to refunding travel expenses during the trips made when he was Foreign Minister of that country between 2010 and 2015. Chinese Firm ZTE Considers Unjust and Unacceptable U.S. Sanctions http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27366&SEO=chinese-firm-zte-considers-unjust-and-unacceptable-u.s.-sanctions Beijing, Apr 20 (Prensa Latina) The technological giant of China ZTE deemed today as unjust and unacceptable the ban imposed by the U.S. on its exports and components, and warned it will use all means to protect its rights. Singer Kylie Minogue Launches Video Clip with Gente de Zona http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27365&SEO=singer-kylie-minogue-launches-video-clip-with-gente-de-zona Havana, April 20(Prensa Latina) The Australian pop singer Kylie Minogue together with the Cuban popular duo Gente de Zona launched an audiovisual version of her single Stop Me From Falling,available Friday on digital platforms. Cuba, China and Canada to Cooperate in Study of Brain http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27359&SEO=cuba-china-and-canada-to-cooperate-in-study-of-brain Beijing, Apr 20 (Prensa Latina) Cuba,China and Canada signed an agreement today in Chengdu city (central China) that will allow academic cooperation, joint publications and the opening of a brain research institute. 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. WIDF Representatives Meet in North Korea http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27339&SEO=widf-representatives-meet-in-north-korea Pyongyang, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) The Committee of the Women's International Democratic Federation (WIDF) met today at the Palace of People's Culture in this capital, where it will review the agreements reached at its 16th Congress. Xi Jinping Congratulates Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27334&SEO=xi-jinping-congratulates-cuban-president-miguel-diaz-canel Beijing, April 19(Prensa Latina) Chinese President Xi Jinping congratulated Miguel Diaz Canel for his election as the president of Cuba, promissed to further strengthen friendship between the two people and whished to deepen friendly relations with the new leadership of the Caribbean island. Leaders from Several Nations Congratulate New Cuban President http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27333&SEO=leaders-from-several-nations-congratulate-new-cuban-president Havana, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) Leaders and organizations from several nations today congratulated Miguel Diaz-Canel on his election as the Cuban president, and reiterated their support for the revolutionary process in this country. Five Killed in Ammonia Tank Accident in Sri Lanka Rubber Factory http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27328&SEO=five-killed-in-ammonia-tank-accident-in-sri-lanka-rubber-factory Colombo, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) At least five people were killed in Sri Lanka today when a worker at a rubber factory fell into a tank of ammonia and a colleague and local residents died trying to save him, police said. Great Barrier Reef: 30% of Coral Died in Catastrophic 2016 Heatwave http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27326&SEO=great-barrier-reef-30-of-coral-died-in-catastrophic-2016-heatwave London, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) Scientists have chronicled the ''mass mortality'' of corals on the Great Barrier Reef, in a new report that says 30 percent of the reef''s corals died in a catastrophic nine-month marine heatwave. Soccer-Brazilian Oliveira Named as Japan New Urawa Coach http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27325&SEO=soccer-brazilian-oliveira-named-as-japan-new-urawa-coach Tokyo, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina)Brazilian Oswaldo Oliveira will take over the reins of Japan's Urawa Red Diamonds next week after the former Kashima Antlers boss was named as the replacement for sacked coach Takafumi Hori on Thursday. FAO Highlights Values of World Agricultural Sites http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27310&SEO=fao-highlights-values-of-world-agricultural-sites 19 de abril de 2018, 10:48Rome, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) The harmony between livelihoods and ecosystems, humanity and nature, was highlighted today during the awarding ceremony of the World Agricultural Heritage to 15 new sites in eight countries. Indian President Condemns Crimes Against Children and Women http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27309&SEO=indian-president-condemns-crimes-against-children-and-women New Delhi, April 19 (Prensa Latina) The President of India, Ram Nath Kovind,is concerned about children victims of crime in the country and stated to protect them would be the main responsibility of any society, official sources reported Thursday. Five Colombians Convicted of Stealing in Viet Nam http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=27308&SEO=five-colombians-convicted-of-stealing-in-viet-nam Hanoi, April 19 (Prensa Latina) Hanoi People's Court of Law sentenced Wednesday 5 Colombian citizens to prison term ranging from 7 to 13 years on charge of property theft, judicial authorities indicated Thursday. 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.