Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Turkey to Build the World's Largest Offshore Wind Farm http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29928&SEO=turkey-to-build-the-worlds-largest-offshore-wind-farm Ankara, Jun 21 (Prensa Latina) Turkey''s Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources opened the bidding deadline to build what will be the largest offshore wind power farm in the world and the first in the country of this type. Meteorite Discovery Reinforces Belief That Water Exists in Moon http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29904&SEO=meteorite-discovery-reinforces-belief-that-water-exists-in-moon Tokyo, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) A team of Japanese scientists led by Masahiro Kayama of Tohoku University''s Frontier Research Institute for Interdisciplinary Sciences, has discovered a mineral known as moganite in a lunar meteorite found in a hot desert in northwest Africa. China's Cosmic Ray Observatory to Start in 2019 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29893&SEO=chinas-cosmic-ray-observatory-to-start-in-2019 Beijing, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) An observatory for detecting cosmic rays in southwest China''s Sichuan Province will be semi-functional next year, scientists said today. At Least Ten Killed in Collapse at Zambian Copper Mining Dump http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29888&SEO=at-least-ten-killed-in-collapse-at-zambian-copper-mining-dump Lusaka, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) At least Ten people were killed and another 10 injured when a Zambian dump for copper mining waste collapsed today, police said. FAO and UNHCR Publish Manual to Save Forests http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29861&SEO=fao-and-unhcr-publish-manual-to-save-forests Rome, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) and the High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) published a manual today to help save the forests in areas affected by human displacements. UNHCR: Record 69 Million People Forcibly Displaced in 2017 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29834&SEO=unhcr-record-69-million-people-forcibly-displaced-in-2017 Geneva, Jun 19 (Prensa Latina) A record number of people were forcibly displaced last year as a result of persecution, conflict or generalized violence, the United Nations Refugee Agency said in a report today. Scientists Hunt for Nessie's DNA in Famous Scottish Loch http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29829&SEO=scientists-hunt-for-nessies-dna-in-famous-scottish-loch Wellington, UK, Jun 19 (Prensa Latina) Myths and legends of giant monsters lurking in the murky water of Loch Ness date back more than 15 centuries. Salvadoreans March Against Water Privatization http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29826&SEO=salvadoreans-march-against-water-privatization San Salvador, Jun 19 (Prensa Latina) The Salvadoran people are staging a march today to the headquarters of the right-wing ARENA party in rejection of the maneuver to privatize the administration of the human right to water. Smoking Rate Declines in US http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29824&SEO=smoking-rate-declines-in-us Washington, June 19 (Prensa Latina) The rate of adult smoking in the United States dropped 1.6 percent from 2016 to 2017, according to a report by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, released today. Ukraine Unrest, At Least 10 Injured After Protests in Kiev http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29820&SEO=ukraine-unrest-at-least-10-injured-after-protests-in-kiev Kiev, Jun 19 (Prensa Latina) At least 10 people, including eight policemen, were injured today after protests in the center of this capital of miners and veterans of the internal conflict in Afghanistan in the 1980s. Several Japanese Schools Introduce LGBT Friendly Uniforms http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29819&SEO=several-japanese-schools-introduce-lgbt-friendly-uniforms Tokyo, June 19 (Prensa Latina) Several Japanese schools are introducing today uniforms without gender identification in an effort to support lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) students. Tanzania on Alert Over Rift Valley Fever Outbreak http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29812&SEO=tanzania-on-alert-over-rift-valley-fever-outbreak Dodoma, Jun 19 (Prensa Latina) The Tanzanian Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock instructed district and municipal councils today to raise the alert for the recent outbreak of Rift Valley Fever reported in Kenya and Rwanda. Haiti Alerts of New Cholera Outbreak http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29804&SEO=haiti-alerts-of-new-cholera-outbreak Port of Prince, Jun 19 (Prensa Latina) The commune of Cornillon Grand Bois in the western department of Haiti registers a rebound in cholera cases, deputy Raymonde Rivale warned. Hundreds of Illegal Orphanages Are Discovered in Nigeria http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29802&SEO=hundreds-of-illegal-orphanages-are-discovered-in-nigeria Abuja, Jun 19 (Prensa Latina) The detection and closure of 257 illegal orphanages only in the state of Imo (southeast) was announced by the Nigerian authorities after the start of a national operation against the so-called ''baby factories.'' WHO Classifies Video Gaming Addiction as Mental Disorder http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29777&SEO=who-classifies-video-gaming-addiction-as-mental-disorder Geneva, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) The fact of spending too much time playing videogames qualifies as a mental health problem, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced today. France Les Républicains Party Announces Dismissal of Vice President http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29750&SEO=france-les-republicains-party-announces-dismissal-of-vice-president Paris, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) The French right-wing Republican Party (LR) announced today the dismissal of its vice-president, Virginie Calmels, a fact considered a sign of the crisis within the company. Costa Rica to Declare Violence Against Women a National Emergency http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29735&SEO=costa-rica-to-declare-violence-against-women-a-national-emergency San José, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) The president of the National Women''s Institute (INAMU), Patricia Mora, said today that violence against women in Costa Rica will be decreed a national emergency, to achieve a comprehensive link between the different entities. Ecuadorian Experts to Monitor La Cumbre Volcano http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29717&SEO=ecuadorian-experts-to-monitor-la-cumbre-volcano Quito, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) The Geophysical Institute of Ecuador is monitoring today the activity of the volcano La Cumbre, located in the Galapagos Islands, which began an eruptive phase, according to park rangers. Tropical Storm Carlotta Nears Mexican Coast by Acapulco http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29712&SEO=tropical-storm-carlotta-nears-mexican-coast-by-acapulco Mexico, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) Tropical storm Carlotta continues today on the coast of Guerrero, in the Mexican Pacific, the National Weather Service (SMN) reported. Magnitude 5.4 Quake Hits Davao in Philippines http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29700&SEO=magnitude-5.4-quake-hits-davao-in-philippines Manila, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) A magnitude 5.4 earthquake struck Davao Occidental on Father''s Day, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.