Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Civil-Military Exercise Independence 2018 Takes Place in Venezuela 24 de febrero de 2018, 14:49Caracas, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) The Bolivarian National Armed Forces (FANB), in a civil-military alliance with the Venezuelan people, is carrying out the tactical stage of the Independence 2018 exercise from today and during the weekend, seeking to strengthen the defensive system of the country. Japan and Chile Insist on Free Trade Tokyo, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) The desire of Japan and Chile to insist on mutual free trade agreements appears today in the attention of economists and market operators. French Farmers Boo President at Agricultural Fair Paris, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) A multitude of farmers whistled at French President, Emmanuel Macron, during his visit to the International Salon of Agriculture in its inaugural session. Nominations to Presidential Elections Begin in Venezuela Caracas, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) The nominations of candidates for the presidential elections on April 22 began today in Venezuela with online registration, in accordance with the schedule published by the National Electoral Council (CNE). Chile Raises Its Voice for Nuclear Disarmament in Nagasaki Por By Fausto Triana, special envoyNagasaki, Japan, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) Chilean President Michelle Bachelet once again raised her voice in favor of nuclear disarmament during a visit to Nagasaki, Japan, hit by an atomic bomb on August 9, 1945 at 11 am : 02 in the morning. Mercosur and European Union, The Free Trade Dilemma By Maria Julia MayoralHavana, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) Countries of the Common Market of the South (Mercosur) and the European Union (EU) attempt to end almost 20 years of contradictory negotiations to give life to a trade treaty under the rules of supposed free trade. The Brittle Peace of Colombia Por Tania PeñaBogota (Prensa Latina) The longing for a stable, lasting and complete peace in Colombia still seems a dream to be achieved. Peru, Honorary Guest to 38th ARCOmadrid International Fair 23 de febrero de 2018, 18:34Madrid, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) Representatives for the International Contemporary Art Fair in Spain (ARCOmadrid) announced today the designation of Peru as honorary guest to the 38th edition of the important event. Salvadorian Right Turns to Judges out of Fear to FMLN Drive 23 de febrero de 2018, 18:06San Salvador, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) The judicial maneuvers to attack candidates for the Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front (FMLN), answer to the Salvadorian political right''s fear to the drive by the governing organization. Venezuelan Cryptocurrency Petro has Impact on World Market Caracas, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) Demand from interested buyers of Venezuelan cryptocurrency Petro rose today to 292 thousand, after beginning operations on February 20 with the pre-sale of 82.5 million units, highlighted president, Nicolas Maduro. Constituent Assembly to Debate Proposal Venezuelan General Elections Caracas, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) The Constituent National Assembly (CNA) of Venezuela will soon debate the proposal of legislative elections together with the presidential ones scheduled for April 22, informed deputy to that organ, Diosdado Cabello. Argentina Celebrates 114 Years of Presence in The Antarctic 22 de febrero de 2018, 19:14Buenos Aires, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) Argentinian Foreign Minister Jorge Faurie praised the work by the Argentinian people that have been permanently in the Antarctic for 114 years, contributing to scientific development. Colombia Arrests Three People Involved in Cocaine-Loaded Flight 22 de febrero de 2018, 18:33Bogota, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) The Colombian Attorney General''s Office announced today the arrest of three people supposedly involved in the scandal of the charter flight, loaded with cocaine, from this capital to Europe. Chile Confirms Invitation to Maduro for Presidential Inauguration 22 de febrero de 2018, 17:51Santiago de Chile, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) The most recent confirmation by the Chilean Government of the invitation to Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro to the inauguration of President elect Sebastian Piñera on March 11 heated the controversy today in the local political circles. Multifaceted Relation between Chile and Japan 22 de febrero de 2018, 16:33Tokyo, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) Economic cooperation and trade are the strongest pillars of relations between Chile and Japan, which are trying to strengthen them now with the visit by Chilean President Michelle Bachelet. Venezuela Musters Forces for Independence 2018 Military Drill 22 de febrero de 2018, 16:17Caracas, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) The Venezuelan Minister of Internal Relations, Justice and Peace, Nestor Reverol announced today the participation of all the security bodies in Venezuela in the 2018 Independence military exercise, led by the National Bolivarian Armed Force (FANB). Uruguay Joins Group of Most Advanced Nations in Digital Government Montevideo, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) Uruguay entered together with Canada the elite group of the most advanced countries worldwide in digital development, informed today official sources. Chile, Japan to Sign New Agreements, Increase Ties Tokyo, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) The arrival of the President of Chile, Michelle Bachelet, to Japan today will allow the signing of new agreements, as well as the expansion of bilateral ties in the fields of economy, trade, culture, science -technical and environmental. Signs of International Support for Evo Morales Renomination Grow La Paz, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) The signs of international support for the process of change in Bolivia and the nomination of President Evo Morales again in the 2019 elections are growing today in countries such as Spain, Ecuador and Argentina. Venezuela Rejects Media Campaign of Opposition Leader Caracas, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) The president of the National Constituent Assembly (ANC), Delcy Rodríguez, today urged the opposition leader Julio Borges to carry out his political campaign in Venezuela and criticized him for making propaganda campaign from the United States.