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Brussels. Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) European Council Chairman Donald Tusk assured today that the second phase of negotiations on the United Kingdom''s exit will be a real test on the unity of the rest of the countries of the bloc.


Paris, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Inequity in the world increased notably since 1980 until today in almost all continents and mainly in the United States, warned today in France several renowned economists as Thomas Pikkety and Lucas Chancel.


Buenos Aires, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) The Argentinean Congress is guarded today by hundreds of security officers, as another mass march is expected against the social security reform that is being debated at the Lower House.


14 de diciembre de 2017, 09:55Quito, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Ecuadorean Constitutional Vice-President Jorge Glas was sentenced on Wednesday to six years in prison for illegal association, as part of an investigation on corruption that involves the Brazilian construction company Odebrecht.


14 de diciembre de 2017, 09:42Madrid, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Spanish authorities rescued 114 people of sub-Saharan origin, including a body, as they tried to reach this country''s south coast on three precarious boats, the Maritime Rescue Service reported today.


14 de diciembre de 2017, 09:36Beijing, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) China reiterated today its support to Palestine to establish and independent and sovereign State, with its capital in East Jerusalem and borders previous to 1967, but advocated that territory and Israel settle their differences through negotiations.


Bern, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian president, Evo Morales, defined today in this Swiss capital, in a meeting with a Swiss-German consortium, the terms and specific targets to build the Bioceanic train.


Havana, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) The 16th Political Council of the Bolivarian Alliance of the Peoples of Our Americas-Peoples'' Trade Treaty (ALBA-TCP) opened here on Thursday with the aim of strengthening unity and the capacity for consultation, Granma newspaper reported.


United Nations, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Two months after Hurricanes Irma and Maria hit the Caribbean, about 350,000 children still need humanitarian assistance in the region, Unicef reported.


Havana, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Canada''s international cooperation with Cuba is currently increased by supporting the implementation of three agricultural projects.


By Martha Cabrales Arias

Santiago de Cuba, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) The Policosanol or PPG master plan is underway to revitalize this natural medicine of Cuba, which has a remarkable therapeutic efficacy, 20 years after the beginning of its generalization.