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Europe

Port-Au-Prince, May 21 (Prensa Latina) In a video posted today, Haiti's First Lady, Martine Moise, asked the Queen of Spain, Letizia Ortiz, to help change the image of the Caribbean nation in the world.


Damascus, May 21 (Prensa Latina) Syrian government troops and allies controlled the al-Hajar al-Aswad district and the Palestinian Refugee Camp of Yarmouk in southern Damascus, military sources reported.


Algiers, May 21 (Prensa Latina) Algerian President Abdelaziz Boutaflika reversed the plan to grant farmlands to foreign investors, according to official sources released today.


Havana, May 21 (Prensa Latina) The cessation of China''s trade dispute with the United States have impacted today on world markets, including the price of oil, currencies and metals.


Havana, May 21 (Prensa Latina) Five foreign investment projects in the food sector in Cuba are now coming to an approval, Deputy Minister of the Industry, Betsy Diaz, said.


Moscow, May 21 (Prensa Latina) Ricardo Cabrisas Ruiz, Council of Ministers Vice President and Minister of Economy and Planning of Cuba, is beginning today a working visit to the Russian Federation.


Brussels, May 21 (Prensa Latina) The President of the European Parliament (EP), Antonio Tajani, said today that tomorrow''s meeting between several MEPs with Facebook President Mark Zuckerberg will be broadcast live over the Internet.


Moscow, May 21 (Prensa Latina) The United States violates the Treaty on Elimination of short and medium range missiles (500 to 5,500 kilometers) by using them to test its anti-missile shield, denounced today the Russian Ministry of Defense.


New Delhi, May 21 (Prensa Latina) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Russia today for an informal summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin, aimed at strengthening the Special Strategic and Privileged Association between the two countries, among other issues.


Paris, May 20 (Prensa Latina) French leftist leader Jean-Luc Melenchon today defended the legitimacy of the electoral process that takes place in Venezuela and questioned the countries trying to ignore it.


New Delhi, May 20 (Prensa Latina) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi affirmed today that his informal meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in the city of Sochi tomorrow will strengthen the Special Strategic and Privileged Association between the two countries.