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Norteamérica

Havana, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) In the framework of the NeuroCuba 2017 International Congress, which today is developing its second work session, national and US doctors meet to exchange on neurosurgery.


Las Vegas, USA, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Puerto Rico, the Caribbean island that continues devastated today after the passing of Hurricane Maria, was the protagonist in the 2017 Latin Grammy Awards through music and solidarity messages to that territory with colonial status. During the ceremony held last night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, in addition to the awarding ceremony and performances of renowned artists, the defense of immigrant rights and the examples of support to the island stood out.


Mexico, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The fifth round of negotiations of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) between the United States, Canada and Mexico, beginning today in this country, will be decisive to continue at the negotiating table, they insure specialists.


Havana, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Renowned Cuban neurologist Nelson Gomez reaffirmed today that it is impossible for a sound wave, even intense, to cause a concussion, referring to the alleged sonic attacks against U.S. diplomats in Cuba.


Washington, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) US scientists for the first time have tried editing a gene in a patient''s body, Benioff Children''s Hospital in San Francisco, California, reported today.


Washington, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Industrial production in the United States increased 0.9 percent in the last month after the revised increase of 0.4 percent in September, the Federal Reserve announced today.


Washington,Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) The girl, who lived in an Indiana Amish community, nearly bled to death during what should have been routine scalp surgery.


Tokyo, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Japanese Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe, has expressed today Admiral Harry Harris, leading the U.S. Army command in the Pacific, his intention to work with Washington to strengthen the bilateral alliance.


Tehran, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) The sanctions imposed to Iran by the US government hinders sending of aid to Iran in order to assist those affected by last Sunday's earthquake, denounced Think Progress website, quoted by the local press.


Moscow, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov criticized the pretexts put forward by the United States to justify its military presence in Syria, including a supposed resolution of the UN Security Council.


Moscow, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Russia demanded today that the United States comply with the joint declaration on the fight against terrorism in Syria, announced during the APEC Summit in Vietnam by Presidents Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump.