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Norteamérica

Cairo, Jan 20 (Prensa Latina) U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence arrived today in Egypt, where he is expected to meet top officials to discuss bilateral relations and regional matters.


Tehran, Jan 20 (Prensa Latina) Iranian Ayatollah Emami Kashani accused the United States, Israel and Saudi Arabia of attempting to sow chaos in the country by taking advantage of its economic difficulties.


Kiev, Jan 20 (Prensa Latina) Ukrainian President Piotro Poroshenko will meet with his U.S. counterpart, Donald Trump, in the framework of the Davos Economic Forum, Foreign Minister Pavel Klimkin informed. Both leaders will meet as heads of state in private, said Klimkin, when referring to the possible meeting during the Davos Forum, scheduled from January 23 to 26 in that Swiss city.


Washington, Jan 20 (Prensa Latina) The first global atlas of bacteria living in the soil was created by American researchers after the study of 237 sites scattered around the world, the journal Science published today.


Geneva, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) The World Trade Organization (WTO) set a dealine today for the United States to eliminate irregularities in its anti-dumping and anti-subsidy measures against products imported from China.


United Nations, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) indicated today that it is concerned about the risk of a bigger violent wave in Honduras, where tensions carry on after the November presidential elections.


Washington, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) The US Government presented today in Congress a new National Defense Strategy (NDS) that prioritizes dealing with supposed external threats over terrorism.


Santiago de Chile, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) The winner of the Oscar as supporting actor in No Country for Old Men in 2007, Javier Bardem, will arrive in the coming hours to Chile to take a trip to Antarctica with Greenpeace.


United Nations, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov warned at the United Nations on the possibility of Afghanistan becoming a center for international terrorism and called for action.


Washington, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) Scientists have developed a noninvasive blood test that can detect signs of eight types of cancer long before any symptoms of the disease arise.


Brussels, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) Social media companies Facebook, Twitter and Google''s YouTube have accelerated removals of online hate speech in the face of a potential European Union crackdown.