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Por Deisy Francis

Havana (Prensa Latina) We are five people who only wanted to protect their people from those who tried to harm them, that was our only crime, recently expressed the Cuban hero and anti-terrorist fighter Gerardo Hernández.

Por Ilsa Rodriguez Santana

Pretoria, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) The big challenge at the 54th National Conference of the African National Congress (ANC), scheduled to begin on December 16, will be preventing the division of that veteran antiapartheid organization turned into a political party, according to local analysts.

Addis Abeba, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) The African Union (AU) alerted Monday on possible risks for the region because of the return of extremist rebels of the Islamic State (ISIS) to their respective countries, after the defeat in the territories in which it operated, said a continental newspaper here Monday.

Por Laura Becquer Paseiro*

Havana(Prensa Latina) After the triumph of the Cuban Revolution, there was a mass exodus of health professionals. History shows that 50 percent of 6,000 doctors left the country.

By Luis Beaton

Caracas, Dec 10 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelans return to the polls on Sunday in the 23rd elections in 18 years, something that can be interpreted as another exercise, although it will bring the winners closer to the population heading for the 2018 presidential elections.

Caracas, Dec 9 (Prensa Latina) The National Electoral Council sets up today the final details for the elections to choose the 335 mayors of Venezuela and the new governor of the state of Zulia, which will take place tomorrow.

Saint Mary, Antigua and Barbuda, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuba and the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) signed today memorandums of understanding for cooperation in disaster prevention and promote tourism as a multi-destination in the region.

Caracas, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza denounced today the economic harassment of his country and how over three billion dollars remain blocked in international banks.

Moscow, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) Russia will develop more powerful weapons, if the United States abandons the Treaty of Elimination of Short and Medium-Scope Rockets, signed three decades ago, assured today the head of the Senate Committee on Defense and Security, Viktor Bondarev.

La Paz, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian legislators condemned today the interventionist statements of US Congresswoman Ileana Ros Lehtinen on the ruling of the Plurinational Constitutional Court (TCP) that authorized the postulation of national authorities again, including that of President Evo Morales.

United Nations, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) Fourteen of the 15 members of the Security Council rebuked today the recent decision by the U.S. to proclaim Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and move there its Embassy to Israel.