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Paris, May 31 (Prensa Latina) French Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire today ratified that the European Union (EU) will respond emphatically if the United States decides to impose exceptional tariffs on certain imports.

By Benito Joaquín Milanés, Special Envoy

Pyongyang, May 31 (Prensa Latina) The president of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Kim Jong Un, today received Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, who is on a surprise diplomatic visit to this capital.

Havana, May 31 (Prensa Latina) The challenges of cooperativism is one of the issues experts from some 10 countries are discussing today, during an international meeting on this subject, taking place at the Conference Center in this capital.

Havana, May 31 (Prensa Latina) The Council of Ministers of Cuba met in this capital on Tuesday to assess the development of the economy until April, a sector that has reported a good performance in several export fields.

Ottawa, May 31 (Prensa Latina) The decision of the Canadian federal government to buy the Trans Mountain pipeline and to invest in the controversial expansion work, today generates diverse reactions in political and public opinion sectors of this country.

Guantanamo, Cuba May 31 (Prensa Latina) As part of the Country Program implemented by the government of Cuba, new irrigation systems delivered to Guantanamo farmers by the World Food Program (WFP) are installed today in this province.

Rome, May 31 (Prensa Latina) The Organizing Comnmittee of the 4th stage of the 2018 Diamond League in Rome, Italy, said there will be a great Latin American and Caribbean presence at the competition.

Caracas, May 30 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro stated today that he will respond to the people''s confidence because he believes in a great future for his country.

La Paz, May 30 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian President Evo Morales called on social movements and the people to together against the lies and distortions of the opposition right.

Bogota, May 30 (Prensa Latina) Colombia''s National Liberation Army (ELN according to its Spanish acronym) reiterated today its willingness to persist in a negotiated solution to the conflict although the winner of the second round is Uribe''s candidate, Iván Duque.

Brussels, May 30 (Prensa Latina) The European Parliament approved today by 486 votes in favor, 150 against and 44 abstentions to recommend to the European Union (EU) to promote actions for the protection of migrants in Libya, according to international humanitarian standards.