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Paris, Jun 1 (Prensa Latina) Spanish intellectual Ignacio Ramonet has highlighted today at UNESCO the broad revolutionary work of Fidel Castro, who boosted deep transformations in Cuba and also in countries of other continents.


Washington, Jun 1 (Prensa Latina) The controversial Bilderberg Club, made up of members of the world political and economic elite, is opening a four-day meeting in the U.S. state of Virginia on Thursday to discuss issues like the Donald Trump Administration.


Santiago de Chile, Jun 1 (Prensa Latina) The blue shark, of oceanic and migratory customs, honored its characteristics and a specimen marked in Chile on March 23, 2016 appeared in New Zealand on May 12, 2017.



United Nations, June 1 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia assumes today the monthly presidency of the UN Security Council in the midst of serious conflicts and challenges for world peace.


Bogota, June 1 (Prensa Latina) Colombian teachers'' stoppage reaches its 22nd day, while the dialogue with the government continues without progress, and teachers call to the third ''takeover'' for next June 6.


Caracas, Jun 1 (Prensa Latina) The voice and morals of the countries of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America (ALBA) and the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) have been imposed at the OAS, Venezuela''s Foreign Minister Delcy Rodriguez said.


Montevideo, Jun 1 (Prensa Latina) In Uruguay 22 percent of the population over 15 years old suffers from smoking, although there is a slow downward trend.


Santiago de Chile, Jun 1 (Prensa Latina) Salvadorean ambassador to Chile, Victor Manuel Valle, on behalf of the pro tempore presidency of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC, in Spanish), and the FAO Regional Representative, Julio Berdegué, agreed on a cooperation agenda.


San Jose, May 31 (Prensa Latina) Patricia Mora, president and MP from the Frente Amplio (FA) party, said today that Costa Rica can not be influence by the opposition to the Government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, while denouncing the growing foreign interference in that country.


Moscow, May 31 (Prensa Latina) Russia has expressed concern today about the violence triggered by the extreme right-wing in Venezuela against schools, hospitals and means of transportation, as well as against supporters of the Government, and called for resuming national dialogue.