Editors: Manuel Guerrero, Mario Esquivel, Manuel Vázquez and Roberto Hernández
CUBA: Demands in Geneva real commitment to human rights
Geneva, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuba’s ambassador to the UN-Geneva, Juan Antonio Quintanilla, called here today for a practical commitment to the promotion and protection of human rights, weighed down by an international order that he considered unfair.
UNITED NATIONS: Leaders demand the end of the US blockade against Cuba at the UN
United Nations, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) The demand to end the US blockade against Cuba is being heard loudly in the United Nations, while the high-level debate of the 77th session of the General Assembly takes place.
USA-CUBA: They demand in a US city an end to Washington’s blockade against Cuba
Washington, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) The city council of the US city of Willimantic, in Connecticut, approved a resolution condemning the economic, financial and commercial blockade imposed for more than 60 years against Cuba by Washington, they disclosed today.
MEXICO: Seeks to achieve peace between Russia and Ukraine, says Foreign Minister Ebrard
Mexico City, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard today asked critics to first learn about a Mexican proposal for peace in Ukraine before attacking it.
BRAZIL: Bolsonaro fined for early electoral propaganda
Brasilia, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) The Superior Electoral Court (TSE) of Brazil fined the president and candidate Jair Bolsonaro for carrying out early election propaganda in Cuiabá, capital of the central state of Mato Grosso, on April 19, it was confirmed today.
BOLIVIA: Bolivian economic experience at a US university
La Paz, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) President Luis Arce will give a conference today at the US Yale University about Bolivia’s experience in the economic sphere, confirmed the Deputy Minister of Communication, Gabriela Alcón.
BRAZIL: Episodes of violence against politicians grow
Brasilia, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Brazil registered a 26 percent growth in acts of violence against politicians in the first half compared to the same period in 2021, according to data from an investigation, cited today by the R7 portal.
ARGENTINA-CHINA: They advocate strengthening bilateral relations
United Nations, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) The Argentine Foreign Minister, Santiago Cafiero, and his Chinese counterpart, Wang Yi, advocated here today for the strengthening of bilateral ties and between the Asian giant and the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States ( Celac).
EL SALVADOR: Surveys give way to free re-election
San Salvador, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) The polls give free rein today to the re-election plans of the president of El Salvador, Nayib Bukele, who announced that he will again contest the seat in the government house in 2024.
KAZAKHSTAN: Will hold early presidential elections
Astana, Sep 21 (Prensas Latina) The president of Kazakhstan, Kasim-Yomart Tokaev, announced today that the early presidential elections in the country will be held on November 20.
IRAN: Denounces Western interference in its internal affairs
United Nations, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) The president of Iran, Ebrahim Raisi, denounced the interference of the West in the internal affairs of his nation, as reported here today.
SYRIA: Education did not stop despite the war, says minister
United Nations, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) The Syrian Minister of Education, Darem Tabbaa, affirmed today that the war caused the withdrawal of nearly eight thousand schools, however, education did not stop for a single day.
SOUTH SUDAN-SADR: They decide to establish diplomatic relations
Algiers, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) South Sudan and the Democratic Sarahui Arab Republic (SADR) decided to establish diplomatic relations in line with the objectives and principles of the African Union, diplomatic sources reported today.
SCIENCE: More than 61 thousand 750 cases and 23 deaths in the world due to monkeypox
Geneva, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) The World Health Organization (WHO) reported today that 61,753 people have been affected so far by monkeypox in the world, and 23 have died from the disease.
SCIENCE: Large freshwater lake in China with smallest volume since 1904
Beijing, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) The volume of Lake Dongting, the second largest freshwater lake in China, fell by almost 19.8 percent today and thus fell to the lowest level recorded since 1904 due to lack of rainfall.