Millions of Muslims Observe the Hajj in Mecca
Riyadh, Sep 1 (Prensa Latina) Millions of Muslims performed one of their most important religious rituals in their current pilgrimage to Mecca, where they gathered in Mount Arafat to pray for God''s pardon or thank Him for the opportunity to observe the Hajj.
Mexico Holds Cultures and Indigenous Peoples Fair
Mexico, Sep 1 (Prensa Latina) More than 1,000 artists from indigenous peoples and international guests are attending today the 4th Indigenous Culture, Towns and Neighborhoods Fair at the Zocalo square in Mexico City.
Fifth World Cocoa Summit Closes in Ecuador
Quito, Sep 1 (Prensa Latina) The 5th World Cocoa Summit holds its final sessions today in the port city of Guayaquil, after allowing to strengthen the scientific and comercial space of that Ecuadorian product, both inside the country and abroad.
U.S. Applies in Venezuela Training Manual of Perfect Latin Coup
Caracas, Sep 1 (Prensa Latina) The plan to intervene militarily applied by the United States on Venezuela responds to the manual of the Latin American perfect coup d''état, denounced today Division General Francisco Ortega.
Giant Asteroid Approaches the Earth on Friday
Washington, Aug 30 (Prensa Latina) Florence asteroid of 4,4 kilometers of diameter, will approach the Earth on Friday without colliding risk, estimated today National Aeronautical Space Administration (NASA).
Venezuelan Constituent Assembly Issues Decree against U.S. Sanctions
Caracas, Aug 30 (Prensa Latina) The National Constituent Assembly (ANC) unanimously passed a decree condemning the U.S. financial blockade of Venezuela, intended to suffocate the people economically. In addition to condemning Washington''s recent economic sanctions, the lawmakers demanded severe sentences against those who demanded punitive measures and military intervention to the administration of President Donald Trump.
Hidden Sum of Money of Venezuelan Opposition Family Seized
Caracas, Aug 30 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan authorities have seized in Miranda state some 200 million bolivares (about $20 million USD, according to the official rate), hidden at a van of the brother of Lilian Tintori, wife of opponent Leopoldo Lopez.
Tribute to Fidel Castro's Birthday Closes in Argentina
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Buenos Aires, Aug 30 (Prensa Latina) A documentary week in honor of the historical leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, on his 91st birth anniversary, has concluded here, with the attendance of one of the five Cubans who were held in U.S. prisons for more than 15 years.
Keiko Fujimori Embroils in Odebrecht Scandal
Lima, Aug 29 (Prensa Latina) Brazilian ex-Director Marcelo Odebrecht''s notes on Peru´s political leader Keiko Fujimori are already in the hands of a Peruvian prosecutor, as announced by the Attorney General Pablo Sanchez.
Chile to Host Congress on Marine Protected Areas
Santiago, Chile, Aug 29 (Prensa Latina) The 4th International Marine Protected Areas Congress (IMPAC4) will show its achievement in that field, in addition to the wonders of three Chilean islands that hold biodiversity treasures.
China Lifts 13.9 Million People Out of Poverty Each Year
Beijing, Aug 29 (Prensa Latina) China lifted 13.9 million people out of poverty each year from 2012 and 2016, according to a report released today by the State Council.