Editor: Odalys Buscarón Ochoa
Argentina: The new Argentine Minister of Economy, Production and Agriculture takes office
Former President of the Argentine Chamber of Deputies, Sergio Massa, will take up his duties today as Minister of Economy, Productive Development, Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries, the portfolios that President Alberto Fernandez recently united.
Brazil: Brazilian Electoral Tribunal signs agreement with foreign observers
The President of the Supreme Electoral Tribunal (TSE), Edson Fachin, has signed an agreement for the Confederation of American Electoral Organizations (Uniore) to act as an international observer for the October elections in Brazil, that was confirmed today.
Costa Rica: Communists in Costa Rica support China’s integrity
Fighters of the People’s Vanguard Party (PVP, Communist) in Costa Rica today asserted that China is a single, unique and indivisible country, and criticized the presence of Nancy Pelosi in Chinese Taipei.
USA: Bridges of Love rejects accusations of anti-Cuban US senator
The leader of the anti-blockade movement against Cuba, Carlos Lazo, rejected the accusations of US Senator Marco Rubio, who asked the FBI to investigate the group to determine if they were acting as foreign agents.
France: Criticism in France of Finland and Sweden joining NATO
Sections of the French right and left today considered the eventual accession of Finland and Sweden to NATO as dangerous, after the positive vote in the National Assembly on the application for membership.
France: Europe dances to the rhythm of the Cuban Orchestra Los Van Van
The iconic Cuban Orchestra Los Van Van is celebrating its half-century with performances in Europe, where its infectious rhythm enchants audiences, a journey that will continue this Friday in this capital, Ysla Production announced today.
Israel / Palestine: Tension on the border between Gaza and Israel after the arrest of a Palestinian
For the second day in a row, the Israeli army and police today implemented additional security measures on the border with the Gaza Strip, fearing reprisals after the arrest of a Palestinian leader.
China: China imposes sanctions on entities linked to separatism in Taiwan
China today imposed sanctions on entities linked to separatist forces in Taiwan, amid tensions heightened by the presence of US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on the island.
Culture: Jepara Film Festival begins in eastern Cuba
The Jepara International Film Festival (FIC) has kicked off in that city in eastern Cuba with recognition of the health workers and scientists who created Cuban vaccines against Covid-19, it was reported today.
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