Moscow - A squadron of Su-25 assault airplanes painted the sky over Moscow''s Red Square with the colors of Russia''s flag, at the closing of the official parade for the 71st anniversary of victory over fascism.
Damascus - The Syrian President Bashar al Assad confirmed today that Iran''s stance is highly appreciated by all Syrians during a meeting with Ali Akbar Velayati, head of the Iranian Center for Strategic Research.
Washington - The Republican Party of the United States is taking steps to close ranks behind its second candidate, Donald Trump, to prevent the victory of the probable Democratic challenger, Hillary Clinton.
Latakia, Syria - A climate of relative tranquility prevails today in territories controlled by Syrian government forces, which contrasts the continued fighting in Aleppo and other areas in the north of the country.
Washington, May 8 (Prensa Latina) Prominent Republican figures insist today on blaming the favorite of Democrat candidates for the November presidential elections, Hillary Clinton, for bad use of her e-mails with information that, so they say, was classified. For her part, Clinton said today to be ready to talk with anyone and at any moment, about a probe accusing her regarding e-mail messages sent by her.
Caracas - The review of the signatures gathered by the Venezuelan opposition to carry out a recall referendum against President Nicolás Maduro began today at the National Electoral Council (CNE, in Spanish), Tibisay Lucena, head of the CNE has reported.
Havana - Havana Historian Eusebio Leal Spengler, one of Cuba's most renowned intellectuals, died on Friday of a painful illness at the age of 77.
Leal's work was transcendental to the preservation of the legacy of illustrious figures who are paradigms in Cuba and Ibero-America.Read More
Havana - The film Mambo Man, by Cuban musician Edesio Alejandro and British-Iranian film-maker Mo Fini, received today a new award after being chosen as the Best Feature Film of the season at Best Global Shorts festival.Read More
A Greek initiative to award the Nobel Peace Prize to the Cuban doctors who are fighting against the Covid-19 in the world was presented in this capital.Read More