Cuba Hosts International Forum in Support of Hugo Chavez

0 Havana, Cuba, Sep 7.- Cuban civil society organizations, students and foreign residents in the country expressed their support,  during a forum in Havana on Thursday, of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez in his campaign for the upcoming October 7 presidential elections. Grouped in what is known as the International Coordinating Group in Solidarity with Venezuela and with the ALBA countries

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US Democratic Convention against Cuba and Venezuela

0 Havana, Cuba, Sept 5.- US President Barack Obama will reinforce political interfering actions against Cuba and Venezuela, according to the draft program of the US Democratic Party, to be approved during its Convention underway in Charlotte, North Carolina. According to PL news agency, the document, which is expected to be approved by over 6 000 democrats, includes the same

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Obama Exploits Cuban Topic During Visits to Florida

1 Washington, Jul 17.- In full electoral mode and virtually tied with his Republican rival in the polls, President Barack Obama has prioritized Florida over the last few weeks, a key state in the November 6 presidential elections. The president counted on help from his wife Michelle, whose presence unleashed controversy when she presided over a campaign act at an

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Hugo Chavez: Latin America and the Caribbean Spark Hope to the World

3 Havana, Cuba, Jul 10.- Venezuela´s Hugo Chavez said on Monday that Latin America and the Caribbean unfold as a platform of peace and respect, and as an alternative to the capitalist model. “We live in a continent with a cultural, social, political and economic revolution underway; Latin America and the Caribbean are unfolding as the hope of this world,”

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France: Hollande, a Triumph with European Scope

1 Paris, May 7. – After 17 years of conservatives governments, the triumph of the Socialist Party (SP) candidate Francois Hollande in the presidential elections is considered today a political change in France with European scope. Hollande won Sunday's election with 51,67 percent of the votes, compared to 48,33 of his rival Nicolas Sarkozy, according to data provided by the

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Putin Wins Russian Presidential Elections

1 Moscow, Mar 5. – Central Electoral Commission (CEC) Head Vladimir Churov on Monday announced the extra-official result of the presidential elections, in which Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin won 63.75 percent of votes. Churov stated that, after counting more than 99.9 percent of the ballots, Putin had 45,109,640 votes. The turnout was 65.3 percent, five points above the December

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Five Hundred Journalists to Cover Elections in Nicaragua

1 Managua, Oct 29. -The Nicaraguan Electoral Supreme Council (CSE) accredited 500 national and foreign journalists to cover the presidential elections in this Central American country, said CSE spokesman Félix Navarrete Friday as told by local magazine Bolsa de Noticias. Two hundred reporters correspond to press media from several countries of America, Asia and Europe, Navarrete said. Such an accrediting

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Military in Egypt Will Not Nominate Presidential Candidate

1 Cairo, Feb 18. – The Egyptian Military Council said it does not pretend to nominate any candidate for the presidential elections to replace Hosni Mubarak, a reassuring announcement when the country will celebrate on Friday "the victory''s day". Spokesmen for the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces, body to which Mubarak handed over the power on February 11 forced

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