Havana_ The small town of Birán, where the leader of the Revolution, Fidel Castro (1926-2016) was born 92 years ago, hosted today a popular consultation on the draft of the new Constitution of the Island, Prensa Latina reports.

Brasilia_ US Secretary of State James Mattis is starting a South American tour today with the express objective of resuming Washington's influence and defending US interests in the region, Prensa Latina reports.

Mayabeque, Cuba_ The sugar workers of the municipality of Madruga aspire to be among the first plants in the country to start the 2018-2019 harvest and fulfill the plan to contribute to the advance of the economy in Mayabeque.

Mayabeque, Cuba_ The Energas Plant Puerto Escondido improves its work system to prevent the escape of pollutants into the atmosphere and damage to the environment.

Mayabeque, Cuba_ The process of analysis of the Constitution Project of the Republic of Cuba in the municipality of San Jose de las Lajas will begin at the Rosafé Signet Artificial Insemination Center, in this territory, this Monday, August 13th, with the presence of the workers and their political and mass organizations, Radio Camoa publishes.

Caracas_ The allied forces of the Bolivarian Revolution and the people in general will march today in favor of peace and in repudiation of the terrorist actions registered on August 4 against the president of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro, Prensa Latina publishes.

Mayabeque, Cuba_ The mini pulp and canning industry of Nueva Paz is part of the social benefit projects gestated by the Science, Technology and Environment (CITMA) section of this municipality.

Mayabeque, Cuba_ The remodeling of the medical office of the Manuel Fajardo sugar mill, in Quivicán, increases the actions to improve the quality of life of the people, the digital site of  Radio Rebelde publishes.

Brasilia_ Eight of the main trade union centers of Brazil protested yesterday in at least 14 cities in the country against unemployment, labor reform and social security reform proposed by the government of unconstitutional President Michel Temer, Cubasí publishes.