Ramallah_ Israeli forces repressed today a peaceful protest near the village of Ras Karkar, northwest of the city, in the occupied West Bank, local authorities reported, Prensa Latina publishes.

Brasilia_ The fate of Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva's presidential candidacy could be decided today, when the Electoral Superior Court (TSE) of Brazil meets in extraordinary session summoned by its president, Rosa Weber, Radio Habana Cuba reports

Moscow_ Russia confirmed the successful launch of the new PRS-1M interceptor missile capable of destroying targets 350 kilometers away, and at an altitude of 40 to 50 kilometers, Prensa Latina reports.

Caracas_ Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro  ratified today his rejection of the use of nuclear weapons and the commitment of the Government to the promotion of peace on the International Day against Nuclear Tests, established by the UN since 2009, Prensa Latina reports.

Brasilia_ Political prisoner since 145 days, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva is in condition of achieving a historic victory in the first round of the presidential elections in Brazil, on October 7, Prensa Latina reports.

Bogota_ Colombia announced its official withdrawal from the Union of South American Nations (Unasur), but its exit will be effective in the next six months, said today the local media, according to Prensa Latina.