Managua_ The president of Nicaragua, Daniel Ortega, called on Friday to restore peace and achieve the nation's reconciliation for the well-being of the people, Radio Reloj publishes.

Havana_ The press model needed for socialism on the Island will occupy today the center of the agenda of the final day of the X Congress of the Union of Journalists of Cuba (UPEC), a meeting dedicated to the historical leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, to the 55th anniversary of the UPEC (founded on July 15, 1963) and to Antonio Moltó, president of the association who died in August of 2017.

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi called the accusations made by the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) against his country's missile program baseless and accused Donald Trump of putting pressure on his European allies, Prensa Latina reports.

Mayabeque, Cuba_ Mayabeque shows progress in the Program of Integral Attention to the Improvement of the Popular Power, which is evidenced in the sustained growth of the economy and the improvement of basic services in recent years.

Mayabeque, Cuba_ Daesy Brison and Grabiel Calderón from Mayabeque, reached bronze in the National Athletics Championship, school category, contest held at the Rafael Fortún Chacón Stadium in Camagüey.

Brasilia_ National Trade Union Centers, social movements and political parties called to mobilize across the country today to reject the legal war that prevents the release of former Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, according to the website of Prensa Latina.

Havana_ The President of Cuba, Miguel Diaz-Canel, received in Havana today the Prime Minister of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Ralph Gonsalves, Prensa Latina reports.

Havana_ With the participation of more than 400 delegates, the 10th Congress of the Union of Cuban Journalists (UPEC) begins today till tomorrow, Saturday, to discuss key issues like the new Law on Social Communication.

Mayabeque, Cuba_ The population of the municipality of San José de las Lajas grew in the last five years. According to data offered by the Municipal Office of Statistics and Information (ONEI), the population growth is of 1000 people per year.