Santiago de Chile: Chile closes today a week in which the electoral atmosphere gains strength with the view of political programs of parties focused on the primaries to elect the candidates for the November presidential elections, Prensa Latina publishes.
Beijing: A testing program of the digital yuan kicked off at a Beijing amusement park, allowing customers to pay with the new digital currency at numerous stores.
Moscow: Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov on Thursday considered the Geneva summit between Russian President Vladimir Putin and his US counterpart Joseph Biden positive, although he acknowledged that expectations were not high, Prensa Latina publishes.
Geneva: The presidents of Russia, Vladimir Putin, and the United States, Jose Biden, concluded their meeting in Geneva, after a second block with the participation of five other representatives from each country, Radio Reloj reports.
Caracas: The Executive Secretary of ALBA-TCP, Sacha Llorenti, assured today that the United States and its allies use the Covid-19 pandemic as a weapon to reinforce illegal measures.
Asunción: The former president of Paraguay Fernando Lugo (2008-2012) congratulated the Prensa Latina agency today, which will celebrate his 62nd anniversary on Wednesday.
Moscow: Russian President Vladimir Putin and his American counterpart, Joseph Biden, would not have a year, even life, to agree on unresolved issues that will be on the table tomorrow in Geneva.
Bogotá: The mobilizations and protests will continue today in Colombia, while the rapprochement between the government and the National Unemployment Committee remains on hold, Prensa Latina publishes.
Brasilia: The Senate commission, which oversees the government’s management of Covid-19, will hear today from two renowned scientists on technical aspects of fighting the disease in Brazil, such as the use of the drug chloroquine.
Bogotá: Congressman Roy Barreras today criticized a brief visit by the President of Colombia, Iván Duque, to Cali shortly after ordering the militarization of that city with the greatest deployment of capabilities of the Public Force, Prensa Latina publishes.