Havana, Cuba, Dec 8.- The 39th International Festival of New Latin American Cinema will be inaugurated today in this capital, with the premiere of the Brazilian film The movie of my life in the Karl Marx theater.
Saint Mary, Antigua and Barbuda, Dec 8.- The prime minister of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Ralph Gonsalves, urged U.S. President Donald Trump today to abandon the anachronistic economic blockade of Cuba, a demand that will be repeated here by the Caribbean countries.
Istanbul, Dec 8.- Tens of thousands of people demonstrated in several cities of Turkey today to protest against the decision of the US president, Donald Trump, to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
Havana, Cuba, Dec 8.- Pinar del Río lost 11-3 to Artemisa and complicated their process in search of the fourth place, last seat granting a ticket to postseason of the 57th Cuban National Baseball Series.
Havana, Cuba, Dec 8.- The Telecommunications Company of Cuba, S.A., ETECSA, announced that, from December 8, 2017, from any mobile phone in Cuba, it will be possible to send international messages (SMS) to any mobile phone in the United States.
New Delhi, Dec 8.- Cuban Health Minister, Roberto Morales, has held a meeting in this capital with Indian representatives and businessmen from the biotechnological and pharmaceutical industries to exchange experiences and discuss cooperation issues.
Paris, Dec 8.- The Cervantes Institute in Paris is screening the documentary ''Cancion de barrio'' (Song of the Street), by Alejandro Ramirez Anderson, a film focused on the tour of some of Havana's poor neighborhoods by renowned Cuban singer-songwriter Silvio Rodriguez.
Brussels, Dec 8.- The Council of Ministers of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States, (ACP) has approved in Brussels a new resolution in support of Cuba's fight against the blockade imposed by the United States, diplomatic sources informed today.
Saint Mary, Antigua and Barbuda, Dec 8.- Cuban President Raúl Castro today called for unity in diversity, integration and genuine cooperation among Caribbean states to face common challenges and problems of the region and the world.