Prensa Latina

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Prensa Latina

 

a Latin-American information agency, organized as a corporation of Latin-American countries. Founded in 1959, Prensa Latina (PL) is located in Havana.

PL supplies information to the press in Cuba and in other countries of Latin America. The agency has divisions and correspondents’ centers in most Latin-American countries, as well as in the countries of Europe and Africa. PL has agreements on exchanging information with TASS and other agencies of the socialist countries, as well as with various agencies of other countries. It publishes bulletins of Latin-American news in Spanish and English.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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