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Mexico, Jul 23 (Prensa Latina) Enrique Benjamin Solis, former mayor of the municipality of Silao, in the Mexican state of Guanajuato, was sentenced to two years in prison for qualified injuries and threats to the reporter Karla Janeth Silva, of El Heraldo, the newspaper reported today.

24 de julio de 2017, 16:45Mexico, Jul 24 (Prensa Latina) Five members of a band dedicated to the theft of fuels died today in Esperanza, Mexican state of Puebla, during a clash with members of the Mexican Armed Navy Monday.

24 de julio de 2017, 12:14Kuala Lumpur, Jul 24 (Prensa Latina) A report published today in this capital by the international Monetary Fund (IMF) slightly reduced the prediction of economic growth for Latin America and the Caribbean in 2017 and 2018.

San Salvador, Jul 24 (Prensa Latina) The level of organization and actions resulting from its debates guarantee as of today the success of the second Central American meeting of Solidarity with Cuba,to be held in El Salvador this week.

24 de julio de 2017, 10:44Guatemala, Jul 24 (Prensa Latina) 50 days short of completing two years as president of Guatemala, Jimmy Morales shows poor performance in the concept of governance, according to a local expert.

24 de julio de 2017, 10:05Mexico, July 24 (Prensa Latina) The National Regeneration Movement (MORENA), headed by presidential candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, is leading the polls for the July 2018 elections, according to a survey released today.

24 de julio de 2017, 09:21Santo Domingo, July 24 (Prensa Latina) The Dominican-Haitian Cultural Center (CCDH) has denounced what is currently seen as a xenophobic campaign and the purpose of damaging bilateral relations between the Dominican Republic and Haiti.

24 de julio de 2017, 09:04Santo Domingo, Jul 24 (Prensa Latina) The civic movement Marcha Verde (Green March) has demanded today Dominican Republic''s Attorney General, Jean Alain Rodriguez, an explanation about progress in the investigation on the collaboration agreement signed by the government with the Brazilian construction firm Odebrecht.

24 de julio de 2017, 00:30Mexico, Jul 24 (Prensa Latina) More than 100,000 minors (boys, girls and adolescents) were detained by Mexican and U.S. migration authorities in 2016, according to the Yearbook on Migration and Remittances Mexico 2017.

23 de julio de 2017, 12:10San Salvador, Jul 23 (Prensa Latina) New voices have been raised on Sunday in El Salvador in rejection of the U.S. government''s threats against Venezuela and in support for the constitutional process in that South American nation.

Panama, Jul 23 (Prensa Latina) Qatar''s crisis with the neighboring states was planned, according to that country''s ambassador to Panama, Nasser Rashid Al-Nuaimi, who rejected Doha''s links with terrorists, in an interview published in the newspaper La Prensa today.