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Centroamérica / Caribe

Mexico, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) Violence against journalists in Mexico rose by 23 percent in the first half of this year, compared to the same period last year, as revealed today by the nongovernmental organization Article-19.


17 de agosto de 2017, 17:40Panama, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) Vice President of the United States Michael Pence arrived in Panama today for a short visit that ends the tour he began last Sunday in Colombia across Latin America.


17 de agosto de 2017, 15:50Panama, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) The number of foreigners arrested by the Panamanian National Migration Service (SNM) during the first semester of 2017 went up to 2,935, as part of several operations up to this day.


Bridgetown, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) The 13th edition of the Caribbean Festival of Arts, CARIFESTA, is beginning today with the participation of artists, craftsmen, writers and academicians from about 30 countries of the region.


Mexico, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) Violence against journalists in Mexico rose by 23 percent in the first half of this year, compared to the same period last year, as revealed today by the nongovernmental organization Article-19.


Guatemala, August 17 (Prensa Latina) Guatemala will reinforce its hospitals after recent regrettable incidents carried out in Roosevelt hospital, said Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales.


Mexico, August 17 (Prensa Latina) Opposition parties in Mexico are demanding the government to present the audit''s results carried out to Petroleos Mexicanos (PEMEX) during the administration of Emilio Lozoya, involved today in the case of bribery of the Brazilian company Odebrecht.


Mexico, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) In view of increased homicides, assaults and clashes between gangs, members of the Mexican Army in coordination with the Ministry of Public Security and Police have raided today in the state of Colima.


Panama, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) More than 25,000 cases of viral conjunctivitis were reported in Panama, a contagious disease that has increased in recent weeks and led health authorities to declare it as an outbreak.


16 de agosto de 2017, 17:52San Jose, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) Omar Lizano, an expert of the Center for Sea and Limnology Investigations (CIMAR) stated Wednesday that the penetration of sea water in a zone of the Pacific coast of Costa Rica was provoked by storms in the Anctartica.


Panama, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) Popular outcries in various parts of this capital have been announced by the civil society organizations against US Vice President Michael Pence´s visit, who will be arriving tomorrow in Panama.