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Centroamérica / Caribe

Guatemala, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) 46.5 percent of children under the age of five suffer from chronic malnutrition in Guatemala, where in 2017 there were 111 victims due to lack of food.


Port of Prínce, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) The president of Haiti, Juvenel Moise, described in his Twitter account as ''extremely serious violation'' the behavior of some Oxfam directives who hired women for sex partiwes after the 2010 earthquake, it was known today.


México, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) The election pre-campaign concluded its preliminary stage in Mexico, polls giving the lead to Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (Amlo) but it is still to be seen if he will hold on to it until July 1, election day.


Georgetown, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) A group of Barbados service manufacturers and exporters will remain in Guyana this week to explore opportunities for trade with that Caribbean country, local press reported today.


Mexico, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) In Mexico, there has never been so much inequality, stated the rector of the National Autonomous University of Mexico, Enrique Grau.


Managua, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) Nicaraguan authorities remain vigilant today following seismic activity during the last 48 hours in this capital.


San Juan, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) The Electric Power Authority (EPA) restored the service today, after large part of Puerto Rico was left in the dark as a result of an explosion at the Monacillos substation in San Juan.


By William Urquijo Pascual

Caracas (Prensa Latina) By refusing to sign the democratic coexistence agreement that resulted from the talks with the government of Venezuela in the Dominican Republic, the opposition has turned its back on the country and has been discredited, prior to the presidential election on April 22.


Havana, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) The Network of Intellectuals, Artists and Social Movements In Defense of Humanity has denounced from Cuba the reactionary offensive that has taken force in America and other regions of the world.


Panama, Feb 11 (Prensa Latina) The registration today of Pope Francis at the World Youth Day (WYD) opened the process to participate in the great event of young Catholics, to be held here in 2019.


London, Feb 11 (Prensa Latina) British Minister for Social Development Penny Mordaunt asked Oxfam''s executives today to shed light on the sex scandal involving this nongovernmental organization (NGO) for hiring prostitutes during a humanitarian mission in Haiti.