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Centroamérica / Caribe

Mexico, Aug 11 (Prensa Latina) All of 22 species of Mexican parrots (but one) are officially endangered today, according to researcher Patricia Escalante.

Santiago de Chile, Aug 11(Prensa Latina) Chile prepares a great business mission to Guatemala, oriented to make direct investments and joint production processes, revealed the Direction of International Economic Relations (Direcon).

Kingston, Aug 10 (Prensa Latina) Jamaican Ministry of Health started the building of two cancer centers with state-of-the-art equipment, reported today Minister of Health Christopher Tufton.

Mexico, Aug 10 (Prensa Latina) Japanese Toyota Motor Corp automotive industry will postpone the start of operations at its new plant in Mexico until the first half of 2020, starting from the date originally planned in 2019, reported the company today.

Panama, Aug 10 (Prensa Latina) Eight people arrested and nine weapons seized is the balance of the anti-gang police operation conducted today in the Caribbean city of Colon, setting of a recently increasing violence.

Mexico, Aug 10 (Prensa Latina) Mexican western state of Veracruz is recovering today from Franklin's bashing, which impacted the northern zone of that territory as Category 1 hurricane.

Guatemala, Aug 10 (Prensa Latina) Twelve indigenous Guatemalan women traveled to India today to be trained as solar engineers and bring energy to their places of origin as part of a women''s empowerment project led by both nations.

Tegucigalpa, Aug 9 (Prensa Latina) More than 28,000 Hondurans were deported through July, mostly by the immigration authorities of the United States and Mexico, official sources confirmed today.

Mexico, Aug 9 (Prensa Latina) The Department of Treasury of the United States informed Wednesday that Mexican soccer player Rafael Márquez, captain of the national team, and singer Julión Álvarez, among the most popular here, were sanctioned for alleged drug trafficking, it was known here.

San Jose, Aug 9 (Prensa Latina) Costa Rican volcanoes Poas and Turrialba started their Wednesday morning with significant eruptions of ashes, gases and aerosol, said reports made by the Costa Rican National Seismologic and Volcanologic Observatory (OVSICON).

Mexico, Aug 9 (Prensa Latina) The representative of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights in Mexico, Jan Jarab, confirmed that up to now 30,000 people have been reported missing in the country in recent years.