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Centroamérica / Caribe

Guatemala, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) One million adolescents are without educational coverage at different levels of education in Guatemala, according to local educational research organizations.

Managua, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) Nicaragua readies to host the 23rd Sao Paulo Forum Meeting, with the participation of at least 300 representatives of social movements and leftwing parties of Latin America and the Caribbean.

13 de julio de 2017, 00:18Panama, Jul 13 (Prensa Latina) Statistical data issued by the Ministry of Health indicated that 1,586 new cases of Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) were reported in 2016 in Panama, out of that total 974 people tested positive for HIV and 613 people for AIDS.

12 de julio de 2017, 17:48Kingston, Jul 12 (Prensa Latina) The House of Representatives of Jamaica passed the amendments made by the Senate to the Law of Legal Reforms, seeking to strengthen the regulations against serious crimes, said today news reports.

Guatemala, July 12 (Prensa Latina) Members of the Farmers Development Committee (CODECA) have blocked up crucial roads in the nation, by calling for the resignation of Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales from the nationalization of entities and prison for dirty officials.

San Salvador, Jul 12 (Prensa Latina) The financial enties involved in the privatization of the Salvadoran banks at the end of the 20th Century were summoned to reveal all the documents hidden in the traumatic process.

Mexico, Jul 12 (Prensa Latina) The oil company Sierra Oil and Gas announced the discovery of an oil field in the coast of southeastern Mexico, whose reserves are estimated between 1.4 billion and 2 billion barrels, was released today.

Panama, Jul 12 (Prensa Latina) Without giving in to the extraterritorial sanctions imposed by the United States, the newspapers La Estrella de Panama and El Siglo (GESE) will continue operating in an open challenge to the Clinton List.

México, Jul 12 (Prensa Latina) Oil extraction in Mexico will fall by the end of this year below the two million barrels per day, its lowest level since 1980, it was known today.

11 de julio de 2017, 15:08Mexico, Jul 11 (Prensa Latina) The confrontations between rival factions of the Gulf Cartel caused the death of 90 people in the city of Reynosa, Tamaulipas, the Attorney General''s Office in that state reported today.

11 de julio de 2017, 14:40San Juan, Jul 11 (Prensa Latina) The dramatic social reality of Puerto Rico today brought another of its great ballasts afloat after 119 years of US colonial domination: 60% of homeless Puerto Ricans use drugs.