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Interior Centroamérica / Caribe

Guatemala, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) The election of the secretary and undersecretary of the National Council of Attention to the Migrant (Conamigua) appears today between the priorities scheduled in an extraordinary session of the Congress, although the majority of the candidates shows an inadequate profile.

San José, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) The Organism of Judicial Investigation (OIJ) arrested nine persons suspicious of drug trafficking and homicides during raids in the oriental province of Limon, some 163 kilometers from the capital.

Havana, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) The 16th Political Council of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America-Peoples Trade Treaty (ALBA-TCP) will be held tomorrow in this capital, the Cuban Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MINREX) confirmed today.

Tegucigalpa, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) The Opposition Alliance against the Dictatorship has noted that the evidence of election fraud in Honduras is convincing, and called on public opinion to not play the game of the president and candidate for reelection, Juan Orlando Hernandez.

Santo Domingo, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) Jean Rodriguez, General Prosecutor of the Dominican Republic, called to fight corruption Friday, in a task that will take time and the best efforts and capacities by the whole nation.

Saint Mary, Antigua and Barbuda, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuba and the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) signed today memorandums of understanding for cooperation in disaster prevention and promote tourism as a multi-destination in the region.

Kingston, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) More than 5,500 Haitians were deported by the administration of US President Donald Trump during the fiscal year 2017, compared to only 310 in 2016, the digital portal News America reported today.

Santo Domingo, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) The Permanent Conference of Political Parties of Latin America and the Caribbean (COPPPAL) today condemned the warrant for preventive custody against former President Cristina Fernandez and the request to strip her of parliamentary immunity.

Saint Mary, Antigua and Barbuda, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) Leaders of the 14 member countries of the Caribbean Community (Caricom) and Cuban President, Raul Castro, started here today a meeting aimed at promoting solidarity and regional integration.

Tegucigalpa, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) Almost two weeks after the presidential elections in Honduras, there is still no sign of a solution to the crisis unleashed in the country due to allegations of fraud, while political tension increases as clashes between the political forces grow.