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Interior Centroamérica / Caribe

Panama, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) Former President Ricardo Martinelli's defense strongly reacted to consider that the charges of alleged blackmail to magistrates is a tactic to prevent the case from leaving the Supreme Court of Justice (CSJ), where it is today.

Panama, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) Panamanian society woke up today, shaken by a new scandal over alleged blackmail to the Supreme Court of Justice (CSJ) to favor the case against former President Ricardo Martinelli, denounced Kenya Porcell, the nation''s attorney.

Panama, Aug 13 (Prensa Latina) Panamanians are analyzing today the apathy of the bases of the Democratic Change (CD) Party and its abstention, after the 2019 presidential election of the political group established by former President Ricardo Martinelli.

Mexico, Aug 12 (Prensa Latina) Along with the spiral of violence, the number of armored vehicles in Mexico is growing today, according to data from the National Security Commission (CNS).

Santo Domingo, Aug 12 (Prensa Latina) Thousands of Dominicans are participating in the Million March Against Corruption and Impunity which began today in the metropolitan area of this capital convened by the Green March collective.

Mexico, Aug 12 (Prensa Latina) Mexico today needs some 226,000 more nurses, both in the public and private sectors, for primary care, the aging of the population and chronic-degenerative diseases.

Mexico, Aug 10 (Prensa Latina) The next Mexican government and the Employers'' Confederation of the Mexican Republic (COPARMEX) will work on an agreement to raise the minimum wage in the country, official sources announced today.

Port-au-Prince, Aug 9 (Prensa Latina) Between April and June of this year, the cost of the basic food basket in Haiti has increased by three percent compared to the previous quarter, according to the National Coordination of Food Security (CNSA).

Addis Abeba, Aug 9 (Prensa Latina) The African Union (AU) stressed today the importance of association with Caribbean countries, above all those wjere there is a considerable presence of citizens from this continent.

Mexico, Aug 9 (Prensa Latina) Mexico will formally declare the work of intellectual Octavio Paz as a national artistic monument, in an effort to protect its legacy, it was informed.