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Interior Centroamérica / Caribe

Santo Domingo, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) The Máximo Gómez Foundation presented today for the first time the awards with the name of the Generalissimo Maximo Gomez, in Baní, Dominican province of Peravia.

Kingston, Jun 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Rogelio Sierra concludes his official visit to Jamaica today, where he met with senior government officials to reaffirm the solidarity and support between both nations.

Port-au-Prince, Jun 15 (Prensa Latina) The fourth edition of the Meeting of World Musicians Festival opens its doors today in Haiti, in the presence of some 13 artists from eight countries in Europe, Africa and the Caribbean.

Mexico, Jun 15 (Prensa Latina) The Labor Party (PT), a member of the Together We Will Make History coalition that supports the candidacy of Andrés Manuel López Obrador, warned today against the risk of a ''state fraud'' in the elections of July 1.

Santo Domingo, Jun 14 (Prensa Latina) The Dominican Republic remembers today the anti-Trujillo expeditionary force who, from June 14 to 20, 1959, sacrificed their lives in an attempt to overthrow the dictatorship of Rafael Leónidas Trujillo (1930-1961).

Panama, Jun 14 (Prensa Latina) The Central American Integration System (SICA according to its Spanish acronym) and the European Union (EU) signed an investment, whose amount of 88.1 million euros (102,47 million USD) will boost renewable energy generation, it was known today.

Port-au-Prince, Jun 14 (Prensa Latina) About 367 Haitians were deported this week from the Dominican Republic in an operation that the local press describes today as a desperate hunt.

Georgetown, Jun 12 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Rogelio Sierra ratified today his country's commitment to the struggles of the Caribbean Community in the international arena.

Mexico, Jun 12 (Prensa Latina) The councilor candidate for the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) in the municipality of Isla Mujeres, Rosely Magaña, died victim of the gunshots she received during the weekend in a political rally.

Port-au-Prince, Jun 12 (Prensa Latina) The Haitian government allocated today about two million gourdes (about $30,864 USD) for each department, as part of the Civil Protection Directorate actions, in the current hurricane season.