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Buenos Aires, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) Argentinean Nobel Peace Prize winner Adolfo Perez Esquivel said today that the countries which do not own their natural resources lose sovereignty, and also that capitalism was born heartless.


Caracas, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) ''The victory of left-wing forces in the municipal elections held on Sunday is the highest achieved by any political force in the history of Venezuela since 1830,'' said Jorge Rodriguez, Minister of Communication and Information (MINCI).


Buenos Aires, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) The security operation for the Summit of the World Trade Organization being held here for the first time, generates complaints today among the locals for the vehicular chaos and the several closed streets, many of them with restricted access.


Montevideo, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) A total of $547 million USD entered Uruguay at the end of November for sales of dairy products abroad, four percent more than in the same period of 2016, the National Milk Institute reported today.


La Paz, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) To commemorate today the anniversary of the creation of the United Nations Children''s Fund (UNICEF), Bolivian President Evo Morales talked about the policies implemented in the country in favor of children.


La Paz, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) President Evo Morales has traveled to Europe to participate in the Climate Change Summit in France tomorrow, then sign some agreements in Austria and Switzerland for the bioceanic train and visit the Vatican on Friday, December 15.


Caracas, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) Chavism forces in Venezuela have paved the way to the 2018 presidential elections with a resounding victory in the municipal elections held Sunday to elect 335 mayors and the governor of the State of Zulia.


Buenos Aires, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) The 11th Summit of the World Trade Organization (WTO) started debating today several issues among them the empowerment of businesswomen with full attendance of its 164 member countries.


Caracas, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) With significant turnout, Venezuelans elected Sunday 335 mayors and the governor of the State of Zulia in a show of open democracy and peace, in which the ruling United Socialist Party (USPV) won over 300 posts.


Santiago de Chile, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) The Palestinian Federation of Chile (FPCH) has convened a demonstration for Monday to protest against the United States'' decision to move its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.


Caracas, Dec 10 (Prensa Latina) Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino congratulated the Venezuelan people because they have demonstrated once again their democracy and civility during Sunday''s elections.