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South America

La Paz, Apr 2 (Prensa Latina) President Evo Morales announced today he will ask the Plurinational Legislative Assembly of Bolivia to create a mixed commission to investigate corruption denunciations, linked to Brazilian company Odebrecht.

Asuncion, Apr 2 (Prensa Latina) A controversy is getting heated today in Paraguay, after the scandal involving some candidates in the April 22 elections was pushed into the backstage, although they are under investigation for corruption.

Brasilia, Apr 2 (Prensa Latina) The awaited ministerial reform in Brazil advances today at full speed, five days before the deadline in which those interested in disputing programmed elections next October, before they abandon their posts.

By Fausto Triana

Santiago, Chile, Apr 2 (Prensa Latina) Days after the conclusion of the statements before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague, Chile and Bolivia maintain heated verbal exchanges without any chance to normalize relations.

Rosario, Argentina, Apr 1 (Prensa Latina) Members of the Multisector Rosario Argentinean Movement of Solidarity with Cuba (MasCuba) are organizing the 16th National Meeting with the Caribbean island to honor one of the greatest sons of this city, Ernesto Che Guevara.

Caracas, mar 31 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan religious leaders will hold a march in this capital called Gran Caminata por la Paz y Prosperidad de Venezuela (Long Walk for Peace and Prosperity in Venezuela) Saturday, in support of President Nicolás Maduro.

30 de marzo de 2018, 15:17Caracas, Mar 30 (Prensa Latina) The Venezuelan government demanded the Public Ministry to clear up the facts occurred on March 28 in a center in the Venezuelan state of Carabobo, where more than 60 people died, said an official communique here Friday.

30 de marzo de 2018, 11:57La Paz, Mar 30 (Prensa Latina) The State Housing Agency of Bolivia (AEVivienda) announced today the plan to build 23,193 houses, of which 8,038 will be constructed in rural areas and 15,155 in cities.

By Fausto Triana

Santiago de Chile, Mar 30 (Prensa Latina) Prickly language and a permanently stinging environment describe almost two weeks of arguments, replies and counter-replies between Chile and Bolivia before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) of The Hague.

30 de marzo de 2018, 00:18Brazilia, Mar 30 (Prensa Latina) Contrary to the official statement, the Brazilian unemployment rate in the November 2017-February 2018 quarter increased and raised up the number of unemployed citizens to 13.1 million, it was reported here.

29 de marzo de 2018, 17:36Montevideo, Mar 29 (Prensa Latina) With a varied and broad film program of almost 200 Uruguayan and foreign films from 50 countries, the 36th International Film Festival of Uruguay was opened today until April 7th.