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South America

Brasilia, Jul 20 (Prensa Latina) The beginning today of the national party conventions to nominate their presidential candidates will accelerate the election pulse in Brazil, where the first round of voting is scheduled for October 7.


21 de julio de 2018, 12:15La Paz, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian President Evo Morales highlighted the reduction of almost 50 percent of coca leaf crops in the country, without the intervention of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA).


Havana, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuban female music ensemble Camerata Romeu will offer today a Brazilian popular music concert accompanied by that country''s violinist and composer Ricardo Herz.


20 de julio de 2018, 16:38Buenos Aires, Jul 20 (Prensa Latina) Argentine health authorities today remain on high alert due to two cases of measles in the city of Buenos Aires, the first since 2000.


Buenos Aires, Jul 20 (Prensa Latina) The centric avenue July 9 was here today completely cut to transit in a new protest of social movements to reject the presence of the IMF in Argentina.


Quito, Jul 20 (Prensa Latina) The Ecuadorian government reformed a law to prevent and eradicate violence against women and include gender equality under the principle of non-discrimination, local media reported today.


Quito, Jul 20 (Prensa Latina) Former Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa said today that he will denounce in international bodies the ''political, judicial and media plot '' against him, after being linked to the alleged crime for the kidnapping of Fernando Balda.


20 de julio de 2018, 13:25Sao Paulo, Brazil, Jul 20 (Prensa Latina) Brazil's Neymar da Silva today ruled out his departure from the Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) football club to complete the plans drawn up for the French team.


20 de julio de 2018, 12:12Caracas, Jul 20 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela and Turkey are working to strengthen relations in cultural matters, said the minister of culture, Ernesto Villegas, who spoke today with the Eurasian nation''s ambassador in Caracas, Sevki Mütevellioglu.


Brasilia, Jul 20 (Prensa Latina) The beginning today of the national party conventions to nominate their presidential candidates will accelerate the election pulse in Brazil, where the first round of voting is scheduled for October 7.


Bogota, Jul 20 (Prensa Latina) Colombia starts today a new legislative period with congress people elected in the March 11 elections and with ten seats assigned to the former guerrilla FARC, as a result of the Peace Agreement.