Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Supreme Court invalidates anticorruption act in Mexico Mexico, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) The opposition Democratic Revolutionary Party (PRD) received a hard blow on Friday, when the Supreme Court of Justice of the Nation (SCJN) totally invalidated the Anticorruption System in Mexico City (CdMx). Mexico takes measures for caravan of Central American migrants Mexico, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) The Mexican government is taking a group of measures on Friday to counteract the arrival of a caravan of Central American migrants marching to the United States. Costa Rican leader confirms will to exercise the right to strike San Jose, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) The President of the Association of Secondary School Teachers (APSE), Zaray Esquivel, today confirmed the willingness to exercise the right to strike in Costa Rica, against the official attempt to limit it. Lopez Obrador launches free healthcare plan for Mexicans Mexico, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador launched this Thursday his plan to provide free healthcare, including medicines, to benefit all Mexicans, especially those lacking social security. University of Mexico to publicly report cases of gender violence Mexico, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) The School of Philosophy and Letters at the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) will report as of Thursday cases of gender violence perpetrated in its facilities and publish them on its website. Electoral reform to strengthen popular vote Managua, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) The electoral reform to be discussed this year in Nicaragua will be to strengthen the popular vote, Gustavo Porras, president of the National Assembly (unicameral parliament) insisted. Nicaraguan government defends the work of multi-state channel teleSUR Managua, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) The Government of Nicaragua assured on Tuesday that the peoples' voice cannot be silenced, in reference to the Venezuelan right wing's maneuvers to the attack the multi-state owned channel teleSUR. Guatemalan president swears in ministers Guatemala, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) Very late on Tuesday, Alejandro Giammattei swore in his 14 ministers with the commitment to fight poverty and corruption in Guatemala as a guide in the next four years of government. Humpback whale watching in the Dominican Republic Santo Domingo, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) Humpback whales returned to the Dominican Republic, and the watching season opens as of Wednesday, an amazing natural sight that attracts the presence of tourists and visitors. Bahamas to receive financial support for its recovery Nassau, Jan 14 (Prensa Latina) The Bahamas government today welcomed international pledges of $1.5 billion funding for the country's recovery following the Hurricane Dorian donor conference. US makes no moves to address needs of Puerto Rican quake victims San Juan, Jan 13 (Prensa Latina) Six days after the biggest earthquake in a century, Puerto Rico continues to wait for President Donald J. Trump to issue an order to the Pentagon, according to a military commander. Puerto Rico's governor declares major disaster emergency San Juan, Jan 12 (Prensa Latina) Hoping to receive economic assistance from Washington, Puerto Rico's Governor Wanda Vazquez Garced signed a major disaster declaration, after an earthquake of 5.9 magnitude shocked on early Sunday the southern part of the island. New earthquake magnitude 6.0 shakes southern coast of Puerto Rico San Juan, Jan 11 (Prensa Latina) An earthquake magnitude 6.0 on the Richter scale was recorded today on the south coast of Puerto Rico as part of a series of intensified aftershocks on Friday night. CARICOM presents a broad agenda for 2020 Georgetown, Jan 10 (Prensa Latina) General elections in several countries of the region and the strengthening of trade relations are today the main challenges for the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), as outlined in its international agenda in 2020. Mexico committed to unity and promoting cooperation through CELAC Mexico, Jan 9 (Prensa Latina) President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador reiterated that Mexico is committed to regional unity and to fostering cooperation among the member countries of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC). Mexico stresses opposition to US-Iran war Mexico, Jan 8 (Prensa Latina) President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador today established Mexico's stance of 'No to war, Yes to peace,' in view of the escalation of the Iran-US crisis. Mexico to seek regional unity through CELAC presidency Mexico, Jan 8 (Prensa Latina) On Wednesday, Mexico will assume the pro tempore presidency of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC), during which it will seek to build regional unity. Central American Integration System presents 2020 plan Managua, Jan 7 (Prensa Latina) Central American Integration System (SICA) General Secretary Vinicio Cerezo presented in Nicaragua its 2020 Integration Plan for the region. Most feminicides in Panama take place at home Panama, Jan 6 (Prensa Latina) Seventy one percent of the 115 feminicides reported in Panama between January 2014 and December 2018 occurred at home, and the rest in public and remote places, a study revealed today. Dominican Republic hosts Cuba solidarity rally Haina, Dominican Republic, Jan 5 (Prensa Latina) Members of the Cuba Solidarity Campaign in the Dominican Republic held a rally in Haina, in southern San Cristobal province, to commemorate the 61st anniversary of the Cuban Revolution.