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Central America / Caribbean

Resources asked to crack down on femicide in Puerto RicoSan Juan, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) The Puerto Rican Governor Pedro R. Pierluisi announced that he will present a declaration of an emergency draft for gender violence to the Financial Oversight and Management Board (JSF) for approving the required budget.


Resources asked to crack down on femicide in Puerto RicoSan Juan, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) The Puerto Rican Governor Pedro R. Pierluisi announced that he will present a declaration of an emergency draft for gender violence to the Financial Oversight and Management Board (JSF) for approving the required budget.


Port-au-Prince, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) The leader of the Haitian Pitit Dessalines party, Moise Jean-Charles, called on Monday for a general mobilization starting upcoming Sunday to force the head of State to respect the constitutional term.


Managua, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) The Nicaraguan Anti-imperialist Network of Solidarity with the Peoples denounced the Cuba's recent inclusion by the United States in the list of countries sponsoring terrorism, a fact it described as political opportunism.


Havana, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) Another Cuban medical brigade, belonging to the Henry Reeve international medical contingent, supports the fight against Covid-19 in Barbados, Cuba's Foreign Ministry informed on Monday.


Buenos Aires, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) Argentine President Alberto Fernandez on Monday expressed concern about the health of his Mexican counterpart, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, after learning that he had tested positive for Covid-19.


Mexico, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) Hope is again rekindled in Mexico due to a decrease in the number of Covid-19 contagions to 10,872 on Monday, after over a month with reports between 15,000 and 24,000 cases.


Panama, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) The commissioning of the first phase of the Hospital City, with 300 beds to treat Covid-19 patients, is a hope with the arrival of healthcare personnel, including Cuban doctors.


Port-au-Prince, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) Several opposition groups in Haiti are currently working on the formation of a transitional government, insisting that the constitutional mandate of President Jovenel Moïse ends on February 7th.


Cuban drug Heberprot-P is used effectively in Dominican RepublicSanto Domingo, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban drug Heberprot-P, designed to stop and cure the diabetic foot ulcers, is reportedly being used effectively on sick Dominicans, healing 87.24 percent of the patients.


Vatican City, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis on Sunday urged journalists and communicators to 'go and see,' even where no one wants to go, to bear witness to the truth.