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Central America / Caribbean

Mexico DF, May 17 (Prensa Latina) Mexico, United States and Canada will hold their first formal talks on the Free Trade Agreement (T-MEC) to deal concretely with each side's labor and environmental obligations.

Mexico, May 17 (Prensa Latina) Mexico urged the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) to undertake its role as guarantor of international peace and to speak out against armed conflict in Gaza.

San José, May 17 (Prensa Latina) President Carlos Alvarado claimed that at least 3.5 million Costa Ricans will be vaccinated this year against Covid-19, achieving the so-called 'flock immunity'.

Port-au-Prince, May 15 (Prensa Latina) A group of 74 former Haitian parlamentarians has called for the formation of a national unity government and denounced the climate of insecurity in the country, local media reported on Saturday.

Panama, May 15 (Prensa Latina) Panama will install one million square meters of solar thermal technology in its hotels by 2050, in order to reduce Carbon Dioxide (C02) emissions into the atmosphere, it was revealed on Friday.

Mexico City, May 14 (Prensa Latina) Mexico's Minister of the Interior, Olga Sanchez, held a meeting with officials from the US State Department on governance and domestic policy, she said on Friday.

Managua, May 14 (Prensa Latina) An anti-imperialist organization in Nicaragua on Friday condemned in a communique Israel's attacks on Palestine and the repression of the Government of President Ivan Duque against the Colombian people.

Managua, May 13 (Prensa Latina) Magistrates Blenda Rocha and Cairo Amador, president and vice president of Nicaragua's Supreme Electoral Council (CSE), assured on Thursday that the process towards the elections is proceeding in a transparent manner.

Mexico City, May 13 (Prensa Latina) Mexican Health secretary, Dr. Jorge Alcocer, and his counterpart from the United States, Xavier Becerra, held a virtual meeting to review the opportunities to strengthen collaboration, the Mexican official confirmed in this capital on Thursday.

Mexico, May 13 (Prensa Latina) Half a million migrants, who aspire to obtain a visa to work in the United States and secondarily in this country of transit.

Port-au-Prince, May 13 (Prensa Latina) The agents involved in a case of police brutality that cost the life of a citizen were arrested and are in isolation, the leadership of the Haitian National Police confirmed.