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Central America / Caribbean

Managua, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuba''s First Vice President Salvador Valdes and Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez has arrived in Managua for celebrations of the 40th anniversary of the Sandinista Revolution tomorrow Friday.

Santiago, Chile, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) The College of Professors of Chile announced a consultation with its members next Monday to decide whether to continue the national strike that started seven weeks ago. This is the main agreement reached at an assembly held on Wednesday night with participation of more than 200 delegates from all over the country, at which they defined the new strategies to keep the strike that began on June 3.

Managua, 18 Jul (Prensa Latina) Just over 24 hours before the celebration of the 40th anniversary of the triumph of the Sandinista Popular Revolution, the presence of foreign governors for the celebration grows with the arrival this Thursday of Cuba''s first Vice President, Salvador Valdes Mesa.

Managua, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Solidarity groups and personalities from all over the world have sent congratulatory messages to the Nicaraguan people on the 40th anniversary of the triumph of the Sandinista Popular Revolution on Friday.

Washington, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) The US Department of Defense informed on Wednesday that it had authorized the deployment of 2,100 additional soldiers along the border with Mexico to curb irregular immigration, a persistent objective of President Donald Trump.

Mexico, July 18 (Prensa Latina) The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mexico has reiterated that its Consulates in the United States are increasing assistance and protection actions for Mexican emigrants in the United States in the face of possible raids.

Managua, Jul 17(Prensa Latina) The Nicaraguan people celebrate this Wednesday the Day of Joy, 40 years after dictator Anastasio Somoza Debayle fled, before the proclamation of the triumph of the Sandinista Popular Revolution two days later.

San Salvador, July 17 (Prensa Latina) Salvadoran public health authorities have confirmed this Wednesday the increase in dengue cases in this Central American nation, especially among children.

Mexico, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Mexican legislators have celebrated this Wednesday the 40th anniversary of the triumph of the Sandinista popular revolution with a conversation chaired by Parliamentarian Sandoval Flores.

Panama, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) The Government of Panama said on Tuesday that it is analyzing the migration issue in a comprehensive manner with respect and without discrimination, in contrast to the xenophobic trend against poor migrants that has been criticized by some sectors.

Mexico, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador today reported progress in the plan to deliver free fertilizers to producers as part of a plan to increase food production, especially rice, corn and other basic grains.