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Central America / Caribbean

San Jose, Nov 8 (Prensa Latina) The Association of Teachers of Secondary Education (APSE) described on Thursday as extremely dangerous that the president of Costa Rica, Carlos Alvarado, violates the principle of independence of the powers and assumes confrontational stances with the Judicial Power.

Mexico, Nov 8 (Prensa Latina) The National System for the Integral Development of the Family (DIF) informed that 106 unaccompanied children and 45 teenage migrants who are now housed in the Palillo Martinez Stadium in this capital have been counselled.

Santo Domingo, Nov 8 (Prensa Latina) Dominican President Danilo Medina on Thursday returned from China after carrying out his first state visit to that nation after the establishment of the diplomatic relations.

07 de noviembre de 2018, 16:37Managua, Nov 7 (Prensa Latina) Nicaragua''s government sent on Wednesday a message of greeting to the President of the Republic of Angola, Joao M. Lourenco, on the occasion of the 43rd anniversary of that African country''s independece.

07 de noviembre de 2018, 15:43Managua, Nov 7 (Prensa Latina) An earthquake of magnitude 4.9 on the open Richter scale shook the Pacific of Nicaragua on Wednesday, with no reports of damage or fatalities.

Mexico, 7 Nov (Prensa Latina) Child sexual abuse currently has a tendency to increase, according to the research ''Diagnosis of the situation of child sexual abuse in a context of violence against children in Mexico.''

Bridgetown, Nov 7 (Prensa Latina) The government of Barbados could grant more radio and television licenses as a means to boost the local economy, according to press reports on Wednesday.

Santiago de Chile, Nov 7 (Prensa Latina) Latin America and the Caribbean, a region that has achieved good results in the struggle against hunger, has reported a slowdown in the past three years with little progress in mitigating a scourge that affects some 39 million people.

Mexico, Nov 7 (Prensa Latina) The members of the migrants'' caravan, mostly Hondurans, who are now housed in a sports facility in Mexico City, are discussing the next steps in their mobilization.

México, Nov 7 (Prensa Latina) The financial cost of Mexico''s public debt, that is, payment of interests, commissions and other expenses, increased by 114 percent during this administration, according to data of the Finance Secretary published today.

San Juan, Nov 7 (Prensa Latina) The possible approval of a law to support an agrweement between the Fiscal Supervision Board (JSF) and a group of bond holders, would lead to economic and social damage to generations of Puerto Ricans.