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Central America / Caribbean

Guatemala, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) An eventual end of health collaboration with Cuba today would cause a complete vacuum of health care in rural and poorer areas of Guatemala, surgeon Ricardo Arriaza, BioHuman's medical director, warned here.

Haiti's president once again calls for dialoguePort-au-Prince, Sep 16 (Prensa Latina) Haiti´s President Jovenel Moïse on Wednesday afresh called for talks with several local sectors in an attempt to promote political stability and sustainable development.

Guatemalans disapprove of Government's management during pandemicGuatemala, Sep 16 (Prensa Latina) Six out of ten Guatemalans disapprove of the way in which President Alejandro Giammattei handles the confrontation with Covid-19, according to the sixth exploratory study by the firm ProDatos.

Mexico repeats stance in favor of universalization of vaccinesMexico, Sep 16 (Prensa Latina) Mexico's stance regarding Covid-19 is to guarantee universal access to vaccines, medications, treatments and medical supplies, and contain the pure market trends, Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said in a press released on Wednesday.

Cry of Independence in Mexico, emotional but without audienceMexico, Sep 16 (Prensa Latina) Mexican president, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, for the first time, gave the traditional Cry of Independence without an audience due to the pandemic.

Havana, Sep 16 (Prensa Latina) The next hurricane or tropical storm to be formed in the Atlantic Ocean will be named Wilfred, the last name on the list for phenomena of this type of the current hurricane season, deemed as the most active in 54 years.

Port-au-Prince, Sep 15 (Prensa Latina) The National Institute of Observation of Haiti has asked the authorities to put an end to the reign of insecurity that claims hundreds of lives each year.

San Salvador, Sep 15 (Prensa Latina) The Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front (FMLN) warned on Tuesday about the danger of a constitutional reform for democracy in El Salvador.

15 de septiembre de 2020, 9:8Mexico, Sep 15 (Prensa Latina) Work to rescue 63 corpses of miners who were trapped 14 years ago in the Pasta de Conchos mine in Santa Rita, Coahuila, will begin immediately, sources from the Mexican government confirmed today.

14 de septiembre de 2020, 17:20Tegucigalpa, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) Honduras is nowadays dealing with another political crisis, after the National Electoral Council (CNE) called for the 2021 elections on Sunday without having a new Electoral Law.

Port-au-Prince, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) As the police demonstrate in Haiti's capital, students in Jeremie (southwest) and Jacmel (southeast) also demanded on Monday teachers in their schools, a month after the resumption of the course.