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Central America / Caribbean

Mexico, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) MORENA Party leader Yeidckol Polevnsky presented to the National Council the call to the 3rd Ordinary National Congress of the ruling Mexican party to elect its president and leadership, on November 20.

Mexico,  (Prensa Latina) Mexico will invest 240 million dollars in the restructuring of the airport system, announced today The Ministry of Communications and Transportation (SCT).

Mexico, Aug 18 (Prensa Latina) Over the past ten years, 2.12 million illegal guns have been smuggled into Mexico, according to the Secretariat of National Defense (SEDENA).

Port of Spain, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) The 14th edition of the Caribbean Arts Festival 2019 (Carifesta) opened its doors with the motto of ''Connect, Share, Invest'' the best of regional culture.

Managua, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) Three institutional forums of the Central American Parliament (PARLACEN) will be held in Nicaragua on August 27, 28 and 29 to discuss relevant issues, announced Saturday the Vice President of the regional body, Sidney Orlinton.

Managua, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) The armies of Nicaragua and Honduras strengthened cooperation on border security issues as a result of a meeting between senior officials of both military institutions, a statement issued Friday reported.

Washington, August 16 (Prensa Latina) Latin America and the Caribbean is experiencing a new epidemic of dengue fever with a notable increase in cases, in a region where more than two million people have been reported as infected, and 723 have died from the virus, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) announced Friday.

Mexico, August 16 (Prensa Latina) President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador assured that his country will never accept to be a colony or protectorate of any foreign government.

Mexico, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) A federal judge on Friday suspended for an indefinite period the construction of a new international airport at the Santa Lucia Airbase, while ruling that works on a prior airport project continue.

16 de agosto de 2019, 11:48Port of Spain, August 16 (Prensa Latina) The Executive Director of the Haitian Platform to Advocate Alternative Development (PAPDA), Camille Chalmers, said on Friday in this capital that the Cuban and Venezuelan Revolutions have much to teach the people of the Caribbean.

Panama, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) The celebrations of the 500th anniversary of Panama City on Thursday overshadowed the festivities to mark the inauguration of the Panama Canal 105 years ago, when the Ancon steamship sailed through the interoceanic waterway.