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Central America / Caribbean

Managua, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) The disputes between Nicaraguan opposition sectors and figures are growing daily due to the distribution of USAID funding, according to a TV panel.

Georgetown, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) The Caribbean Community (CARICOM), through its Reparations Commission (CRC), today calls the symposium on 'Western Banking, Colonialism and Reparations' to be held next Thursday in Antigua and Barbuda.

Santo Domingo, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) After nearly two weeks of recess, the Supreme Court this Tuesday resumed hearings in the trial against the six charged with accepting bribes paid by the international construction company Odebrecht.

San Jose, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) Local governments are key players in the commitment of countries to generate adaptation and mitigation actions to face climate change, as recognized on Tuesday by attendees to a workshop on the role of these bodies.

7 de octubre de 2019, 14:31Port-au-Prince, Oct 7 (Prensa Latina) Despite the alarm call from the Haitian Ministry of Education for the resumption of teaching activities, many schools in the capital remain closed for the fourth consecutive week.

Fukuoka, Japan, (Prensa Latina) Players from Cuba and the Dominican Republic are heading the list of Latin American baseball players set to play in the final rounds of Japan's Pacific and Central Baseball Leagues.

7 de octubre de 2019, 11:7Santo Domingo, Oct 7 (Prensa Latina) Former minister of Public Works and Communications, Gonzalo Castillo, celebrated his triumph in the simultaneous primary elections representing the Dominican Liberation Party on Monday and considered it a historic triumph.

Nassau, Oct 7 (Prensa Latina) The government and people of the Bahamas are intensifying recovery efforts today, just over a month after Hurricane Dorian passed through its islands.

Santo Domingo, Oct 7 (Prensa Latina) Presidential pre-candidate Leonel Fernandez challenged in Santo Domingo the results of the simultaneous primaries held in the Dominican Republic, due to technical problems that he claimed distorted the results.

Panama, Oct. 6 (Prensa Latina) The Marti's Association of Cuban Residents in Panama today condemned the hostility of the US government against the island, implemented through the blockade and activation of the Helms-Burton Act.

San José, Oct. 6 (Prensa Latina) Some 1,500 people will participate in the Preparatory Meeting (PRE-COP25) of the United Nations Conference of the Parties (COP) against Climate Change, the Ministry of Environment and Energy (Minae reported today) from Costa Rica.