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Central America / Caribbean

Guatemala, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) The Social and Popular Assembly and Waqib Kej Convergence today called for a peaceful march tomorrow to commemorate 529 years of indigenous, black and popular resistance in Guatemala.

images/2021/octubre/11/49-Festival-Cervantino.jpgMexico, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) The delegation of artists from Cuba, the Guest of Honor country to the 49th International Cervantino Festival based in the city of Guanajuato, arrived in Mexico today headed by the Minister of Culture, Alpidio Alonso.

Mexico, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) Mexican Publisher Siglo XXI remembers today the 50th anniversary of the text The Open Veins of Latin America , by Uruguayan writer Eduardo Galeano during the International Book Fair of Mexico in its 2021 edition.

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Guatemala, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) The iconic figure of the Argentine-Cuban guerrilla Ernesto Guevara is the force that today continues inspiring the resistance of the peoples, researcher Marcelo Colussi assured here.

Cuban magazine launches issue devoted to Latin American theaterHavana, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) The magazine Conjunto from the Cuban institution Casa de las Americas (House of the Americas) is launching an issue on Friday on the celebration of the Day of Latin American Theater and the 54th anniversary of Ernesto Che Guevara's death.

images/2021/octubre/08/leslavrov-8102021.jpgMexico, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) Today's high-level meeting of the United States and Mexico is based on respect for our sovereignty, since otherwise an agreement is impossible, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said.

Migrants suffer humanitarian crisis in bordering zone in ColombiaBogota, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) The humanitarian crisis caused by the excessive number of migrants without basic living conditions continues today in the municipality of Necocli, in the Colombian department of Antioquia.

Mexican in Pandora Papers already paid 280 million dollarsMexico, (Prensa Latina) An unidentified Mexican listed in the Pandora Papers revealed in Panama had already paid the equivalent of 280 million dollars in taxes, the Tax Administration Secretariat (SAT) revealed.

Panama City, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) Against all odds, the Panama Canal broke its cargo transit record of 500 million tons during the fiscal year from October 2020 to September 2021, it was announced here on Friday.

Panama, Oct 7 (Prensa Latina) The robbery of more than one million damaged dollars in the cargo area of Panama's Tocumen International Airport on Thursday opened a debate on warnings due to lack of security and revealed vulnerabilities.

Santo Domingo, Oct 7 (Prensa Latina) Dominican doctors will receive an increase of about 52 pesos (0.95 dollars) in their fees and proposed coverage for procedures, according to an agreement announced today between the social security system and the Medical Association.