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Central America / Caribbean

Mexico, Jul 28 (Prensa Latina) With the blockade against Cuba, the United States has reached the limit of logic and ethics, because how to justify denying a people oxygen amid a pandemic, Mexican Foreign Secretary Ebrard stated on Wednesday.


 President of Venezuela highlights validity of Chávez' thoughtsCaracas, July 28 (Prensa Latina) President of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro, highlighted today the validity of revolutionary thought of former President Hugo Chávez (1954-2013), on the occasion of the 67th anniversary of his birth.


Mexico, Jul 28 (Prensa Latina) With the blockade against Cuba, the United States has reached the limit of logic and ethics, because how to justify denying a people oxygen amid a pandemic, Mexican Foreign Secretary Ebrard stated on Wednesday.


Haiti makes slow progress in Covid-19 vaccination campaignPort-au-Prince, Jul 28 (Prensa Latina) Haiti is currently making slow progress in the Covid-19 immunization campaign in at least two departments of the country, with nearly 400 vaccines administrated daily.


Dominican prosecutor requests prison to those in Odebrecht caseSanto Domingo, July 28 (Prensa Latina) Dominican Prosecutor's Office requested prison for the six involved in Odebrecht case, after presenting the conclusions of the process to the Court, as disclosed here today.


Nicaragua calls on OAS to respect for CubaManagua, Jul 28 (Prensa Latina) Nicaraguan government on Tuesday strongly rejected a call from the Organization of American States (OAS) to debate on Cuba´s situation and called for respect for the Caribbean nation's right to self-determination.


Mexico's second ship left Veracruz with aid for Cuba Mexico, Jul 27 (Prensa Latina) The multipurpose ship Arm Libertador Bal-02 set sail today from the port of Veracruz with aid for Cuba, the second to leave from this state and tomorrow a third will set sail, the Arm Papaloapan A amphibious warfare ship.


Castries, Jul 27 (Prensa Latina) The Saint Lucia Labor Party (SLP), led by Philip Pierre, has won the general elections in that country and thwarted the efforts of outgoing Prime Minister Allen Chastanet for his re-election, it was reported on Tuesday.


Mexico, Jul 27 (Prensa Latina) The blockade on Cuba is an expression of unacceptable interventionism that causes serious suffering to the people and is a crime against humanity according to the Geneva Convention, the newspaper La Jornada editorializes today.


Mexico, July 27 (Prensa Latina) President of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, confirmed today the government is working on the creation of a new mixed airline venture to replace bankrupt Aeroméxico.


Guatemala, Jul 27 (Prensa Latina) Malena Castañeda, charge d'affaires at the Cuban Embassy in Guatemala, on Tuesday condemned the terrorist act committed against the diplomatic headquarters of her country in France.