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Central America / Caribbean

Port-au-Prince, Mar 7 (Prensa Latina) The enlargement of the Cap Haitien International Airport, the second major terminal in the country, is now in its final stage, which is schedule dfor completion on April 6.

Santo Domingo, Mar 6 (Prensa Latina) The Dominican Republic increased condemnatory sentences for trafficking in persons, migrant smuggling and child pornography by 58 percent in 2017, it was announced today in this capital.

Mexico, Mar 6 (Prensa Latina) Every day an average of seven women are killed in Mexico, according to data from the United Nations Organization that urged Mexican authorities to take immediate action to eradicate feminicides.

Mexico, Mar 6 (Prensa Latina) Twelve Mexican cities are included in a list of the 50 most violent cities on the planet, according to a report presented here today by a civil organization that places Los Cabos, Baja California, as the most dangerous.

San Salvador, Mar 6 (Prensa Latina) The Supreme Electoral Tribunal (TSE) has confirmed today a human error in vote processing for mayors and lawmakers in El Salvador, which will be resolved in the final counting.

Zurich, Switzerland, Mar 6 (Prensa Latina) The International Football Federation of Associations (FIFA) offered security warranties Tuesday for the World Cup in Russia, after knowing about the filtering of information about a high risk of terrorist attacks.

Panama, Mar 6 (Prensa Latina) The Trump Corporation, owned by the family of U.S. President Donald Trump, has demanded compensation in Panama for alleged damage from local legal actions against its interests, in a confrontation with violent episodes that continues today.

San Salvador, Mar 6 (Prensa Latina) Electoral authorities of El Salvador will start today a final countdown of the legislative and municipal elections, among international denunciations of ballot-buying.

Rome, Mar 6 (Prensa Latina) At least 37 countries in the world need food aid from abroad, according to the report Crop Prospects and Food Situation, issued by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).

Santo Domingo, Mar 5 (Prensa Latina) The Dominican Republic is among the countries most affected by early pregnancy with an average rate of 27% and 30 %, mass media reported today.

Mexico, Mar 5 (Prensa Latina) Mexicans continue enjoying today the success of their compatriot Guillermo del Toro in the 90th annual Academy Awards, in which his film ''The Shape of Water'' won four statuettes.