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Central America / Caribbean

Santo Domingo, Nov 5 (Prensa Latina) The US blockade against Cuba must cease, as it is illegal, illegitimate and genocidal, stated the island's Ambassador to the Dominican Republic, Milagros Carina Soto.


Tegucigalpa, Nov 5 (Prensa Latina) The opposition Liberty and Refoundation Party (LIBRE) today ratified its call to the Honduran people, business sectors, unions, professionals, farmers, students, and others to join a general strike to oust President Juan Orlando Hernandez from power.


4 de noviembre de 2019, 13:54Port-au-Prince, Nov 4 (Prensa Latina) Haiti on Monday entered the eighth consecutive week of anti-government protests, with a curfew decreed yesterday by opposition sectors, who are asking people to stay home.


Mexico, Nov 4 (Prensa Latina) Mexico began on Monday an extensive National Public Health Week to bring the sector's services closer to the population and promote prevention to avoid diseases or detect them early.


Port-au-Prince, Nov 4 (Prensa Latina) A score of political parties and social organizations have proposed appointing an Appeal Court judge and a Council of State to oversee the Government's actions in order to solve the serious crisis in Haiti.


Havana, Nov 4 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel said on Sunday that his people will continue to confront the United States economic, commercial and financial blockade in all fields with work, creativity, resistance and without renouncing development.


Beijing, Nov 4 (Prensa Latina) The United States economic, financial and commercial blockade of Cuba violates all human rights of the Cuban people, inasmuch as it prevents the country from being part of the world economy, a top Nicaraguan official said in China on Monday.


4 de noviembre de 2019, 8:28San Salvador, Nov 4 (Prensa Latina) Several Salvadoran groups held a vigil in front of the Venezuelan embassy in El Salvador, in solidarity with diplomats whose expulsion from the country was ordered by President Nayib Bukele.


4 de noviembre de 2019, 0:13Havana, Nov 4 (Prensa Latina) A Solidarity Meeting for Democracy and against Neoliberalism with over 1500 participants condemned the US economic, financial and trade blockade against Cuba and specially the harsh hostility of the Trump administration.


3 de noviembre de 2019, 11:32Caracas, Nov 3 (Prensa Latina) The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Venezuela demanded today the departure of diplomatic personnel from El Salvador from this country, in response to the decision of the president, Nayib Bukele, to expel the officials of this nation.


San Salvador, Nov. 3 (Prensa Latina) President of El Salvador, Nayib Bukele, announced today he does not recognize the government of Nicolás Maduro and ordered the 48-hour exit of Venezuelan diplomats accredited in this country.