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Central America / Caribbean

San Salvador, Feb 1 (Prensa Latina) The National Civil Police (PNC) in El Salvador on Friday confirmed that it will deploy about 23,000 troops to protect nearly 1,595 polling stations during the February 3 elections.

01 de febrero de 2019, 11:42San Salvador, Feb 1 (Prensa Latina) The Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front (FMLN) ratified Friday its recovery in voting intentions and its confidence in winning the Salvadoran presidential elections next Sunday in the first round.

Mexico, Feb 1 (Prensa Latina) The highly challenging food program Sembrando Vida (Sowing Life), aimed at recovering the productive potential of Mexico''s countryside and reforestation, was launched Friday by President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador.

Mexico, Feb 1 (Prensa Latina) More than two thousand Central American migrants march from the state of Mexico in trucks or whatever appears to the Mexico-Queretaro highway, to continue heading to the border with the United States.

San Salvador, Feb 1 (PL) Salvadoran leftist presidential candidate Hugo Martinez ruled out the possibility of fraud in Sunday''s elections, and attributed those fears to the insecurity of his rivals.

San Salvador, Jan 31 (Prensa Latina) A group of observers from the European Union (EU) is checking on Thursday the preparations for next presidential elections on next Sunday in El Salvador.

31 de enero de 2019, 14:41Port-au-Prince, Jan 31 (Prensa Latina) Foreign direct investment in Haiti fell from about 374 million dollars in 2017 to 105 million in 2018, a 72 percent decline, according to preliminary data released on Thursday.

Mexico, Jan 31 (Prensa Latina) The task we have is to put an end to corruption and impunity and we are going to comply, Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador reiterated Thursday after presenting PEMEX officials cases involved in illicit activities.

Mexico, Jan 31 (Prensa Latina) Some 1,581 unidentified bodies were incinerated from 2006 to 2015 in the Mexican state of Jalisco, denying family members the possibility of knowing the truth and having justice done, national newspapers publish this Thursday.

Tegucipalga, Jan 30 (Prensa Latina) Former Honduran President Manuel Zelaya (2006-2009), removed from office by a coup d''état, warned on Wednesday of the U.S. government''s intentions to take Venezuelan oil. He also confirmed his support for Nicolas Maduro as legitimate President of Venezuela.

Saint George, Jan 29 (Prensa Latina) Grenada´s Minister of Youth, Sport, Culture , Norland Cox, expressed his gratitude for Cuba''s collaboration with that nation in various fields.