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Central America / Caribbean

Mexico, Apr 25 (Prensa Latina) Maricela Vallejo Orea, mayor of Mixtla de Altamirano, in Veracruz, Mexico, was murdered on Wednesday night during an armed attack on the road she was traveling.

Mexico, Apr 24 (Prensa Latina) The President of Mexico, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, has announced on Wednesday the opening of a fair in the state of Mexico to display state planes and helicopters that will go on sale.

Panama, April 24 (Prensa Latina) With the transit of the Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) vessel Energy Liberty, the Panama Canal reached this Wednesday the figure of 6,000 neopanamax vessels, which validates the impact of this route for world maritime trade.

Washington, Apr 24 (Prensa Latina) US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that he is sending armed soldiers to the border with Mexico and threatened to close a stretch of it if he thinks the Mexican authorities are not doing enough to stop a caravan of migrants.

Managua, Apr 24 (Prensa Latina) The delegation from the Nicaraguan Government at the Negotiation Table is meeting on Wednesday with Cristobal Fernandez, a Chilean lawyer with the Organization of American States (OAS) who is an expert in electoral issues.

Managua, Apr 23 (Prensa Latina) The delegation of opposition Civil Alliance (AC) denied to resume negotiations with the Government of Reconciliation and National Unity (GRUN)alleging that its counterpart does not abide by what was agreed in thwe process.

Mexico, Apr 23 (Prensa Latina) Some 250 foreigners were detained by migration and Federal Police officers in Chiapas, on the Mapastepec-Pijijiapan Highway, at the Luis Echegaray immigration checkpoint, that force confirmed on Tuesday.

Managua, Apr 23 (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis' message in which he blessed Nicaragua's efforts to find peaceful and negotiated solutions has been silenced by opposition media, the journalist Juan Maltes said.

Port-au-Prince, Apr 22 (Prensa Latina) At least two people were killed and two others were wounded today in an armed attack in the community of Delmas in this capital, according to the local press Monday.

Caracas, Apr 22 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Minister of Internal Affairs, Justice and Peace, Néstor Reverol, informed that during Holy Week traffic accidents were reduced by 64 percent compared to the same period of 2018.

Georgetown, Apr 22 (Prensa Latina) The chairman of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Timothy Harris, on Monday regretted the weekend''s terrorist actions, as a result of which more than 290 people were killed, plunging Sri Lanka into mourning.