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Central America / Caribbean

By Luis Manuel Arce Isaac

Mexico, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Deputy Foreign Minister Rogelio Sierra Diaz on Saturday described his official visit to Mexico, which he started last Wednesday until today, as excellent.

Port-au-Prince, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) Some 3.6 million Haitians or 700,000 families are affected by food insecurity, including 1.5 million who are in a serious situation, according to a report from the Government.

Mexico, Apr 12 (Prensa Latina) As part of the anti-corruption measures, resources for social welfare programs will continue to be delivered directly, without intermediaries, Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador reiterated Friday.

Mexico, Apr 12 (Prensa Latina) The Mexican chapter of the Network of Intellectuals, Artists and Social Movements in Defense of Humankind (REDH) on Friday condemned the handing over of Julian Assange to Scotland Yard and demanded his immediate release.

Managua, Apr 11 (Prensa Latina) Nicaragua is preparing Thursday to face the effects of a major earthquake as part of the first National Multi-threats Exercise of the year, which also includes actions against volcanic eruptions and tsunamis.

Mexico, Apr 11 (Prensa Latina) The Mexican House of Representatives has begun debating the decree on labor reform without which the Mexico, United States, Canada Free Trade Agreement (T-MEC) will remain inactive.

Paris, Apr 11 (Prensa Latina) Unesco's Director General Audrey Azoulay has condemned on Thursday the assassination of sports reporter Omar Ivan Camacho Mascareno, who was killed in the municipality of Salvador Alvarado, Sinaloa State, on March 24.

Port of Spain, Apr 10 (Prensa Latina) A meeting of the Pan-Caribbean Association Against HIV and AIDS began here this Wednesday with a call for migrants to access the same health services as nationals.

Managua, Apr 10 (Prensa Latina) Delegations from the Government of Reconciliation and National Unity (GRUN, in Spanish) and the opposition Civic Alliance continued on Wednesday with negotiations, ''trying to advance the discussion on pending issues,'' according to the approved agenda.

Tegucigalpa, Apr 10 (Prensa Latina) A new caravan of migrants is leaving on Wednesday from the northern Honduran city of San Pedro Sula for the United States, being the fifth such a group departing from that city since October 13, 2018.

Mexico, Apr 9 (Prensa Latina) The price of fuels in Mexico will not increase beyond the inflation index, President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador reiterated this Tuesday in his morning press conference at the National Palace.