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Central America / Caribbean

San Salvador, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) The Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front (FMLN) today condemned the call to militarily invade Venezuela launched by Luis Almagro, secretary general of the Organization of American States (OAS).

San Jose, Sep 18 (Prensa Latina) Hundreds of workers and people in general are protesting today in different parts of Costa Rica, as part of the general strike for an indefinite time against the tax reform on its tenth day.

Havana, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) The Minister of Tourism of Cuba, Manuel Marrero, has categorized today as one of the specialties in clear development here to congresses, meetings and incentive trips.

Georgetown, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) The Caribbean Community ( CARICOM ) has congratulated Saint Kitts and Nevis today on the 35th anniversary of its independence and recognized the work of that government in promoting regional unity.

Havana, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Cinemateca and the CarteLON project are keeping open today the call for entries for the competition to pay tribute to the 90th anniversary of the birth of Tomas Gutierrez Alea (Titon), one of the most outstanding directors of Latin American film.

Los Angeles, USA, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) Colombian singer J Balvin and Puerto Rican Ozuna are leading the list of nominees for the 2018 Latin American Music Awards, with nine nominations each.

19 de septiembre de 2018, 12:05Bridgetown, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) The Barbados Immigration Department replaces the regular passport with an e-passport, following a recommendation by the International Civil Aviation Authority as the new standard to be adopted for travel document issuance, local press stated today.

Port of Spain, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) The Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago, Keith Rowley, will travel to Guyana today, where he will meet with the president of that Caribbean nation, David Granger.

Mexico, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) There are currently 483 properties at risk in Mexico City and awaiting demolition, one year after the earthquake of September 19, 2017, Citizen Collective Nosotros denounced today.

Mexico, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) 125.3 million people live in Mexico and is 10th worldwide by number of inhabitants, according to data released here today.

San Jose, Sep 19 (Prensa Latina) Trade union leaders and representatives of the Costa Rican government will hold a preliminary unconditional meeting on Wednesday, their first contact since a general strike against the fiscal reform started ten days ago.