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Central America / Caribbean

Mexico, Mar 20 (Prensa Latina) Mexico has already vaccinated with the first dose against Covid-19 one third of the adults over 60 years of age registered in the country, accumulating up to today five million 186 thousand 751 immunized citizens.


Port-au-Prince, Mar 20 (Prensa Latina) Farmers' organizations denounced the land grabbing and looting of properties, promoted by the Government of Haiti, during a forum that closes its doors today in the central province of Hinche.


Photo: Courtesy of Luis Guillermo Matos

Panama, (Prensa Latina) After 24 days, patient Luis Guillermo Matos returned to the Nicolas Solano Hospital, in the neighboring Panama Oeste province, to meet again with his 'guardian angels', the Cuban doctors who saved his life.


Managua, Mar 19 (Prensa Latina) Nicaraguan National Assembly passed the establishment of the National Authority for Sanitary Regulation (ANRS), the one in charge of guaranteeing health products and technology to its people.


Managua, Mar 19 (Prensa Latina) Nicaraguan government will be using C$ 1.3 billion (about US$ 37 million) this year to distribute allowances for its people, Iván Acosta, Finance Minister, said here.


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Havana, Mar 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuba on Thursday will favor cooperation in projects for pressing issues such as climate change and the Covid-19 pandemic at the 10th United Kingdom-Caribbean Virtual Forum.


Panama,  (Prensa Latina) Nearly 12 million Central American students are not attending classes due to the closure of schools to curb the spread of Covid-19, the Central American Integration System (SICA) said in a statement on Thursday.


Mexico, Mar 18 (Prensa Latina) Mexico-USA border is under strong pressure from about 100,000 migrants, without shrillness of Central American caravans willing to enter the United States.


Mexico slams Almagro for championing Bolivian coup leaderMexico, Mar 18 (Prensa Latina) Mexico on Wednesday lashed out at the Secretary-General of the Organization of American States (OAS) Luis Almagro for backing up Bolivian coup leader Jeanine Añez who has been put under arrest in the South American country.


Washington, Mar 17 (Prensa Latina) With the arrival in Jamaica of a batch Covid-19 vaccines, the distribution of several injections through the Covax initiative continues on Wednesday in the Americas.


Mexico, Mar 17 (Prensa Latina) Judge Juan Pablo Gómez, who stopped the electricity bill that grants enormous privileges to foreign companies, challenged Mexico´s President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, when ordering new law suspensions.