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Central America / Caribbean

Mexico, May 21 (Prensa Latina) President Donald Trump was at the center of the second debate among the Mexican presidential candidates, which took place today in Tijuana, where at least they agreed that Mexico deserves respect from the head of the White House. The candidate Andrés Manuel López Obrador, for the coalition Together We Will Make History, stressed that Mexico needs a government that is not corrupt, but honest to be able to ''have moral authority'' to equally discuss with the US ruler.

Washington, May 20 ( Prensa Latina) The Cuban Art Festival: from the island to the world, will end today in the U.S. capital after two weeks dedicated to show music, dance, theater, plastic arts as well as cinema from the Caribbean country, among other expressions.

Mexico, May 20 (Prensa Latina) Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador continues today to the advantage in his aspiration to the presidency for the elections on July 1, according to data from the pollster Ipsos.

19 de mayo de 2018, 13:41Mexico, May 19 (Prensa Latina) The wife of the captain of the plane crashed yesterday in Cuba arrived in Havana with the spouse of one of the Mexican crew members, confirmed the Cuban Consul General in Mexico, Cristóbal Molina, to Prensa Latina.

18 de mayo de 2018, 13:22Mexico, May 18 (Prensa Latina) The resignation of the presidential candidate Margarita Zavala is seen today as an announced support for the aspirations of Ricardo Anaya, of the National Action Party (PAN), where she was politically active, and against Manuel Andres Lopez Obrador.

Managua, May 18 (Prensa Latina) The national dialogue for peace in Nicaragua is resumed today in this capital, marked by discord and a month after the start of protests that led to violence, confrontations, and vandalism.

Port-au-Prince, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Haiti is facing an epidemic of noncommunicable chronic diseases, according to a Gheskio Centers survey in four disadvantaged neighborhoods of this capital.

San Salvador, May 17 (Prensa Latina) The government of El Salvador welcomed today the beginning of the dialogue to overcome the crisis in Nicaragua, a nation with which it shares deep feelings, ideals, history and vision of development.

Mexico, May 17 (Prensa Latina) Mexican Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray considered unacceptable that the president of the United States compares immigrants to ''animals,'' and stated that the government of his country will issue a complaint to the U.S.

Paramaribo, May 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuba and Suriname have an excellent state in bilateral cooperation on public health, which could be expanded in the future, assured official sources today.

Georgetown, May 17 (Prensa Latina) Caribbean Community (CARICOM) is condemning today the use of force by Israel Defense, which shot against unarmed Palestinian demonstrators, along the Gaza Strip.