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Central America / Caribbean

Managua, May 31 (Prensa Latina) The Nicaraguan Army categorically rejected today all types of manipulation of false information, which is disseminated through different means of communication to distort the work of the institution.

Havana, May 31 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is open to collaborate with the CARICOM member countries to transfer its knowledge on climate change, assured Jose Santana, Deputy Minister of Science, Technology and Environment (Citma).

San Jose, (Prensa Latina) The Professional College of Psychologists presented today the campaign ''Stop School Bullying'' to put a curb on this scourge in Costa Rica, which this year has already claimed the lives of 21 children and young people.

Mexico, May 31 (Prensa Latina) The leaders of Mexico and Canada, Enrique Peña Nieto and Justin Trudeau, regretted and rejected today the decision of the United States to impose tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum from their respective countries.

Managua, May 31 (Prensa Latina) Armed criminals destroyed more than 140 businesses in the last 48 hours in the city of Masaya (west), estimates today the Nicaraguan Institute of Municipal Development (Inifom).

Washington, May 31 (Prensa Latina) The administration of US President Donald Trump announced today that it will impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Mexico, Canada and the European Union (EU), three of its largest trading partners.

Mexico, May 31 (Prensa Latina) Mexico will tax products imported from the United States, in response to the government''s decision to impose tariffs on Mexican steel and aluminum imports, the Secretariat of Economy (SE) said today.

Havana, May 31 (Prensa Latina) Cuba and the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) signed a memorandum of understanding here today with the main goal of increasing the volumes of trade and investment between the two economies.

Mexico, May 31 (Prensa Latina) The theft of liquefied gas from the pipelines of Petróleos Mexicanos grew alarmingly and supplies, in the black market, up to 15 percent of the demand, it was known today.

Managua, May 31 (Prensa Latina) Violence persists today in Nicaragua despite the call for peace and the government willigness to keep the national talks that return stability to the country, plagued by vandalic right-wing groups that seek to sow terror.

Mexico, May 31 (Prensa Latina) Mexican state has the imperative to clarify and define the responsibilities for the disappearances that, according to the United Nations, could have been committed by federal security forces, La Jornada daily expresses today.