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Interior Sudamérica

Caracas, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela is continuing its commitment to preserving regional and international gatherings such as the Ibero-American Summit held in Guatemala, an event that opens up opportunities for cooperation, meetings and dialogue in order to advance the growth of peoples.

Montevideo, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) The Frente Amplio (FA) is leading the Uruguayan electorate with 32 percent of the votes, in the midst of the presidential pre-candidates'' visualization process for the 2019 citizens'' consultation.

Caracas, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Over 9 million Venezuelans are living today in houses built by the Government's Great Housing Mission, President Nicolas Maduro highlighted.

Lima, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) The judge who ordered the imprisonment of the neoliberal leader Keiko Fujimori is weighing a request by the prosecutor investigating her for money laundering caase that her husband, Mark Vito Villanella, be prohibited from leaving the country.

Buenos Aires, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) Argentine President Mauricio Macri announced on Thursday that he will not accept violent situations and authorities will act with the full force of the law, after the events that took place at the Recoleta Cemetery and the residence of Judge Claudio Bonadio.

Bogota, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) The Colombian Congress buried on Thursday the bill that seeks to create 16 seats for the victims of the armed conflict, one of the key points of the Peace Agreement.

Brazil, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva confirmed his innocence and described as a farce the accusations hanging over him for alleged acts of corruption during an interrogation he faced at the Federal Court of Parana.

By Cosset Lazo Perez

Havana, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuban health specialists on Thursday supported the country's decision to withdraw its doctors from Brazil facing the contemptuous and threatening statements against them made by President-elect of that South American nation, Jair Bolsonaro.

Brasilia, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) The ultra-right politician Jair Bolsonaro, who won Brazil''s October presidential elections, will take office on January 1, 2019, Senate Speaker Eunicio Oliveira announced. Oliveira confirmed the inauguration of the president-elect was brougt forward by two hours and will be held at 3:00 p.m., local time, on January 1, in response to a request from the former army captain.

Lima, Nov 14 (Prensa Latina) The prosecutor''s siege of the neoliberal leader Keiko Fujimori tends to close on Wednesday, after the confession of key members of his entourage who were involved in the concealment of electoral funds of dark origin for which he was imprisoned.