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Interior Sudamérica

Caracas, Feb 15 (Prensa Latina) The National Bolivarian Armed Force (FANB) began the 2020 Bolivarian Shield military exercises on Saturday, in order to prepare all troops in case of a foreign armed aggression.

 Venezuela's President highlights complaint against US coercive measuresCaracas, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro highlighted this Friday the complaint filed at the International Criminal Court against the US government's unilateral coercive measures against his country.

Emergency in Bolivia's healthcare system, no response from governmentHavana, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) Staff streamlining, lack of equipment, poor infrastructure and gradual suspension of services have created an emergency in Bolivia's healthcare system, without an immediate solution from authorities of the de facto government.

Ecuador: Ombudsman's Office denounces death threats to incumbentQuito, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) The Ecuadorian Ombudsman's Office today denounced death threats issued against the highest authority of that body, Freddy Carrion.

La Paz, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia is currently reducing medical care due to the shortage of trained personnel in several hospitals and clinics, following the refusal of the de facto authorities in charge of the Ministry of Health to hire new employees.

Caracas, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) The Venezuelan government is moving forward in shifting production processes in the mining sector, Executive Vice President Delcy Rodriguez reported this Wednesday during a meeting with workers in that industry.

Caracas, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) The Ministry of Oil of Venezuela has announced its support of the recommendation to cut the production of crude oil presented by the Joint Technical Committee (JTC) of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC).

Caracas, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro celebrated the first anniversary of Venezuela's Great Transport Mission with the announcement of several measures to strengthen that sector.

Chile's economic growth expected to drop by 2021Santiago de Chile, Feb 11 (Prensa Latina) Specialists have predicted a 1.2 percent growth of the Chilean economy for this year and 2.2 for 2021, according to the results of the Economic Expectations Survey (EEE), published today by the Central Bank.

Caracas, Feb 10 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Minister of Transportation, Hipolito Abreu, denounced today an act of sabotage perpetrated this morning by destabilizing elements against line 2 of the Caracas Subway between Antimano and Mamera stations.

Santiago de Chile, Feb 10 (Prensa Latina) The harassment of social media accounts such as Twitter, of the alternative medium PiensaPrensa, was denounced today by its director, Miguel Espinoza, who described these actions as a maneuver by far-right forces.