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North America

Cairo, Jan 10 (Prensa Latina) The Egyptian foreign minister, Sameh Shoukry, ratified on Thursday his country's commitment with the Palestinian people cause.

United Nations, Jan 10 (Prensa Latina) President Jimmy Morales'' decision to end the International Commission against Impunity in Guatemala ( CICIG) has generated broad rejection in the UN, which is preparing a contingency plan to continue this project.

Washington, Jan 10 (Prensa Latina) The European Union (EU) remains firm in its refusal to include agriculture in a new trade agreement with the United States, a senior official of the EU bloc ratified here.

Washington, Jan 9 (Prensa Latina) The Birmingham Civil Rights Institute in Alabama canceled its decision to award the well-known US activist Angela Davis without offering an explanation.

Baghdad, Jan 9 (Prensa Latina) It is perhaps the Americans'' custom to arrive unannounced and Wednesday Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made an unannounced visit to Iraq, as President Donald Trump did a few days ago.

Washington, Jan 9 (Prensa Latina) Latin America''s economic growth should rise by 1.7 percent in 2019 after an estimated 0.6 percent for the recently concluded year, revealed a study released by the World Bank (WB).

09 de enero de 2019, 15:49Mexico, Jan 9 (Prensa Latina) Year-on-year inflation in Mexico until last December was high, but below forecasts at the end of the year at 4.83 percent compared to 6.77 in 2017, the National Institute of Statistics and Geography (INEGI in Spanish) reported on Wednesday.

09 de enero de 2019, 15:34Washington, Jan 9 (Prensa Latina) Sixty percent of all employees in Latin America today work under conditions of informality, according to a World Bank (WB) report.

Beijing, Jan 9 (Prensa Latina) Negotiators from China and the United States on Wednesday wrapped up a three-consecutive-day round of talks aimed at establishing a mutually satisfactory agreement to end trade war.

Havana, Jan 28 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez insisted today that the U.S. government seems determined to escalate its hostility against the island.

Geneva, Jan 8 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela has requested to hold consultations with the United States for detrimental measures taken by Washington against Venezuelan goods and services, WTO reported Tuesday.