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South America

La Paz, Nov 20 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia's Vicepresident, Álvaro García Linera, recieved the Latin American and Caribbean Prize of Social Sciences 2018 for his intellectual contribution in favor of more just and equalitarian societies for his intellectual contribution to more human societies, local media highlight today.


Buenos Aires, Nov 20 (PL) Cuban Heroes, Ramon Labañino and Gerardo Hernandez, were honored in Buenos Aires with the award given by the Latin American Council of Social Sciences (CLACSO), which they dedicated especially to the greatest leader of Cubans: Fidel Castro.


Havana, Nov 20 (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Tuesday lamented the death of Venezuelan ambassador to Cuba, Ali Rodriguez Araque, and sent his solidarity to the family of the outstanding revolutionary.


La Paz, Nov 20 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia's Vicepresident, Álvaro García Linera, recieved the Latin American and Caribbean Prize of Social Sciences 2018 for his intellectual contribution in favor of more just and equalitarian societies for his intellectual contribution to more human societies, local media highlight today.


Bogota, Nov 20 (Prensa Latina) The 5th Colombian Scientific Expedition to Antarctica, composed of 75 crew members and 35 experts, departs on Tuesday, from Barranquilla, on Colombia''s Atlantic coast.


Caracas, Nov 20 (Prensa Latina) The Pan-American Health Organization (PAHO) will support authorities in the Venezuelan state of Bolivar to fight and prevent malaria, official sources announced.


Havana, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Institute of Friendship with the Peoples (ICAP) on Monday defended the integrity of the Cuban doctors who are working in Brazil and condemned the derogatory statements by President-elect Jair Bolsonaro about them.


Havana, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Monday evoked the conception of international cooperation by Cuban health professionals expressed by the historic leader of the Revolution, Fidel Castro.


Montevideo, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) Uruguayan micro, small and medium companies still have until November 30 to manage government financial support for export initiatives.


Brasilia, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) Of every 10 femicides in 23 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean in 2017, four were reportedly committed in Brazil, according to ECLAC statistics.


Brasilia, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) About 44 million low-income Brazilians will be without medical care as of 2019, in more than 2,000 municipalities within the country, an international organization has warned.