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South America

Caracas, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela's Corriente Revolucionaria Bolivar y Zamora (CRBZ) movement on Tuesday accused the non-governmental organization Fundaredes of being the spokesperson for the Colombian irregulars who are confronting the Bolivarian National Armed Force (FANB) in Apure.


Caracas, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela's Corriente Revolucionaria Bolivar y Zamora (CRBZ) movement on Tuesday accused the non-governmental organization Fundaredes of being the spokesperson for the Colombian irregulars who are confronting the Bolivarian National Armed Force (FANB) in Apure.


La Paz, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia's deputy ministry of Foreign Trade and Integration, Benjamin Blanco, informed on Tuesday that the Government had acquired 2.67 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines, thus rejecting information that discredited that figure.


Moscow, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov on Tuesday highlighted that his country is in favor of promoting mutually advantageous cooperation with all Latin American countries.


La Paz, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian President Luis Arce reaffirmed his commitment to equality and guarantee of fundamental rights, on the occasion of the International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia.


Santiago de Chile, May 18 (Prensa Latina) The proceedings for the beginning of Convention to draft the new Constitution began on Monday, following the election of its 155 members.


La Paz, May 18 (Prensa Latina) The Central Bank of Bolivia (BCB) banned the use of cryptoassets in the country, as a measure to avoid citizens and financial entities losing savings and other inconveniences.


Panama, May 18 (Prensa Latina) The current migration wave on the border between Colombia and Panama reached 11,370 irregular immigrants in the first four months of 2021, while the flow through the Darien Gap continues.


Madrid, May 18 (Prensa Latina) The president of the Spanish Government, Pedro Sanchez, said that he will visit Costa Rica in June, as part of a Latin American tour that will also include Argentina.


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Caracas, May 17 (Prensa Latina) President Nicolas Maduro on Monday celebrated the National Poetry Day and praised the role of poets in the defense of the identity and values of the Venezuelan people.


Quito, May 17 (Prensa Latina) The Ecuadorian Workers' Forum added its voice to that of other groups in this South American country to demand an immediate end of the United States blockade against Cuba.