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South America

Brasilia, Mar 31 (Prensa Latina) Pot-banging protests against President Jair Bolsonaro, due to his irresponsible behavior regarding the coronavirus known as SARS-CoV-2, have been recorded in several Brazilian cities for 14 consecutive nights.


30 de marzo de 2020, 17:21United Nations, March 30 (Prensa Latina) UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Monday welcomed the announcement by the National Liberation Army (ELN) of a unilateral ceasefire to facilitate the response in Colombia to the Covid-19 pandemic.


30 de marzo de 2020, 17:17Santiago de Chile, Mar 30 (Prensa Latina) Over 350,000 inhabitants have no even water to wash their hands, the NGO Greenpeace denounce today, calling on the government to ensure water supply to guarantee sanitary measures against Covid-19.


30 de marzo de 2020, 17:14

Brasilia, Mar 30 (Prensa Latina) Health professionals in Brazil denounced the shortages of protective equipment to prevent being infected with the new SARS-Cov-2 coronavirus, which causes Covid-19, the news portal G1 reported on Monday.


30 de marzo de 2020, 17:14

Lima, March 30 (Prensa Latina) Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra announced on Monday the extension of the night curfew against the coronavirus for another four hours and confirmed 98 new infections, while six other deaths were reported.


30 de marzo de 2020, 16:49

Brasilia, Mar 30 (Prensa Latina) President Jair Bolsonaro recommended Brazilians politicians to go out and greet their compatriots so that they can understand the situation of the country under crisis due to the new coronavirus, although they would be violating health measures.


30 de marzo de 2020, 16:27Bogota, March 30 (Prensa Latina) The guerilla of the National Liberation Army (ELN) declared this Monday unilateral fire cease in Colombia, which he describes as a humanitarian gesture with the people in the midst of the health emergency triggered by Covid-19 pandemic.


30 de marzo de 2020, 16:8

Montevideo, March 30 (Prensa Latina) The Pasteur Institute of Uruguay stated on Monday that it managed to sequence the first complete SARS-Cov-2 genomes of 10 patients with Covid-19 in the country.


30 de marzo de 2020, 16:5Caracas, March 30 (Prensa Latina) The President of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro, on Monday denounced the actions of the United States government against the peace and stability of the Bolivarian nation, in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic.


30 de marzo de 2020, 15:12

Santiago de Chile, Mar 30 (Prensa Latina) The government intends to apply laws and measures that affect employees in the midst of the health crisis that Chile is suffering because of the Covid-19, denounced the president of the Communist Party (PC,) Guillermo Teillier.


30 de marzo de 2020, 14:56Quito, March 30 (Prensa Latina) The number of deaths caused by Covid-19 rose to 60 on Monday in Ecuador, where the number of infections also rose to 1,962, according to Report 32, issued by the National Emergency Operations Committee.