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South America

Argentina to apply booster against Covid-19 and vaccinate touristsBuenos Aires, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) Argentina confirmed today to apply a third booster dose of the Sinopharm vaccine against Covid-19 for people over 50 years old and immunosuppressed persons, while tourists entering the country will also be able to be vaccinated.

images/2021/octubre/26/all-brazil.jpgBrasilia, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) Brazil created 313,902 formal employment contracts in September, 1.64 percent less than the same month last year, the Ministry of Labor and Social Security reported on Tuesday.

images/2021/octubre/26/all-bolso.jpgBrasilia, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) The parliamentary commission (CPI) investigating the government's anti-Covid-19 management asked today the Supreme Court and the Prosecutor's Office to suspend the accounts of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on YouTube, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.

Caracas, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Tuesday praised the regional leadership of former Bolivian President Evo Morales on his 62nd birthday.

La Paz, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian President Luis Arce on Tuesday congratulated former President Evo Morales and praised his commitment to social justice for his people.

Quito, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) The Ecuadorian legislature continues today to receive information regarding the investigation into the alleged links between the president of the republic, Guillermo Lasso, with so-called Pandora Papers.

Bogota, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) A Colombian government institution on Tuesday will carry out a public hearing to seek for information about precautionary measures in La Dolorosa graveyard, where the bodies of people who went forcefully missing might be.

Brasilia, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) Opposition parliamentarians filed a criminal notice in Brazil's Supreme Court against President Jair Bolsonaro for associating the anti-Covid-19 vaccine and AIDS, judicial sources confirmed today.

Rome, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) President Sergio Mattarella on Tuesday affirmed that Italy, Europe and the Latin American and Caribbean region are called to make together a concrete and incisive contribution to face global challenges.

Lima, Oct 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuban ambassador to Peru, Sergio González, paid tribute today to Peruvian filmmaker Federico García and his magnificent work, feature film 'Túpac Amaru' (1984), as well as his attitude of solidarity with the Island.

Buenos Aires, Oct 25 (Prensa Latina) The Argentine Movement of Solidarity with Cuba (MasCuba) denounced today attacks against the organization by far-right groups and announced they will request a meeting with the Ministries of Security and Foreign Affairs.