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South America

Montevideo, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) The Communist Party of Uruguay (PCU) has demanded the expulsion of Luis Almagro, current Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), from the Broad Front (Frente Amplio, FA) coalition after showing again his servility and irresponsibility to Washington''s policies.

Caracas, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) President Nicolas Maduro returned on Monday to Venezuela after a successful visit to China, where he signed 28 cooperation agreements on education, health, technology, security, trade, energy, mining and culture.

Buenos Aires, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) The main researchers and academics of the G20 countries are leading the ''Think 20'' summit here today, where strategies will be drawn up and ideas on various areas will be presented to the leaders of this forum next November.

Caracas, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza announced that as part of actions carried out by the Executive to control drug trafficking on the border with Colombia, a Colombian drug processing lab was dismantled.

Buenos Aires, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) The numbers continue to rise and the pocket to shrink in Argentina for many workers who today have to use a considerable part of their salary in transportation, which has suffered an increase of 61.30 percent in 2018.

Brasilia, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) A new coup d'état by the extreme right wing and the army is preparation to be executed after October's presidential elections, Mauro Lopes, the editor of the digital newspaper Brasil 247, denounced today.

Santiago, Chile, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) The expulsion of a priest from the Marist Brothers has added fuel to the credibility crisis of the Catholic Church in Chile, while the National Prosecutor's Office continues its investigations.

By Fausto Triana

Santiago de Chile, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) Inti Illimani will be one of the protagonists in the tributes that will have moments of high emotion in the 6th edition of ‘Thousand Guitars for Victor Jara,' 45 years after his assassination.

La Paz, Sep 16 (Prensa Latina) ''We are currently fighting drugs with sovereignty and we are getting better results, said Bolivian President Evo Morales, who recalled the ''help'' from the United States years ago in the fight against that scourge.

La Paz, Sep 16 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian President Evo Morales said today that the rejection by the Lima Group of a military intervention in Venezuela is a victory for the dignity and courage of that brother people.

Santiago, Chile, Sep 16 (Prensa Latina) Sometimes, she slightly moves the corners of her lips to draw a smile, while the look remains absent: she is Joan Turner, the widow of Victor Jara.