// // //


South America

21 de mayo de 2019, 09:26Brasilia, May 21 (Prensa Latina) Former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, in prison for more than a year for alleged acts of corruption, represents Brazil''s sovereignty, due to everything he did for this South American country.


21 de mayo de 2019, 09:12Bogota, May 21 (Prensa Latina) Colombia''s Supreme Court of Justice will have to solve, starting on Tuesday, the competences to try former Commander Jesus Santrich, after his defense attorneys challenged the guarantee judge.


 

Havana, May 21 ( Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel assured on Tuesday that the Political Council of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America-People''s Trade Treaty (ALBA-TCP) will defend Venezuela.


 

Havana, May 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuban leaders Raul Castro Ruz and Miguel Diaz-Canel Bermudez discussed bilateral issues in Havana with Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza on Monday night, Granma newspaper reports on Tuesday.


La Paz, May 20 (Prensa Latina) The Ministry of Planning and Development and the National Chamber of Commerce of Bolivia (CNC) have signed on Monday an inter-institutional agreement to boost the inclusion of youngsters to new sources of work, as part of the Employment Generation Plan.


Buenos Aires, May 20 (Prensa Latina) Presidential candidate Alberto Fernandez, who is Cristina Fernandez''s running mate, initiated on Monday his electoral campaign for primary elections in August.


Santiago de Chile, May 20 (Prensa Latina) The Chilean economy scored a weak growth of 1.6 percent of its Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the first quarter of 2019, reported the Chilean Central Bank on Monday, much lower than government''s predictions.


20 de mayo de 2019, 16:10

Por Nara Romero Rams

La Paz, May 20 (Prensa Latina) Our process of change will always be targeted at the most humble, the poorest, Bolivian President Evo Morales said when assessing the mass rally held on Saturday in Chimore, an unprecedented event in the country''s history.


Caracas, May 20 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro remembered on Monday the first year of his reelection in May 2018 as one solid triumph of the Venezuelan people.


Bogota, May 20 (Prensa Latina) The Revolutionary Alternative Force of the Common (FARC) party insisted this Monday that the Colombian Attorney General''s Office is acting illegally with former commander Jesus Santrich in order to favor his extradition to the United States.


 

Santiago de Chile, May 20 (Prensa Latina) A 5.5-degree on the Richter scale was felt on Monday in several central and northern Chilean regions, according to preliminary data.