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South America

Rome, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Deputy Foreign Minister Marina Sereni on Friday expressed that Italy has always supported the strengthening and consolidation of relations between the European Union and the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean.

Santiago, Chile, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) The increase in the number of new Covid-19 cases in Chile, at the worst moment of the pandemic, has health authorities on the alert on Friday due to the decrease in intensive care beds.

La Paz, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian delegates to international parliamentary bodies on Friday condemned the inclusion of Cuba in the list of state sponsors of terrorism by the Donald Trump Government.

Quito, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Authorities from Quito municipality have tightened restrictive measures as of this Friday to curb a rise in Covid-19 cases, which maintains this capital as the epicenter of the disease.

Caracas, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Sponsored by the Venezuelan National Anti-Drug Office (ONA, in Spanish acronyms), the 2nd International Congress on Prevention of Drug Misuse, Addiction Treatment and Illegal Traffic is taking place virtually this Friday.

United Nations, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Insecurity and violence against former guerrilas, social leaders and even entire communities are currently the main obstacles to the peace process in Colombia, according to the most recent UN report.

Nicolas Maduro recalled Jose Marti's visit to VenezuelaCaracas, Jan 21 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro on Thursday recalled the 140th anniversary of Cuba's National Hero Jose Marti's visit to the South American nation.

Stiglitz says Covid-19 pandemic showed consequences of neoliberalismSantiago, Chile, Jan 21 (Prensa Latina) Joseph Stiglitz, Nobel Prizewinner in Economics, lashed out at neoliberalism and assured that the Covid-19 pandemic is currently showing the consequences of 40 years of impositions by neaoliberalism.

Covid-19 cases continue to rise in ArgentinaBuenos Aires, Jan 21 (Prensa Latina) While the capital and Buenos Aires province record a slight decline in contagions, Covid-19 cases continued to rise in Argentina on Thursday, totaling 1,831,681 patients.

21 de enero de 2021, 11:2Santiago, Chile, Jan 21 (Prensa Latina) The Constitutional Court (CC) of Chile declared six articles of a new Migration Act unconstitutional, a ruling that has caused confrontation between the government and part of the opposition on this complicated issue.

Former defense minister of Argentina diesBuenos Aires, Jan 21 (Prensa Latina) Former Defense Minister Jose Pampuro, who served as head of the ministry during the presidency of Nestor Kirchner, died of cancer on Thursday in Lanus, Buenos Aires.