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South America

Buenos Aires, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) The Puebla Group requested on Wednesday the resignation of the OAS Secretary General Luis Almagro, considering that the crystal-clear fact that his regional leadership is highly questioned due to what happened in the Bolivian elections in 2019.

La Paz, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) The Movement Towards Socialism (MAS) consolidates on Wednesday its victory in the first round by obtaining 54.5 percent of the preference, with almost 90 percent of the votes computed by Bolivia's Supreme Electoral Court (TSE).

Havana, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuba will conclude its term at the helm of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) amid the Covid-19 pandemic, which requires greater regional cooperation, official sources indicated on Wednesday.

Buenos Aires, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) The Latin American Council of Social Sciences (CLACSO) sent on Wednesday its embrace to the Bolivian people for their strong support for the return to the path of democracy, after the victory of the Movement Towards Socialism (MAS).

La Paz, Oct 21 (Latin Press) The virtual winner of the presidential elections in Bolivia, Luis Arce, showed on Wednesday his skepticism about the economic indicators that his government will receive after 11 months of the de facto government.

La Paz, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia's former Foreign Minister Diego Pary on Wednesday highlighted the strong support at the polls that the Movement Towards Socialism (MAS) obtained abroad and give it victory in the presidential elections.

Buenos Aires, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) Argentine President Alberto Fernández today called for recovering the Union of South American Nations (Unasur), as the most convenient for Latin America, he said.

Santiago, Chile, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) Chilean scientists discovered a molecule produced by the human body that could be essential against cardiac hypertrophy, which may lead to heart insufficiency.

21 de octubre de 2020, 12:28Seoul, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) The Vice Foreign Minister of the Republic of Korea, Kim Gunn, requested to join the Pacific Alliance trade bloc, which is also made up of Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs here reported today.

Brussels, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) The head of diplomacy of the European Union (EU), Josep Borrell, said recently that the bloc should support the economic recovery of Latin America, which has been hit by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Santiago, Chile, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) Just four days before the plebiscite on a new Chilean Constitution, the representation of indigenous peoples in a Constituent Convention hangs in the air.