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South America

La Paz, Nov 10 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian Constitutional President Evo Morales called new general elections, at a press conference from the presidential hangar on Sunday.

Montevideo, Nov 9 (Prensa Latina) The willingness of Uruguay's former president Jose Mujica to participate as a minister in a possible fourth government of the Frente Amplio (Broad Front, FA) marked the last week in a country facing a crucial second round vote on November 24.

Buenos Aires, Nov 9 (Prensa Latina) Former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula Da Silva's hopeful message of a better path forwards for Latin America, which leaves behind the existing deep inequalities, opened the 2nd meeting of the Puebla Group in this capital on Saturday.

Brasilia, Nov 9 (Prensa Latina) Former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, who was released this Friday after serving 580 days of political imprisonment, will attend on Saturday the public event 'Lula Free: A Victory of Democracy,' in Sao Paulo.

New York, U.S., Nov 9. (Prensa Latina) The Executive Director of the Interreligious Foundation for the Community Organization/Pastors for Peace, Gail Walker, highlighted the global support Cuba enjoys today, as was recently demonstrated in the UN General Assembly.

La Paz, Nov 9 (Prensa Latina) Calls for peace and demonstrations in defense of the popular vote on one side, an ongoing coup plan with increasingly extreme actions on the other, have marked the situation in Bolivia for the past week.

Santiago de Chile, Nov 9 (Prensa Latina) Chile saw its third week of mass demonstrations and 'cacerolazos' (pot-banging protests), allegations of human rights violations, attempts by the government to obstruct the mobilizations, and plummeting support for President Sebastian Piñera.

By Jorge Petinaud

La Paz, Nov 9 (Prensa Latina) The unity of the people is today the guarantee of Bolivia's welfare and social peace, President Evo Morales stressed in a tweet about the police mutiny in several departments of the country.

Buenos Aires, Nov 9 (Prensa Latina) In a historic moment for the continent, 32 progressive leaders from 12 countries, including ex-presidents Dilma Rousseff (Brazil), Jose Mujica (Uruguay) and Ernesto Samper (Colombia), will meet again on Saturday in this capital for the Puebla Group summit.

Brasilia, Nov 9 (Prensa Latina) A free Lula is holding a press conference at the Steelers Union headquarters in Sao Paulo at midday Saturday in his first official public appearance after he was released from political prison on Friday afternoon.

8 de noviembre de 2019, 16:19Brasilia, Nov 8 (Prensa Latina) Former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, who was released today after serving 589 days in political prison, wishes to take care of Brazil and build a country project for all Brazilians.