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South America

La Paz, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia is promoting the development of peaceful nuclear energy to benefit the health, industry, science and technology sectors, as highlighted in this capital by experts on the subject.

La Paz, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) The Tupac Katari 1 satellite service (TKSAT-1) reaches on Tuesday about 100 million dollars in revenue, the executive director of the Bolivian Space Agency, Ivan Zambrana, said.

09 de octubre de 2018, 16:48Buenos Aires, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) The five unions composing the Teaching Unity Front of the Argentine province of Buenos Aires are leading on Tuesday for the second and last day a strike pending answers from the local government to their demands.

Caracas, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Authorities of the Public Prosecutor''s Office and Venezuelan security bodies are investigating on Tuesday the suicide of Fernando Alban, involved in the assassination attempt on August 4 against the country''s President, Nicolas Maduro.

09 de octubre de 2018, 15:08Quito, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) The Ecuadorian government sent on Tuesday a message of solidarity to Haiti, recently struck by an earthquake that left dead, wounded and severe material damage.

Asuncion, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) The Paraguayan Ministry of Justice and Public Works and Communications signed an agreement today to begin the process for the construction of four new penitentiaries in three departments of the country, official sources reported.

Beirut, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) The Lebanese delegation to Unesco proposed a work by Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer for World Heritage of Humanity, the media highlights today.

Buenos Aires, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) ''There is a second round: we brother peoples are alongside the Brazil of dialogue and respect,'' the Argentinean Nobel Peace laureate Adolfo Perez Esquivel noted after the results of the presidential elections in that country were made public on Sunday.

Havana, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) Fifty-one years after his assassination in Bolivia, Cubans remember the guerrilla fighter Ernesto Che Guevara (1928-1967) as an example of a revolutionary and a promoter of the new man called to build a better world.

Havana, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) The Spanish wineries Freixenet are currently introducing new wines into Cuba to enrich the island's high-level cuisine.

Montevideo, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) Former vice president of Uruguay, Raul Sendic, returns today to electoral round as candidate to Senator, saying he is rebuilding his political life.