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South America

25 de junio de 2018, 16:06Buenos Aires, Jun 25 (Prensa Latina) The three General Secretaries of the General Confederation of Labor (CGT) of Argentina described today as overwhelming and with high compliance the national strike that they lead and ratified that they stop ''to be able to continue working.''

25 de junio de 2018, 15:15Caracas, Jun 25 (Prensa Latina) The Popular Unity Venezuelan Party (UPV) called on the country today to remain alert to the destabilizing plans carried out from Colombia, and denounced yesterday by the President of the Republic, Nicolas Maduro.

Brasilia, June 25 (Prensa Latina) Between 2004 and 2017, Brazil managed to reduce illegal deforestation in the Amazon by 75 percent, according to the Ministry of the Environment (MMA).

Buenos Aires, June 25 (Prensa Latina) The popular 9 de Julio Avenue desolated and the main accesses to Buenos Aires cut off, are the recurring images of the national strike of the General Confederation of Labor (CGT), which is being felt in the capital and various cities of the country.

Havana, Jun 25 (Prensa Latina) An international seminar dedicated to the 30th anniversary of the expedition ''In Canoe from the Amazon to the Caribbean'', led by Cuban naturalist Antonio Nuñez Jimenez (1923-1998), begins here today with delegates from Latin America, Spain, Australia and the United States.

25 de junio de 2018, 11:06Caracas, Jun 25 (Prensa Latina) President Nicolas Maduro congratulated his Turkish peer, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, for his victory in Sunday''s elections with 53.82 percent of vote.

25 de junio de 2018, 10:52Quito, June 25 (Prensa Latina) Ecuador is looking forward to the likely release Monday in Colombia of a forensic report on the results of examinations on four bodies, three of which could be from the newspaper team kidnapped and murdered in the neighboring country.

La Paz, June 25 (Prensa Latina) President Evo Morales said today Bolivia will never give up on returning to the Pacific with sovereignty as part of the commemoration of the Seafarers'' Day instituted by the UN in 2010.

Caracas, Jun 25 (Prensa Latina) The Government of Venezuela incorporated over the last year one million 70 thousand youths to study and workplaces through the Plan Chamba Juvenil, informed today the Minister of Youth and Sports, Pedro Infante.

Buenos Aires, Jun 25 (Prensa Latina) No schools, no transport, no banks and no shops open today in Argentina that woke up under a 24-hour general strike called for by the General Confederation of Labor (CGT), the third of that labor federation against the economic reforms of the government .

25 de junio de 2018, 09:19Santiago, Chile, Jun 25 (Prensa Latina) The pardon granted to a military officer sentenced for assassinations during the dictatorship was strongly criticized by human rights organizations in Chile, although the action was merely symbolic.