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South America

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.


24 de junio de 2018, 13:31Brasilia, Jun 24 (Prensa Latina) Supreme Federal Court (STF) Minister Marco Aurelio Mello blamed the head of that court, Carmen Lucia, for the illegal imprisonment of former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, the newspaper Brasil 247 reported today.


Brasilia, Jun 24 (Prensa Latina) The express preference for the care provided by Cuban female physicians who are rendering their services in the Single Healthcare System (SUS) was highlighted here today in the 56th issue of the newspaper Brasil Popular


Caracas, Jun 24 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Executive Vice-President Delcy Rodriguez assured today that the government is willing to maintain relations of dialogue with the United States and the rest of the countries of the world.


Quito, June 24 (Prensa Latina) ''Free Universe'', a retrospective exhibition by the Japanese artista Yoko Ono, the widow of the former Beatle musician John Lennon, opened in this capital.


Caracas, Jun 24 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro today recalled the 197th anniversary of the Battle of Carabobo, waged by the patriotic army led by Liberator Simon Bolivar.


St. Petersburg, Russia, Jun 23 (Prensa Latina) Croatia striker Ante Rebic did not take the shirt of Lionel Messi, disenchanted by the behavior of the Argentine team in the game 3-0 won by the Europeans in Group D of the Russia 2018 World Cup.


Caracas, Jun 23 (Prensa Latina) The report issued by the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNHCR) on the alleged situation in Venezuela lacks credibility and objectivity, said Alfred De Zayas, independent expert of the aforementioned multilateral organism.


Brasilia, Jun 23 (Prensa Latina) For most Brazilian voters, former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva is the best prepared precandidate to make the national economy grow, according to a survey published on Friday.


Caracas, Jun 23 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Labor Minister Eduardo Piñate noted that the Bolivarian Government will maintain the policies to stabilize and get the economy into shape, in light of financial attacks and destabilizing maneuvers promoted by oligarchic sectors.


22 de junio de 2018, 16:27Caracas, Jun 22 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Minister of Culture Ernesto Villegas acknowledged today the importance of national identity values to advance the process of dialogue and reconciliation among all sectors, promoted by the Government.