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South America

Tarek William SaabCaracas, Feb 6 (Prensa Latina) The Supreme Court of Justice of Venezuela filed charges on Wednesday against former Colombian Senator Aida Merlano at the Penal Judicial Circuit of the Metropolitan Area in Caracas, at the request of the Public Ministry.


Argentine Senate greenlights law on external debtBuenos Aires, Feb 6 (Prensa Latina) The Argentinian Senate green-lighted unanimously the law of sustainability of the external debt, which was backed by 65 parliamentarians, following a debate that extended for over 9 hours.


Enrique FernándezLima, Feb 6 (Prensa Latina) The idea of an amnesty to political and social prisoners, including former member of the military Antauro Humala has raised a controversy in Peru's progressive Frente Amplio (FA, lit. 'Broad Front')


Vicente ZeballosLima, Feb 6 (Prensa Latina) The international demand for US$1.2 billion presented by the Odebrecht construction company against the Peruvian State has generated harsh reactions, while Prime Minister Vicente Zeballos described it as 'freshness.'


5 de febrero de 2020, 14:18Buenos Aires, Feb 5 (Prensa Latina) Regularly visited by Argentines, Cuba presented today through several enterprises, including the Cubanacan hotel group, several proposals of its wide tourist portfolio with several new novelties on board in 2020.


5 de febrero de 2020, 12:35

Caracas, Feb 5 (Prensa Latina) The special commission appointed by Venezuela's National Assembly to carry out an investigation into alleged corruption by lawmaker Juan Guaido and his supporters begins inquiries on Wednesday, legislator Jose Brito said.


5 de febrero de 2020, 11:29

Buenos Aires, Feb 5 (Prensa Latina) Regularly visited by Argentines, Cuba presented today, through several companies, among them the Cubanacan hotel group, several proposals of its wide tourist portfolio with several novelties in this 2020.


5 de febrero de 2020, 10:58

Havana, Feb 5 (Prensa Latina) The healthcare authorities in America Latina continue their actions to avoid the introduction and propagation of the coronavirus in the countries, which is already affecting 20 countries and has caused the deaths of over 400 people.


5 de febrero de 2020, 10:30

Brasilia, Feb 5 (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis will receive former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula de Silva, journalist Bela Megale, of O Globo newspaper, informed, media reported on Wednesday.


5 de febrero de 2020, 10:18Buenos Aires, Feb 5 (Prensa Latina) Argentinean Defense Minister Agustin Rossi defended his country's demand for sovereignty over the Malvinas (Falkland) Islands, a territory seized by the United Kingdom, and described that occupation as inadmissible colonialism.


5 de febrero de 2020, 10:15Caracas, Feb 5 (Prensa Latina) The Latin American Foundation for Human Rights and Social Development (FUNDALATIN) denounced the suspension of medical treatments for children who have undergone transplants, due to the financial blockade imposed by the United States on Venezuela.