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South America

Brasilia,  (Prensa Latina) The Workers Party (PT) of Brazil has denounced on Wednesday that the Minister of Justice and Public Security, Sergio Moro, proved that he was a partial judge with political motivations when appearing before the Chamber of Deputies.

Santiago de Chile, Jun 3 (Prensa Latina) Chilean education sector is staging on Wednesday a general ''warning'' strike, supporting the one the Teachers Association has held for over a month, in order to improve public education.

Brasilia,  (Prensa Latina) The Barcelona star Lionel Messi has accused the Ecuadorian referee Roddy Zambrano and the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) of being bias, by ruling out resorting to technology where Argentina was beaten by Brazil 2-0 in the Copa America semi-final.

Bogotá, July 3 (Prensa Latina) The authorities are unaware today of the whereabouts of ex-commander of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia and recently inaugurated as a congressman, Jesús Santrich, who allegedly abandoned his security scheme.

Caracas, Jul 3 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Tuesday ratified the Bolivarian Government''s willingness to talk with the opposition in order to seek a solution to the current situation in the country.

Caracas, Jul 3 (Prensa Latina) The National Constituent Assembly (ANC) approved to extend until late 2019 the work of the Commission for Truth, Justice, Peace and Public Peace of Venezuela to punish those involved in political crimes.

Santiago de Cuba, Jul 3 (Prensa Latina) The 4th Hugo Chavez International Colloquium, The Passion that Unites Us, will take place in this city on July 5 and 6, as part of the solidarity vocation of the 39th Caribbean Festival, which will open on Wednesday.

Buenos Aires, Jul 3 (Prensa Latina) Argentina was one of the South American countries that particularly experienced a total eclipse of the sun that darkened this region earlier the eve.

Caracas, July 3 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza has regarded his recent tour of European nations to discuss in particular the effects of the coercive measures imposed against his country, as a successful one.

Caracas, July 2 (Prensa Latina) Cuba and Turkey will treat Venezuelan patients considered as victims of the US blockade imposed by the United States, the Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza said today.

Santiago de Chile, July 2 (Prensa Latina) Tension between the Chilean government and thousands of educators has increased on Tuesday after teachers decided to continue unemployed and the Ministry of Education refused to talk as long as they did not go back to work.