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South America

Paris,  (Prensa Latina) The Colombian analyst residing in France Hernando Calvo Ospina considered it highly unlikely that the United States will conduct any military action against Venezuela without the support of NATO.


Asuncion, Apr 1 (Prensa Latina) The coalition of parties and movements of the Paraguayan Left, Guasu Front (FG), presented a draft declaration to the Senate in which it urges the government to approach Cuba.


Caracas, Apr 1 (Prensa Latina) The Venezuelan government denounced the aggression perpetrated by a passenger vessel against a Bolivarian Navy vessel in jurisdictional waters of this South American country.


Havana, March 31 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez has described on Tuesday the U.S. Secretary of State maike Pompeo´s plan against Venezuela as a threat to the peace and security of the hemisphere.


Brasilia, March 31 (Prensa Latina) Brazil's leaders from opposition parties unprecedentedly united yesterday to request President Jair Bolsonaro's resignation, to whom they accused of irresponsible in the face of Covid-19 pandemic.


Brasilia, Mar 31 (Prensa Latina) Facebook and Instagram removed a provocative video posted on Monday by Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, in which he expressed again his stance against social isolation, the key measure to contain the Covid-19 epidemic.


Santiago, Chile, Mar 31 (Prensa Latina) The head of National Defense in Tarapaca region, Guillermo Paiva, criticized the indolence of Bolivian authorities for abandoning its citizens stranded on the Chilean border.


Brasilia, Mar 31 (Prensa Latina) The Brazilian Senate approved the allocation of emergency aid of 600 reais (about 120 USD) per month to self-employed, informal, non-fixed-income workers.


Caracas, Mar 31 (Prensa Latina) The global economic recovery after this Covid-19 pandemic will depend on the agreements between the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and Russia, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on Sunday.


Lima, Mar 31 (Prensa Latina) Fighting the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus and preventing its causes, the collapse will cost Peru more than 90 billion soles (about US$26 billion), Economy and Finance Minister Maria Antonieta Alva reported.


Brasilia, Mar 31 (Prensa Latina) Pot-banging protests against President Jair Bolsonaro, due to his irresponsible behavior regarding the coronavirus known as SARS-CoV-2, have been recorded in several Brazilian cities for 14 consecutive nights.