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South America

Panama, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) Some 200 Panamanian and foreign exporting, distribution and service provider companies will meet virtually from March 22 to 31 as part of the Latin America Business Expo.

24 de febrero de 2021, 14:22La Paz, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia will begin on Thursday the mass vaccination against Covid-19 with the antidotes of the Chinese pharmaceutical Sinopharm, of which they have half a million doses received on Wednesday by air.

Brasilia, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) The Lula Livre Campaign launched a platform on Wednesday to demand that Brazil's Supreme Federal Court (STF) annuls the trials of former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva conducted by former Judge Sergio Moro.

Montevideo, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) Uruguay's Broad Front (Frente Amplio, FA) on Wednesday ratified its proposal of providing a basic emergency income to sectors with less responsiveness to the economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.

La Paz, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) A batch of 500,000 Covid-19 vaccines from China's Sinopharm drug maker arrived in Bolivia on Wednesday for mass and free immunization.

Quito, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) Ecuador is currently expecting the arrival of a new batch of vaccine doses to fight Covid-19, a disease that has infected as many as 275,780 individuals, according to official figures.

Port-au-Prince, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) A Colombian police mission will collaborate with Haiti on security matters, given the magnitude of the kidnapping activity, one of the main problems in the Caribbean nation.

Mexico, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) Mexico and Argentina on Tuesday signed a roadmap so as to reactivate existing institutional mechanisms and hold the V Meeting of the Council of Foreign Ministers Agreement in the second half of the year.

La Paz, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) The Huanuni Mining Union (HMU) on Tuesday warned about a possible attack against Bolivian President Luis Arce by right-wing opposition members.

Buenos Aires, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) The advances of the Cuban Soberana 02 vaccine candidate, the first Latin American vaccine against Covid-19, were highlighted on Tuesday by the Director of Science and Innovation of the company BioCubaFarma, Rolando Perez Rodriguez.

Quito, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) After 48 hours that the electoral results for the presidential pair of Ecuador were announced, the deadline granted to political organizations to lodge appeals and challenges to the vote counting expired on Tuesday.