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South America

Bogota, Sep 15 (Prensa Latina) The idea of reforming Colombia´s police to truly defend of the rights of citizens is taking power after recent events of violence in this nation.

Caracas, Sep 15 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela's Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza highlighted on Tuesday that President Nicolas Maduro maintains his willingness to dialogue despite boycott attempts by the extreme far-right and US aggressions.

Bogota, Sep 15 (Prensa Latina) The National Unemployment Committee (CNP) on Tuesday announced new peaceful demonstrations in order to protest against prevailing police abuses in Colombia.

La Paz, Sep 15 (Prensa Latina) The presidential candidate for the Movement Towards Socialism (MAS), Luis Arce, leads the polls with 25 percent, prior to the elections on October 18, according to local press on Tuesday.

Lima, Sep 15 (Prensa Latina) Peru's President Martin Vizcarra on Tuesday received social support to continue in office, according to a survey in which very few believe that his removal process is due only to a plot.

Santiago, Chile, Sep 15 (Prensa Latina) As a sign of the interest of the October 25 referendum arouses in Chile, more than 150,000 people have been nominated to participate as electoral facilitators that day.

Caracas, Sep 15 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela stressed its will to strengthen technical cooperation ties with the United Nations (UN) in the field of Human Rights, according to a report of a diplomatic source.

Buenos Aires, Sep 15 (Prensa Latina) Argentina continues fighting the Covid-19, which is affecting 18 of the 24 provinces and has left 11,710 fatalities, with a daily average of more than 11,000 cases for almost three weeks.

Brasilia, Sep 15 (Prensa Latina) The facial recognition of criminals reveals again the structural racism in the justice system in Brazil, where dehumanization is the basis of other types of violence and inequality.

Bogota, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) The Common Alternative Revolutionary Force (FARC) thanked on Monday Argentina's Communist Party for its solidarity with the Colombian people in the face of protests' repression by the police violence.

Brasilia, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) Economic activity in Brazil rose a seasonally-adjusted 2.15% in July compared to June, the Central Bank indicator showed on Monday.