London, Jan 28 (Prensa Latina) Illegal gold mines in Peru´s Amazon jungle are poisoned with mercury at high levels like those found in the industrial regions of China, a new investigation revealed Friday.
San Jose, Sep 4 (Prensa Latina) From President Carlos Alvarado to the local media today highlight the first gold medal for Costa Rica in the Paralympic Games, a heroic feat achieved by sprinter Sherman Guity in Tokyo 2020.
Ougadaougou, Sep 3 (Prensa Latina) The Canadian mining company IAMGOLD suspended gold shipments from the Essakane deposit, Burkina Faso, after the recent attack by a group identified as Islamist in a statement released here today.
Nairobi, (Prensa Latina) Cuban Juan Carley Vazquez and Jamaican Tina Clayton won gold medals on Thursday in shot put and 100 meters respectively for Latin America and the Caribbean at the World Athletics U20 Championships.
Tokyo, (Prensa Latina) With the victory of Arlen Lopez in the 81-kilogram division boxing final on Wednesday, Cuba won its fifth gold medal in the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, thus improving its performance in Rio de Janeiro five years ago.