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Centroamérica / Caribe

Mexico, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) Independent candidates for the presidency of Mexico have little chance in the elections on July 1, experts agree in this capital.


Mexico, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) Independent candidates for the presidency of Mexico have little chance in the elections on July 1, experts agree in this capital.


San Juan, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) With an immediate future marked by contradictions, most Puerto Rican economists called today for a moratorium on the country''s public debt of more than $73 billion USD. The moratorium on the debt''s payment for five years would be joined by an adjustment in the scheme of economic advisers of the Fiscal Oversight Board (JSF), set up in Puerto Rico through the law Promesa, fostered by the U.S. Congress and the White House.


San Salvador, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) The government of El Salvador denied today the new verbal attack of U.S. president, Donald Trump, accusing him of attempting against the dignity of that Central American nation.


Mexico, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) The National Seismological Service (SSN) of Mexico has recorded about 4,035 aftershocks of magnitude 7.2 occurred in Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, on February 16.


Georgetown, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) Irwin LaRocque, secretary general of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) congratulated Saint Lucia for guaranteeing that the actions linked with sustainable development have a highlighted place in the regional and international agenda.


Port-au-Prince, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) Japan''s ambassador to Haiti, Yoshiaki Hatta, has signed four subsidy contracts with local organizations in the areas of agriculture and education, totaling about $400,000 USD, it was reported here today.


Washington, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) The U.S. government started work on a section of the wall in the border between California and Mexico, replacing a barrier made in the decade of 1990, according to media reports published today.


Mexico, feb 22 (Prensa Latina) The presidential candidate, José Antonio Meade, affirmed that if he wins July 1 elections, he will apply the traditional principles of Mexican foreign policy of respect for self-determination and non-intervention.


Managua, feb 22 (Prensa Latina) Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega considered that today''s attempts to exclude Venezuela from the VIII Summit of the Americas, to be held next April in Peru, are meaningless and illogical, while representing an act of intolerance, at the same time.


Port of Prince, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) Haitian authorities readied preparations for the 29th session of the Conference of Heads of State and Government of the Caribbean Community (Caricom), scheduled for February 26 and 27.