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Centroamérica / Caribe

Panama, Jul 23 (Prensa Latina) Qatar''s crisis with the neighboring states was planned, according to that country''s ambassador to Panama, Nasser Rashid Al-Nuaimi, who rejected Doha''s links with terrorists, in an interview published in the newspaper La Prensa today.

Mexico, Jul 23 (Prensa Latina) Enrique Benjamin Solis, former mayor of the municipality of Silao, in the Mexican state of Guanajuato, was sentenced to two years in prison for qualified injuries and threats to the reporter Karla Janeth Silva, of El Heraldo, the newspaper reported today.

21 de julio de 2017, 17:47Havana, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations System (UNS) in Cuba and the community project Quisicuaba celebrated today here the Day of Afrodescendant, Afro-Latin American and Afro-Caribbean Women to support the work against racial and gender-based discrimination.

Monaco, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt went his race under the range of the 10 seconds and reached the victory in the 100 flat meters in the athletic stage of the Diamond League here Friday.

Guatemala, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) In the first six months of the year nearly 2, 500 violent deaths occurred in Guatemala, according to a report by the so-called Mutual Support Group (GAM).

Bridgetown, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) Seven Caribbean nations are among the 36 most affected by shortage of water and Barbados is among the 10 most serious cases, reported Caribbean News Service website on Friday.

Mexico, July 21 (Prensa Latina) The government of the Mexican state of Sonora has warned tourists visiting the territory to step up precautionary measures due to high temperatures killing four visitors.

Santiago de Cuba, July 21 (Prensa Latina) A total of 3,819 health professionals from different countries graduated at the University of Medicine in this city,the first founded by the Revolution outside the Cuban capital.

Mexico, July 21 (Prensa Latina) The wife of ex-governor of Veracruz, Javier Duarte, who was arrested under money laundering and organized crime charges,it was confirmed that she was the person that managed the illicit operations, according to the statement by witnesses of the Attorney General''s Office.

United Nations, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) The 9th meeting between the United Nations and the Community of Caribbean States (CARICOM) is concluding today after two days of talks on security, climate change, public health and sustainable development.

México, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) New bidding for deep-water oil wells in the Gulf of Mexico is scheduled for January 31, announced here Energy Secretary Pedro Joaquin Coldwell.