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Central America / Caribbean

Moscow, Jun 15 (Prensa Latina) Panama President, Juan Carlos Varela, presents today the commercial facilities of his country before the Russian Chamber of Commerce, after meeting in the Kremlin with his host, Vladimir Putin.

Kingston, Jun 14 (Prensa Latina) Jamaica prime minister, Andrew Holness said today that his government promises to put the country as the center of the Caribbean.

Santo Domingo, Jun 14 (Prensa Latina) The Dominican Republic remembers today the anti-Trujillo expeditionary force who, from June 14 to 20, 1959, sacrificed their lives in an attempt to overthrow the dictatorship of Rafael Leónidas Trujillo (1930-1961).

14 de junio de 2018, 14:55Basseterre, Jun 14 (Prensa Latina) The 63rd Health Research Conference of the Caribbean Public Health Agency (Carpha) began today with the participation of politicians, experts and regional leaders.

14 de junio de 2018, 14:54Managua, Jun 14 (Prensa Latina) Armed groups ransacked a maternal home in the Nicaraguan department of Masaya (west), hit by the wave of violence that has persisted in the country for almost two months, local media reported.

Panama, Jun 14 (Prensa Latina) The Central American Integration System (SICA according to its Spanish acronym) and the European Union (EU) signed an investment, whose amount of 88.1 million euros (102,47 million USD) will boost renewable energy generation, it was known today.

Havana, Jun 14 ( Prensa Latina) Parliamentarians from Latin America and the Caribbean called here today for strengthening integration into scientific and health programs to ensure greater accessibility to health services in countries in the region.

Paris, Jun 14 ( Prensa Latina) The UNESCO Specialized Committee will meet in Manama, the capital of Bahrain, from June 24 to July 4 to consider 30 nominations for inscription on the World Heritage List, the international organization announced today.

Port-au-Prince, Jun 14 (Prensa Latina) The Haitian government permanently withdrew the operation permit of the NGO Oxfam, from the United Kingdom, for violating the country''s law and undermining the principle of human dignity, it was learned here today.

Panama, Jun 14 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of FAO from 16 countries will participate in the international forum on fishing and aquaculture in the region, which will host the Latin American and Caribbean parliament (Parlatino) in September.

Port-au-Prince, Jun 14 (Prensa Latina) About 367 Haitians were deported this week from the Dominican Republic in an operation that the local press describes today as a desperate hunt.