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Central America / Caribbean

Puerto Príncipe, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) The help and solidarity by the Community of Caribbean States (CARICOM), faced with natural disasters, was one of the central topics in the opening session of the regional integration forum today.

Mexico, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) Cuban diagnostic technology SUMA has been used in Mexico for more than 20 years with effective results, stated María Elena Selles León, general manager of Tecnosuma México S.A.

Panama, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) Two more unexploded abandoned bombs have been found by Panamanian sappers on Isla Iguana, a place used by the United States to target practice, in southwestern this capital, where the search continues today, the Ministry of the Environment (MiAmbiente) reported.

Port of Prince, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) The President of Haiti, Jovenel Moise´s speech will open the 29 th session of the Conference of Heads of State of the Caribbean Community (Caricom), starting today in this capital.

Washington, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) The US-Mexican border wall, one of the most controversial promises in Donald Trump''s presidential campaign, seems to be today''s main reason for the cancellation of the visit by President Enrique Peña Nieto to the United States.

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.