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North America

United Nations, Feb 17 (Prensa Latina) Latin America and the Caribbean experienced the highest increase in terms of women''s employment and participation in the labor force reported in the developing regions during the last decade.

Santiago, Chile, Feb 17 (Prensa Latina) The archbishop of Malta and special envoy of Pope Francis, Charles Scicluna, will hold his first meeting on Saturday with Chileans who were victims of sexual abuses by a minister of the Catholic Church.

United Nations, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) After almost three months without access to the Syrian city of Guta, UN humanitarian aid reached thousands of civilians in that place, media reported here today.

La Paz, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) President Evo Morales has ruled out today that any coup and interventionism are solutions for the people, since they only aim to undermine sovereignty and plunder natural resources.

Washington, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) The recent profusion of migration proposals created creaks in the U.S. Senate, unsuccessfully debating several projects of border security and the Program of Deferred Actions for Childhood Arrivals (DACA).

United Nations, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) UN Secretary General António Guterres participates today in the opening of the Munich Security Conference, an event with the participation of more than 21 high dignitaries.

Washington, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) The U.S. Congress prioritizes today the debate on immigration projects, strengthening border security and resolving the situation of young people benefited by the Deferred Action for Children Arrivals Program (DACA).

United Nations, Feb 15 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres expressed deep sadness at the killing of 17 people at a high school in Florida, in the United States.

Havana, Feb 15 (Prensa Latina) Filmmakers and intellectuals will premiere a new documentary about the father of the Cuban ballet school, Fernando Alonso, a special teacher who died in 2013.

Havana, Feb 15 (Prensa Latina) The internationalization of the curriculum and the pedagogical models will be issues to debate today during the third day of the International Congress of Higher Education, Universidad 2018, taking place in this capital.

Hanoi, Feb 15 (Prensa Latina) The presidents of Vietnam, Tran Dai Quang, and the United States, Donald Trump, had a telephone conversation during which they expressed the two countries'' willingness to continue to improve bilateral relations.