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Brasilia, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) Social movements will hold on January 24 demonstrations in Sao Paulo and several regions of the country in support of former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, Brazil Popular Front confirmed today.

By Luis Beatón

Caracas (Prensa Latina) The right-wing in Venezuela is divided and adrift at the beginning of 2018, after three impressive victories won at the polls by leftist forces led by the ruling United Socialist Party of Venezuela (PSUV).

Lima, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) The Peruvian National Police issued a warning message about a possible attack against Pope Francis, who will begin a visit to this country tomorrow until Sunday, the newspaper El Comercio reported today.

Brasilia, Jan 17 Prensa Latina) When it came to choosing between Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, football legend Pele was clear on who his favourite is.

Montevideo, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) The Uruguayan government mandatorily regulated the use of safety devices in height greater than two meters, in order to prevent the risk of free fall.

Ámsterdam, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Drawings, together with works by Govert Flinck, on show at the Singer Laren museum in the Netherlands

Brasilia, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) The Federal Public Ministry (MPF) asked Brazilian justice to condemn former presidents of the Chamber of Deputies Eduardo Cunha and Enrique Eduardo Alves, respectively, to jail sentences of 386 and 78 years in prison.

Bogota, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Colombia''s Interior Minister, Guillermo Rivera, has said that the FARC''s complaint on attack threats against its headquarters in the southwest of the country is being investigated.

Temuco, Chile, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) The mass that Pope Francis will say in this southern Chilean city will pose another challenge to the Bishop of Rome on his second day of events in this South American country.

By Fausto Triana

Santiago de Chile, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis faced head-on the delicate issue of sexual abuses by ministers of the Catholic Church in Chile, for many he listened to the claims with a vertical position.

Beijing, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Minister Wang Yi will travel this week to Chile to attend the second ministerial meeting between China and the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (Clacs) and later on will be on an official visit, reported official sources.