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Lima, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) The Peruvian Judiciary today prepares the hearings of the trial of 35 former sailors for the killing of 135 prisoners accused or convicted of terrorism, after ratifying the decision to try the case as a crime against humanity.


19 de octubre de 2017, 09:45Bogota, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos has called for a meeting of the National Security Council today in a sociopolitical context worsened by the murder of peasants, social leaders and FARC members.


Caracas, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) The member countries of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America-People''s Trade Treaty (ALBA-TCP) have called to the international community to respect the results of the elections held in Venezuela.


Buenos Aires, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) The uncertainty, overwhelm, a great mixture of feelings the family of the young Argentinean missing Santiago Maldonado is currently experiencing today, two days after the finding of a corpse that keeps the country in vilo.


By Adrián Mengana Martínez

Santa Cruz, Bolivia, 19 oct (Prensa Latina) Almost 700 businesspeople from 13 countries attend today the macro-business round of Expo Aladi Bolivia 2017, in the Guarayos hall of the Fexpocruz fair grounds.


Por Teyuné Díaz Díaz *

Havana (Prensa Latina) About 40 million people are victims of modern slavery globally; 25 million of them are targeted by forced labor and 15 million are forced into marriages without consent.


18 de octubre de 2017, 17:24Quito, Oct 18 (Prensa Latina) Judge Miguel Jurado determined a change of precautionary measure from house arrest to preventive detention against Ecuadorian Vice President Jorge Glas, related to the corruption case Odebrecht.


18 de octubre de 2017, 17:20Caracas, Oct 18 (Prensa Latina) The 18 governors representing the left-wing, elected Sunday in the regional elections, were sworn in today by the National Constituent Assembly (ANC), in a session that was not attended by the opposition''s governors


18 de octubre de 2017, 16:28Bogota, Oct 18 (Prensa Latina) Colombian Parliamentarians expressed their concern about the initiative by Uribes'' followers to call to referendum to revoke the Special Peace Justice (JEP), the spinal cord of reconciliation in the country.


18 de octubre de 2017, 15:43Montevideo, Oct 18 (Prensa Latina) Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, director general of the World Health Organization (WHO), criticized here today the manufacturers of junk food and drinks that cause damage to billions of children in the world.


Sochi, Russia, Oct 18 (Prensa Latina) Youngsters worldwide denounced today the actions of the US in the Anti-imperialist Court of the World Festival of Youth and Students, which is celebrated in this southern Russian city.