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South America

Bogota, May 25 (Prensa Latina) Seventy-two hours before the presidential elections in Colombia, all five candidates participated in a heated debate with marked contradictions in such issues as the electoral guarantees and justice in peacetime.


Montevideo, May 26 (Prensa Latina) Cuban health collaborators in Uruguay remembered the historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, and Commander Ernesto Che Guevara, commemorating the 55th anniversary of the Cuban international medical collaboration.


Brasilia, May 26 (Prensa Latina) Nearly 400 points on Brazil''s roads remain blocked on the sixth day of the autonomous truckers'' strike against the fuel policy implemented by Petrobras and backed by the government of Michel Temer.


La Paz, May 26 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian authorities expect that China Ocean Shipping (Group) Company (COSCO), one of the major multinational enterprises in the world, begins operations here in June.


25 de mayo de 2018, 16:33Brasilia, May 25 (Prensa Latina) Brazilian President Michel Temer announced today the immediate activation of federal security forces to end the self-employed truckers'' strike that marks his fifth day.


25 de mayo de 2018, 14:42Cochabamba, Bolivia, May 25 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian President Evo Morales highlighted today the fulfillment of the commitment assumed by the country to guarantee the 11th South American Games Cochabamba-2018, which will begin tomorrow with the record participation of more than 4,000 athletes.


Bogotá, May 25 (Prensa Latina) An earthquake of 4.7 degrees on the Richter scale shook today the Colombian city of Bucaramanga, Santander department, in the north of the country.


La Paz, May 25 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia is now committed to promote the country''s comprehensive development with the signing of an agreement with the company Milner Capital, from England, to carry out studies on the exploration and reactivation of hydrocarbon fields.


Bogota, May 25 (Prensa Latina) Seventy-two hours before the presidential elections in Colombia, all five candidates participated in a heated debate with marked contradictions in such issues as the electoral guarantees and justice in peacetime.


Santiago, Chile, May 25 (Prensa Latina) After the one-month deadline to legalize their migratory situations, at least 200,000 immigrants live in Chile illegally, while the government is trying to establish order.


Brasilia, May 25 (Prensa Latina) The Workers Party (PT) of Brazil warned of possible attempts of political manipulation of the autonomous truckers strike, which today marks its fifth day and reaches 24 States and this Federal District.