MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) - The Brazilian Foreign Ministry on Monday confirmed that it had called off invitations sent to Cuban Presiden Miguel Diaz-Canel and his Venezuelan counterpart, Nicolas Maduro, for the inauguration of President-elect Jair Bolsonaro, local media reported.
13 people were injured in an explosion at a nightclub in the Colombian department of Cordoba, according to Blu Radio.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - US President Donald Trump on Sunday again defended the practice of separating detained adult migrants from their children amid the death of a seven-year-old girl from Guatemala in Border Patrol custody.
The arrival of Russian Tu-160 strategic bombers to Venezuela has spurred negative reactions from some US officials, although the planes didn't carry nuclear armaments and had already visited the country in the past.
The arrival of Russian strategic bombers to the Latin American state caused a negative reaction from certain states that condemned the move. Here are the reasons behind the Tu-160’s short visit to Venezuela and why it caused such a reaction.
During their visit to Venezuela, two Russian strategic bombers carried out a planned flight over the Caribbean Sea and held military drills in the equatorial area, including joint flights with the Venezuelan Air Force jets.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The US Customs and Border Protection's Office of Professional Responsibility (CBP OPR) and the Department of Homeland Security's Inspector General (DHS OIG) are investigating the death of a 7-year-old Guatemalan while in custody of immigration officials, the border agency said in a press release.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russian Tu-160 strategic bombers returned to their home airbase after their flight to Venezuela, the Russian Defense Ministry said on Saturday.
A woman from Mexico City has gained online fame, going by the name of “Lady Shock” after her burst of rage was caught on the video. It all began as a trivial road collision, local media reports suggest.
Two Russian Tu-160 strategic bombers arrived in Venezuela on 10 December to conduct interoperability drills with the Venezuelan Air Force. The Venezuelan defence minister explained that the joint flights with the Russian aircraft are aimed at training Venezuela to protect itself against aggression.
MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) - US border guards have detained a group of 12 migrants as the individuals were attempting to cross the border from Mexico, media reported.
MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) – Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said he had instructed the Armed Forces to maintain the highest level of combat readiness to defeat "imperialistic plots."
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - At least five people were killed and 25 others injured in a collision of a passenger bus and a truck in Brazil, media reported.
MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) - A powerful explosion at an LPG dispensing station belonging to the Venezuelan state-owned PDVSA energy company and located in the state of Miranda in the north of the country left two people killed and six others injured, local media reported.
MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has said foreign military aircraft will continue arriving in the South American country over the coming months amid a visit by Russian planes to Venezuela.
MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) – Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he had a friendly discussion on migration issues with his US counterpart Donald Trump.
MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) – Quito cannot guarantee that London would not extradite WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to a third country, Ecuadorian Prosecutor General Inigo Salvador said.
Two groups of Central American migrants marched to the US Consulate in Tijuana on Tuesday demanding that they be processed through the asylum system more quickly and that the US must either grant entry or pay $50,000 to each of them in reparations.
QUITO (Sputnik) – Julian Assange, the founder of the WikiLeaks whistleblowing website, suggested he has been spied on in the Ecuadorian embassy in London where he has been residing since 2012.
MEXICO CITY, December 12 (Sputnik) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Wednesday accused US National Security Adviser John Bolton of preparing a plan to overthrow and kill him.
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