Venezuela reportedly sought to hold a conference in India and essentially used the opportunity to promote its national oil-backed currency El Petro. Most importantly, the Latin American country seems to have found a means to attain its strategic goal.
A huge fire had engulfed an apartment building, which is estimated to be between 10 and 20 floors, in the Brazilian city of Sao Paulo early on Tuesday.
Dominican Republic has signed an agreement establishing diplomatic relations with the People's Republic of China.
Financial experts discussed with Sputnik remarks by Argentine Ambassador to China Diego Ramiro Guelar, who said recently that talks about a possible free-trade deal between China and South America’s major economies could start as early as next year.
The group of asylum seekers from Central America who rode together to the US border received a rare compliment from the US president on Monday when he praised their physical prowess.
US border inspectors said on Sunday that a crossing facility did not have enough capacity for over a hundred asylum seekers flocking from Central American countries, prompting them to camp out right outside the checkpoint.
In the three months prior to each World Cup, Uruguay is struck by a 'fever' for collecting Panini album stickers. This phenomenon affects children and adults, young and old, women and men.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Tens of thousands of Nicaraguans have attended a march for peace and justice organized by the Catholic Church as part of broader anti-government protests across the country, the ITV broadcaster reported on Sunday.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Peru's former President Ollanta Humala could ask for political asylum in Venezuela, Bolivia or Cuba as soon as he leaves prison, local media reported, citing Peruvian former Vice President Omar Chehade.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Former Guatemalan President Alvaro Arzu, who signed the peace accord in 1996 ending the decades-long civil war in the country, died on Friday at the age of 72, media reported.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - President of Ecuador Lenin Moreno accepted Friday the resignation of the interior and defense ministers, the Ecuadorian National Secretariat of Communication said in a statement.
The results of the investigation showed that a lack of fuel has become a reason for the British Aerospace 146 short-haul plane crash in Colombia in 2016, the AFP news agency reported.
MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) - A presale of Venezuela's state-backed virtual coin called petro has raked in $3.3 billion, President Nicolas Maduro said.
MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) - Mexico’s state oil giant Pemex is looking for partners in joint ventures that will drill at seven onshore areas in the country’s south, the national hydrocarbons authority said Thursday.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Panama’s Foreign Ministry said Thursday it would resume flights to Venezuela after the countries severed air links in a row earlier this month.
The Barbie doll in a yellow swimsuit and high heels has a huge butt lift which has become the center of a great controversy.
UNITED NATIONS (Sputnik) - Venezuela is seeking aid from Russia and China as well as other countries to meet its economic needs after the United States imposed sanctions on transactions in the country’s new currency, Venezuelan Foreign Affairs Minister Jorge Arreaza said during a press briefing.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos awarded his nation’s Order of San Carlos to the US military for supporting efforts to end Colombia’s civil war, the US Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) said in a press release on Wednesday.
Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Peru and Paraguay decided to leave the South American bloc last week, and this is a huge step back for the whole region, political analyst Sonia Wiener believes.
LONDON (Sputnik), Anastasia Dmitrieva - PEMEX CEO Carlos Trevino told Sputnik on Wednesday on the sidelines of the International Petroleum Summit in London about the influence of the Venezuelan crisis, new legislations and possible cooperation of the Mexican state-owned petroleum company with other corporations.
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