The number of victims in anti-government protests in Nicaragua has reached 127 people since the start of the unrest in mid-April, the executive secretary of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR), Paolo Abrao said.
The volcano Fuego located west of Guatemala City exploded on Sunday leaving at least 69 people killed, according to the official data of the national disaster relief service.
MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said that the ongoing session of General Assembly of the Organization of American States (OAS) would become the last one for the country, as Caracas was withdrawing from the organization.
The Fuego Volcano eruption in Guatemala has wreaked havoc in the country, leading to the deaths of at least 40 people and injuries of hundreds more, as well as mass evacuations and disruption of the work of a major airport.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The number of people killed by the powerful eruption of the Fuego Volcano in Guatemala increased to 25, Guatemala's disaster agency reported, while the number of injured people has risen to some 300.
Julian Assange’s love of online communications and politics, which has already led to him being locked in the embassy in London, could finally bring him down. The country’s leader has threatened to strip his asylum if he breaks the “no social media” rule. The whistleblower’s political claims have become a headache for diplomats.
MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) – A total of 15 people have been killed and 199 others have been injured during protests in Nicaragua over the past 24 hours, Health Minister Sonia Castro said on Thursday.
MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has promised to start freeing political prisoners in the next 24 hours, an opposition governor who was present Thursday at talks in Caracas said.
Venezuela has apparently failed to lure India into using Venezuela’s oil-backed “petro” cryptocurrency to buy discounted oil from the world’s top producer.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Canada has imposed new sanctions against key figures in the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, Global Affairs Canada said in a press release on Wednesday.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The US government has provided millions of dollars as well as weapons to the Salvadoran elite police units that are accused of illegally executing alleged criminals, the CNN broadcaster reported on Wednesday, citing multiple sources.
US President Donald Trump announced on Tuesday that in the end Mexico would have to finance the construction of the border wall between the two countries - Mexico's leader responded shortly after by denying such idea.
MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) - Paraguayan President Horacio Cartes announced Monday his resignation almost three months before the end of his presidential term in order to become a member of the country’s upper house of parliament, the Chamber of Senators.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The European Union has decided to impose additional “targeted and reversible” restrictions on Venezuela, the EU Council said in a statement on Monday.
MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) – More than 5,000 have been evacuated in Cuba due to the raging subtropical storm Alberto, according to media reports.
BOGOTA (Sputnik) – Colombian presidential candidate Ivan Duque said that he did not want to ruin the peace agreement with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) signed by previous President Juan Manuel Santos.
MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) – While right wing Colombian candidate Ivan Duque saw 39.30 percent of the vote in the first round of the presidential election, leftist Gustavo Petro received 25.02 percent, and both will take part in a second round of voting, the National Electoral Council stated.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos declared Friday his country would join NATO next week as the alliance’s first global partner in Latin America.
Brazilian football legend Ronaldinho cleared the air Thursday, saying he is “not getting married,” despite recent reports alleging his intention to marry both Priscilla Coelho and Beatriz Souza in a private August wedding ceremony.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Several officers of the Venezuelan armed forces have been detained on suspicion of conspiring a coup attempt and plotting to thwart the presidential election while being funded by the Colombian government and the US embassy, President Nicolas Maduro said.
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