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Court record in Colombia shows Uribe’s mounting legal bind

The frantic voice message to an inmate in Colombia’s notorious La Picota prison came days before powerful former President Álvaro Uribe was...

Ecuador navy surveils huge illegal Chinese fishing fleet near Galapagos

Ecuador’s navy is conducting surveillance of a massive Chinese fishing fleet that is operating near the protected waters of the Galapagos Islands,...

Argentine government announces economic subsidy for families of Coronavirus victims

The Argentine government announced on Saturday that it would deliver an economic subsidy to relatives of people who have died from the...

Coronavirus deaths in Chile top 10,000

The Chilean Ministry of Health reported on Saturday that 53 more deaths from Covid-19 were registered in the past 24 hours, bringing...

Venezuelan AG says U.S. inflates human rights issue to abuse its sovereignty

Venezuelan Attorney General Tarek William Saab said Friday that the United States is using the issue of human rights as a strategy...

Brazil Coronavirus deaths top 100,000

Brazil’s death toll from COVID-19 is expected to hit 100,000 on Saturday and continue to climb as most Brazilian cities reopen shops...

Brazilian billionaire Lemann leads initiative to build Coronavirus vaccine factory

Brazilian billionaire Jorge Lemann’s foundation and other business interests will fund the building of factory to produce the COVID-19 vaccine being developed...

Deforestation in Brazil’s Amazon retreats in July from 2019 record

Deforestation in Brazil’s Amazon fell about 27% in July from a year earlier for the first time in 15 months, even as...

Argentina targets probable Coronavirus cases to contain pandemic

Argentina on Thursday said it is extending COVID-19 treatment and isolation measures to those who have lived with a confirmed patient and...

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German FM complains about U.S. threat of Nord Stream 2 sanctions

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on Monday that he had complained to U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo about the threat...

1 dead, 3 injured after gas explosion destroys Baltimore homes

A natural gas explosion destroyed three row houses in Baltimore on Monday morning, killing a woman and trapping other people in the...

Afghan president signs decree to free 400 Taliban inmates

The palace tweeted that Ghani signed the decree late Monday evening for pardon of punishment of convicted Taliban prisoners, who are included...

Lebanese government quits amid fury over Beirut blast

Lebanon’s prime minister announced his government’s resignation on Monday, saying a huge explosion that devastated Beirut and triggered public outrage was the...