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24 February 2018 11:25

Students clashed with police in the Peruvian capital of Lima on Friday over new youth labor laws. Water cannon and tear gas were used by police as protests turned violent when their route was blocked. The new law, passed by congress, could see youngsters working for up to three years without receiving a salary. (Source: Ruptly)

23 February 2018 19:36

  An Iranian diplomat announced the Islamic Republic's full preparedness to help the Venezuelan people and government to improve their conditions and come out of the current status. "The Iranian government and the private sector are quite ready to assist the Venezuelan people and government to improve their current conditions," Director General for the Americas at the Iranian Foreign Ministry Mohammad Keshavarz-Zadeh...

22 February 2018 9:32

  The Venezuelan Government has inaugurated the country’s first national digital currency as part of an effort to improve trade transactions. The measure comes amid drastic economic sanctions issued by the US that seem to have inflicted severe economic damage to this Latin American nation.  

17 February 2018 11:52

  A military helicopter carrying Mexico’s interior minister and the governor of the southern state of Oaxaca crashed on Friday killing two people during a tour of damage from an earthquake earlier in the day, but the senior officials survived. Interior Minister Navarete told TV network Televisa that he and Oaxaca Governor Alejandro Murat were not seriously harmed in the accident that...

10 February 2018 10:24

At least two people were killed when severe flooding hit Tiquipaya, in the department of Cochabamba, on Friday. Images from Tiquipaya show the full extent of the damage, with residents sifting through all that remains of their homes. Local authorities confirmed that so far two residents of Tiquipaya have been killed, including a 13-year-old boy and a 70-year-old man, and that two...

8 February 2018 13:17

  Talks between the Venezuelan government and opposition and mediated by the Dominican Republic have collapsed. The Dominican Republic had been mediating negotiations between Venezuela’s Socialist government, led by President Nicolas Maduro, and the Democratic Unity Roundtable (MUD), an umbrella opposition coalition, over the past months. Those talks crumbled on Wednesday, as the two sides failed to bridge gaps, particularly over setting a...

5 February 2018 16:38

  US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Washington is considering oil sanctions against Venezuela, in a bid to put further pressure on the government of President Nicolas Maduro. "This is under study, it's under consideration," Tillerson said during a press briefing in the Argentinean capital Buenos Aires on Sunday night. Venezuela, which sits atop the world’s largest oil reserves, has been struggling with...

3 February 2018 13:38

China has denounced as disrespectful the latest US warning to Latin American countries about excessive reliance on economic ties with Beijing, saying economic partnership in the region is “based on common interests and mutual needs.” Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying made the comments in a statement on Friday, responding to earlier remarks by US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson who said...

3 February 2018 11:23

  Venezuela's ruling Socialist Party has approved incumbent President Nicolas Maduro as its candidate to run for re-election in the upcoming presidential poll in April. Socialist Party Vice-President Diosdado Cabello announced the news during a televised party congress on Friday. "You are officially the candidate of the United Socialist Party of Venezuela," Cabello told Maduro at the gathering. Cabello described the president as a...

2 February 2018 22:10

  Venezuela's Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino has decried US comments about the possibility of the military ouster of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in a coup d'etat. Speaking during a broadcast on state television on Friday, Padrino said US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's five-nation Latin America tour was seeking a regional "intervention" against the socialist government. He added that Washington seeks to undermine democracy...

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