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Latin Americais a group of countries and dependencies in the Western Hemisphere where Romance languages such as Spanish, Portuguese, and French are predominantly spoken; it is broader than the terms Ibero-America or Hispanic America.

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Mexico: President’s party appears to hold key majority in elections

President Andrés Manuel López Obrador’s party and its allies appeared poised to maintain their majority in Mexico’s lower chamber of the congress, but fell short of a supermajority, as...
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Colombia’s president deploys military to protest-hit city

Colombian President Iván Duque on Friday announced the deployment of military forces to the city of Cali after at least three people died in increasingly violent protests and talks...
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Corruption, economic woes spark deadly protests in Colombia

Kevin Anthony Agudelo wanted to live in a country where corruption was not part of everyday life. That dream motivated the electrician to join thousands of Colombians in a...

Brazil’s regulator not allowing Sputnik V’s import due to political reasons

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Developers of Russia’s Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine believe that the refusal of the Brazilian Health Regulatory Agency (Anvisa) to allow its import is politically motivated, the vaccine’s Twitter account said. "The delay...
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Venezuela slams Facebook’s move to suspend Maduro’s account as ‘digital tyranny’

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Venezuela considered the suspension of the Facebook page of President Nicolas Maduro for 30 days “digital tyranny” after the latter was accused of posting misinformation about the coronavirus. “We are...
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Anthony Blinken: Biden will recognize Guaido as Venezuela’s leader

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U.S. President-elect Joe Biden’s administration will continue to recognize Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido as the South American country’s president, Anthony Blinken, Biden’s nominee for secretary of state, said...

Brazil’s Bolsonaro says he wants free trade agreement with U.S. in letter to Biden

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Brazilian right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro on Wednesday wrote to newly inaugurated U.S. President Joe Biden that he hoped the two countries would pursue a broad free trade agreement during...

Brazilian watchdog reports serious “side incident” during Janssen-Cilag vaccine trials

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Brazil’s national sanitary watchdog Anvisa reported a "serious side incident" during the national phase of clinical trials of the Janssen-Cilag vaccine. According to a report the agency published on its...

Production of Sputnik V vaccine in Brazil to begin soon

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Production of the Russian Sputnik V vaccine against the coronavirus in Brazil will start in the near future, the press service of the Uniao Quimica pharmaceutical company, a partner...
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Iran defies US sanctions and threats to transport Venezuelan oil

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On Sunday, Bloomberg News reported that the Iranian oil tanker “Ndros” had arrived on the Venezuelan coast, and is expected to receive a large amount crude oil from the...
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Tom Fowdy: A ‘red wave’ of left-wing resurgence engulfs South America

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The apparent narrow victory of socialist Pedro Castillo in Peru is the latest splash of a ‘red wave’ engulfing South America, where Washington and...
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Putin calls Biden ‘career man,’ hopes there won’t be any impulse-based movements

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US President Joe Biden is a career politician and there is hope that there will not be any impulse-based movements, Russian President Vladimir Putin...
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The laying of the sea part of the first thread of “North Stream –...

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The laying of the sea part of the first thread of "North Stream - 2" has been completedMOSCOW, June 10 - RIA Novosti. Nord...
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Iran military vessels enter Atlantic Ocean for first time

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Two Iranian military vessels, the Sahand destroyer and the Makran forward base ship, have sailed into the Atlantic, marking the first time Iran’s Navy...
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The United States is losing its military presence in Cambodia, and China is taking...

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China appears to have built two military facilities in just one month as part of the military naval port of Ream in Cambodia, Business...