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Ecuadorean Indigenous People Sue to Halt Oil Development

QUITO, Oct 18 (Reuters) - Indigenous communities from Ecuador's Amazon on Monday sued the government to halt plans by President Guillermo Lasso to increase...

US Condemns Cuba’s Prohibition of Peaceful Protests

The Joe Biden administration has strongly condemned what it said was the Cuban Government’s decision to deny permission for peaceful protests to take place...

UK: Jamaican Artist Basil Watson Chosen to Design Nat. Windrush Monument

BBC- Renowned Jamaican sculptor and painter, Basil Watson has been chosen to design the United Kingdom’s National Windrush Monument, which will stand at London...

Colombia Sterilising Escobar’s Growing Hippo Herd

A herd of 80 hippos - an unwanted legacy following the death of notorious Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar - are being sterilised. Escobar, who...

U.S. Prepares to Resume Trump ‘Remain in Mexico’ Asylum Policy in...

By Mica Rosenberg Oct 15 (Reuters) - President Joe Biden's administration is taking steps to restart by mid-November a program begun under his predecessor Donald...

Migration Crisis is Ballooning in Latin America

(CNN) One recent Saturday morning, Cristina Oyarzo, a 41-year-old historian who lives in the coastal Chilean city of Iquique, near the border with Bolivia,...

Brazil: 8 Soldiers Who Shot Dead a Musician and Bystander Convicted

BBC-Eight Brazilian soldiers who shot dead a musician and a bystander in a hail of bullets have been convicted of murder. Evaldo dos Santos...

The Haitian Director Turning Heads in Hollywood

by Jerry Doby, Hype Magazine Storytelling is a vast art, you can tell your tale in a thousand different ways and each one will be a...

Cubans Among Migrants Arriving in Belarus, Headed for EU

By Sertan Sanderson  People from as far as Cuba are heading to Belarus to try to enter the European Union. But pushbacks and violence...

Chile’s Pres. Piñera Faces Impeachment Bid After Pandora Papers Claim

BBC- Chile's opposition has launched a bid to impeach President Sebastián Piñera over possible irregularities in the sale of a mining company, after details...

Havana Syndrome Reported at US Embassy In Colombia

US officials are investigating possible cases of Havana syndrome illness in Colombia, days before a visit by the Secretary of State, US media say. US...

As Brazilians Flock to the U.S. Border, an Alleged Smuggler Cashes...

by Gabriel Stargardter BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil, Oct 12 (Reuters) - Record numbers of Brazilians have been arrested at the U.S. southern border this year, part...

US: Biden Allocates 15,000 Refugee Admissions from Latin America and Caribbean

CNW- United States President Joe Biden on Friday allocated 15,000 refugee admissions from Latin America and the Caribbean “for special humanitarian concern” for Fiscal...

U.S. Issues ‘Do Not Travel’ Advisories For 15 Caribbean Countries, SKN...

ByAKyle Hulme The United States State Department has currently issued a total of 15 Level 4 “Do Not Travel” travel advisories to countries in the...

Cops Find 32 Cuban Migrants in Truck Hauling a Boat

A traffic stop on U.S. 1 in Marathon early Monday morning led to the discovery of 32 suspected Cuban migrants, according to the Monroe...

U.S.-Bound, 19,000 Migrant Children Cross Dangerous Jungle – UNICEF

PANAMA CITY, Oct 11 (Reuters) - On their trek north towards the United States, some 19,000 migrant children have crossed the dangerous jungles that...

Facebook to Stop Using the Website to Illegally Sell...

Facebook says it will begin clamping down on the illegal sale of protected areas of the Amazon rainforest on its site. The social media...

Guatemala Police Free 126 Migrants from Abandoned Truck Container

Police in Guatemala have rescued 126 migrants, most Haitians, who were abandoned inside a shipping container at the side of a road. They were...

Haiti: US Envoy Who Recently Quit Says PM Henry Not Credible

The former US envoy on Haiti who resigned in protest last month testified Thursday that the United States made a mistake by backing Prime...

U.S., Mexico Prepare New Security Deal to Replace Merida Initiative

MEXICO CITY, Oct 7 (Reuters) - The United States and Mexico are hashing out a security arrangement to replace the Merida Initiative that will...

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