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In world first, Cuba starts Covid vaccination...

Cuba starts Covid jabs for

World

Tue, Sep 7 2021

The communist island of 11.2 million people aims to inoculate all its children before reopening schools...

23 killed as bus plunges off cliff in...

23 dead in Bolivia bus plunge

Latin America

Tue, Sep 7 2021

Bolivia has a poor road safety record

Conservation meet considers plan to...

Conservation meet considers plan to...

Latin America

Mon, Sep 6 2021

Over the last two decades, the Amazon has lost roughly 10,000 square kilometres every year, according...

Brazilian health regulator suspends...

Brazil scraps use of 12 m Sinovac ...

Latin America

Sun, Sep 5 2021

The 12.1 million doses, sent to Brazil, had been made in an unauthorized plant

Cuba starts vaccinating kids in order...

Cuba starts jabbing kids to re-open...

Latin America

Sat, Sep 4 2021

Children aged 12 and older will be the first to receive one of the two domestically produced vaccines,...

32 die as bus plunges off cliff in...

32 die as bus plunges off cliff in...

Latin America

Wed, Sep 1 2021

A search and rescue effort was under way for possible survivors and to recover bodies

Brazil's Bolsonaro predicts jail, murder...

'Can be arrested, killed or declared...

Latin America

Sun, Aug 29 2021

The remarks come as he has been questioning Brazil's electronic voting system and threatened not...

52,000 corpses unidentified in...

52,000 bodies unidentified in...

World

Fri, Aug 27 2021

Sixty percent of the roughly 52,000 unidentified bodies lie in mass graves in public cemeteries,

Bolivia files 'genocide' charges against...

Bolivia files 'genocide' charges against...

Latin America

Sat, Aug 21 2021

The charges were filed against former acting president Jeanine Anez, over the death of 20 opposition...

Rohingya set for first testimony in...

First Rohingya testimony against Myanmar...

World

Tue, Aug 17 2021

Five survivors of sexual violence will testify to the Federal Criminal Appeal Court in Buenos Aires remotely...

Peru study finds Sinopharm Covid vaccine...

Study: Sinopharm jab 50.4% effective...

Latin America

Sat, Aug 14 2021

The vaccine, however, is 94% effective at preventing deaths after two doses, the research shows

Argentines stream through city streets...

Argentines stream through city...

Latin America

Sun, Aug 8 2021

A total of 19 million people, 42% of Argentina's population, was classified as living below the poverty...

Argentina partially reopens as it approaches...

Argentina partially reopens as it approaches...

Latin America

Sat, Aug 7 2021

Infectious disease specialist Jorge Geffner calls some reopening measures irrational

Sputnik V: From hope to frustration...

Latin America's Sputnik V ordeal

Latin America

Thu, Aug 5 2021

Latin American countries opt to prolong gap between first and second doses from 21 to 90 days 

Pollution turns Argentina lake bright...

Pollution turns Argentina lake bright...

Latin America

Mon, Jul 26 2021

The colour is caused by sodium sulfite, an anti-bacterial product used in fish factories

Covid cases surpass 40 million in Latin...

Covid cases surpass 40 million in Latin...

Latin America

Sat, Jul 24 2021

The number of deaths has reached 1,353,335

Colombia says attack on president was...

Colombia says attack on president was...

World

Fri, Jul 23 2021

Shots were fired at Duque's helicopter on June 25

Colombia seizes 5.4 tons of cocaine...

Colombia seizes 5.4 tons of

Latin America

Thu, Jul 15 2021

Colombia's security forces destroyed some 130,000 hectares (321,000 acres) of coca in 2020, and confiscated...

Maduro: 10 Colombian 'paramilitaries'...

'10 Colombian paramilitaries killed...

Latin America

Tue, Jul 13 2021

Venezuela's armed forces have engaged in clashes with Colombian armed groups along the border since...

Haiti President Jovenel Moise...

Haiti President Jovenel Moise...

Latin America

Wed, Jul 7 2021

Joseph said he was now in charge of the country and that Moise's injured wife was in the...

Colombia court accuses soldiers of killing...

Colombia court accuses soldiers of killing...

Latin America

Wed, Jul 7 2021

At least 6,402 people were murdered by members of Colombia's army between 2002 and 2008