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FILE PHOTO: An oil tanker is seen in the sea outside the Puerto La Cruz oil refinery in Puerto La Cruz
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US sanctions have driven Venezuela's oil exports to their lowest levels in nearly 80 years
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Mon, 07/13/2020 - 01:47
FILE - Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro speaks with journalists while wearing a protective face mask.
Brazil’s leader must do what he had derided, while Iran’s leader calls for ban on big gatherings to stem a rise in infections
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Sat, 07/11/2020 - 22:33
Soldiers patrol outside the president's official residence, Alvorada Palace, in Brasilia, Brazil, Wednesday, July 8, 2020…
It adds destabilizing new element to the region’s public health and economic crises
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Sat, 07/11/2020 - 02:39
President Donald Trump listens during a roundtable on Venezuela at Iglesia Doral Jesus Worship Center, Friday, July 10, 2020,…
In bid to woo Hispanic voters in the state, president reaffirms support for interim president of Venezuela, Juan Guaido
Patsy Widakuswara, Senior White House Correspondent
Fri, 07/10/2020 - 19:52
President Donald Trump listens as Robert Unanue, of Goya Foods, speaks during a roundtable meeting with Hispanic leaders in the Cabinet Room, July 9, 2020, in Washington.
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founded in Manhattan in 1936 by immigrants from Spain, Goya calls itself the largest Hispanic-owned food company in the United States
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Fri, 07/10/2020 - 13:17
FILE PHOTO: Venezuela's National Constituent Assembly President Diosdado Cabello leaves after a news conference in Caracas
Socialist Party leader self-quarantines
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Fri, 07/10/2020 - 02:55
A health worker checks the temperature to residents from surrounding communities heading to the weekly food market in Coata, 40…
UN Secretary-General calls on international community to help hard-hit Latin America and the Caribbean cope with the coronavirus
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Fri, 07/10/2020 - 01:03
FILE PHOTO: Smoke billows from a fire in an area of the Amazon rainforest near Porto Velho, Rondonia State, Brazil, September…
European firms threaten to cut investments to Brazil unless environmental policies change
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Thu, 07/09/2020 - 19:06
Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro confirms positive coronavirus diagnosis as he speaks to the media in Brasilia, Brazil July 7,…
Brazilian president said this week that he had tested positive for the virus but already feels better thanks to hydroxychloroquine
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Thu, 07/09/2020 - 12:01
A health worker in full protective gear walks outside the Del Norte Hospital, which is treating COVID-19 patients exclusively,…
Hospitals in two largest cities, La Paz and El Alto, overwhelmed by demand
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Thu, 07/09/2020 - 04:35
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Cesar Duarte arrested in Miami
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Thu, 07/09/2020 - 03:09
U.S. President Donald Trump holds a joint declaration he signed with Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador in the Rose…
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President Andrés Manuel López Obrador met with US President Donald Trump for the first time at the White House
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Wed, 07/08/2020 - 21:15
Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro speaks during a press conference on the resignation of Justice Minister Sergio Moro, at the…
It's part of an investigation into the spread of false news online
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Wed, 07/08/2020 - 19:25
Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro confirms positive coronavirus diagnosis as he speaks to the media in Brasilia, Brazil July 7,…
The president assures citizens that virus danger is minimal
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Wed, 07/08/2020 - 13:11

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