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China's President Xi Jinping, left, and Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro wave to reporters upon Xi's arrival for a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the 11th BRICS Summit, at Itamaraty Palace, in Brasilia, Brazil, Nov. 13, 2019.
Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro had previously described China as predatory and thumbed his nose at the Chinese government by visiting Taiwan, Beijing's archrival
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Wed, 11/13/2019 - 12:32
Supporters of former Bolivian President Evo Morales take part in a protest, in La Paz, Bolivia November 13, 2019. REUTERS/Marco…
Jeanine Anez faces the challenge of winning recognition, stabilizing the nation and organizing national elections within three months at a time of bloody political disputes
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Wed, 11/13/2019 - 12:09
FILE - Former Venezuelan military spy chief, retired Maj. Gen. Hugo Carvajal, walks out of prison in Estremera, outskirts of Madrid, Spain, Sept. 15, 2019.
Police told The Associated Press that its officers have been unable to find Maj. Gen. Hugo Carvajal
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Wed, 11/13/2019 - 08:16
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro gestures as he speaks during a news conference in Caracas, Venezuela, Sept. 30, 2019.
Move comes as South American nation's political rivals call for mass demonstrations against President Nicolas Maduro
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Wed, 11/13/2019 - 02:22
Bolivia’s Morales in Exile in Mexico
Exiled Bolivian president Evo Morales arrived Tuesday in Mexico, which granted him asylum after he resigned the presidency on Sunday and fled his country.  Mike O'Sullivan reports, Bolivian opposition leaders say they are working to ensure a peaceful transition despite continuing tensions.
A Pemex gas station is seen in Mexico City, Mexico, Sept. 17, 2019.
Hack, which state oil firm said it detected on Sunday, forced the company to shut down computers across Mexico, freezing systems such as payments, according to five employees and internal emails
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By Reuters
Tue, 11/12/2019 - 23:24
Colombia's Foreign Minister Carlos Holmes Trujillo gives a press conference during the 49th OAS General Assembly in Medellin, Colombia, June 26, 2019.
Carlos Holmes Trujillo will focus on everyday security and the fight against armed groups and drug trafficking
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By Reuters
Tue, 11/12/2019 - 22:26

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