The Americas

Demonstrators take part in a protest in Haiti.
Since coming to power in February 2017, Moise has had to face the anger of an opposition movement that refuses to recognize his victory in an election widely seen as dubious
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Mon, 10/21/2019 - 14:15
Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, speaks to his supporters during a "Team Trudeau 2019" Rally at the Woodward’s Atrium in Vancouver, British Columbia, Oct. 20, 2019.
Canadians began voting in general election, with surveys predicting a minority government as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal Party risks losing its majority or even being kicked out of office
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Mon, 10/21/2019 - 09:42
Bolivian President Evo Morales speaks to supporters at the presidential palace in La Paz, Bolivia, after a first round…
Morales came to prominence leading social protests in the landlocked country of 11 million people and rose to power as Bolivia's first indigenous president in 2006
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Mon, 10/21/2019 - 02:28
A protester kicks a tear gas canister during clashes with police in Santiago, Chile, Oct. 20, 2019.
Officials in the Santiago region said three people died in a fire at a looted supermarket early Sunday — one of 60 Walmart-owned outlets that have been vandalized, and the company said many stores did not open during the day
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Sun, 10/20/2019 - 17:12
Bolivia's President Evo Morales, left, poses for a picture before casting his vote in Villa 14 de Septiembre, in the Chapare…
Morales cast his vote shortly after polls opened, was favored to win the first round vote, but he was likely to be forced into a December runoff where he could be vulnerable to a united opposition
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Sun, 10/20/2019 - 10:01
A police officer walks in a subway station that was torched during last night's protests, in Santiago, Chile, Saturday, Oct. 19…
With soldiers patrolling the streets, it was unclear if the rollback would end the demonstrations and rioting
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Sun, 10/20/2019 - 00:40
A demonstrator wearing a mask throws a plank of wood into a flaming barricade during a protests in Santiago, Chile, Saturday,…
Military presence is part of state of emergency declared by President Sebastian Pinera in response to student-led protests Friday that paralyzed the city
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Sat, 10/19/2019 - 18:48

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