The Americas

A man waits for bags of food being delivered by volunteers of "Panama Solidarity Plan" as an aid to low-income families during…
Panama tightens restrictions to fight coronavirus by separating men and women
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Fri, 04/03/2020 - 05:13
A cleaning worker wearing personal protective equipment disinfects the Merced Market in Mexico City, on April 02, 2020. - More…
Mexican president to tour hospitals as country prepares for more coronavirus patients 
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Fri, 04/03/2020 - 03:11
A kid flies a kite atop a pedestrian bridge over Niemeyer avenue in Vidigal slum during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19)…
Indigenous worker in Brazil in isolation with coronavirus
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Thu, 04/02/2020 - 04:07
A homeless woman holding an illustration of Jesus waits outside the Plaza de Acho bullring, which the Peruvian government is…
Thousands continue to violate a national stay-at-home order and guidelines for social distancing
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Thu, 04/02/2020 - 02:43
This man came with his own mask on April 1, 2020 but said he still may go home infected with coronavirus.
People say they fear infection while standing in line to get identification needed for essential tasks such as bank withdrawals
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Thu, 04/02/2020 - 02:01
Employees bury a person who died suspectedly from COVID-19 at the Vila Formosa cemetery, in the outskirts of Sao Paulo, Brazil…
Even workers burying the dead wear protective gear 
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Thu, 04/02/2020 - 01:19
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a news conference at Miraflores Palace in Caracas, March 12, 2020.
US is beefing up counternarcotics operations in Caribbean following US drug indictment against Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro
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Wed, 04/01/2020 - 20:04
In this photo released March 31, 2020, by the San Diego Tunnel Task Force, Department of Homeland Security, a large haul of drugs that were seized in a cross-border tunnel running from warehouses in Tijuana, Mexico to San Diego are displayed in San Diego.
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Cocaine, heroin, methamphetamine among drugs stashed in 600-meter long tunnel connecting Tijuana and San Diego
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Wed, 04/01/2020 - 10:00
FILE - Flags fly outside the United Nations headquarters in New York.
UN members have been sent two rival resolutions for consideration — and under new voting rules instituted because the global body isn't holding meetings, if a single country objects a resolution is defeated
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Wed, 04/01/2020 - 08:56
A woman wears a face mask and gloves at the gas station during a government ordered quarantine aimed at curbing the spread of…
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More than 100 officers now remain quarantined as dozens of police await test results on an island that has reported eight deaths and more than 230 confirmed cases
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Wed, 04/01/2020 - 09:40
Members of the press stand by their working tools as they protest violence against journalists at the border by a sign that reads in Spanish "Limit of the Mexican Republic" in Tijuana, Mexico, 7 Aug 2010
Over 100 journalists have been murdered in the Central American nation since 2000
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Wed, 04/01/2020 - 03:24
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Trump administration is prepared to lift crippling sanctions on Venezuela in support of a new proposal to form a transitional government requiring both Nicolas Maduro and opposition leader Juan Guaidó to step aside in favor of a five-person governing council, US officials say
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Tue, 03/31/2020 - 21:38
People sit on designated areas decided by red cross marks to ensure social distancing inside a light rapid transit train in…
Experts believe the virus is mainly spread through droplets expelled from the mouths and noses of infected people when they speak, cough or sneeze, traveling 3 to 6 feet (1 to 2 meters) before gravity pulls them to the ground
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Tue, 03/31/2020 - 13:56
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks during a news conference at the State Department, Tuesday, March 17, 2020, in Washington…
Plan calls on President Maduro and opposition leader Guaido to hand over power to a council until presidential and parliamentary elections can be held
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Tue, 03/31/2020 - 10:09
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis listens during a news conference at a drive-through coronavirus testing site in front of Hard Rock…
The cruise company's plans to dock the Zandaam and Rotterdam at Port Everglades in Broward County have been rebuked by local officials, and Gov. Ron DeSantis says Florida's health care resources are already stretched too thin to take the passengers
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Tue, 03/31/2020 - 09:21

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