Anti-riot police used tear gas and water cannons to disperse rock-hurling protesters who were decrying what they see as a fraudulent presidential election late last year.
The administration also said that it had reached tentative agreements with Argentina, Australia and Brazil.
The Caribbean nation was free of cholera until a group of United Nations peacekeepers accidentally dumped infected waste into a river while providing relief after the devastating 2010 earthquake.
Organizers told media that the migrants would be camping immediately outside the crossing in groups of 20.
Ask yourself if you are really standing with the oppressed when many of the ones inspired by this struggle are the historical oppressors.
Led primarily by students, protests broke out last week in response to a government-backed pension reform.
The institutionalized violence and insecurity in Central America, backed by the United States, have forced us out of our countries of origin.
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Ricardo Anaya and the PAN have denounced the investigation as a plot by current president Enrique Peña Nieto and his party.
To avoid getting deported, or breaking any laws within the United States, he is seeking asylum from El Salvador.
The case resonates with the 43 disappeared students in the southern state of Guerrero in September 2014.
Race is still a taboo subject. Nonetheless, as Marielle Franco exposed in her work, skin color dramatically impacts safety in Brazil.
A single mother of two, Francia Márquez Mina led a successful fight to reverse a multinational gold mining concession that would have forced the relocation of her home town of La Toma.
“When white supremacists run the government, it’s each of our responsibilities to show that they don’t speak for us.”
The U.S. Department of State called for calm in Nicaragua and condemned the use of “excessive force” against protesters.
The favorite to win the presidency is Mario Abdo Benítez, the candidate for the ruling conservative Colorado party.
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“Es un proceso interno en Costa Rica, y un proceso en América Latina de la visibilización de los pueblos afrodescendientes, que se consolida con esta victoria electoral”, le dijo a Latino USA.
Raúl Castro, 86, will remain the head of the Communist Party, which is still the most powerful position in the country.
But the project, which employed more than 40,000 laborers, also took immense liberties with human life. Thousands of workers were killed.
The kidnap apparently took place last week, either on Wednesday or Thursday, allegedly before the three journalists that the group had in its power were killed.