Latin America News Dispatch
Of all the institutions consulted, the organization found that the Secretariat of National Defense (Sedena), the Secretariat of the Navy (Semar) and the National Guard did not have “complete evidence to evaluate the outcome of the training that was carried out.”
The resignation came just as lawmakers were to vote to strip Mauricio Arriaza Chicas of immunity.
According to the Institute for Peace and Development Studies (Indepaz), 287 social leaders have been killed so far in 2020.
President Juan Orlando Hernández said returning Hondurans to the Central American country would have a “double negative effect,” as the United States would lose a labor force and they would not be able to send remittances to Honduras.
The elections flipped the National Assembly, the last opposition-controlled branch of government, to Maduro’s United Socialist Party of Venezuela and allied parties.
President Lenín Moreno had announced the accord on November 16, explaining that it was “an excellent step” to reach a final agreement with the United States in the future.
Luis Manuel Otero Alcántara, Claudia Genlui Hidalgo and Iliana Hernández were detained for allegedly attempting to destabilize the government via their San Isidro Movement.
Mexico’s National Immigration Institute (INM) has dodged questions regarding the number of COVID-19 cases at its detention facilities.
Over 2.7 million acres were cut down in 2020, a 9.5% increase compared to the previous year.
Argentine police searched Leopoldo Luque’s home on Sunday and seized some medical records, computers, hard drives and cellphones.
Justices Donaji Arosemena and Yiles Pittí argued that the testimonies by protected witness Ismael Pittí and Júbilo Grael, an agent who participated in the wiretapping, indicated the existence of illegal activities.
The State Attorney General’s office stated that this is the largest gravesite ever found in the area, and that officials are attempting to identify the remains.
Police fired tear gas at protestors and around a dozen people have been reported injured.
However, Jesús Ramírez, a spokesman for President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, said the country was willing to extradite officials or drug traffickers, contradicting the earlier statement made by Marcelo Ebrard.
In court documents revealed on Tuesday, the Justice Department said that “sensitive and important foreign policy considerations outweigh the government’s interest in pursuing the prosecution of the defendant.”
Outsourcing in Mexico grew from 1 million workers to about 4.6 million by 2018.
How many votes are stored in at least 125 briefcases remains unknown, as some contain three while others 500 ballots.
Congress’ first impeachment attempt in September received less than half of the 87 votes necessary to remove Martín Vizcarra from office.
It is the first time that both of Puerto Rico’s major parties received less than 40% of the vote.
Néstor Alonso faces nine charges, including federal money theft and receiving kickbacks.