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Opposition Calls Upon Venezuelan Society to Resist Illegitimate Constituent Assembly

TODAY VENEZUELA -The Venezuelan opposition met this weekend to better define the strategies it wants to implement in...

Bogotá Celebrates 479th!

TODAY COLOMBIA - Bogota is 479 years old today, Sunday, August 6, 2017. Colombia's major city will be...

Colombia Eliminates Visas For Nicaraguan Tourists

With the objective of encouring tourism to Colombia, the South American country has eliminated the visa requirement for...

Venezuelan Bolivar Hits All Time Low with the Dollar, Tanks Minimum Wage

The Venezuelan bolivar is at an all time low with the dollar, amidst political turmoil (Twitter). The parallel dollar...

Iconic “Buenos Aires Herald” closes after 140 years

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Arrest of Venezuelan opposition leaders draws global outcry

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Venezuela’s opposition delays planned rally against new assembly

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Despite Peace Talks, ELN Guerrillas Continue Expansion

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What next for Venezuela? Crisis and isolation

President Nicolas Maduro’s government held a vote Sunday that will replace the opposition-controlled National Assembly with an entirely...

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Maduro Bans Public Demonstrations Ahead of Constituent Election

Officials threatened those who “organize, support or instigate the carrying out of activities aimed at disrupting the organization...

Venezuelans Celebrate Chavez’s Birthday Amid Opposition Protest

Thousands of Venezuelans gathered at the Mountain Barracks in Caracas on Friday to celebrate the 63 anniversary of...

Venezuela: What You Need to Know About Elections for the Constituent Assembly

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Avianca Suspends Venezuela Flights Starting Today

Colombia’s airline had originally announced the suspension of flights would be starting August 16. Today it said the...

For Venezuela, there may be no happily ever after

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Presidents of Colombia, Mexico and Argentina Are Negotiating Exit of Venezuela’s Nicolas Maduro

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Uruguay’s Pharmacies Ran Out of Government Marijuana within Hours on First Day of Legal Sales

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Does the peace treaty with the FARC mean a new future for Colombia?

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Colombian militants have a new plan for the country, and it’s called ‘insurgent feminism’

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United States Vice President Pence Plans Trip To Latin America

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Venezuela With The World’s Largest Oil Reserves Is Experiencing Fuel Shortages

Fuel Shortages in Venezuela Worsen As Refineries Operate at 40% Capacity In a country where basic necessities such as...

Women´s Football (Soccer) in Latin America

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São Paulo Destroys Crackland and Offers Instead Forced Hospitalization for Drug Addicts

It was a rainy Sunday morning when São Paulo’s “Crackland” was destroyed. On May 21, 500 civil and military...

Buenos Aires, the “Smartest” City in Latin America

The Modernization, Innovation, and Technology minister Andy Freire, celebrated the acknowledgement of Buenos Aires as “the smartest city”...

Pope Appeals For “Peaceful and Democratic Dolution” in Venezuela

Pope Francis addressing pilgrims and tourists gathered in St. Peter’s Square (Vatican Radio) Pope Francis appealed for peace and...

How many jobs does fashion generate in Colombia?

The fashion industry continues growing at an unstoppable speed. Increasingly companies are betting on the fabric and clothing...

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