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Jun 3, 2009, 1:00 AM
LIMA, 02 June 2009 (AFP)-The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) organization reported this Tuesday from its office in Lima that it condemned the forced or voluntary participation of young boys, girls and adolescents in the Shining Path Maoist Guerrilla Group in Peru.
Jun 2, 2009, 1:00 AM
Río de Janeiro, 01 June (EFE).- According to official sources, the A330-200 Air France Airbus with 228 passengers onboard that disappeared as it was flying between Río de Janeiro and Paris, had its last contact with Brazilian Air Traffic Controllers when it was about to enter into Senegal’s air space.
Jun 1, 2009, 1:00 AM
An Air France Airbus with 228 people aboard, the majority of them Brazilian, was in route between Rio de Janiero and Paris when it disappeared while crossing the Atlantic Ocean, probably after having been struck by a bolt of lightning, according to the hypothesis made by the French airline.
Jun 1, 2009, 1:00 AM
The US Navy Hospital Ship “Comfort” will provide free medical care to Panamanians as part of a humanitarian assistance tour throughout the Caribbean, Central America and Colombia.
Jun 1, 2009, 1:00 AM
Mexican President Felipe Calderon said the actions of terrorists and groups dedicated to organized crime must not be allowed to paralyze or curtail through fear the activities of leaders.
Jun 1, 2009, 1:00 AM
Bogota, 29 May (EFE). - Colombian authorities arrested for drug trafficking activities eleven alleged members of a money laundering network who are claimed for extradition by the United States, the Attorney General's Office reported today.
May 29, 2009, 1:00 AM
Madrid, 29 may (EFE). - One year after the NGO Survival International released photos of a few isolated indigenous groups in the interior of the Brazilian Amazon to demonstrate their difficult living conditions, the organization claims that nothing has changed in the situation of these peoples.
May 29, 2009, 1:00 AM
(Updated with statements by Álvaro Uribe, the President of Colombia)
May 29, 2009, 1:00 AM
An 11 year old boy in the early morning hours started out on a 100 km walk for his father, a soldier, who the boy doesn’t know because he had been kidnapped by the FARC guerrilla forces just a little before the boy had been born, the boy had stated on Thursday.
May 28, 2009, 1:00 AM
Hundreds of opponents of President Hugo Chavez marched in support of press freedom in Venezuela, two years after his government refused to renew the concession of an opposition-aligned television station.
May 28, 2009, 1:00 AM
Barcelona stunned holders Manchester United to win their third Champions League crown with a 2-0 victory here.
May 27, 2009, 1:00 AM
On Monday Peruvian politicians and human rights organizations called images of gun-bearing children ten to thirteen years old among the Shining Path (Sendero Luminoso) guerrillas filmed for a TV program in the Amazon region “abnormal."
May 26, 2009, 1:00 AM
This wasn't just a race, it was vindication.
May 26, 2009, 1:00 AM
Venezuela and Bolivia are supplying Iran with uranium for its nuclear program, according to a secret Israeli government report obtained Monday by The Associated Press.
May 26, 2009, 1:00 AM
More than 1000 historical pieces from the beer and soft drink industry, among these some of which are one of a kind in the world or more than a century old, are found at an exhibit which starts this week in Buenos Aires with support from Argentine collectors.
May 26, 2009, 1:00 AM
The greatest exhibit ever shown about the explorations conducted over a century in the Pre-Hispanic city of Teotihuacan was presented today in the National Museum of Anthropology in Mexico City (MNA).
May 26, 2009, 1:00 AM
The US Navy Hospital Ship “Comfort” will dock next Monday, for the purpose of conducting a humanitarian assistance mission throughout the Caribbean, Central America and Colombia.
May 26, 2009, 1:00 AM
Colombia on Saturday named General Freddy Padilla as its new minister of defense, a post which will put the current head of the armed forces squarely in charge of the fight against drug and rebel groups.
May 26, 2009, 1:00 AM
The Ecuadorian ex-minister of Internal and External Security Gustavo Larrea assured today that he feels “proud” of having participated in a mission to free hostages that were being held by the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC).
May 22, 2009, 1:00 AM
Starting tomorrow, the Latin American and Canadian Indigenous Cinema will be shown in Lima as part of an exhibit series that seeks to “offer a site for reflections about cultural diversity and indigenous communities that goes beyond the regional barriers, the organizers announced today.