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Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has been extradited to the US, the Mexican government announced on January 19. The notorious Mexican drug lord arrived in New...

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Former Mexican Finance Minister Luis Videgaray, who organized Donald Trump’s visit to Mexico, has been named as President Enrique Pena Nieto’s new foreign minister. Luis...

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At least 60 inmates have been killed during a riot in an overcrowded Brazilian prison, officials say. The unrest in Manaus, in Amazonas state, started...

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The Greek ambassador to Brazil, Kyriakos Amiridis, was killed by a local police officer who was having an affair with the envoy's wife, Brazilian...

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According to Brazilian media, the body of a man found in a burnt-out car north of Rio de Janeiro is that of Greek envoy...

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Brazilian police have found a body inside a burnt-out car that had been rented by the Greek ambassador to Brazil, Kyriakos Amiridis. The car was...

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A man was killed in a horse race at Rubi Ibarra Garcia's birthday party in Mexico attended by thousands of people after her father's...

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Thousands of people have attended Rubi Ibarra Garcia's 15th birthday party in Mexico, after her parent's video invitation to "everyone" went viral on social...

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At least 31 people have been killed in an explosion at a fireworks market outside Mexico City. According to officials, more than 70 others were...

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Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro has defended his decision to scrap the nation's most-used banknote, 100 bolivares. The 100-bolivar note withdrawal has prompted protests and looting...

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Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro has announced the withdrawal of the 100-bolivar banknote will be delayed until January 2, 2017. The sudden change of policy comes...

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Venezuela has decided to close its border with Colombia for 72 hours in the latest measure to combat smuggling gangs. According to President Nicolas Maduro,...

A high-speed fibre-optic cable connecting Cuba to the global internet appears to have finally been activated

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Google and Cuba's state-run telecommunications company ETECSA have signed a deal that will enable faster access to content from the tech giant. Under the deal,...

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Venezuela will replace its 100-bolivar banknotes with coins within 72 hours. The government hopes swapping the country’s highest denomination notes will help to stop smuggling...

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Almost four million Christmas toys have been seized in Venezuela after authorities arrested two executives at toy distributor Kreisel. According to officials, the toys will...

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Cuban business owners have appealed to Donald Trump not to reverse a recent thaw in bilateral relations. In a letter, more than one hundred business...

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The head of LaMia airline, which was involved in a plane crash last week that killed 71 people, including most of the Brazil’s soccer...

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The ashes of late Cuban Revolution leader Fidel Castro have been laid to rest in the city of Santiago, nine days after his death...

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The final tributes to late Cuban leader Fidel Castro have been led by his brother, President Raul Castro, at a ceremony in the city...

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According to new reports, the pilot of a charter plane that crashed in Colombia on November 28 had been warned before taking off from...

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The plane carrying Brazilian soccer team Chapecoense, which crashed in Colombia killing most of the passengers, had run out of fuel, according to a...

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The late Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro has been honored with a mass rally in Havana’s Revolution Square. The gathering began with the national anthem...

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A chartered plane carrying 81 people, including top Brazilian soccer team Chapecoense, has crashed on its approach to Medellin, Colombia, officials say. Reports say there...

Ladies in White members were detained during a protest march in Cuba

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Cuba's dissident group The Ladies in White has called off its traditional protest for the first time in 13 years following Fidel Castro’s death. The...

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Cuba has declared nine days of national mourning following the death of former President and leader of communist revolution Fidel Castro on November 25. Cubans...