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At least one of Canada’s diplomats stationed in Cuba was treated for hearing loss and headaches, the country’s foreign ministry says. The announcement comes a...

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Venezuela’s government websites have been hacked in an operation targeting the "dictatorship" of President Nicolás Maduro. Calling itself "The Binary Guardians", the hacking group posted...

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Venezuela's chief prosecutor Luisa Ortega Diaz says she was dismissed by the new constituent assembly because the government wanted to stop her investigations into...

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President Donald Trump has warned that the US holds Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro "personally responsible" for the safety of the seized opposition leaders Leopoldo...

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Venezuelan opposition leaders Leopoldo López and Antonio Ledezma have been re-arrested in a move condemned internationally. Leopoldo López and Antonio Ledezma were under house arrest...

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According to Venezuela’s National Electoral Council (CNE), the turnout in the controversial election for a constituent assembly was 41.5%, a figure disputed by the...

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A candidate in Venezuela's assembly elections and an opposition activist have been killed on July 30. The killings took place before voting started to elect...

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Puerto Rican stars Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee have lashed out against Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro, accusing him of using their song, global hit...

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Venezuela's National Assembly has appointed 33 judges to the Supreme Court, prompting accusations of an attempted power grab. The assembly, which is controlled by the...

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More than seven million Venezuelan voters have taken part in an opposition-organized referendum in the country, according to academics monitoring the poll. The referendum result...

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A heavy snowfall has hit Santiago de Chile causing disruption and blackouts, leaving thousands of residents shivering in the dark. According to officials, about 250,000...

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Cuban President Raul Castro has spoken publicly for the first time against President Donald Trump's rollback of a thaw between the two countries a...

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Brazil’s ex-President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has been convicted of corruption charges and sentenced to nine and a half years in jail. The judge...

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Venezuela’s President Nicolás Maduro has surprisingly praised opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez’s jail release. Leopoldo Lopez, one of Venezuela’s main opposition leaders, has been moved to...

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A helicopter has dropped grenades on Venezuela's Supreme Court in what President Nicolás Maduro called a "terrorist attack". Footage on social media shows a police...

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Cuban government has denounced President Donald Trump's decision to roll back on policy changes towards Cuba. However, Cuba says it will still co-operate with its...

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Venezuela opposition has set up roadblocks and staged demonstrations demanding elections as the country's political and economic crisis deepens. Protesters responded with defiance to President...

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Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro has said he wants to resume talks with the opposition. Nicolas Maduro also said he wanted local elections to take place. The...

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Venezuela has criticized a joint communiqué by 11 Latin American countries calling on its government to "guarantee the right to peaceful protest". Foreign Minister Delcy...

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Thousands of protesters took the streets in Venezuela to march against the banning from politics of opposition leader Henrique Capriles for 15 years. In the...

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Former Argentina’s President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner and her two children are charged with money laundering and corruption. Two business associates have also been charged...

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Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos has declared an "economic, social and ecological emergency" as the first victims of the Mocoa landslide were buried. The president...

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Accusations of fraud sparks over Ecuador's presidential elections after early results projected victory for the incumbent party's candidate. Results show former VP Lenin Moreno of...

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The total death toll of the devastating mudslides in south-west Colombia is now 254, with hundreds also injured. According to President Juan Manuel Santos, dozens...

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Paraguay's congress has been set on fire amid violent protests against a bill that would let the president seek re-election. The head of the main...