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South America’s Biggest Economy at a Crossroads due to Pandemic
In Brazil, the country with the second most coronavirus cases in the world, COVID-19 has taken the lives of more than 22,000 people and infected at least 350,000...
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  Venezuela (Click here for more Venezuela news)
 5/29/2020   Source: US Readying Indictment against Venezuela’s First Lady
 5/28/2020   TalCual: Censorship in Venezuela hits Journalist Vladimir Villegas
 5/26/2020   HRW, Johns Hopkins: Venezuela Needs Urgent International Aid to Combat COVID-19
 5/25/2020   Iranian Gasoline Tanker Docks in Venezuela
 5/22/2020   Judge Lifts Stay on Sale of Venezuela's Citgo Parent
  Colombia (Click here for more)
 5/27/2020   Tourist Towns in Colombia’s Caribbean Region Devastated by COVID-19 Lockdown
 5/25/2020   Stranded Colombians Send Out SOS from Sao Paulo Airport
 5/24/2020   The Voyage of the Whisper: Sailing with COVID-19 on Board
 5/22/2020   1,300 Displaced from Colombian Village Amid Clashes Between Armed Groups
 5/18/2020   Feeding of Colombia’s Hummingbirds Impacted by Epidemic
 5/24/2020   300 Unmarked Graves for COVID-19 Victims Dug Out in Southern Mexico
 5/22/2020   Mexican Drug Gangs Pursuing Other Criminal Avenues During COVID-19 Crisis
 5/21/2020   Long Food Lines Amid Pandemic, a Symptom of Growing Poverty in Mexico
 5/18/2020   Mexico Begins Pilot Reopening Program Amid Widespread Misgivings
 5/18/2020   Dog Helping Medical Personnel at Mexican Hospital Relieve Stress
  Brazil (Click here for more)
 5/27/2020   Brazil’s Economic Engine Announces Responsible Resumption of Activities
 5/26/2020   Brazil, Its Image Abroad Marred, Suffering Record Capital Flight
 5/26/2020   Brazilian Cities Start Reopening Ahead of Expected COVID-19 Peak
 5/23/2020   Swearwords Galore in Video That Could Compromise Brazil’s Bolsonaro
 5/22/2020   Brazil Just Behind US in COVID-19 Cases
 5/27/2020   Argentina Faces New Stage of Lockdown with Focus on Poor Neighborhoods
 5/25/2020   80,000 Log On for Virtual Dance Party in Argentina
 5/23/2020   Argentine Olympian-Turned-Doctor Battles COVID-19
 5/21/2020   More Demand and Less Supply, Argentina’s Drug World Under Lockdown
 5/19/2020   Life Put on Pause at Children’s Homes in Argentina amid Pandemic
 5/22/2020   Largest Donation in Peru’s History Distributed Among Most-Affected Families
 5/22/2020   Cochabamba Workers Remove 5,000 Tons of Garbage after Agreement Reached
 4/24/2020   Medicinal Plant Chambers Used to Reinforce against COVID-19 in Bolivia
 4/3/2020   Bolivia’s COVID-19 Aid Payment Prompts Elderly to Form Long Lines at Banks
 3/27/2020   Coronavirus Characters Help Bolivian Police Raise COVID-19 Awareness
 4/26/2020   Haitians Continue with Their Daily Lives despite Coronavirus Measures
 4/22/2020   Hunger Stalks Haitians Left Jobless By Covid-19 Mitigation Measures
 3/24/2020   Drive-Through Covid-19 Testing Station Helping Battle Virus In Puerto Rico
 3/15/2020   Dominicans Head to Polls for Rescheduled Municipal Elections
 2/27/2020   When Peace Brings Violence
  Central America
 5/26/2020   Livestreamed Wedding Ushers in Gay Marriage Era in Costa Rica
 5/25/2020   El Salvador Government Leads Day of Prayer against COVID-19
 5/21/2020   Central American Truckers Paralyzed by Pandemic
 5/20/2020   Eucalyptus Sales Shoot Up in Nicaragua in Efforts to Ward Off Coronavirus
 5/13/2020   Salvadorans Hoist White Flags to Mark Food Shortages
 5/27/2020   Around 15% of Coronavirus-Positive Chileans Remain at Work
 5/13/2020   COVID-19 Slump Sees Revival of Pinochet-Era Soup Kitchens in Chile
 4/29/2020   More Than 400 Bolivians Camp Out at Chile Consulate Demanding Return Home
 3/28/2020   Puma Found Roaming Chilean Capital during COVID-19 Curfew Returns to Andes
 3/19/2020   Chile Puts Off Vote on Constitutional Convention due to COVID-19
 5/22/2020   Cuba Contains COVID-19 with Multi-Pronged Approach
 5/19/2020   The Cuban ‘Tourists’ Trapped in Russia
 5/4/2020   Cuba’s Entrepreneurs Reinventing Themselves to Survive Coronavirus Crisis
 4/28/2020   Cuba Mobilizes Med Students in Fight against COVID-19
 4/27/2020   Cuban Doctors Sent to South Africa to Help with Coronavirus Outbreak
  Ecuador (Click here for more)
 5/25/2020   Ecuadorians Defy Government, COVID-19 to Protest Austerity
 5/22/2020   Ecuadorian Loses Parents, Husband and Brother to Coronavirus in 5 Days
 5/21/2020   Activists in Ecuador Sound Alarm on COVID-19 Threat to Indigenous People
 5/13/2020   Canton in ‘Ecuador’s Wuhan’ Opens amid Fear and Hope
 5/5/2020   Hospital in Ecuador’s COVID-19 Hotbed Bought $12 Body Bags for $148 Apiece
 2/1/2020   Paraguayan Artisans Strive to Preserve Traditional 60-Striped Poncho
 12/24/2019   Storytellers Bring Christmas Cheer to Pediatric Hospital in Paraguay
 12/13/2019   Abandoned Jaguar Cub Brings Hope of Reproduction for Big Cats in Paraguay
 10/10/2019   Taiwan Plans to Expand Orchid Industry in Paraguay
 9/24/2019   Fires Threaten Delicate Ecosystem in Paraguay
 5/18/2020   Pan Am Village: From Athletes’ Lodging to COVID-19 Center in Record Time
 5/13/2020   Oil-Processing Plant Now Producing Oxygen for Peru City Hard Hit by COVID-19
 5/9/2020   Peru’s COVID-19 Lockdown Accompanied by Increase in Gender Violence
 5/7/2020   Llamas Offer Hope in Fight against COVID-19, Food Insecurity
 4/29/2020   Peru’s Overcrowded Prisons Mutiny over Spread of COVID-19
 5/12/2020   Uruguay Government: We’re Showing World What We Can Do in Difficult Times
 5/1/2020   Historic Uruguayan Wines Preparing to Hit World Market despite Pandemic
 4/29/2020   Uruguay Lab Develops COVID-19 Test Tubes That Ensure Accurate Results
 4/22/2020   Mujica: The Most Sensitive Human Organ Is Not The Heart, It Is The Pocket
 4/11/2020   Uruguay Repatriates 112 Australians, New Zealanders From Virus-Hit Ship
  Latin America (Click here for more)
 5/22/2020   Coronavirus Ravages Indigenous Communities in Latin America
 5/22/2020   Iconic Latin American Cafes Anxiously Wait to Reopen after Historic Closures
 5/20/2020   Samper: Latin America Facing Pandemic Without Strong Integration Mechanisms
 5/15/2020   AI: Latin American Countries Reverting to Repression to Enforce COVID-19 Lockdowns
 5/8/2020   Brazil Reports Highest 1-Day Coronavirus Death Toll
 5/28/2020   With 101,000 Deaths, US Still Unable to Slow Spread of Coronavirus
 5/28/2020   FBI Giving Top Priority to Black Man’s Death at Hands of Minneapolis Police
 5/28/2020   Big Apple Dreams Interrupted by Coronavirus Crisis
 5/28/2020   Migrants Held in US Detention Centers at the Mercy of COVID-19
 5/28/2020   US House Passes Uighur Rights Bill
  World (Click here for more)
 5/28/2020   France Set for 2nd Relaxation of Lockdown; PM Praised Progress against Virus
 5/28/2020   Chinese Security Law Death-Knell for Hong Kong, Pro-Democracy Leaders Say
 5/28/2020   US-China Cold War Won’t Benefit Anyone, Premier Li Says
 5/28/2020   Afghan Government, Taliban Resume Prisoner Swap Talks
 5/28/2020   Chinese Parliament Passes Hong Kong National Security Bill
  Business & Economy (Click here for more)
 5/28/2020   UN: Debt Relief Must Be Extended to All Developing, Mid-Income Countries
 5/28/2020   Canary Islands: Spain’s Tourist Paradise Seeks to Lead Revival of Sector
 5/28/2020   Nissan Confirms Closure of Barcelona Plant as Revenues Slump
 5/28/2020   Huawei and China Protest Canadian Court Decision against Tech CEO
 5/28/2020   South Korean Cuts Rates to Historic Lows, Forecasts Contraction
  Oil, Mining & Energy (Click here for more)
 5/28/2020   Corruption and Terrorism Leave Iraq Without Electricity
 5/27/2020   Production at Huge Tengiz Oil Field to Continue Despite COVID-19 Outbreak
 5/26/2020   Belarus to Fire Up Reactor Amid Lithuanian Opposition
 5/5/2020   Global Oil Prices Soar due to Supply Cuts, Hopes for Demand Rebound
 5/1/2020   Exxon Posts First Quarterly Loss in Decades; Chevron to Further Cut Spending
  Opinion (Click here for more)
 5/25/2020   Carlos Alberto Montaner: Those Who Do Not Participate in the “First Progressive International”
 5/25/2020   Beatrice Rangel: The Rebirth of Port Royal
 5/18/2020   Michael Rowan: The March of Folly Revisited
 5/18/2020   Carlos Alberto Montaner: Cuban Pressures on Joe Biden
 5/17/2020   Beatrice Rangel: And The Malandros Are Winning!!
  Sports (Click here for more)
 5/28/2020   COVID-19 Forces Boston Marathon to Go Virtual
 5/28/2020   Kvitova Captures Czech Tennis Exhibition Title
 5/28/2020   Serie A to Resume on June 20
 5/28/2020   Premier League Plots June 17 Return
 5/28/2020   FC Dinamo Fans Step Up to Save Club from Decades of Corruption, COVID Crisis
  Arts & Entertainment
 5/28/2020   Iconic Tokyo Tower Reopens to Public after COVID-19 Closure
 5/27/2020   Albertina Modern Launches in Vienna with Review of Reactionary Postwar Art
 5/27/2020   Scotland’s Banksy Leaves COVID-Themed Art Scattered Around Glasgow
 5/27/2020   Suspect Arrested over Japan Anime Studio Arson Attack That Killed 36
 5/25/2020   Bogota’s Teatro Mayor Celebrating 10th Anniversary with Digital Focus
  Science, Nature & Technology
 5/28/2020   COVID-19 Death Toll Surpasses 350K, WHO Says
 5/28/2020   Saudi Arabia Begins Reopening as Coronavirus Cases Exceed 80,000
 5/28/2020   Seoul Under Stricter Social Distancing for 2 Weeks after Fresh Outbreak
 5/28/2020   AI, Low-Cost Learning and Online Cheating
 5/27/2020   COVID-19 Death Toll Gets Closer to 350K, WHO Says
  Society (Click here for more)
 5/26/2020   Thai King’s Bavarian Holiday Sparks Controversy in Germany
 5/4/2020   COVID-19 Mutes Celebrations on 1st Anniversary of Thai King
 5/1/2020   Thai King and Queen Inspect Soldiers Manufacturing PPE
 5/1/2020   Japan’s Emperor Naruhito: 1 Year on Throne Overshadowed by Typhoon, Pandemic
 4/21/2020   UK Queen Marks 94th Birthday Without Usual Pomp
  Job Openings in the Americas
 4/16/2019   Deputy Director and Senior Fellow - Americas Program - CSIS
 10/14/2017   Research Analyst - Latin America Upstream - Wood Mackenzie
 4/18/2017   Job Opportunity: Peter D. Bell Rule of Law Program Director at Inter-American Dialogue
 2/24/2016   US Attorney in Colombia
 2/23/2016   US Attorney in El Salvador

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