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Colombian High Court Orders House Arrest for Ex-President Uribe
The former head of state of Colombia was arrested for alleged procedural fraud in a court case and bribery of witnesses...
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  Venezuela (Click here for more Venezuela news)
 8/10/2020   Experts: Venezuela’s Maduro May Turn to Iran for More Fuel
 8/6/2020   Venezuelan Elite Police Unit Blamed for Numerous Extrajudicial Executions
 8/6/2020   Venezuelan Citgo Official Charged in $2.5 Million Bribe Scheme
 8/6/2020   Life of a Man Freed after 21 Years on Death Row in Pakistan
 8/6/2020   US Judge Sets Date on Possible Venezuela’s CITGO Sale
  Colombia (Click here for more)
 8/10/2020   Fallen Lord of Monserrate Makes Bogota Pilgrimage in Hope of Ending Pandemic
 8/8/2020   Colombians Take to Streets in Support of Detained Ex-Leader
 8/6/2020   Ex-Colombian President Uribe Tests Positive for COVID-19
 7/14/2020   Balconies Become Dancefloors in Bogota with Orchestra Street Party
 7/11/2020   Colombian Bars to Be Certified ‘COVID Safe’ before Reopening
 8/10/2020   Health Workers March in Mexico to Demand Freedom of Accused Doctor
 8/5/2020   Kin of Mexico’s 70,000 Missing March for ‘Justice and Memory’
 8/3/2020   Mexico Strives to Combat Growing Food Insecurity amid Pandemic
 8/3/2020   Mexican President Says Drug Lord Marro’s Arrest Is ‘Very Important’
 8/1/2020   New Moms in Mexico Get Risk-Free Way to Show Off Babies in Times of COVID-19
  Brazil (Click here for more)
 8/8/2020   Brazil’s COVID-19 Death Toll Tops 100,000
 8/8/2020   Brazil’s ‘Bishop of the People’ Dead at 92
 8/8/2020   Deforestation of Brazil’s Amazon on Course to Hit Record High
 8/7/2020   Retired ‘Bishop of the People’ Speaks to Brazil’s Poor with Liberation Poetry
 8/7/2020   Christ the Redeemer Illuminated with Lebanese Flag in Solidarity with Beirut
 7/31/2020   Deadliest Day in Argentina as COVID-19 Kills 153
 7/24/2020   Argentine Capital’s Chinatown Hit Especially Hard by Coronavirus Crisis
 7/20/2020   Volunteers Provide Lifeline to Remote Corners of Patagonia
 7/17/2020   Argentina Levels Up in Global Video Game Market
 7/10/2020   Argentina’s Independence Day Marked by Protests
 8/5/2020   Protests against Delayed Election Continue in Bolivia
 8/4/2020   Pandemic Limits Tradition of Visiting Bolivia’s ‘Forgotten Souls’
 7/15/2020   Indigenous Bolivian Artisans Open Cultural Meeting Space
 7/13/2020   Bolivian Morgue Struggles to Cope during COVID-19 Pandemic
 7/5/2020   Corpse Left Lying in Bolivian Street amid Funeral System Collapse
 8/5/2020   Dominican Republic Mum about Spanish Ex-King’s Whereabouts
 8/1/2020   Isaias Leaves Hundreds of Dominicans Homeless
 7/15/2020   Puerto Rico Welcomes International Tourists, but Requires Negative COVID-19 Test
 7/15/2020   Baskinta, Lebanon’s Small Town Proud of Its Dominican President
 6/25/2020   Worst Sahara Dust Cloud in 50 Years Endangering Caribbean Air Quality
  Central America
 8/7/2020   Doctors at Forefront of Pandemic Honored in Nicaragua
 8/7/2020   COVID-19 Cases Rise in Honduras amid Health System Headaches
 8/6/2020   Drive-In Theater Returns to El Salvador in Face of Rising COVID-19 Cases
 8/1/2020   Managua Cathedral Fire a ‘Terrorist Act,’ Archbishop Says
 8/1/2020   Nicaraguans Stranded on Costa Rica Border Tested for COVID-19
 8/6/2020   Chilean Scientists Develop Low-Cost, Unpatented COVID-19 Test for Global Use
 8/4/2020   Chile Mine Safety Much Improved since 2010 Cave-In, but Critics Unconvinced
 8/3/2020   Chile’s 33 Rescued Miners: From Global Spotlight to Neglect in a Decade
 7/30/2020   Chileans Could Pull $20 Billion from Pension Funds
 7/28/2020   Chile Eases Lockdown in Capital as COVID-19 Data Improve
 7/20/2020   No Empty Shelves at Cuba’s Hard-Currency Supermarkets
 6/11/2020   Coronavirus Crisis Deepens Cuba’s Chronic Economic Woes
 6/9/2020   Medical Brigade Returns to Cuba after Helping Italy During COVID-19
 6/4/2020   US Sanctions on Remittances Threaten Key Income Source for Many Cubans
 5/22/2020   Cuba Contains COVID-19 with Multi-Pronged Approach
  Ecuador (Click here for more)
 8/8/2020   Ecuador Monitors Foreign Fishing Fleet Outside Galapagos Exclusive Zone
 8/5/2020   China to Implement 3-Month Fishing Moratorium off the Galapagos
 8/3/2020   The Explosive Secret Underlying Galapagos Islands’ Volcanoes
 7/27/2020   Ancient, Underground Culinary Technique Survives in Ecuador’s Andes Region
 7/25/2020   Ecuador Seeks Regional Support for Threat of Foreign Fishing Fleets
 6/23/2020   Hundreds of Vehicles Congregate in Asuncion against Corruption, Reform
 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
 7/22/2020   Arequipa Becomes Peru’s New COVID-19 Epicenter
 7/21/2020   Latin America’s Gastronomy Capital Reopens Restaurants after 126-Day Lockdown
 7/9/2020   Peruvian Works to Ensure the Dead Aren’t Forgotten amid Quarantine
 6/27/2020   Peru’s Biggest Gay Club Turns into Grocery Store with a Difference
 6/22/2020   Prisoners Unite to Remove COVID-19 from Largest Jail in Latin America
 7/6/2020   Uruguay Leads the Way in Return to In-Person Schooling in Latin America
 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
  Latin America (Click here for more)
 8/7/2020   Drought Wreaking Havoc on South American River System
 7/28/2020   Coronavirus Brings Visibility to Plight of Hispanic Farmworkers in Canada
 7/22/2020   Pandemic in Latin America Triggers Revolving Door of Health Ministers
 7/16/2020   Puerto Rico to Implement Restrictive Measures; Brazil over 2 Million COVID-19 Cases
 7/16/2020   COVID-19 Opening Door to New Social Contract in Latin America
 8/9/2020   US Health Chief Visits Taiwan amid Escalating Tensions with China
 8/9/2020   President Trump Signs Coronavirus Relief as US Nears 5 Million COVID-19 Cases
 8/8/2020   Trump Bids to Extend Pandemic Relief amid Deadlock with Congress
 8/7/2020   China Seeks Trump’s Defeat; Russia Trying to Denigrate Biden, US Intelligence Says
 8/7/2020   US Opens New Fronts against China
  World (Click here for more)
 8/10/2020   Shares of Apple Daily’s Parent Company Rocket after Jimmy Lai’s Arrest
 8/10/2020   New Zealand Hopes for Travel Bubble with Cook Islands Before Year-End
 8/10/2020   Taiwan’s Tsai Welcomes Azar on Highest-Level US Official Visit in 41 Years
 8/10/2020   South Korea Monsoon Death Toll Climbs as Country Braces for Typhoon
 8/10/2020   Australia Surpasses 300 COVID-19 Deaths amid Melbourne Outbreak
  Business & Economy (Click here for more)
 8/10/2020   Inflation in China Grows 2.7% Year-on-Year in July
 8/7/2020   Japanese Company Appeals South Korean Court’s Decision to Compensate Slaves
 8/7/2020   Australia Approves Subsidies for 1.5 Million Victorian Workers
 8/7/2020   Malaysia’s Former Finance Minister Pleads Not Guilty to Corruption Charge
 8/7/2020   China’s Foreign Trade Grows 6.5% Year-on-Year in July
  Oil, Mining & Energy (Click here for more)
 8/9/2020   Aramco’s Income Falls by 73% in 2020’s Q2
 7/30/2020   From Coal to Culture: Romania’s Mining Belt Reinvents Itself
 7/14/2020   Iran Nuclear Deal: From Hope to Failure in 5 Years
 7/13/2020   Five Years On, Iran Nuclear Deal Hangs by a Thread
 7/10/2020   India Gets Solar Power Boost with Inauguration of 750MW Plant
  Opinion (Click here for more)
 8/10/2020   Carlos Alberto Montaner: Is the Spanish Monarchy Dying?
 8/10/2020   Beatrice Rangel: Colombia -- The Unraveling of a Narco-State?
 8/3/2020   Michael Rowan: Trump and Venezuela's Chavez Are One of a Kind
 8/3/2020   Carlos Alberto Montaner: Medicines and Dreams
 8/3/2020   Beatrice Rangel: The New Internet Inquisition
  Sports (Click here for more)
 8/9/2020   Raptors Down Grizzlies, Thunder over Wizards, Spurs Jump Pelicans
 8/9/2020   Max Verstappen Wins 70th Anniversary Grand Prix
 8/8/2020   Barça, Bayern Grab Final Spots in Champions Quarterfinals
 8/8/2020   Bottas Wins Pole with Hamilton 2nd at Silverstone
 8/7/2020   Real Madrid, Juve Bounced Out of Champions League
  Arts & Entertainment
 8/8/2020   Augmented Reality Brings Voices of Exiled Bombing Survivors to Nagasaki
 8/7/2020   Anna Netrebko and Yusif Eyvazov Pay Tribute to Rome with Gala Concert
 8/5/2020   Salzburg Festival Celebrates 100th Anniversary Amid Pandemic
 8/5/2020   A Sweet Slice of Latin America in Bordeaux Pastry Shop
 8/3/2020   Ambitious Restoration to Save Notre Dame’s Grand Organ Begins
  Science, Nature & Technology
 8/9/2020   US Surpasses 5 Million COVID-19 Cases, with 19.4 Million Worldwide
 8/8/2020   New System Can Help Detect COVID-19 Through Voice and Cough
 8/6/2020   WHO Hopeful About COVID-19 Vaccine
 8/6/2020   Australia Unveils New AU$1.6 Billion Cybersecurity Strategy
 8/6/2020   Third of Afghans Estimated to Have Contracted Coronavirus Infection
  Society (Click here for more)
 8/6/2020   Meghan Markle Wins First Battle in War against Tabloids
 8/3/2020   Former Spanish King to Leave Country amid Growing Finance Scandal
 7/28/2020   Thailand Celebrates 68th Birthday of King Vajiralongkorn
 7/2/2020   Meghan Markle Felt ‘Unprotected’ by UK Royal Family, Court Documents Say
 6/13/2020   Queen Elizabeth II Celebrates Official Birthday Without Crowds or 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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