The increase in physical violence has been accompanied by frequent Internet and electricity cuts to strengthen censorship.Full Story
Only three federal states remain at a maximum alert level due to the high risk of contagion.Full Story
Between April 28 and May 7, 341 violent interventions and 28 victims of ocular aggressions occurred in the national territory.
"A foreign government can’t provide money to political groups," the president, known as AMLO said before a virtual meeting with the U.S. Vice-President Kamala Harris. The note asks the U.S. to confirm such funding and suspend it in case the collaboration is true.
The president of Brazil's Socialism and Liberty Party (PSOL), Juliano Medeiros, announced that Bélem, capital of the northern state of Pará, is negotiating the acquisition of Soberana 02, one of the five Cuban anti-COVID-19 vaccine candidates.
U.S. medical humanitarian organization Global Health Partners has received a license from the U.S. Commerce Department in a victory for an international solidarity campaign to donate much-need syringes to Cuba in support of its mass vaccination campaign against COVID-19.
Executive Vice President of the Republic Delcy Rodríguez denounced that Venezuela is facing a media lynching against its political and social leaders, as well as the fraudulent use of social networks in campaigns orchestrated in Washington and five governments of the Lima Cartel led by Luis Almagro that attempt to manipulate public opinion against the country.
The state of "internal commotion" can be declared nationwide or in some parts of the country according to article 213 of the Colombian constitution. Its declaration would require the signature of all ministers and would allow the president to restrict the reporting activities of national and international media outlets as well as reinforcing the police.
Ancestral peoples in Colombia are also part of the sectors mobilized against systematic violence and the economic measures of the government of Iván Duque that threaten the rights and peace of the population.