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June 20, 2021

More than a half-million people in Brazil have died from COVID-19, people blame the President

Posted: Sunday, June 20, 2021. 6:47 pm CST. By Benjamin Flowers: Not long after the COVID-19 pandemic started in 2020, Brazil emerged as one of the […]
June 18, 2021

Arrests of opposition leaders in Nicaragua seen as a move by president Daniel Ortega to stay in power

Posted: Friday, June 18, 2021. 8:41 pm CST. By Rubén Morales Iglesias: Nicaraguan police have arrested four opposition leaders plus ex-Sandinista officials who have turned on President […]
June 18, 2021

More than 4 million Cubans have received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose

Posted: Friday, June 18, 2021. 2:28 pm CST. Photo Credit: Prensa Latina By Rubén Morales Iglesias: Per Prensa Latina, Cuba reported on Friday that it has […]
June 18, 2021

World Bank turns down El Salvador request for Bitcoin help 

Posted: Friday, June 18, 2021. 10:05 am CST. By Aaron Humes: Citing concerns over transparency and the environmental impact of Bitcoin mining, the World Bank has […]
June 18, 2021
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COVID-19 toll rises in Mexico, Caribbean and Latin America

Posted: Friday, June 18, 2021. 9:42 am CST. By Aaron Humes: The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) says more than 1.1 million new COVID-19 cases and […]
June 17, 2021
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COVID-19 Delta variant infects hundreds of vaccinated Indonesian health workers

Posted: Thursday, June 17, 2021. 1:13 pm CST. By Benjamin Flowers: Despite being vaccinated, more than 350 doctors and medical workers in Kudus, Indonesia have contracted […]
June 17, 2021

Jailed Vybz Kartel “not happy” about baptism rumours

Posted: Thursday, June 17, 2021. 1:09 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: According to the Jamaica Star, attorney for entertainer turned convicted murderer Adidja Palmer, 45, alias […]
June 17, 2021

World Health Organization says COVID-19 variant first detected in India has spread to over 80 countries

Posted: Thursday, June 17, 2021. 10:55 am CST. By Zoila Palma: On Wednesday, officials from the World Health Organization (WHO) said that the COVID-19 variant that […]