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Mon, 22 Oct 2018 19:09:00 GMT
Angelina Jolie in Peru on behalf of UNHCR to watch Venezuelan crisis developments
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) special envoy Angelina Jolie is in Peru on an official visit to one of the countries that has welcomed the most Venezuelan refugees and migrants.

Mon, 22 Oct 2018 18:50:00 GMT
Costa Rican official estimates 30,000 Nicaraguans have sought refuge in six months
Costa Rica's Migration Director Raquel Vargas Jaubert said in a TV interview on Sunday that the number of Nicaraguans who have fled to Costa Rica in the past six months is of no less than 30.000 people.

Sat, 20 Oct 2018 13:14:00 GMT
Assange cries humanitarian grounds and sues Ecuador over living conditions
“Julian Assange launched a case Friday accusing the government of Ecuador of violating his fundamental rights and freedoms,” read a WikiLeaks statement. The case has been slated to be heard in a domestic court next week.

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 06:54:00 GMT
Bolsonaro confident of victory switches presidential campaign to "cruise control"
Brazilian far-right presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro said that electoral victory was “within reach” and his campaign team said it had now switched to “cruise control” as it seeks to avoid hiccups and glide to the f...

Wed, 17 Oct 2018 17:56:00 GMT
Uruguay's wind energy revolution highlighted in leading yearly report
Uruguay ranks second in the world among eolic-energy producing countries with a 40.1% share and is the only non-European nation in a top position, according to a report by the SEG Ingeniería consultancy firm.

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