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The US Does An About Turn On Venezuela

Caribbean News, Latin America News: By Matt Spetalnick WASHINGTON, D.C., Weds. April 1, 2020 (Reuters) – The Trump administration on Tuesday offered to begin lifting Venezuela sanctions if the opposition and members of President Nicolas Maduro’s Socialist Party form an interim government without him, marking a shift in a U.S. policy that has failed to end his grip on power. ...

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Cuba’s Santeria Seek Protection From Coronavirus

Caribbean News, Latin America News: By Sarah Marsh HAVANA, Cuba, Weds. April 1, 2020 (Reuters) – The family of Emilia Montoya, 79, sacrificed four white doves and two roosters, chanted in the African language Yoruba and pounded a wooden staff rhythmically on the floor in a ceremony to protect Montoya from coronavirus. The small gathering in her Havana home appealed ...

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Cuba’s Santeria Seek Protection From Coronavirus

Caribbean News, Latin America News: By Sarah Marsh HAVANA, Cuba, Weds. April 1, 2020 (Reuters) – The family of Emilia Montoya, 79, sacrificed four white doves and two roosters, chanted in the African language Yoruba and pounded a wooden staff rhythmically on the floor in a ceremony to protect Montoya from coronavirus. The small gathering in her Havana home appealed ...

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The US Does An About Turn On Venezuela

Caribbean News, Latin America News: By Matt Spetalnick WASHINGTON, D.C., Weds. April 1, 2020 (Reuters) – The Trump administration on Tuesday offered to begin lifting Venezuela sanctions if the opposition and members of President Nicolas Maduro’s Socialist Party form an interim government without him, marking a shift in a U.S. policy that has failed to end his grip on power. ...

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The Ashes – Cricket’s Oldest Rivalry

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Mar. 31, 2020: Today as many remain at home because of the COVID-19 pandemic, we take cricket fans back to cricket’s oldest rivalry. The Ashes is a two-nation test series between England and Australia. However, this test series between England and Australia is not always known as The Ashes. ...

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Over 5 Dozen People Have Now Died From COVID-19 In The Caribbean

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. March 31, 2020: Over 5 dozen people have now died from the new coronavirus in the Caribbean. As of last night, the death toll from COVID-19 cases totaled 61, according to a News Americas analysis as the number of total cases across the region reached 1,683. The Dominican Republic ...

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This Latin America Country Is Struggling To Collect The Dead

Caribbean News, Latin America News: By Yury Garcia and Alexandra Valencia GUAYAQUIL, Ecuador/QUITO, March 30 (Reuters) – Ecuadorian authorities said on Monday they would improve the collection of corpses, as delays related to the rapid spread of the new coronavirus has left families keeping their loved ones’ bodies in their homes for days in some cases. Residents of Guayaquil, Ecuador’s ...

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Parkland Provides Business Update Related To COVID-19

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, CALGARY, Alberta, March 30, 2020: Parkland Fuel Corporation (“Parkland”, “we”, the “Company”, or “our”) (TSX:PKI) announced today in response to the uncertain economic impact of novel coronavirus (“COVID-19”): a reduction in its 2020 Capital Expenditure program, the withdrawal of its 2020 Adjusted EBITDA guidance, reiteration of the Company’s financial strength and other corporate ...

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Coronavirus Cases In The Caribbean Continues Steady Uptick

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. March 30, 2020: Like around the world and in the US, the Caribbean continues to see a steady uptick in both deaths and total number of COVID-19 cases across the region. As of last night, the number of COVID-19 cases totaled 1,52 according to a News Americas analysis as ...

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There Are Now Over 13,000 Confirmed Coronavirus Cases In Latin America

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Mar. 30, 2020: The number of confirmed cases of the new coronavirus in Latin America jumped to over 13,000 Sunday, from nearly 11,000 Saturday.   Data analyzed by News Americas show Latin America now has a total of  13,597 confirmed cases as of last night with nearly 300 deaths ...

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