Thursday - Jun 20, 2019

Latin Briefs

  • Hundreds of migrants continue march through Mexican territory

    Hundreds of migrants continue march through Mexican territory

    by the El Reportero’s wire services Hundreds of Central American migrants continue their march through the Mexican territory to the United States, with no incidents reported despite the fact that they violated the rules of this country. The 1,000-people contingent entered Mexico on Tuesday. They did not enter Tapachula presumably due to the acts of

  • López Obrador confirms meeting with Donald Trump advisor

    López Obrador confirms meeting with Donald Trump advisor

    by the El Reportero’s wire services President Andres Manuel López Obrador described Wednesday as a meeting in good terms the one held with Jared Kushner, son-in-law of Donald Trump, to finance with 10 billion dollars development plans in Mexico and Central America. We are reaching a commitment of understanding to foster cooperation for investment, employment

  • TPS Holders from Honduras and Nepal Sue Trump Administration

    TPS Holders from Honduras and Nepal Sue Trump Administration

    They want to prevent unlawful deportation of 100,000 people by El Reportero’s wire services Six adults with Temporary Protected Status (TPS) and two U.S. citizen children of TPS holders filed a class-action lawsuit today seeking to stop the unlawful termination of TPS for over 100,000 TPS holders from Honduras and Nepal and prevent the separation

  • 17-year-old enters postgraduate program at Harvard University

    17-year-old enters postgraduate program at Harvard University

    Dafne Almazán became the world’s youngest psychologist at 13 by the El Reportero’s wire services A student who became the world’s youngest psychologist at the age of 13 is now off to Harvard University, the first Mexican minor to be admitted to a postgraduate program and also the youngest in 100 years. At the age

  • Migrants’ caravan leaves Mexico City, bound for northern border

    Migrants’ caravan leaves Mexico City, bound for northern border

    Nearly 2,400 left a temporary shelter, looking for rides to Querétaro By the El Reportero’s wire services Thousands of Central Americans left Mexico City Thursday morning to continue their journey towards the United States border as President Donald Trump railed against past and present migrant caravans and continued to argue for his long-promised wall. Authorities

  • US refuses to withdraw diplomats from Venezuela after Maduro breaks ties

    US refuses to withdraw diplomats from Venezuela after Maduro breaks ties

    “We call on the Venezuelan military and security forces to continue protecting the welfare and well-being of all Venezuelan citizens, as well as US and other foreign citizens in Venezuela” by the El Reportero’s wire services US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has refused to pull diplomats from Caracas, arguing the government that severed diplomatic

  • Court hears of El Chapo’s 3-day escape from the army in the mountains

    Court hears of El Chapo’s 3-day escape from the army in the mountains

    El Chapo was calm throughout but witness recalls he was ‘very afraid’ by the El Reportero‘s wire services A former technology guru for the Sinaloa Cartel told jurors this week at the New York trial of Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán that he spent three days with the former drug lord in the Sinaloa mountains while

  • Court hears of El Chapo’s 3-day escape from the army in the mountains

    Court hears of El Chapo’s 3-day escape from the army in the mountains

    El Chapo was calm throughout but witness recalls he was ‘very afraid’ by the El Reportero‘s wire services A former technology guru for the Sinaloa Cartel told jurors this week at the New York trial of Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán that he spent three days with the former drug lord in the Sinaloa mountains while

  • OAS calls an extraordinary session on Nicaragua

    OAS calls an extraordinary session on Nicaragua

    The meeting had been requested in an emergency by the OAS Secretary General, Luis Almagro by the El Reportero‘s wire services The Permanent Council of the Organization of American States (OAS) convened an extraordinary session to address the crisis in Nicaragua for this Friday, Jan. 11, at 8 a.m. (US Pacific time). The Chancellery of