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    Rousseff “Starting Over” In Brazil Jets Tender
    17 janvier 2011,

    SOURCE : Reuters (17-01-11) BRASILIA (Reuters) – New Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has decided to delay awarding a multi-billion dollar Air Force jet contract and reevaluate the finalists’ bids, in a [...]

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    Former Dictator “Baby Doc” Duvalier Back In Haiti
    17 janvier 2011,

    SOURCE : Reuters (17-01-11) PORT-AU-PRINCE (Reuters) – Former Haitian dictator Jean-Claude “Baby Doc” Duvalier made a surprise return from exile to his Caribbean homeland on Sunday, saying he wanted to help [...]

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    Chavez Foes Wary Over Calls for Reconciliation
    17 janvier 2011,

    SOURCE : Associated Press (16-01-11) CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s opposition reacted warily to a call for conciliation from President Hugo Chavez, saying the socialist leader has spent years in office [...]

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    U.S. Eases Restrictions on Travel to Cuba
    15 janvier 2011,

    SOURCE : EFE (14-01-11) WASHINGTON – U.S. citizens will find it easier to travel to Cuba and to send remittances to the communist-ruled island under a new set of guidelines announced [...]

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    Second de-mining phase for Falklands
    14 janvier 2011,

    SOURCE : Mercopress (13-01-11) A SECOND phase of de-mining is planned on the Falkland Islands from November this year. A Falkland Islands Government House representative Ralph Jones confirmed, “The Foreign Office has [...]

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    U.S. Officials Meet with Dissidents in Cuba
    14 janvier 2011,

    SOURCE : EFE (13-01-11) HAVANA – U.S. diplomats who traveled to Cuba for official migration talks with the communist government met on Thursday with dissidents, the opposition Cuban Commission on Human [...]

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    Honduran Vote Could Open Way to Re-election
    14 janvier 2011,

    SOURCE : Associated Press (13-01-11) TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — Honduras’ congress has approved a measure that may allow referendums on once-taboo subjects like re-election and term limits, the hot-button issues behind [...]

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    Brazilian Offshore Subsea Lab
    13 janvier 2011,

    SOURCE :  Marine Technology Reporter’s (12-01-11) The Brazilian government and Navy are considering an ambitious plan for launching an offshore subsea lab to be located at the limit of the country´s [...]

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    Ecuador, Venezuela Trade Using New Virtual Currency
    13 janvier 2011,

    SOURCE : EFE (12-01-11) QUITO – Ecuador sent Venezuela an initial shipment of crude palm oil under a new trade currency regime known as On like hands Psoriasis prednisone 20 mg way [...]

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    US-LATAM. Disappointment May Yield to Distrust
    13 janvier 2011,

    SOURCE : Inter Press Service (12-01-11) WASHINGTON, Jan 12, 2011 (IPS) – While U.S. officials took strong exception to outgoing Brazilian President Inacio Lula da Silva’s recent complaint that “nothing has [...]

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    Colombia: Foreign Policy in Flux
    13 janvier 2011,

    SOURCE : International Relations and Security Network (13-01-11) Colombia’s improved ties with Venezuela and neighbors to its south are just a few signs of the understated foreign policy shifts implemented by [...]

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    Mexican Official: 34,612 Drug-War Deaths in 4 Yrs
    13 janvier 2011,

    SOURCE : Associated Press (12-01-11) MEXICO CITY (AP) — A total of 34,612 people have died in drug-related killings in Mexico in the four years since Mexican President Felipe Calderon declared [...]

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    Ship Standoff Strains Jamaica, Honduras Relations
    12 janvier 2011,

    SOURCE : Associated Press (11-01-11) Jamaica on Tuesday rejected accusations its coast guard used excessive force trying to stop a Honduran fishing boat in lobster- and conch-rich waters, fatally shooting the [...]

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    Tensions rise over Costa Rican-Nicaraguan border dispute
    12 janvier 2011,

    SOURCE : Ria Novosti (11-01-11) Costa Rica is attempting to create an armed conflict with neighboring Nicaragua, Nicaraguan Army spokesman Juan Morales said citing counterintelligence information. Relations between the two countries became ...

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    Mexico unveils new deepwater oil drilling rules
    12 janvier 2011,

    SOURCE : Reuters (11-01-11) MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico’s oil and gas regulator unveiled new rules for deepwater drilling on Tuesday aimed at preventing a repeat of BP’s Macondo Gulf oil [...]

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    Peru Presidential Contenders Get Set
    12 janvier 2011,

    SOURCE : The Wall Street Journal (11-01-11) LIMA–With the midnight Monday deadline to register for Peru’s April presidential elections behind, 13 candidates had signed up to run. Though the field appears [...]