Category: <span>Latin America</span>

Two killed as huge pro-democracy protests continue in Peru
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Two killed as huge pro-democracy protests continue in Peru

Two protesters have been killed in massive pro-democracy demonstrations in Peru, the first deaths in nearly a week of unrest over the controversial removal of Martín Vizcarra as president and his replacement by a de facto government, seen by many Peruvians as a coup. Protests have mounted demanding the resignation of Manuel Merino, the former speaker...

Mexico’s president won’t congratulate Biden on election win until legal challenges over
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Mexico’s president won’t congratulate Biden on election win until legal challenges over

Mexico’s president, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, said on Saturday he would not congratulate a winner of the US presidential election until legal challenges are concluded, in an apparent bid to avoid friction with Washington during the transition. Democrat Joe Biden won the election on Saturday after a victory in the battleground state of Pennsylvania put him over the...