viernes, septiembre 20, 2019

Frank Grillo, Morgan Freeman join action movie Panama

Morgan Freeman and Frank Grillo will star in the upcoming action movie Panama. Set in 1989 Panama, the film is inspired by true events and is scripted by William R Barber...

Slovenian village divided over Trump ‘statue of liberty’

Amid the idyllic calm of a sleepy corner of northern Slovenia, the unlikeliest of disturbances intrudes -- an irate villager on a tractor ploughing into a huge effigy of US President...

Ex-FARC commander calls for Colombia rebels to take up arms

A former senior commander of the dissolved FARC rebel army in Colombia announced on Thursday, August 29 that he is taking up arms again along with other guerrillas who have distanced...

Peru’s ancient water systems can help protect communities from shortages caused by climate change

Water is essential for human life, but in many parts of the world water supplies are under threat from more extreme, less predictable weather conditions due to climate change. Nowhere is this clearer...

Brazilian states ask for help to fight Amazonia wildfires

Brazil''s government confirmed on Sunday that the states of Roraima, Rondonia, Tocantins and Para have asked for help to the Federal Executive to fight the devastating wildfires that have destroyed large...

Colombia’s FARC party demands an end to persecution of activists

The Common Alternative Revolutionary Force (FARC) party demanded Monday that the Colombian government guarantee life, and cease persecution and stigmatization of its members. The statement came after denouncing 'an attack against two...

Venezuela opposition leader vows to shun early election

Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó said Friday that opponents of President Nicolás Maduro won't participate in any early legislative elections he calls amid a protracted power struggle. Guaidó said in an interview...

Trump on Venezuela: “We Should Implement a Naval Blockade”

The Trump administration has initiated negotiations with the most radical wing of Chavismo, while analyzing the possibility of implementing a naval blockade on Venezuela in order to reduce the revenue of...

Walmart Brasil Targets Growth Following Grupo BIG Rebrand

One year on from its acquisition of a majority stake in Walmart Brasil, investment fund Advent International has announced major changes in strategy at its Brazilian operations. This include the change of...

Argentina central bank faces peso test ahead of fraught election

Argentina’s central bank will have to toe a politically fraught line between providing support for the crumbling peso without blasting through its reserves to salvage the currency as a presidential election...