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People hold Sandinista National Liberation Front flags on the 39th anniversary of the Nicaraguan Revolution.  Photo: Reuters
Nicaragua celebrates 39th anniversary of Sandinista Revolution

Managua, July 19 (RHC)-- Nicaragua is marking the 39th anniversary of the triumph of the Popular Sandinista Revolution, a process that signaled the end of the S... More

The gate of the Kerem Shalom crossing, the main passage point for goods entering Gaza.  Photo: AFP
UN warns of 'precarious' situation in Gaza after Israel tightens restrictions

United Nations, July 19 (RHC)-- The United Nations says that the freshly imposed restrictions by Israel on Gaza risk causing a "dramatic deterioration"... More

Olga Sanchez Cordero, designated Interior Minister of Mexico's President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, arrives to the campaign headquarters in Mexico City,
Mexico's president-elect to create Truth Commissions for disappeared people

Mexico City, July 19 (RHC)-- Mexico's future secretary of the interior said the government of President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador will implement a natio... More

Colombian teachers during the June 2017 strike demanding better working conditions.  Photo: EFE
Colombian teachers to strike against violence, poor conditions

Bogota, July 19 (RHC)-- Colombia’s National Federation of Educators (Fecode) has announced they will hold a national strike next Wednesday... More

The National Meteorological Institute predicts rainfall to continue until Thursday.   Photo: Facebook: Comisión Nacional de Emergencias
Costa Rica loses $10 million in damages after major storms

San Jose, July 19 (RHC)-- Heavy rain showers in Costa Rica are reportedly costing the state millions of dollars as one city after another announces a "red ... More

U.S. lawmakers hold hearings on Donald Trump’s plans to reorganize government.   Photo: U.S. Senate
U.S. lawmakers hold hearings on Donald Trump’s plans to reorganize government

Washington, July 19 (RHC)-- In the United States, on Capitol Hill, Senate committees are holding hearings on President Donald Trump’s proposal to reorganize t... More

EU and Japan sign one of world’s largest trade-acts.   Photo: AP
EU and Japan sign one of world’s largest trade-acts

Tokyo, July 19 (RHC)-- The European Union and Japan have signed one of the world’s largest free-trade agreements during a meeting of leaders in Tokyo.  The t... More

Direct flights resume between Ethiopia and Eritrea.   Photo: Reuters
Direct flights resume between Ethiopia and Eritrea

Addis Ababa, July 19 (RHC)-- In East Africa, the first direct flights between Ethiopia and Eritrea in 20 years have taken off from Addis Ababa, connecting Eritr... More

Demonstrators take to the streets to demand Lula's release from prison.  Photo: Twitter / @LulaOficial
Brazilians take to the streets to mark 100 days of Lula's imprisonment

Brasilia, July 18 (RHC)-- National protests are taking place throughout Brazil to mark 100 days since former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has b... More

Israel tightens blockade on Gaza by closing the Kerem Shalom crossing to the strip.   Photo: Reuters FILE
Israel closes crossing, stopping Gaza fuel and gas supply

Tel Aviv, July 18 (RHC)-- Israel has closed the Kerem Shalom crossing to any gas and fuel supplies to the Gaza Strip.  ... More

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