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Castillo announces that he will resign his salary as president of Peru and will continue with that of teacher

Nerea ChicoteMadrid Updated:25/07/2021 18:19h Keep Related newsPedro Castillo, president-elect of Peru, announced this Saturday that will resign his salary as agent. Likewise, he also reported that he will ask the National Parliament that both the salary of the ministers and that of the congressmen be reduce to 50%. Castillo, who will serve as president with the salary that corresponds to him for his teaching profession, announced these measures in a ceremony held at the Peru Libre National Congress: president's salary. We are going to drive the destinations of our country with teacher's salary», He reported. In addition, he added that they are going to propose "first to Congress that the salaries of ministers and congressmen be cut by half." Clarifying that "that is cl...
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Portugal loses its ‘Captain of April’

Francisco ChaconCONTINUECorrespondent in Lisbon Updated:25/07/2021 17:10h Keep Related newsPortugal will never forget its 'Captain of April', Othello Saraiva de Carvalho, who died this Sunday, July 25, at the Lisbon Military Hospital. His life is forever linked to the historical April 25, 1974, the day that Portugal managed to leave behind the darkness of the longest dictatorship in Europe and open the doors of democracy. And it would not have been the same at all without the most emblematic captain of the Portuguese Army, without his contribution so that the neighboring country could turn the page with the atypical Carnation Revolution.His was the coordination of the military operations, which he directed with a pacifist approach while 'Grândola, vila morena', by José Af...
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Venezuela, a paradise for those claimed by Interpol

Ludmila VinogradoffCONTINUECorrespondent in Caracas Updated:07/24/2021 17:27h Keep Related newsAll of Venezuela, especially its capital Caracas, has become a red paradise. The analyst Alejandro Rebolledo has used the term "country lair" for the hierarchs requested by the authorities, whose twelve heads have a price of 95 million in reward that the US justice has offered since 2020.Despite the fact that more than 5 million Venezuelans have had to emigrate fleeing the misery and famine to which the Nicolás Maduro regime has subjected, the country is filling with people requested by Interpol from other territories. They buy their visa between 3,000 and 10,000 dollars, according to the category of the alien fugitive.The first to have a futuristic vision was CiliaSubscribe to ...
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Why does Maduro choose Mexico for his meeting with the opposition?

Borja RamaMexico Updated:07/24/2021 13:59h Keep Related newsThe sister nation will be the stage in which the negotiations of the Government of Venezuela with the opposition, led by Juan Guaidó. The conditions imposed by the Administration of the South American country go through the lifting of sanctions and the cessation of alleged plans to overthrow it. Let us remember that Maduro was re-elected for an additional six years in premature elections in 2018, in which international observation was lacking and which were signaled by certain subversive tactics, including the loss of a job or the extinction of social assistance. voters if they did not go to the polls. The choice of Mexico is not peculiarSubscribe to read this newsEnjoy this summer all the exclusive contents of A...
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Biden authorizes $ 100 million in emergency funding for Afghan refugees

ABCWashington Updated:24/07/2021 13:12h Keep Related newsThe president of United States, Joe Biden, yesterday authorized a game of 100 million from the emergency fund to face an "unexpected" refugee crisis, which would also include applicants for a special visa for Afghans, given the worsening of the situation in Afghanistan, the White House reported in a statement. Biden has authorized $ 200 million worth of services and items from the inventories of US government agencies.The United States is preparing to begin evacuating thousands of Afghan applicants from special immigration visas (SIV) who risk retaliation from Taliban insurgents because they worked for the US government.The first batch of evacuees and their families are expected to be transferred before the end of th...
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China sanctions seven Americans, including former Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross

Agencies Updated:24/07/2021 10:45h Keep Related newsThe Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China announced this Friday that it will sanction seven American individuals, including the former Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross, in response to the warnings issued last week by the US Government against many other Chinese officials for the "repression" in Hong Kong. The United States announced the sanctions last Friday as part of an economic alert on "the increasing risks»For international companies operating in the country and the Chinese Special Administrative Region.In its response, China accuses Washington of "fabricating" this warning to "baselessly discredit Hong Kong's business environment and illegally sanction many officials of the Chinese central government...
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A bad calculation

Updated:24/07/2021 01:28h Keep Related OpinionsThe Northern Ireland Protocol to the EU-UK withdrawal agreement was not the most difficult point to negotiate in the long Brexit saga. Continental Europeans, fed up with so many unexpected twists of the script, accepted the elaborate design proposed by London: the free movement of goods was guaranteed on the island of Ireland in exchange for creating an intra-British border. It was a much worse solution in economic terms than the one negotiated by Theresa May's team, in favor of the merchandise from all over her country continuing to access the domestic market. But Boris Johnson's legitimate option was to deviate as much as possible from European norms, with the clear limit of safeguarding the peace accords in Ireland, whic...
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London freezes assets of Maduro’s Colombian front man, Álex Saab

ABCLondon Updated:07/24/2021 01:27h Keep Related newsThe British Government announced sanctions against two Colombian contractors for embezzlement in Venezuela, within the framework of a second round of global anti-corruption sanctions, which also includes personalities from Equatorial Guinea, Zimbabwe and Iraq.Colombian businessman Álex Nain Saab Morán and his partner Álvaro Enrique Pulido Vargas will see their assets frozen in the United Kingdom, where they will be banned from traveling "to ensure that they can no longer channel their money through British banks or enter the country" said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in a statement.The two contractors, linked to President Nicolás Maduro, were sanctioned "for exploiting two public programs in Venezuela created to supply...
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Dissatisfaction in the US over Biden’s lukewarm sanctions on the Cuban regime

David AlandeteCONTINUEWashington Updated:24/07/2021 05:48h Keep Related newsThe long-awaited announcement by Joe Biden The sanctions against the Cuban regime resulted in penalties for a minister and an armed group dependent on the Ministry of the Interior, which, moreover, was already sanctioned by the previous administration. The Cuban exile, Republican legislators and part of the Democrats have known little. As the influential senator has said Marco Rubio, himself the son of exiles from the island, these measures announced by Biden seem "symbolic" and "meaningless."On Thursday, the White House sanctioned the Minister of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Cuba, Alvaro Lopez Miera, and the National Special Brigade of the Ministry of the Interior, the so-called Black Berets...
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The Salvadoran Prosecutor’s Office calls for the capture of former President Sánchez Cerén for “corruption”

ABC Updated:23/07/2021 20:45h Keep Related newsThe Prosecutor's Office of El Salvador ordered the arrest of the former president of the country Salvador Sánchez Cerén for alleged money laundering during his time as vice president, in the mandate of Mauricio Funes (2009-2014). According to Efe, the attorney general, Rodolfo Delgado, announced that he ordered the arrest of former President Sánchez Cerén for allegedly receiving $ 530,000 in irregular payments from state funds when he was vice president of Funes (2009-2014), who has lived in Nicaragua since 2016 and received the nationality of that country. Sánchez Cerén thus becomes the fourth president of the Salvadoran democratic stage to be required by the Prosecutor's Office on charges of corruption.In addition, as reporte...