Mexico: Omar Trevino, alleged leader of Los Zetas, is captured

Elements of the Federal Police and the Mexican Army captured early today Omar Trevino, alias ‘Z-42’, the alleged leader of the bloody cartel Los Zetas, in an exclusive village in the northeast of the country, said sources of the Attorney General of the Republic and...

Ecuador confirms visit of chancellors and secretary of UNASUR to Venezuela

The Minister for Foreign Affairs, Ricardo Patino, confirmed through his Twitter account the visit of a delegation of three chancellors and the secretary of UNASUR, Ernesto Samper, to Venezuela, a country shaken by an economic crisis and the government´s complaints about an...

Esmeraldas is declared in state of emergency by propagation of Chikungunya

The Mayor of the city of Esmeraldas, Lenin Lara, as President of the Committee of Emergency Operations (COE for its Spanish acronym), with the aim of allocating necessary resources and actions to combat the outbreak of the Chikungunya virus, declared this Tuesday March 3 the...

Businessmen will plan their work roadmap after agreements with the Government and in six months they will analyze the results

The President of the Ecuadorian Business Committee (CEE for its Spanish acronym), Henry Kronfle, revealed that business associations will develop within 30 days a “roadmap” of the work they will have to do after the agreements reached with the Government during their...

Netanyahu rejected Obama´s reviews on his speech to the Congress

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu today rejected the reviews the US President, Barack Obama, made on his speech before the Congress, in which he warned that the agreement on the Iranian nuclear program will not prevent Tehran from getting the atomic weapon. Obam...

Coal mine explosion in Ukraine leaves 32 dead so far

About 32 workers died today in an explosion in the Zasyadko coal mine, located in Donbass, in eastern Ukraine. Local officials said that about 70 people were working in the mine when the blast occurred. “We have been reported of 32 dead, but we do not know exactly how many...

Pdvsa company failed the disbursements to finance the Pacífico Refinery

During the last three years the company Petróleos de Venezuela SA (PDVSA) did not make all disbursements agreed as a strategic partner to finance the construction of the Pacífico Refinery. This became known after an examination of the General Comptroller of the State and a report...

The CONAIE and labor organizations will attend the People’s Summit in Quito

The main leaders of the Confederation of Indigenous Nationalities of Ecuador (CONAIE) and trade union organizations of the country convened their bases on Monday March 2, to attend the People’s Summit: “for the unity, the sovereignty and the defense of the...