Guatemala ends search for volcano victims with 200 still missing

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Guatemala At least 110 died as ash and dirt from Fuego volcano swallowed up communities Relatives and volunteers work search for missing villagers after eruptions from Fuego volcano on 17 June. Thousands remain in emergency shelters. Photograph: Rodrigo Abd/AP Guatemala has ended its search Läs mer…

Iván Duque wins election to become Colombia's president

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Colombia Conservative opponent of Farc peace process wins long and divisive campaign Supporters of president-elect Iván Duque at his party’s campaign HQ in Bogotá. Photograph: Mauricio Duenas Castaneda/EPA Colombia has chosen Iván Duque, a conservative neophyte, to be its next president after a long Läs mer…

Separation at the border: children wait in cages at south Texas warehouse

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US Border Patrol allows reporters to visit holding facility Democrats press on separations but White House digs in Inside an old warehouse in south Texas, hundreds of children wait away from their parents in a series of cages created by metal fencing. One cage Läs mer…

Prominent Democrat makes urgent plea to end family separations: 'It's on us all'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US immigration Ted Cruz challenger Beto O’Rourke says nation will be judged on whether it takes action against ‘un-American’ policy New figures reveal almost 2,000 children have been separated from their families in six weeks. Photograph: Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images Responsibility for the separation of Läs mer…

Hurricane Maria would have killed my mother – as it did thousands like her

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Puerto Rico Opinion Donald Trump was not the only one who failed to aid Puerto Rico Hurricane Maria was followed by societal collapse. A portion of the blame must lie with the island’s own government Opinion: Trump must answer for the deaths in Puerto Läs mer…

After off-pitch upheavals, team colours lose allure for some Brazil fans

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brazil The national side’s famous yellow and green shirts have been tainted in some people’s eyes by association with political conflict Football fans from Brazil sing songs and enjoy the party atmosphere of the World Cup near Red Square in Moscow but at home Läs mer…

The Observer view on Nicaragua’s critical need for a new direction | Observer editorial

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Nicaragua Opinion The Observer view on Nicaragua’s critical need for a new direction Observer editorial It should be clear to Daniel Ortega that change is urgently needed now his people have turned against him The word ‘asesino’ (murderer) is painted over a mural of Läs mer…

Colombia votes in election that could become fresh poll on Farc deal

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Colombia Key decider in presidential runoff will be who can win votes that went to centrists defeated in first round Supporters of Colombian presidential candidate Gustavo Petro turn out ahead of Sunday’ election runoff between Petro and Iván Duque. Photograph: Luis Robayo/AFP/Getty Images Colombia Läs mer…

Venezuela: teargas explosion at club in Caracas kills 17 people

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Venezuela The device went off during a fight between several people, causing a stampede The Venezuelan interior minister, Néstor Reverol, said authorities had arrested seven people and the investigation was ongoing. Photograph: Carlos Garcia Rawlins/Reuters At least 17 people died at a Caracas nightclub Läs mer…

Peace has come to Colombia but poverty remains – in pictures

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; As Colombia votes in a presidential runoff election on Sunday Colombians daily struggles in the aftermath of 50 years of conflict are captured by the Danish photographer Mads Nissen, who has documented the civil war in Colombia since 2010, in his book We Are Läs mer…

Rising clarinet star's ex-girlfriend must pay $375,000 for trying to sabotage his career

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Canada Ontario court calls case of Eric Abramovitz, whose girlfriend faked a rejection letter from his dream school, ‘despicable interference’ The young clarinet player had applied to study with a renowned instructor at a prestigious music school in Los Angeles. Photograph: Benjamin Ealovega/Handout By Läs mer…

Banksy print stolen from unauthorized exhibit in Toronto

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Banksy Police investigating theft of Trolley Hunters print from exhibit curated by the artist’s former manager Play Video 0:33 Banksy print stolen from Toronto exhibition – video Canadian police have launched an investigation after the theft of a Banksy print from an unauthorized exhibit Läs mer…

Timeline: Oxfam sexual exploitation scandal in Haiti

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Oxfam Key events in aftermath of news that Oxfam covered up inquiry into staff paying for sex Roland van Hauwermeiren was in charge of Oxfam operations in Haiti and Chad when sex workers were allegedly hired by staff. Photograph: BTM A leaked document shows Läs mer…

What if Canada had backed wind energy instead of the oil sands?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; $2,688 Based on gas prices in Fort McMurray on 27 May 2018, driving a car with a fuel efficiency of 12 litres per 100km for 16,000km would cost drivers about $2,688. $190.40 Driving a Chevy Bolt electric vehicle using 28 kilowatt hours (kWh) for Läs mer…

First Nations offer to buy equity in pipeline to have say project's future

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Canada Despite high-profile protests some indigenous Canadians believe only way to mitigate environmental impacts is through ownership Indigenous leaders and others demonstrate against the expansion of the Kinder Morgans Trans Mountain pipeline project in Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada on 10 March. Photograph: Jason Redmond/AFP/Getty Läs mer…