Central America

June 10, 2021

US State Department: Humanitarian Challenges in Central America

Announcing New Assistance to Respond to Humanitarian Challenges in Central America Washington, DC (STL.News) Senior Advisor to the President on Migration Amy Pope announced more than $57 million in new humanitarian assistance at the June 10 Solidarity Event for Forcibly Displaced Persons and Host Communities in Central America and Mexico.  The...

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June 2, 2021

Secretary Blinken’s Meeting with Central America Foreign Ministers

Washington, DC (STL.News) The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken met yesterday with Foreign Ministers from Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Panama, and Mexico in San Jose at a meeting of the Central America Integration System (SICA), the economic and political organization...

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June 1, 2021

US State Department: Strengthening Democracy in Central America

Strengthening Democracy in Central America and Addressing Root Causes of Migration at Central American Integration System Meeting Washington, DC (STL.News) Press Statement By Department Spokesperson: Secretary Antony J. Blinken is traveling to Central America on June 1-2, 2021 to engage with leaders from the region at a meeting of the Central...

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January 10, 2021

Central America: Soldiers deployed to stop migrants

(STL.News) Tensions continue to escalate in central America, the U.S.-bound migrant caravans attempted to cross over through Mexico.  Over 4000 Guatemalan and Honduran soldiers will be deployed to stop migrants from advancing.  Due to devastating hurricanes and coronavirus pandemic, pushed millions of people into poverty. ? YouTube video provided courtesy...

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July 27, 2020

Secretary Pompeo’s Call with Costa Rican Foreign Minister Solano

Washington, DC (STL.News) The US Department of State The following is attributable to Principal Deputy Spokesperson Cale Brown: Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo spoke today with Costa Rican Foreign Minister Rodolfo Solano Quiros.  Secretary Pompeo commended Foreign Minister Solano on our continued security cooperation and track record of success in counter-narcotics efforts, as well...

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