CentAm Extraordinary Summit on Disaster Begins

1 San Salvador, Oct 25. -Central American presidents and representatives are participating in an extraordinary summit in San Salvador to take common actions to face the disasters caused by recent heavy rains.Central America: Summit to Assess Damages The summit is being held in a room at the International Airport of Comalapa, 26 miles southeast of San Salvador, where participants are

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UN Speeds Up Aid to Haiti for Cholera

18 United Nations, Oct 24. -The United Nations is speeding up medical aid to Haiti to face the outbreak of cholera that has provoked the death of at least 150 people, as confirmed by a high official of the organization Friday. Catherine Bragg, vice coordinator for humanitarian assistance, said to reporters that the assistance to Haiti includes workers, 300,000 anti-cholera

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