The Mexican government has created a large marine reserve around a group of islands home to hundreds of species including rays, whales and sea turtles. The Revillagigedo Archipelago is a group of volcanic islands off the country’s south-east coast.
President Juan Orlando Hernández has governed Honduras since January 2014 and hopes that on Sunday voters will re-elect him for another four-year term. An incumbent running for re-election would not raise eyebrows in most other countries but it has caused consternation among some in Honduras.
During his tenure, Prime Minister Stephen Harper apologized for the residential schools program that sought to wipe out aboriginal culture and language. In 2006, Mr. Harper apologized for a head tax and other measures used to restrict Chinese immigration to Canada.
OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau offered a broad and emotional apology on Friday to indigenous people in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador, where for much of the 20th century indigenous children were compelled to
Allegations of election fraud, tyranny, drug trafficking and interference by communist provocateurs will cast a long shadow over Hondurans when they head to the polls on Sunday for a vote that threatens to plunge the volatile Central American country into fresh political turmoil.
Journalist Stefano Pozzebon contributed to this report reported from Mar del Plata. CNN’s Eliott C. McLaughlin, Ana Melgar, Sarah Chiplin, Schams Elwazer and Claudia Dominguez contributed to this report.
Argentina’s navy has said there is still no sign of a submarine that disappeared nine days ago. Although an event “consistent with an explosion” was detected north of the ARA San Juan’s last-known location, spokesman Captain Enrique Baldi said there had been no more trace of it.