* Latin American economies are expected to grow by nearly 5% according to a U.N. economic official.
* A diplomatic dispute has grown between
* An Argentine federal judge ordered former de facto leader Reynaldo Bignone to face prosecution on charges of human rights abuses.
* The Panama Canal Authority will most likely refuse shippers’ request to gradually phase in toll increases.
Links- International Herald Tribune, Journal
Image- betabodega.com (Peruvian protest against Alberto Fujimori)