Thursday, May 27, 2010

Daily Headlines: May 27, 2010

* Peru: Seven-year-old Daisy Cuevas’ question on immigration to first lady Michelle Obama last week has caught the attention of her family and supporters in her mother’s native Peru.

* Brazil: Move over Telesur? President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva lunched an international TV channel that will broadcast in 49 African countries and soon throughout the Western Hemisphere.

* Venezuela: A group of ten U.S. senators sent a letter to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton supporting the designation of Venezuela as a “state sponsor of terrorism.”

* Latin America: Mexico, Costa Rica, and Paraguay all lost to European teams in warm-up matches ahead of the upcoming World Cup.

Image –The Telegraph (“First lady Michelle Obama, right, talks with students, including the second-grader, far left, who told Obama during the first lady's visit to her gym class that her mother said President Obama was 'taking everybody away that doesn't have papers'”).
Online Sources - ESPN, AFP, Reuters, LAHT, BBC News, CNN,

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