* Mexico: At least 55 bodies were found in an abandoned mine that police believe to have been a “dumping ground” for drug gangs.
* Colombia: The FARC rebels released videos of five hostages who have been held captive for over a decade.
* Dominican Republic: An application was filed with the Inter-American Court of Human Rights to look into the 1994 disappearance of Dominican opposition figure Narciso Gonzalez Medina.
* Venezuela: A Chinese firm is set to purchase a two-thirds stake in a massive gold deposit located in southern Venezuela.
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