- Panama: Unrest has died down in Bocas del Toro province after a strike by banana workers led to two deaths, but unions are calling for a 24-hour national strike to begin at midnight.
- Cuba: Fidel Castro returned to Cuban television for a long interview in which he appeared in normal health and said that war between the US and Iran was inevitable.
- Nicaragua: Former president Arnaldo Alemán, convicted of corruption but then pardoned by rival Daniel Ortega, will again run for president of Nicaragua in 2011. The announcement comes just days after a Panamanian court announced that it would drop money laundering charges against Alemán.
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Online Sources: Telemetro (Panama), ABC News, Associated Press