Monday, December 13, 2010

Daily Headlines: December 13, 2010

* Venezuela: Venezuela's Energy and Oil Minister said that the country has become the third-largest exporter of oil to China.

* Honduras: Former Honduran president Manuel Zelaya blasted the “reckless accusations” in a 2008 U.S. diplomatic cable unearthed by Wikileaks claiming that he had links to organized crime.

* Argentina: Police were sent to monitor a Buenos Aires park where residents clashed with about 1000 immigrant squatters.

* Brazil: An executive order issued last week ensured that same-sex Brazilian couples receive pension rights.

Image – LAHT
Online Sources- Sydney Morning Herald, Bloomberg, LAHT, MSNBC

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