Thursday, July 5, 2012
Daily Headlines: July 5, 2012
* Latin America: Representatives at the International Whaling Commission meeting this week in Panama approved the expansion of whaling quotas to St Vincent & the Grenadines and rejected a South American-backed plan to create a South Atlantic Whale Sanctuary.
* Cuba: At least three people died in Cuba due to a recent cholera outbreak allegedly caused by contaminated well water.
* U.S.: The League of United Latin American Citizens backed a resolution supporting the legalization of same-sex marriage.
* Mexico: U.S. officers handed over to Mexican authorities suspected La Familia drug gang operative Anel Violeta Noriega Rios "La Bonita".
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