Monday, September 17, 2012
Daily Headlines: September 17, 2012
* South America: The Bolivian and Venezuela governments rejected being placed on a White House drug trafficking "black list" released last Friday.
* Brazil: According to a Brazilian media report former president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva was the “chief” in the alleged “mensalao” corruption network implicating over thirty politicians and publicists.
* Mexico: At least two Mexico state legislators allied with the PRI political party were murdered over the weekend.
* Argentina: Juan Martin del Potro’s decision to drop out of his second Davis Cup semifinal match due to injury may have cost Argentina the chance to reach the finals.
Video Source – YouTube via AFP
Online Sources- ABC News, Mercopress, Fox News Latino, CBC