Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Daily Headlines: August 28, 2013

* Caribbean: Cuba officials reported 163 new cholera cases on the island this year while there has been a recent spike in the number of people infected by cholera in the Dominican Republic.

* Brazil: Brazilian Foreign Minister Antonio Patriota resigned from his post after he admitted that he helped smuggle a Bolivian opposition figure into Brazil.

* U.S.: According to a new Gallup poll Latinos have shifted their approval of U.S. President Barack Obama more than non-Hispanic whites and blacks.

* Mexico: President Enrique Peña Nieto introduced a new security plan that includes creating a militarized police force with thousands of officers.

Video Source – YouTube via CNN

Online Sources- Miami Herald; Prensa Latina; Fox News Latino; Businessweek; Reuters

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