Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Daily Headlines: September 11, 2013

* Venezuela: Venezuela's annual inflation rate hit a five-year high of 45.3% in August despite a slower increase in consumer prices.

* Dominican Republic: Authorities confirmed that the parents of at least seven children have formally accused the ex-Vatican envoy to the Dominican Republic of sexual abuse.

* Brazil: According to new preliminary government data the rate of deforestation in the Amazon may have increased by 35% over the past year.

* Mexico: Mexico’s All the Rights of Everybody coalition received the King of Spain Human Rights Prize yesterday.

Video Source – YouTube via AFP

Online Sources- LAHT; Reuters; GlobalPost

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