Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Daily Headlines: September 23, 2014

* Brazil: The Brazilian government will reportedly not endorse an international deforestation plan to be presented at the U.N. climate summit today.

* Venezuela: Judges once again postponed the trial of Leopoldo Lopez, the imprisoned opposition leader facing numerous charges related to politically charged violence last February.

* Bolivia: “I want you to know that my greatest wish is that October 12 will be a winning day,” declared President Evo Morales who will likely win reelection next month.

* Panama: Activision Blizzard, the company behind the popular "Call of Duty" video game series, filed a motion to dismiss a defamation lawsuit from ex-Panamanian strongman Manuel Noriega.

Video Source – NTDTV via YouTube (Video uploaded in November 2013).

Online Sources – Xinhua; ABC News; LAHT; The Latin Americanist; CNN

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