Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Daily Headlines: December 17, 2014
* Brazil: The presidents of Guatemala and Costa Rica could be implicated in a multibillion-dollar bribery scheme allegedly carried out at Brazilian state-run energy giant Petrobras.
* Haiti: Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe may have resigned but that didn’t stop thousands of Haitians from participating in anti-government protests on Tuesday.
* Mexico: At least eleven people died in clashes between rival “self-defense” groups in Michoacán state.
* Panama: The World Bank’s International Finance Corp will provide $300 million in financing for construction of a Panama wind farm that will be the largest in Central America.
Video Source – YouTube user AFP
Online Sources – Reuters; Al Jazeera; Tico Times; euronews