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Salvadoran gov't deploys armored cars to support police against gangs
| EL SALVADOR GANGS | 29 de julio de 2015
San Salvador, Jul 29 (EFE).- The Salvadoran military on Wednesday in this capital and several nearby zones deployed four armored cars to support the police in the operation to provide security to transport workers threatened by the gangs who are insisting they stop providing bus service to local residents.
Hillary Clinton to ask for lifting of embargo on Cuba
| US CUBA/CLINTON | 29 de julio de 2015
Miami, Jul 29 (EFE).- Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton this week will ask Congress to lift the embargo on Cuba during a scheduled visit to South Florida, where she will participate in two public events, her campaign office announced Wednesday in a communique.
Protests by taxi, bus drivers snarl traffic in Colombia's capital
| COLOMBIA PROTESTS | 29 de julio de 2015
Bogota, Jul 29 (EFE).- Protests by taxi and bus drivers demanding better working conditions and a government crackdown on the Uber app-based private driver service caused major traffic delays on Wednesday in the Colombian capital.
India to be world's most populous country by 2022, U.N. says
| UN POPULATION | 29 de julio de 2015
United Nations, Jul 29 (EFE).- India in 2022 will be the world's most populous country, finally overtaking China, with about 1.4 billion residents, according to estimates made public on Wednesday by the United Nations.