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Joe Biden could prevent deportation of more than a million immigrants

US President-elect Joe Biden is considering plan that would shield more than a million immigrants from Honduras and Guatemala from deportation after they were battled by hurricanes. Biden’s transition team team is weighing whether to grant them Temporary Protected Status (TPS). The programme allows people already in the United States at the time of the […]

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Hurricane Iota wrecks havoc as rescue efforts reveal destruction

At least 40 people have been killed in Central America after Hurricane Iota triggered landslides and flooding, sweeping through the already waterlogged region. As rescue work continues authorities expect the number of deaths to rise. Most of the deaths have been in Nicaragua and Honduras. Iota made landfall on Nicaragua’s coast late Monday as a […]

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Central America – Honduras, Guatemala brace for another Tropical Storm ‘Iota’

Reeling under the destruction after Hurricane Eta, Honduras and Guatemala are bracing for another tropical storm to hit the region. A statement on from the United States-based National Hurricane Center (NHC) warned that Tropical Storm Iota was expected to strengthen, bringing “dangerous winds, storm surge and rainfall” to Central America starting on Monday. “Iota is […]