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Zika virus: Can El Salvador limit pregnancies? – BBC

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Concerns about foetal damage from the Zika virus has prompted some Latin America governments to ask women to put off getting pregnant until more is known about it.

But in El Salvador, as in much of Central America, where abortion is illegal and contraception not widely available, the advice can be difficult to follow.

Katy Watson reports from El Salvador.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-35478966

Guatemala’s elections marred by scandels

Reporting and producing for France 24. Filming/editing by Matthieu Comin.   A government rocked by a corruption scandal, a wave of public protests, a president who resigns after being stripped of his immunity: this is the state of Guatemala just days away from presidential elections. So who will Guatemalans vote for on September 6, and can they overcome the crisis?…