AFP Americas News Agenda for March 3

Duty Editor: Daniel Woolls

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What's happening in the Americas on Sunday:

WASHINGTON: Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak addresses the opening day of the annual conference of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee. 2200 GMT. Expect coverage (US-ISRAEL-DIPLOMACY-POLITICS)

-- Monitoring the unmanned Dragon capsule launched by private firm SpaceX after a thruster outage delays its resupply mission to the International Space Station. Coverage on merit (US-SPACE-ISS-SPACEX)

-- Republican Mitt Romney speaks out in a television interview for the first time since his election loss to President Barack Obama last year. 1430 GMT. File picture. Expect coverage (US-POLITICS-ROMNEY)