Latin American Minerals Inc.

Latin American Minerals Inc.

April 18, 2008 15:00 ET

Latin American Minerals Clarifies Disclosure

As a result of a review by the British Columbia Securities Commission, Latin American Minerals is issuing the following press release to clarify its disclosure.

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 18, 2008) - Latin American Minerals Inc. (TSX VENTURE:LAT) announces that it has filed an amended and restated Management Discussion and Analysis for the period ended September 30, 2007 ("Amended MD&A") on SEDAR. The filing was made at the request of the British Columbia Securities Commission as part of its continuous disclosure review. The Amended MD&A more closely reflects the requirements of National Instrument 51-102, in particular the disclosure concerning the operations of LAT's exploration properties and related party transactions. The Amended MD&A supersedes the version previously filed.

The Amended MD&A may be viewed at

LAT is a mineral exploration company focused on the acquisition and development of base and precious metals projects in under-explored but highly prospective countries of Latin America.

The TSXV has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or the accuracy of this release.

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