Vice president spoke with country's president on Monday
Bodyguard shot one of the assailants who approached vehicle
Decision comes after pledge to promote global LGBTQ rights.
La Soufriére on St. Vincent began to erupt on April 9
Former Cuba president stepped down as first secretary
Canada law took effect in 2018
Luisa Revilla Urcia passed away on Thursday
Chriton passed away nearly a month after attack
Lawmakers approved 'Marriage for All' bill in December
Series of constitutional amendments signed into law on Monday.