The opposition sat down with President Nicolás Maduro in Vatican-led talks, leading to much criticism from observers. But there is a chance the move could lead to a peaceful resolution.
Canada's Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, has come under fire for calling Fidel Castro a 'remarkable leader' without making any mention of the Cuban president's human rights record.
After voters rejected a previous peace deal last month, the Colombian president will sign a revised accord Thursday with leaders of the leftist rebel group, sending the measure to Congress for final approval.
A mass eulogy was held in Cuba's capital Tuesday night as tens of thousands of Cubans gathered to pay their respects, along with several world leaders who delivered tributes.
El Caballo, as Cubans knew him, became an international icon through his support to liberationist causes across the developing world.
Russian artist Maria Gasanova adjusts her make-up as she finishes 'The Siberian Beauty' body art work, from her 'The Alive Painting' series, before the opening ceremony of the Cultural Universiade as part of preparations for the 2019 Winter Universiade Krasnoyarsk, in the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, Russia on Friday.
Haiti's election officials say that they may have the preliminary results of its presidential election as early as next Monday.
The region's leaders were generally guarded, the press a little more vocal. Beneath it all swirls uncertainty as to what a Trump presidency will actually look like.
Venezuela's president has encouraged city dwellers to farm wherever they can, but many have said the program is not a solution to the country's food shortage and economic problems.
Tony Saca arrested: Three former presidents of El Salvador have now faced investigation on similar charges, reflecting a broader stand against corruption throughout Latin America.