After bridge explosions, Venezuela's Hugo Chávez and Colombia's Alvaro Uribe agree on one thing: current conflict won't be resolved without outside mediation.
11/22/2009 12:00 am
The most recent Latin American leader to overturn presidential term limits is Nicaragua's Daniel Ortega.
11/19/2009 12:00 am
Critics of Colombia President Álvaro Uribe's decision to sign the accord say it is 'unbalanced' for Colombia. Far-left and moderate leaders alike have expressed concerns about an increasing US presence in the region.
10/30/2009 01:00 am
Supreme Court justices face death threats as they investigate dozens of legislators’ links to paramilitary groups.
10/22/2009 01:00 am
United Nations Special Rapporteur Margaret Sekaggya told a congressional panel Tuesday of her continued concern over what she has called a ‘pattern of harassment and persecution against human rights defenders.’
10/21/2009 01:00 am
FARC fighters seed country with mines made from common materials that are hard to police.
09/07/2009 01:00 am
A new strategy in Afghanistan to combat the opium trade draws on US experience curbing cocaine shipments in Latin America.
08/27/2009 01:00 am
Before Washington ramps up yet another losing war on drugs, why not let a commission construct a better policy?
08/11/2009 01:00 am
Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez sought a region-wide censure of the pending agreement at a summit Monday in Quito, Ecuador. But other leaders were declined to condemn it outright.
08/10/2009 01:00 am
Venezuela and Ecuador have strongly condemned the pending agreement, which would allow the US to use three bases for counternarcotics and counterinsurgency surveillance.
07/29/2009 01:00 am