Topic: Center for International Policy
José Ramón Machado Ventura, 80, will fill Raul Castro's old spot as No. 2 in power, while Ramiro Valdes will take over the No. 3 role. Both have collaborated with the Fidel and Raul Castro since at least the 1950s.
04/20/2011 08:00 am
Bay of Pigs celebrations coincides with Communist Party congress in Cuba.
04/17/2011 05:48 pm
Current leaders of Mexico and Colombia were relieved that Prop 19 failed, but former leaders feel more free to express their support of relaxing drug laws.
11/03/2010 12:55 pm
The standoff between Ecuador President Rafael Correa and police ended Thursday night but the alleged Ecuador coup attempt underscores the region's instability.
10/01/2010 11:16 am
Western leaders sent messages of support to Hamid Karzai after his opponent dropped out of the election in Afghanistan. But the US is also exploring alternatives, including a closer association with local leaders.
11/02/2009 12:00 am
The Taliban could expand their influence to more Pashtun areas by merging its pan-Islamic goals with the long-suppressed dream of a Pashtun state.
10/08/2009 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
But renewed dialogue with the Castro government is likely to start and end with that one issue.
07/14/2009 01:00 am
His reforms make it easier for Cuban-Americans to visit and financially support family on the island. But some Latin leaders say the changes don’t go far enough.
04/13/2009 01:00 am
With food prices on the rise, 'community kitchens' provide half a million Lima residents with affordable daily meals.
07/29/2008 01:00 am