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Brazil asks diplomats to fix image as...

Brazil asks diplomats to fix image as...

Latin America

Sun, Aug 25 2019

Members of the public sent strong messages to Brazilian embassies, regarding the Amazon fire.

Infographic: Amazon rainforest...

Infographic: Amazon rainforest...

Latin America

Sat, Aug 24 2019

There have been more than 72,800 fires in Brazil this year, with more than half in the Amazon region...

Why is part of the Amazon burning?

Why is part of the Amazon burning?

Latin America

Sat, Aug 24 2019

The dramatic scale of this year's fires is the result of a significant acceleration of deforestation...

As EU threatens trade retaliation, Brazil...

As EU threatens trade retaliation, Brazil...

Latin America

Sat, Aug 24 2019

The fires in the world's largest rainforest have sparked street protests around the planet

UN, France raise concern over Amazon...

UN, France raise concern over Amazon...

Latin America

Fri, Aug 23 2019

Official figures show nearly 73,000 forest fires were recorded in Brazil in the first eight months of...

Gunmen kill 5 detainees held in Mexico...

Gunmen kill 5 detainees held in Mexico...

Latin America

Sat, Aug 3 2019

The group opened fire on the five unidentified men in their cells at Guanjuanto state police station...

57 dead in Brazil prison riot

57 dead in Brazil prison riot

Latin America

Tue, Jul 30 2019

Prisoners belonging to the Comando Classe A gang set fire to a cell containing inmates from the rival...

Mexico to help create 20,000 jobs in...

Mexico to help create 20,000 jobs in...

Latin America

Sun, Jul 28 2019

There has been a surge this year in migrant apprehensions on the US southern border with Mexico

19 dead from poisoned alcohol in Costa...

19 dead from poisoned alcohol in Costa...

Latin America

Sun, Jul 21 2019

Authorities have confiscated some 30,000 bottles and are carrying out a countrywide investigation

7 reported dead in Bahamas helicopter...

7 reported dead in Bahamas helicopter...

Latin America

Fri, Jul 5 2019

The chopper went down near a small outcrop in the country's north early on Thursday morning

Mexico national guard shows lighter...

Mexico national guard shows lighter...

Latin America

Wed, Jun 26 2019

Mexico has not traditionally used security forces to stop undocumented migrants leaving the country for...

Guatemala: Didn't pledge to accept US-bound...

Guatemala: Didn't pledge to accept US-bound...

Latin America

Wed, Jun 19 2019

Neighboring Mexico has so far refused to take on the safe third country role despite pressure from...

Massive power outage hits Argentina,...

Massive power outage hits Argentina,...

Latin America

Sun, Jun 16 2019

Two Argentine power companies confirmed the failure knocked out electricity throughout Argentina, without...

Corruption tainted Guatemala set to...

Corruption tainted Guatemala set to...

Latin America

Sun, Jun 16 2019

Gang violence, poverty and streams of US-bound migrants have dominated campaigning in Central America's...

Colombian ex-Marxist guerrilla takes...

Colombian ex-Marxist guerrilla takes...

Latin America

Wed, Jun 12 2019

US is seeking Jesus Santrich's extradition on alleged drug charges 

Infographic: Southern Patagonia Ice...

Infographic: Southern Patagonia Ice...

Latin America

Sun, Jun 2 2019

Chile’s 12,000 sqkm Southern Patagonia Ice Field has split in two and is likely to continue to...

6 inmates killed in Ecuador prison...

6 inmates killed in Ecuador prison...

Latin America

Fri, May 31 2019

Five of the victims have been identified while the sixth remains unknown

US boycotts UN arms forum as Venezuela...

US boycotts UN arms forum as Venezuela...

Latin America

Tue, May 28 2019

The Trump administration, which has stepped up sanctions against the government of Nicolas Maduro, has...

Clashes in four Brazil prisons leave...

Clashes in four Brazil prisons leave...

Latin America

Tue, May 28 2019

Officials had initially put the number of dead at 42

Venezuela's Maduro proposes early elections...

Venezuela's Maduro proposes early elections...

Latin America

Tue, May 21 2019

Maduro accuses Guaido of staging a US-backed coup against his socialist administration and says he will...

Armed group kills 11 in a bar in northern...

Armed group kills 11 in a bar in northern...

Latin America

Mon, May 20 2019

There was no information regarding possible motivation for the crime and no arrests had been made by...