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A second chance for President Funes in El Salvador
The government deserves credit for supporting the gang truce, but must reform its own approach to the 'problem'.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2012 18:19 GMT
Vice President Marco Rubio?
Will Rubio's Cuban background be enough to tip the balance of Latino votes in Romney's favour?
Last updated: 23 May 2012 10:49 GMT
El Salvador gears up for 2014 presidential elections
The country's economic growth and crime rates may affect the election more than the parties' choice of candidates.
Last updated: 13 May 2012 17:31 GMT
El Salvador's gang truce
A promising truce brokered by the Church that has reduced homicides by an average of 10 people per day should be upheld.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2012 12:52 GMT
El Salvador's FMLN wobbles, but doesn't fall down
Despite ARENA's advance in the Legislative Assembly, no party has a simple majority.
Last updated: 17 Mar 2012 14:54 GMT
Decriminalising drugs in the Western hemisphere
In a break with his past positions, Guatemala's president recently suggested decriminalising illegal drugs.
Last updated: 14 Mar 2012 10:35 GMT
El Salvador's brutal civil war: What we still don't know
Twenty years after peace accords were signed, many aspects of El Salvador's long civil war remain murky.
Last updated: 01 Mar 2012 13:39 GMT
How will Montt defend himself in Guatemala?
The former dictator will have to answer for the armed forces’ actions, which claimed several lives, during the hearing.
Last updated: 03 Feb 2012 13:49 GMT
Republicans derail US ambassador to El Salvador
Despite her commendable performance, Mari Carmen Aponte will not be returning to El Salvador as ambassador.
Last updated: 13 Jan 2012 19:40 GMT
Defending human rights in Latin America
It was a watershed year for bringing human rights abusers to justice in Latin America.
Last updated: 09 Jan 2012 19:37 GMT
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Surviving the post-employment economy
The author argues that in the new economy, it's people, not skills or majors, that have lost value.
On the record: Journalism is not a crime
Colleagues of detained Al Jazeera journalists press demands for their release, 100 days after their arrest in Egypt.
Will the internet set us free?
Mehdi Hasan discusses online freedoms and the potential of the web with Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales.
Infographic: How India forms a government
A tight race seems likely as 814 million voters elect leaders in world's largest democracy next week.
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Sudan: Failure to talk?
East Ukraine crisis and the 'fascist' matrix
Lessons from beyond the mass grave
Algeria: The challenge of poor choices
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Israeli military courts: Masquerading as justice?
Celebrating the debris of Greek democracy
In Pictures: Residents mourn Aswan violence
Egyptians mourn in Aswan after several days of clan fighting earlier this month left 23 people dead and 40 injured.
In Pictures: Remembering Deir Yassin
Palestinians were met with Israeli indifference during march to commemorate 66th anniversary of Deir Yassin massacre.
In Pictures: Battleground Varanasi
Ancient city will see BJP's Narendra Modi and AAP's Arvind Kejriwal face off on May 12 at end of India's polling.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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