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Nicaragua canal plans 'threaten environment'
Critics warn plan to build waterway to rival historic canal of neighbour Panama could have disastrous consequences.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2014 20:47 GMT
Venezuela restores ties with Panama
Relations were broke off after President Maduro accused Panama of joining the US in an "open conspiracy" against him.
Last updated: 02 Jul 2014 08:42 GMT
Did Colombia's war on drugs succeed?
Security in Colombia has improved, but critics say campaign caused human rights abuses and empowered Mexican cartels.
Last updated: 22 May 2014 11:24 GMT
Juan Carlos Varela wins Panama presidency
Incumbent president's deputy-turned-rival elected as country's next president with almost 40 percent of the vote.
Last updated: 05 May 2014 03:04 GMT
Panama presidential polls show tight finish
Ruling party candidate has slight lead in presidential polls, which put the three leading candidates a few points apart.
Last updated: 04 May 2014 22:50 GMT
Panama to elect new president amid close race
Voters bid farewell to President Ricardo Martinelli, who is constitutionally barred from running for second term.
Last updated: 04 May 2014 21:40 GMT
Panama canal revenue fails to tackle poverty
Despite having one of the fastest growing economies in the world, up to a third of Panamanians wallow in poverty.
Last updated: 04 May 2014 11:59 GMT
Top Venezuela opposition MP blocked by troops
Clashes break out as anti-government activist Maria Corina Machado is barred from entering parliament.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2014 12:11 GMT
Death toll rises in Venezuela protests
Soldier and pregnant woman killed in latest bout of violence as top opposition politician loses her seat in Congress.
Last updated: 25 Mar 2014 08:15 GMT
Pots and pans protests vent anger at Maduro
More than 5,000 people blew horns and whistles and carried banners in Caracas to protest against socialist president.
Last updated: 09 Mar 2014 03:56 GMT
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