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US accuses Suriname president's son of terror
Prosecutors charged Dino Bouterse with inviting people he thought were from Hezbollah to set up base in his country.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2013 06:53 GMT
Suriname leader: son arrested to embarrass me
President Desi Bouterse says his son was arrested in the US on cocaine-trafficking charges to disrupt a regional summit.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2013 03:35 GMT
Iran accused of Latin America 'terror' plot
Argentine state prosecutor says Iran tried to infiltrate eight countries in the region to carry out attacks.
Last updated: 30 May 2013 00:30 GMT
Millions to switch off for 'Earth Hour'
Lights in cities around the world to be turned off in symbolic show of support for campaign against climate change.
Last updated: 23 Mar 2013 10:10 GMT
S Korea inaugurates first female president
Park Geun-Hye takes office amid high tensions on the Korean peninsula in the wake of North Korea's third nuclear test.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2013 10:56 GMT
Chile envoy in Ghana over held Argentine ship
Chilean sailors among crew of vessel seized by Ghana over dispute with creditors about Argentina's 2002 bond default.
Last updated: 14 Oct 2012 09:32 GMT
Washington puts its money on proxy war
The US has been training, advising and conducting joint exercises all over the world with "proxy war on its mind".
Last updated: 14 Aug 2012 16:36 GMT
Trial of Suriname president put on hold
Muder trial of Desi Bouterse and 24 others adjourned until constitutional court can review recently adopted amnesty law.
Last updated: 11 May 2012 20:31 GMT
Ruling party wins presidency in Guyana
Donald Ramotar's victory marks the fifth straight presidential election won by the South American nation's ruling party.
Last updated: 02 Dec 2011 01:31 GMT
French Guiana attracts tide of immigrants
Porous borders and "liberal" laws turn French region in South America into a gateway to Europe.
Last updated: 19 Nov 2011 10:33 GMT
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