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From Guantanamo to Montevideo and on to Havana
The arrival of Guantanamo detainees in Uruguay boosted Mujica's reputation and put Cuba back on the regional agenda.
Massimo Di Ricco
Last updated: 17 Dec 2014 16:34 GMT
Washington and Havana: Closer, but no cigar
US finds itself increasingly isolated in the region when it comes to Cuba.
Last updated: 27 Apr 2014 12:20 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
Panama demands Venezuela pay $1bn debt
President Martinelli asks Caracas not to use decision to cut diplomatic ties with Panama as "excuse" to not pay debt.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2014 05:39 GMT
Marijuana Wars - Part Two
In the second half of a special investigation, we look at legalisation and drug violence in the US and Latin America.
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Last updated: 06 Mar 2014 11:45 GMT
The State Department and a tale of two coup-type things
The US has a history of being non-committal to defining coups when it goes against their interests, writes author.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2013 13:21 GMT
Ganging up on violence in Honduras
Although a recent truce between rival gangs in Honduras won't provide a panacea to the violence, it's a good first step.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2013 12:44 GMT
Rival Honduras gangs declare truce
Two of the most violent gangs apologise for their crimes and seek talks with the government on rehabilitation and jobs.
Last updated: 28 May 2013 23:57 GMT
Violence against indigenous women and the twofold challenge
Militarisation of indigenous territories force women to face unconscionable abuses based on gender discrimination.
Karmen Ramirez Boscan
Last updated: 31 Mar 2013 16:06 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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