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Analysis: Why leftists don't win in Colombia
Despite deep inequality and South America's leftward tilt, Colombia's voters consistently favour conservatives.
Last updated: 26 May 2014 10:23 GMT
Five reasons to care about Colombia's polls
Arms dealers, coffee drinkers and potential holidaymakers, take note.
Last updated: 25 May 2014 07:31 GMT
Colombians reflect on election issues
Security, health, education and the economy rank as the most important issues for Colombians.
Last updated: 24 May 2014 12:36 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
Colombia: Refugees in their own country
The more than five million Colombians forced from their homes are finding it difficult to return to their lands.
Last updated: 18 May 2014 13:09 GMT
Is hoarding causing Venezuela food shortages?
As bizarre as it may seem in a country with the world's largest oil reserves, all agree food hoarding is a real problem.
Last updated: 02 Mar 2014 13:51 GMT
Armed Venezuelans fear 'Syria scenario'
Pro-government collectives seen as defenders of democratic socialism by supporters and armed thugs by opponents.
Last updated: 24 Feb 2014 21:52 GMT
Major rival protests staged in Venezuela
Police and anti-government protesters confront each in the capital Caracas.
Last updated: 23 Feb 2014 07:12 GMT
Caracas in turmoil as protests continue
Venezuela's opposition takes to the streets, accusing President Maduro of mismanagement and calling for his resignation.
Last updated: 20 Feb 2014 10:36 GMT
Clinics attacked in Venezuela vote violence
Patients react angrily as opposition is blamed for attacking Cuban doctors, journalists and supermarkets.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2013 10:28 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
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Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
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Libya: Let the scramble for oil money begin
Turkey's first ladies and the headscarf controversy
Confronting ISIL: Why bombing is doomed to fail
In Pictures: Lebanon's dying fishing industry
Plagued by pollution, over-fishing and rapid development along the coast, Lebanon's fishermen struggle to make a living.
In Pictures: Sierra Leone's Ebola survivors
Survivors of the disease are often stigmatised after they return to their communities.
In Pictures: Kashmir copes with floods
Volunteers spring up across Srinagar city to help overcome worst flooding in century amid fear of disease outbreak.
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