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El Salvador leader turns palace into museum
President Sanchez Ceren gives up official residence, turning into a museum and arts centre to reflect national identity.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2014 07:13 GMT
Ex-rebel sworn in as El Salvador president
Salvador Sanchez Ceren, a former schoolteacher turned rebel commander, is sworn in to lead Central American nation.
Last updated: 02 Jun 2014 02:12 GMT
New quake shakes 'on red alert' Nicaragua
President raises alert level to red after a 6.6-magnitude earthquake on Friday follows one the day before.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2014 06:25 GMT
Venezuela to mark Chavez death anniversary
Students maintain barricades in some cities and activists hold new rallies while government plans to honour late leader.
Last updated: 05 Mar 2014 15:35 GMT
Nicaragua scraps presidential term limits
The reform adopted by the National Assembly allows President Ortega to run for fourth term.
Last updated: 29 Jan 2014 06:51 GMT
Bolivia's Morales offers asylum to Snowden
Bolivian president's offer to US whistleblower comes after his flight was diverted on what he says at US' behest.
Last updated: 06 Jul 2013 19:06 GMT
Venezuela president offers asylum to Snowden
Nicolas Maduro offers "humanitarian asylum" to ex-US intelligence contractor who leaked surveillance programme details.
Last updated: 06 Jul 2013 01:15 GMT
The battle to define Hugo Chavez's legacy
The death of Chavez may have immediate regional implications, but his legacy will live on.
Last updated: 07 Mar 2013 07:34 GMT
How will Chavez's illness affect the region?
Social movements and leftist governments have benefited from the Venezuelan president's vision of integration.
Last updated: 14 Jan 2013 12:05 GMT
Supporters rally for ailing Venezuela leader
Government organises show of support for Hugo Chavez on what was supposed to be presidential inauguration day.
Last updated: 11 Jan 2013 05:00 GMT
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A soft approach to returning British fighters
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