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Mexico pressed to find missing students
US and the Organisation of American States join appeals for country to solve disappearance of 43 students last month.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2014 12:16 GMT
Analysis: El Salvador's post-poll challenges
Commentators say the main challenge for the new government is to reduce deep political divisions within the population.
Last updated: 17 Mar 2014 15:23 GMT
Venezuela opposition blasts FM's speech to UN
Henrique Capriles says speech on protests by Elias Jaua to UN Human Rights Council in Geneva is "full of lies".
Last updated: 04 Mar 2014 15:05 GMT
Police violence under review in Brazil
Criticism of police using excessive force intensifies as mass demonstrations continue.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2013 15:57 GMT
OAS chief calls for drug violence debate
Push for reform to the "war on drugs" grows ahead of an Organisation of American States meeting in Guatemala in June.
Last updated: 26 May 2013 12:49 GMT
Former Guatemala leader faces genocide charge
Ex-dictator Efrain Rios Montt on trial for the killings of more than 1,750 indigenous people during his 1982-83 rule.
Last updated: 29 Jan 2013 00:19 GMT
Filipinos protest tough new cyber law
Critics say legislation billed as a way to curb internet crime may be used to silence dissent.
Last updated: 03 Oct 2012 08:46 GMT
Mexico court rules against military trials
Supreme Court rules to turn alleged human rights violations by the military over to civilian courts.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2012 09:44 GMT
Is the Inter-American Commission of Human Rights too progressive?
By maintaining its independence and standing up to member states, the IACHR has irritated too many governments at once.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2012 10:21 GMT
Arroyo pleads not guilty to corruption charge
Former Philippine president and husband enter pleas in alleged bribery case related to deal with Chinese company.
Last updated: 11 Apr 2012 05:17 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
Swathes of the British electorate continue to show discontent with all things European, including immigration.
A glimpse into the universe's oldest galaxies
Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
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