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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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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Hijacking Nigeria's #BringBackOurGirls campaign
It will take more than natural resources for Africa to rise
Climate change: Europe's unfinished business
Jose Maria Figueres
Afghanistan's opium problem will keep growing
Cuba's war on Ebola
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