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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
Is law and order breaking down in Honduras?
We ask if the prison fire that left 350 inmates dead reveals the poor state of the country's prison and justice system.
Inside Story Americas
Inside Story Americas
Last updated: 01 Mar 2012 10:13 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Reappearing the disappeared of Operation Condor
Against the odds: Syria's flourishing mediascape
Enrico De Angelis
Indonesia and the Philippines: A tale of two democracies
Richard Javad Heydarian
It's time for the EU to impose sanctions on Israel
Can international law save Iraq's Yazidis?
Nail polish: Anti-rape or anti-woman?
In Pictures: New Orleans' lingering blight
Nine years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the US' Gulf Coast, New Orleans still struggles to recover.
In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
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